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MOBILE BEAT #207 – ONLINE NOW

July 3, 2019 by Dan Walsh

An Upbeat Mix

It often proves difficult to pull together enough material to bring you the themed issues that we usually produce. In this issue, however, we let go and just let the chips fall...and ended up with some interestingly related articles. While there isn't one main topic in focus, there is definitely a positive perspective evident all around. Thanks for reading, and we hope you enjoy a little lift as you do! ~ Dan Walsh, Editor-in-Chief Click here or the cover to the r... [read more]
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Jock from the Rock Helps Digital DJs Roll

June 19, 2019 by Dan Walsh
He’s not the first European DJ to cross ocean and continent to grace the Mobile Beat Las Vegas stage. But, as far as we know, Phil Morse, founder of Digital DJ Tips, is the first to come from Gibraltar. It’s a tiny piece (2.6 square miles) of British territory that sticks out from the Spanish mainland into the Mediterranean Sea. From this pleasant, subtropical base, Morse, who founded and continues to run one of the leading educational sites for DJs, will travel to Las Vegas this March to help DJs raise their website game. We caught up with Morse to get the scoop on his DJ background and h... [read more]
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Numark Scratch: Game-Changing Mixer Revealed

June 13, 2019 by Dan Walsh

CUMBERLAND, RI - Numark (www.numark.com), a world leader and innovator of DJ... [read more]

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Galaxy Audio’s “JACKS in the BOX” Hook You Up, Wirelessly

June 11, 2019 by Dan Walsh
Bluetooth® Goes Pro at InfoComm with Galaxy Audio’s New “JACKS in the BOX” Receivers
Professional wireless audio is now as simple as connecting a single JIB/BT4R, dual system JIB/BT4RS, or stereo JIB/BT8R to your audio system and pairing it to a phone, tablet, or any other Bluetooth® audio player to stream high-quality Bluetooth audio to a mixer or powered speaker. (Add a Galaxy Audio® GPS-8 or LA4D powered line array, for a complete portable audio system.) The highly portable JIB/BT4R is a monophonic Bluetooth receiver with an XLR connector that plugs directly into an audio mixer or powered speaker. Simple controls... [read more]
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MOBILE BEAT #206 – MUSIC ISSUE – ONLINE NOW

June 7, 2019 by Dan Walsh

The Music Issue

Welcome to our yearly expanded spotlight on the music you play. Along with some great practical performance ideas, some music history and some thoughts about controversial music, we're featuring the Mobile Beat Top 200 music lists, now powered by DJ Event Planner. Enjoy! ~ Dan Walsh, Editor-in-Chief ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ PLAYLIST: A Fresh Coat of Musical Paint - Jay Maxwell Five Easy Wordplay Song Transitions Any DJ Can Do - Staci Nichols Controversy - Steve Sharp To Play or Not to Play? - M... [read more]
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Denon DJ Adds Industry’s First Standalone Hardware Music Streaming to Prime Series

May 21, 2019 by Dan Walsh
Cumberland RI, USA (May 21st, 2019)—Denon DJ (www.denondj.com), a leading manufacturer ofpremium DJ products and solutions, today announced its Prime Series DJ hardware will soon beenabled for both hard-wired and Wi-Fi internet connection. This exclusive, ground-breaking innovationbrings the capability of playing digital music content from the world’s premier DJ streaming services aswell as directly from the Prime Series units, with no necessity for a laptop computer. Denon DJ has partnered with a selection of the industry’s most cutting-edge and content-rich digitalmusic platforms to bring streaming music inside a DJ’s hardware. Exclusiv... [read more]
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MOBILE BEAT #205 – APRIL 2019

April 30, 2019 by Dan Walsh

Think Again!

Inside this Mobile Beat you'll find a bunch of ideas for adjusting your perspective on a variety of DJ issues. We hit on tech misconceptions, the sync button controversy, "sacred cows" and more. So crack open this MB for a DJ reality check! ~ Dan Walsh, Editor-in-Chief ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ PLAYLIST: THINK AGAIN: MYTHS, MISCONCEPTIONS AND REALITY CHECKS Think Again...(Part 1) - Ben Stowe, CTS To Sync or Not to Sync - Staci Nichols Leading vs. Reading - Kevin Freese Sacred Cows… Yeah, We’ve Got ‘Em - Stu Chisholm Risky Busines... [read more]
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Algoriddim Unveils the New djay App for iOS

April 24, 2019 by Dan Walsh
MUNICH, Germany, December 12, 2018 – Algoriddim, winner of multiple Apple Design Awards for its acclaimed music apps, today released an all-new unified djay for iOS that builds on eight years of industry leading DJ technology for mobile platforms. Available as a free download on the App Store, this new version provides everything users need to get started with DJing. Using their Spotify Premium account, users get instant access to mix millions of songs right from within djay. In addition, djay introduces a new live performance audio and video looper, beat-matched sequencing of drums and samples, a streamlined touch friendly interface, and a massive librar... [read more]
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Powerful Pin-spotting, No Cables Needed!

April 24, 2019 by Dan Walsh
Expanding ADJ’s Saber Spot range of compact LED-powered pin spot fixtures, the new Saber Spot Go gives users the freedom to position the unit anywhere a beam of colored light is required thanks to its internal rechargeable battery and wireless DMX receiver. Ideal for event companies, retail display designers and mobile entertainers, the potent unit generates a tight beam of richly-saturated colored light that is perfect for spotlighting tables, highlighting venue features, illuminating shop windows and countless other applications. The Saber Spot Go harnesses the power of a single 15W 4-in-1 quad color RGBW LED mounted behind an ACL (Advanc... [read more]
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MOBILE BEAT #204 – MBLV23

April 5, 2019 by Dan Walsh
MOBILE BEAT #204 - MAR 2019 - MBLV23

Control Yourself

This issue combines a look at maintaining control over your business with coverage of the best yearly opportunity available to DJs for building that business, along with their skills, gear arsenal, industry connections an more: Mobile Beat Las Vegas 2019. ~ Dan Walsh, Editor-in-Chief ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ PLAYLIST: CONTROL YOURSELF Controlling Considerations - Joe Bunn Reclaiming Vacation - Kevin Freese MBLV23 MBLV23 Rocks Vegas - Photos by Jake Klein New MBLV23 People: D... [read more]