Traktor FX Mega Tutorial : Every Single Effect Explained with Examples
This was a custom course offered at Beatworx for someone that wanted to learn to use Traktor after having played on the CDJs for a few years. In this nearly 2 hour session, we go through every single effect in the Traktor arsenal along with practical uses for them. Ashwin BaburaoI’ve been a DJ since […]
DJ Lesson 101 : Introduction to mixing on Turntables for Beginners
A quick session on getting your fundamentals of mixing introduced on the Pioneer PLX-1000 turntables. This is how every DJ class is first taught here at Beatworx by showing the mechanics of DJ’ing using just one simple concept – speeding up or slowing down a record using the platter speed of the motor. ★ […]
Are you an overthinking artist? Here’s how you can stop.
Overthinking is the byproduct of fear and self-doubt that often gets in the way of your creative space, making it harder on ourselves. For artists & creators, a mind unfettered by self-doubt or worry is what helps us achieve peak performance. Here are a great bunch of tips to take home and make part of […]
How to trade a Free Track for Genuine fans?
What is a download gate? Download gates are online tools that work like a barter system for artists, it allows you to share something in return for social fanbase growth. For a musician, it can exponentially grow your followers organically rather than how it would grow with just a plain old free download! The initial […]
‘Smartlists’ are finally here in the new TRAKTOR DJ 3.4(Beta)
The much-awaited update that Traktor DJs have been waiting for is finally here, with their Beta version which is available for download. Adding the new Smartlist feature is going to make browsing through your collection, while you DJ, a lot easier. Smartlists contain everything you’d expect smart playlists to, just as they would appear in […]
How to Improve your Music Programming as a DJ
Music programming is considered to be a DJ’s most important skillset, which constantly develops over time. The process of track selection, and taste, is an art by itself that differs from every artist. Here are a bunch of tips to help you improve your music programming and stand out from your peers. 1. Develop your […]
Why the new Denon Engine Prime v1.5.0 is a Game-changer?
Denon DJ’s preparation software,Engine Prime has just been updated to version 1.5.0. This update brings with a bunch of fantastic new features and improvements to the software. In this article we take a look at the most striking additions and new and improved features in the software making this an engaging option for DJs with […]
A Beginner’s guide on “How to strategize your ‘COMEBACK’ post Covid-19”
As we eagerly anticipate for things to settle down and get back to our usual fast-paced lives, here’s a quick guide on how to utilize this time to your advantage and strategize your comeback post lockdown! 1. Develop your Press Kit A Press kit is a pre-packaged set of promotional materials that […]