Category Archives: DJ GEAR

Denon Celebrates 100 Years of Passion for Audio!

Denon, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of high-quality home entertainment products, is celebrating its 100th anniversary in 2010. In 100 years of significant and innovative “firsts,” Denon has continuously brought passion, artistry and the best of technologies to discriminating customers around the world, always providing them with a superior home entertainment experience. Denon Background:…

Media Players and Controllers

Choosing the right equipment is one of the toughest decisions for any mobile disc jockey – especially with so many options in the marketplace. While there are no right or wrong answers, there are selections you can make that will best serve your talents as a DJ, the types of events at which you entertain,…

Furman PL-PRO DMC

Gear Review Furman continues to be a leader in power conditioning units, much due its innovation of product features and ruggedness in touring. Hardly an outboard rack can be seen without an ubiquitous Furman PL-Plus Power Conditioner or two providing both the power distribution and rack-face illumination from its rack light tubes. But do not…

Hello Gorgeous! – DJ Facades Come of Age

Back in the olden days of mobiledjdom, event guests were treated to seeing a typical MDJ’s set-up featuring loose, dangling wires on a tablecloth (or not) covered banquet table. Then, rack-mounted cases came along and to create a better presentation, a few handy DJs designed and constructed their own facades/front boards/DJ booths. It’s true. Necessity…

QSC KW Series Reaches for the Next Level of Speaker Performance

Building on the successful platform of the ABS-molded K Series (which it is designed to complement), the KW Series has been engineered to produce outstanding performance in a second generation wooden enclosure. Manufactured in QSC’s Costa Mesa, California factory, the form factor is consequently more compact and substantially lighter than previous birch enclosure designs. According…

Mackie Launches 1000 Watt Powered Sub Designed for the SRM450v2

Mackie’s brand new SRM1801 Powered Subwoofer delivers the most power, output and low frequency extension in its class, offering tremendous value for any customer interested in adding massive low end to their portable PA system. It is also the first-ever subwoofer specifically designed to pair with the tremendously popular SRM450v2. “We are excited to offer…

It’s the Perfect Time To Upgrade Your Gear

It’s May, 2010 and this is the perfect time to make an investment in upgrading your equipment.  I’ll give you two really good reasons why: The HIRE Act, signed into law this past March, extended the increased 179 Tax Deduction (more about this in a moment). New gear such as LED lighting, a USB digital…

The Tonium Pacemaker

Tonium Pacemaker

Review by Guest Blogger, Mike Wieder We’ve all had it happen.  You’re at an event ready to start when suddenly your computer freezes up or your CD player won’t start.  Your heart starts thumping as you run out the door to your truck and scramble to grab your back-up gear.  Back inside you see that…

DJs Help Shape The Future of Equipment Technology

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On a Monday night in early March, forty DJs converged on the corporate headquarters of Denon DJ in NJ to share ideas that would help shape the future of equipment manufactured for the disc jockey market.  In addition, several of Denon’s newest products were on display for attendees to try out. Both club and mobile…