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Prodyon Releases Asteroid – Virtual Korg Kaoss Pad

Prodyon has released Asteroid, a virtual Korg Kaoss Pad. The new DJ-Effects plug-in allows you to control a circle on an X/Y-pad that is linked to the various effects like Multi-filter, Slicer or a Phaser. Almost all parameters are fully automatable, including realtime click/pop-free effects switching. It is possible to freely route the circle’s X and Y...

Dancetracks Shutters Its NYC Location – Pins Its Hopes On Mediocre Download Store

Dancetracks, once a staple in the lives of NYC DJs, has announced that it is closing its doors this Friday. The announcement is yet another nail in the coffin for the venerable vinyl format. The East Village store was a weekly addiction to numerous of the town’s top spinners. Dancetracks is now resting its future solely on the web via its online store...

Defective Records Software Updates Major Malfunction To Version 2.0

Defective Records Software updated Major Malfunction to version 2.0. The audio plug-in for use with Ableton Live on the Mac can mutate your audio in real time. Enhancements: • new multi mode, allows for multiple effects per step • in multi mode, allows for serial or parallel routing • in serial multi mode, can rearrange effects in any...

Trent Reznor Relaunches NIN Remix Site

Trent Reznor has relaunched the Nine Inch Nails online remix project on his own servers, after Universal, the parent of his Interscope label, pulled the plug on the endeavor earlier this month. “Sometimes you just have to say… ‘f@%k it’,” Reznor proclaimed on his nin.com website. “The remix site is UP!” We’ve been...

Ableton Releases Live 7

Ableton has officially released Live 7 after a very short beta run. We’ve given you a complete rundown on all of the new features of Live 7, but here’s another quick overview: enhanced audio engine, new and improved devices, better MIDI timing and hardware integration, new Drum Rack workflow, and REX file support with native sliced audio file...