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Mobile Beat

This is the general editors account for Mobile Beat Magazine and Website. Who reads Mobile Beat online and in print and attends Mobile Beat events? DJs, VJs and KJs to start with, especially those who own and operate mobile entertainment services. They provide music, video, lighting and a myriad other entertainment choices for corporate events, wedding receptions, dances and innumerable other gatherings.




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InMusic appoints Patrick Sullivan as CEO

January 24, 2019 by Mobile Beat
CUMBERLAND, RI USA (January 24, 2019)—InMusic, a global leader in music production, software and consumer electronics brands, today announced the appointment of Patrick Sullivan as President reporting directly to CEO Jack O’Donnell. Sullivan joins inMusic from Guitar Center Corporation and brings significant experience in merchandising music technology brands. In his new role, Sullivan will lead inMusic’s dynamic team during a time of exploding growth across the  enterprise’s growing roster of 16 companies that span categories ranging from keyboards, electronic percussion, DJ hardware and software, rec... [read more]
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Seven Exciting New ADJ Products Set To Debut At NAMM 2019

January 23, 2019 by Mobile Beat
In anticipation of the 2019 NAMM Show in Anaheim, CA, ADJ is pleased to introduce seven exciting new products that will be launched at booth #11438. There’s a distinctive new centerpiece, a compact faze machine, a portable four-head LED wash bar, a wireless DMX bridge, a wireless switch pack built into a T-bar and two exciting new additions to the Startec series of effect fixtures. The Starship is a unique new centerpiece lighting fixture that is ideal for creating impact at the heart of a nightclub lightshow or large mobile lighting rig. It features six bars which each extend out from a central hub and are loaded with four 15W RGBW LEDs. Each of the bars ha... [read more]
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ADJ Group Hires Eddie Short As Global PR & Communications Manager

January 22, 2019 by Mobile Beat
Los Angeles based ADJ Products LLC is expanding its sales and marketing team with the appointment of Eddie Short to help the Group of Companies as global Public Relations and Communications Manager for ADJ Lighting, Avante Audio, American Audio, Accu-Cable, and newly acquired Eliminator Lighting. The ADJ Group is pleased to announce the immediate appointment of Eddie Short as its new PR and Communications Manager. Eddie will be working closely with Marketing Director, Brian Dowdle on the company’s global marketing efforts. Eddie’s role will include writing press releases and stories for the ‘ADJ NewsWave’ digital newsletter as well a... [read more]
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The UK Continues to Innovate with the Launch of Mobile Bookmaker and Casino Websites

January 22, 2019 by Mobile Beat
The UK and wider international gambling industry have gone through some substantial changes in the last 20 years. Technological advancements have made gambling more accessible, diverse, and even more exciting since the internet forced its way into all our lives and began disrupting just about everything industry it touched. The first innovation of course, was online gambling itself. This would introduce the pastime to people in a way that had never been possible before. For the first time, you could bet on blackjack, sports, poker, slot machines, or basically any other form of gambling offered in a brick-and-mortar casino, and you could do it all from your own home. The proliferation and continued development of the internet, along with improved ways to pay online helped facilitate the expanse of this new ... [read more]
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Denon DJ introduces Prime 4, a 4-Channel Standalone DJ System with 10-inch Multi-Touch Display and Dedicated Zone Output

January 19, 2019 by Mobile Beat
Cumberland RI, USA (January 17, 2019) - Denon DJ (www.denondj.com), a leading manufacturer of premium DJ products and solutions, today announced the introduction of their new Prime 4, 4-Deck Standalone DJ system with 10-inch multi-touch/ gesture display, dual-zone output, pro-mixer section, powerful performance pads, dual mic channels and a 2.5-inch built-in SATA drive bay. https://youtu.be/Sk8uIIPwOCw   From Touchscreen to Mainstage Prime 4 features a glorious 10-inch multi-touch/gesture display for the most advanced DJ music library interaction experience available. DJ’s can touch, feel, move and play their music with the elegant swipe of a finger for the ultimate, technology driven tactile experience. Prime 4 will deliver that Mainstage experience to any DJ, and in any venue or gig scena... [read more]
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Four Top Tips for Filling Your Schedule

January 19, 2019 by Mobile Beat
For those looking in from the outside, DJing has the same glamor and sense of otherness as acting or singing. There’s something fantastical about it, and it can often seem that those at the top of their game achieve success as if by magic. Of course, those actually employed in the industry know there’s a whole lot more going on behind the scenes. Success isn’t given, it’s earned, and, as in any profession, you really have to graft to get where you want to be. So, fancy learning how to fill up your diary and boost your bank balance? Then, here are four top tips from those in the know.

Use your weekly downtime wisely 

Although we understand that there are plenty of DJs who have a day job, there are also those who do it full time and, if you’re among... [read more]
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Avante Expands Achromic Series With Launch Of New AS8 Column PA System

January 19, 2019 by Mobile Beat
Following the success of the Achromic full range speakers, Avante is pleased to announce the expansion of its Achromic Series with the introduction of its new AS8. Offering an impressive output from a very compact column system, it is the ideal choice for live PA, musicians, and mobile entertainers looking for an extremely portable PA setup. The fully-featured and easy to setup system comprises an active 8-inch neodymium subwoofer enclosure alongside two column units. One is loaded with six precision-aligned 2.75” neodymium drivers while the other serves as a spacer to lift the speaker column up to optimal height. Both feature Avante’s new SAM (Secure A... [read more]
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Will Apps Be Replaced by High Quality HTML5 Websites?

January 9, 2019 by Mobile Beat
Is the age of the native app / dedicated software coming to a close? Will all software be simply available to use just via Chrome or Firefox some day? If you use Serato, Traktor Pro 3, or even Traktor DJ on your iPhone, you might think “that’s impossible.” However, if you take a look at some of the advanced web apps available through the browser these days in other industries, such as Canva, you might in fact change your opinion - that anything could be possible. With the advent of HTML5, developers have been blessed with greater access to input and output hardware devices, such as through the Web Audi... [read more]
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Promo Only Welcomes Jim Weisz to its Sales & Marketing Team

December 26, 2018 by Mobile Beat
Orlando, December 13, 2018: Promo Only Inc., the industry’s largest licensed provider of promotional music and music video, today announced the addition of PrimeCuts regional manager, Jim Weisz, to its team of sales & marketing professionals. “We’re very excited to have someone with Jim’s talent and experience joining us,” says president and co-founder, Jim Robinson. “His shared passion for music and knowledge of what drives today’s mobile DJ market make him the perfect addition to our staff.” Jim will be assisting his many PrimeCuts customers to transition easily and affordably to Promo Only Online (POOL), as well as helping develop a POOL product line that mirrors well known Prime Cuts selections such as PrimeCuts Weekly, PrimeCuts Monthly, and more. “Obviously the hist... [read more]
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VocoPro Delivers New 15” Powered DJ/Karaoke Party Speaker With RGB Derby Light

December 17, 2018 by Mobile Beat
LOS ANGELES, Calif. Dec. 10, 2018—For karaoke singers and musicians seeking an all-in-one powered speaker with professional DJ light show, audio leader VocoPro today announced its new Thunder-1500. Billed as a total entertainment solution, Vocopro’s Thunder-1500 powered speaker combines a powered speaker with professional DJ lights adding vivid light shows effortlessly to any club or home setting. The audience will feel the music when the 15-inch woofer pumps out 1,000 watts of peak power* The built-in LED derby light flashes out professional light shows that dance to the sound of the music. All Thunder series models are battery powered and ... [read more]