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September 27

Author: Audio1

Category: Videos

VIDEO: A-Trak #RealDJing at Do Over 2016 SF

The one Sunday of the year I don’t go to San Francisco and A-Trak is the unannounced headliner at the Do Over 2016 Block Party. Great set. True definition of Open Format and Real DJing.

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A-TRAK

September 27

Author: Drew Pierce

Category: Videos

September 26

Author: Drew Pierce

Category: Mixes, Podcast

MIX: DMS MINI MIX WEEK #237 DJ DINI

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Mix #237 we have DJ DINI from Los Angeles, California.The Video DJ World Champion, will take your club to the next level. As the resident Video DJ for The world Famous W Hotel in Hollywood, DJ Dini is no stranger to high profile events and celebrity clientele. As the nation’s premier Video DJ, DJ DINI is constantly in demand across the country with clubs looking for a taste of the Hollywood experience. As video DJs are quickly shifting the landscape of club across the globe, DJ Dini remains on the forefront of new technology with his game changing performances.

As a highly accomplished Battle DJ, DINI’s turntable wizardry is unmatched. As professional video editor Dini’s clientele include channels such as ABC, MTV, DISNEY XD, CBS, NBC Universal HD, AMC, SPIKE, THE WB, and more. When these passions are combined the result is an amazing performance that is awe inspiring. His ability to scratch and remix music and video simultaneously is unparalleled. Combining championship DJ skills with Hollywood Movie Magic, DJ DINI is the next level of night life.

With 23+ years of high profile DJing experience, DJ DINI has conquered every aspect of the DJ world. The combination of turntable skills, party rocking knowledge, and video editing expertise is unstoppable. This DJing juggernaut has been smashing clubs, battles, mixtapes, radio, and video since 1993. Having performed across the globe from London, England to Hollywood, California and everywhere in between, his reputation is legendary. Early on in his career he was best known for his Hip Hop mixtapes. In the late 90’s his party rocking and mixing skills earned him a spot on 91.1 WMUA’s Turntable Sweatshop Radio Show which spread his name and reputation across the airwaves. In the early 2000’s Dini focused in on the battle game and battled his way to the top of the circuit earning over 30+ DJ Battle Championship Titles. In 2002, 2003, and 2004 DJ DINI represented Los Angeles at the National DJ Championships. In 2012 Dini took on a new challenge of Video DJ Battles and captured the title of VIDEO DJ WORLD CHAMPION at the Video DJ Conference in Las Vegas.

With the advent of Serato, Dini elevated his club game to new heights and made the most of a new technology. Dini expanded his role into production and became renowned remixer and Video mash-up artist. Dini’s mixes and Videos are played in clubs all over the world by the biggest DJ’s World Wide. As a long time resident for several clubs across Los Angeles including the legendary Cinespace in Hollywood, his party rocking and turntable skills are celebrated by both DJs and party goers. Dini is constantly in demand for some of Hollywood’s biggest and hottest events. With a mix of video and sound this crowd motivator electrifies with his musical stylings. His adrenaline packed shows work audiences into a frenzy. Come check out one of his club nights to experience it for yourself and your life will be changed forever…

Listen to this exclusive dancehall and tropical house mix he made for us at DMS.

For more information about DJ DINI click the links below:

WEBSITE

FACEBOOK

INSTAGRAM

TWITTER

VIMEO

THE SKILLED DJ WEBSITE

Check out the tracklist after the jump with links to download all of the edit’s he used in this mix. Be sure to check back every Monday for a brand new mix. (more…)

September 26

Author: Audio1

Category: Videos

VIDEO: Behind The Scenes at 2016 DMC World DJ Championships

Great news report from overseas on this past weekend’s 2016 DMC World DJ Championships. Congratulations to the 2016 World Champion DJ YUTO from Japan, The runner up, DJ BRACE from Canada and 3rd place world finalist / 2016 US DMC Champion, DJ TRAPS from San Jose, California.

September 26

Author: Drew Pierce

Category: Videos

VIDEO: Celebrate The 25th Anniversary of A Tribe Called Quest Through The Art of Sampling

VinRican of Power 106 celebrates the 25th anniversary of A Tribe Called Quest’s ‘The Low End Theory’ by showcasing classic samples used on the album.

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A TRIBE CALLED QUEST

September 23

Author: Drew Pierce

Category: Music

DMS EXCLUSIVE: Shawn Mendes – Treat You Better (Kue Remix)

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TeamDMS member Kue just dropped this exclusive remix of Shawn Mendes – Treat You Better. Grab it now only on DirectMusicService.

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For more information about KUE click the links below:

WEBSITE

SOUNDCLOUD

INSTAGRAM

TWITTER

FACEBOOK

KUE ON DMS

September 23

Author: Drew Pierce

Category: Weekly Picks

September 23

Author: Drew Pierce

Category: Videos

September 22

Author: Drew Pierce

Category: News

NEWS: Serato DJ 1.9.3

The Serato DJ 1.9.3 update includes a number of important bug fixes and performance improvements for all users as well as an upgrade to the Serato Sampler. Our improved Sampler section now includes 8 slots giving control of 32 samples over 4 banks for sample play. The first Serato DJ enabled controller in our partnership with Roland, the DJ-808, is also supported in this update.

As well as this, 1.9.3 brings support for Ableton Link which enables you to send BPM information over a wireless network to keep multiple Link applications, including Ableton or a second Serato DJ setup in time. Read the rest

Serato Sampler

The Serato DJ Sample Player has been updated from the classic SP-6 and transforms into the new Serato Sampler, which now includes two extra sample slots, allowing a total of eight samples to be loaded at once. We’ve also made a number of changes to the design for better usability.

Roland DJ-808

Support for the DJ-808, the first Serato DJ Enabled controller from our partnership with Roland. It is the first DJ controller to include built-in drum sequencing with Roland’s iconic TR drum sound.

On board is a 4-channel mixer, VT vocal processing unit, ultra high-performance platters with dual-deck control, 2 AIRA link USB ports, MIDI out and tight Serato DJ feature integration.

Ableton Link Integration

Serato DJ now lets you link up with other DJs and devices. Link is a technology that keeps devices in time over a wireless network, a built-in feature of Ableton and a growing number of software and iOS apps.

Bug Fixes and Optimisations

This release includes a number of important stability improvements for all Serato DJs such as a refreshed look and workflow to MIDI mapping.

Read the full list of bug fixes, changes and additions in Serato DJ 1.9.3 Release Notes HERE.

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September 21

Author: Drew Pierce

Category: Videos

VIDEO: Discover the Samples from Classic 2pac Records

VinRican from Power 106 showcases classic samples that were used by 2Pac in honor of his 20 year anniversary since passing away.

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2PAC