Product Reviews

The GigBar Move

It is not often that a product comes along for the mobile DJ market that gets me excited and lives up to my expectations for what I want it to do. The Gig Bar Move did not disappoint. I have…

Mixxx: A free DJ software option!

In my travels as a mobile DJ where I do teaching seminars and workshops. One question asked is are there any alternatives to Serato, Tracktor, or Virtual DJ? or is there an open source DJ program out there that they can…

JBL One Series 104 Reference Monitor Review

I recently received a demo unit of the JBL One Series 104 Reference monitors and I am extremely impressed by the build and performance on these.  I will go over all the specifications, features, and my thoughts on these and…

Product Review: Reloop RP-8000 Hybrid Turntables

By Chase Jewell – Sound & Lighting Tutor For years, I’ve had a pair of Stanton STR8-60 turntables that I used for my events that I would use for doing timecode mixes. This was mostly for my bar, club, and…

Software Review: Jammtext by Mixcity for the Mobile DJ

By Chase Jewell – Sound & Lighting Tutor For the past few months, I’ve been doing a test run of the DJ software Jammtext from Mixcity, which is an interactive video text to screen/slideshow program with social media integration. I…

Book Review: Celebrate Life by Marcello Pedalino

By Gregg Hollmann, “Party Professional” In this article, I review Marcello Pedalino’s just-published book “Celebrate Life – How to live it up, discover fulfillment, and experience the joy you deserve.” For those of you unfamiliar with Marcello (pronounced Mar-Chello), he…