Play it Right-Sylvan Esso

SYLVAN ESSO, a band of two made up of vocalist Amelia Meath and DJ Nicholas Sanborn, was created in 2013. They were founded on the production of Play it Right. Meath asked Sanborn to remix her song, and the product was something quite remarkable. This convinced both to band together and become Sylvan Esso. This […]

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Bonobo Essential Mix

At long last, the master takes to the decks of Radio 1’s essential mix. Bonobo has been releasing quality tunes for over 15 years now, and this mi showcases his inspirations, remixes, and plenty of original tracks. It’s quite the unforgettable journey, showcasing the artist’s incredible mixing (he also plays in a live band). This […]

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Native Instruments announces Traktor DJ iPad app

Both Native Instruments and DJ Tech Tools are abuzz today with the announcement (and subsequent review) of the highly anticipated Traktor DJ app for the iPad. The highly requested and sought after app allows an individual to browse their library and play around with mixing ideas they might use later on, and then sync those […]

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The pressures of an EDM artist

From EDMCanada: Another excellent article from Philip Sherburne from SPIN discussing the tension between the need to create good music and having to play a constant stream of gigs as your only means to earn income in EDM. Since you can no longer earn a good living simply producing music from the comfort of your […]

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Sneak Preview: Traktor’s 2+2 Control DJ Mixer

Take a look at the world’s first 2+2 channel DJ mixer and controller in this brand new video. Very soon, DJs will mix tracks, blend beats, and work effects in a whole new way. For all the latest Traktor news, stay tuned to www.native-instruments.com/traktor and subscribe to the NI YouTube channel. Performance by: Eric Goldstein […]

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Video: Jeremy Ellis On The New Maschine Generation

Watch an incredible performance from Jeremy Ellis with the new Maschine and Maschine Mikro. He creates a track completely from scratch — the sound you hear was recorded live in one take without any overdubs or post production. Filmed at the abandoned former US listening station on Berlin’s Teufelsberg. More about the new Maschine generation: http://www.native-instruments.com/maschine […]

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