A new platform for funding, pressing and selling vinyl records has just launched.
Headquartered in Japan, QRATES' service has shades of Kickstarter, Bandcamp and record distributor. You start by logging onto the QRATES website and putting together a mockup of the release, with options for customizable label and sleeve design and even the choice of vinyl color. The costs are calculated as you put together the mockup, based on the options you choose and the number of records
Be liberated from the laptop as Pioneer DJ launches the XDJ-RX: the perfect marriage of the CDJ platter, a high-performance mixer, and a central, full-color screen featuring dual waveform display. The XDJ-RX inherits much of its DNA from Pioneer DJ’s top-flight NXS line-up, adds pad control with the all-new Loop Slice, and loads rekordbox™ tracks directly from USB key or iOS/Android device (wired) – making it an all-in-one dream for digital DJs. The XDJ-RX is Pioneer DJ’s fir
You can now send us your demo on our Demodrop account: http://demodrop.com/royalcasinorecords **IMPORTANT NOTICE BEFORE SENDING US YOUR DEMOS** Only send us your best tracks. If your music doesn't cut it, the chances are we will only listen to 10 or 20 seconds of each track before deleting it. Please ONLY send us ONE track at a time, if that is your best track and we like it, WE will ask YOU for more! GOLDEN RULE: Make your music as good as you possibly can. DO NOT send us sn
FL Studio 12, the next version of the DAW software, will be available on Mac. Formerly only available for Windows users, meaning Mac owners had to use utilities such as Boot Camp and Parallels Desktop, the company has confirmed it will no longer be a PC-only program as of next year. Image-Line, developers of the software, gave a statement to Attack Magazine, detailing the work that's taking place. "The plugin testing is progressing nicely, and so the team has turned their att
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We knew it was only a matter of time, and it's happened: Pioneer has launched a digitally focused, USB-only media player, or "multi player" as the company is calling this new class of device. The XDJ-1000 features a 7" full-colour touchscreen, full integration with the company's rekordboxplatform, an on-screen Qwerty keyboard for browsing, plus wave zoom, beat counter, phase meter, key analysis, quantised beat-jump and loop move, the ability to load tracks over USB or WiFi, a
Collaborating with fellow music producers isn't always easy.
Enter Splice, a music startup co-founded by former GroupMe cofounder Steve Martocci. Splice helps electronic dance music creators save, share, collaborate, and remix music by working alongside professional music creation tools like Ableton Live. For one, Splice offers musicians access to all of their revisions in the cloud. Let's say you made an awesome song using Ableton Live, but kept working on it. Next thing