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  • Red Bull 3Style - 3rd Qualifying Night Recap
    Blakey from our Artist Relation team arrived in Poland on the night of the Red Bull 3Style 3rd Qualifier. It wasn't all…
    - 11 Feb 18, 8:24pm -
  • Watch The Sound - Our Favourite Routines
    The Beat Junkies not only contain the world's best turntablists but also invite some of the best into their HQ. Watch Th…
    - 8 Feb 18, 12:57am -
  • Happy Birthday J Dilla!
    February 7th is the day James Yancey aka Jay Dee or J Dilla was born. Heralded as one of the greatest hip hop producers…
    - 7 Feb 18, 9:43pm -
  • In The Mix: DJ Suga Shay
    A Philly and LA club favourite, Suga Shay​ is known in many circles for her fun open-format sets. She recently came by…
    - 7 Feb 18, 8:09pm -
  • Our Favourite Red Bull 3Style Sets
    This article shares our favorite routines from the past 8 years of Red Bull 3Style, that helped shape the competition to…
    - 25 Jan 18, 2:49am -
  • SeratoCast 71 - Nick Hook & DJ Earl
    Off the back of Nick Hook & DJ Earl releasing a joint album and touring the states, they've given us this mix to share w…
    - 23 Jan 18, 8:24pm -
  • Serato Sample Challenge Finalists
    The results are in! (Kind of) Here's what's happening with our Top 10 Serato Sample Challenge contenders.
    - 17 Jan 18, 10:47pm -
  • SeratoCast 70 - Bella Fiasco
    Bella Fiasco - An in-demand club DJ from L.A gets down on this SeratoCast. Listen in for a mix of funky and soulful edit…
    - 11 Jan 18, 12:53am -
  • SeratoCast 69 - Nick Bike
    Listen to Canadian Redbull 3Style finalist and everyone's favorite edit maker, drop a mix that covers a wide array of ge…
    - 14 Dec 17, 8:56pm -
  • The Youngest IDA Champ Ever - DJ K-Swizz
    Watch the IDA World Championship winning set from 14-year-old DJ K-Swizz.
    - 5 Dec 17, 9:14pm -
  • The Youngest IDA Champ Ever - DJ K-Swizz
    Don't let the age fool you, 14-year-old DJ K-Swizz is not only among the best battle DJs in the world but has now been c…
    - 5 Dec 17, 9:14pm -
  • How to Win the Serato Sample Challenge
    So, you've entered your beat in the Serato Sample Challenge. What next? Here is the low-down on how to give yourself the…
    - 5 Dec 17, 9:01am -
  • The Art Of DJing - Dave Clarke
    Techno legend Dave Clarke sat down with Resident Advisor last year and talked in detail about his 30-years inside the DJ…
    - 5 Dec 17, 4:06am -
  • The Mixfitz Win IDA Championship
    Belgium super team The Mixfitz took home the IDA Show category gold in last year's battle. Watch below as the 3 nail a f…
    - 4 Dec 17, 9:46pm -
  • Announcing the Serato Sample Challenge
    Entries are now open for the Serato Sample Challenge. Make a beat, film it and share it with the world for the chance to…
    - 4 Dec 17, 9:00pm -
  • Denon DJ Prime Series in Serato DJ
    We've now got support for the game-changing Denon DJ Prime Series.
    - 4 Dec 17, 1:59am -
  • Recording your sets with Serato DJ
    Share your set with friends, maybe the world, or just listen back to it yourself with Serato DJ's Record function. Our A…
    - 30 Nov 17, 9:48pm -
  • UKF On Air x Serato - Krakota
    Hospital Record's own Krakota throws down over an hour of Drum & Bass.
    - 30 Nov 17, 2:12am -
  • Where Can I Learn To DJ?
    We've compiled a list of educational resources we recommend for learning to DJ, so you can jump straight in and save you…
    - 28 Nov 17, 10:18pm -
  • How To Make A DJ Routine
    Knowing where to start when making a routine can be the most frustrating part of your DJ life. We've found a bunch of wa…
    - 28 Nov 17, 9:41pm -
  • How To Use Serato DJ's Sampler - DJ TechTools
    If you only use Serato DJ's Sampler for dropping air horns between tracks take a moment to learn it's true potential.
    - 28 Nov 17, 9:00pm -
  • In The Mix With DJ Kenzhero
    DJ Kenzhero is a veteran DJ from Johannesburg, South Africa. He recently visited our LA studio and threw down an exclusi…
    - 28 Nov 17, 3:48am -
  • Serato Sample 1.1 is Here
    Our first free update to Serato Sample is available. Now with Cue Output Routing, Undo/Redo functionality, Pad Number/MI…
    - 27 Nov 17, 9:00pm -
  • How A-trak Creates A Routine
    Step into A-Trak's studio, see his ideas and thoughts before they materialize into the polished performances we regularl…
    - 17 Nov 17, 2:43am -

DJs: A Reddit for DJs

  • newCDJ-2000 NSX2 questions before I buy
    I've been DJ'ing since the early oughts on vinyl and to this day still have turntables in my home setup. This worked in…
    - 3 hours ago 20 Feb 19, 8:59am -
  • newBedroom DJs
    What's up everyone, just wondering if there's anyone thats down to share some mixes/tracks and give some feedback? Don't…
    - 6 hours ago 20 Feb 19, 6:09am -
  • newAnyone in Sydney, Melborne, and Cairns.
    Hello all. I'm coming down for a quick vacation 3/5 to 3/20, and planning on hitting up Sydney, Melbourne, and Cairns. W…
    - 7 hours ago 20 Feb 19, 4:23am -
  • newGigbar 2 Woes
    Recently got myself a Gigbar 2, super excited to get it going, but so far not going great. None of the codes in the manu…
    - 9 hours ago 20 Feb 19, 2:25am -
    Hey there guys! I want to start to do some tone play transitions to spice a little my set's, do you know any tutorials o…
    - 9 hours ago 20 Feb 19, 2:13am -
  • newPioneer XDJ-RX2 or Denon Prime4
    So I want to get a standalone system. I am torn between the XDJ-RX2 or the Prime4. I have been leaning towards the Prime…
    - 10 hours ago 20 Feb 19, 1:14am -
  • Would this DJ-99 at this price be a good replacement for my Stanton M.20?
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    - 18 hours ago 19 Feb 19, 5:15pm -
  • Stick Headphone
    Does anyone know where I can find a tutorial on how to turn regular headphones in to stick headphones. I work with a lot…
    - 19 hours ago 19 Feb 19, 5:05pm -
  • WaveLengths Radio - we're back!
    So thank you to everyone who's been following me here - all you DJs with your guestmixes, thank you! I'd just like to le…
    - 19 hours ago 19 Feb 19, 4:52pm -
  • Some weird stuff is happening to my cdj 2000 nxs. Help plz
    This only happens random times. When i play it for about 20 minutes, the buttons become unresponsive (play/cues/hot cues…
    - 19 hours ago 19 Feb 19, 4:31pm -