Rane Seventy Rocks at Winter Namm 2020

Posted by AVMaxx on 1/20/2020
Rane Seventy Rocks at Winter Namm 2020
The SEVENTY completely changes the battle at Winter NAMM 2020, From 3 MAG FOUR Contactless Faders To Solid Steel Construction!

Technical Pro Wasp400 Review

Posted by Avmaxx on 5/1/2015 to DJ Equipment
If you need an all-in-one professional PA system that is a complete stand-alone and self-powered unit you need to check out the WASP400 from Technical Pro. Built with the same innovative technology and long lasting design that you can expect from the engineers at Technical Pro this unit is the perfect match for a mobile performer or just kept on-site for an easy to use PA system. If you are traveling from venue to venue and need to bring your own PA system this is for you! If you are looking for professional PA system with a wireless microphone that is extremely user friendly then this is for you!

Dancers Need Music

Posted by AVMAXX on 3/11/2015

Dancers need music.  Dance and music go hand in hand, much the same way as Oreos go with a cold glass of milk, and one would not be the same without the other. They are a pair like a couple who has been married for centuries.

Passive and Active Speakers - Which Ones to Buy?

Posted by Avmaxx on 10/10/2014 to Tips
There are many things that can make or break you as a DJ. Your choice of music is surely one of them, as are your DJing skills. Still, not all things that influence how well you do your thing as a DJ depend that much on you - your gear also influences your success a lot, and where there’s DJing gear, there has to be some serious speakers. If you’re in the market for those, you’ve probably seen there are passive and active types of speakers, and if you don’t know what the difference is, here’s what you need to know in order to make your choice.

Why Lighting Is Integral To Any Performance

Posted by Avmaxx on 9/25/2014 to Lighting
Of all the aspects involved in stage productions, the lighting is decidedly the most often overlooked and simply taken for granted. Yet, the lighting used is one of the most important elements of the ambiance of any performance. The best use of lighting results in its complete lack of noticeability. Good lighting should never detract from the images that are to be illuminated. Good lighting is the most prominent influence in creating moods and environments that coincide with the intended goal of any production.

Is It Time To Upgrade Your Equipment?

Posted by Avmaxx on 9/22/2014 to DJ Equipment
The holiday season can be an especially busy time for the professional disc jockey. If you’ve build a good reputation and nice following in the past few years, you’ll likely find that your schedule books up fast and months in advance. With that thought in mind, it might be a good time to update or upgrade your equipment.

Make Or Break The Party

Posted by Axmaxx on 9/10/2014
As the one behind the music, you’re the one who will make or break the party – whether you’re the DJ at a wedding or a club, or the sound engineer for a band in a large or small venue.

Top Tools For A Fitness Audio System

Posted by Avmaxx on 9/8/2014 to DJ Equipment
Great sound equipment isn’t only for DJs and event organizers. Fitness instructors can also benefit from a great sound system to create more excitement and energy in their classes. The right equipment can make the music really jump and can help instructors better motivate and communicate with their students.

The History Behind DJ Equipment

Posted by Axmaxx on 9/8/2014
The beginnings of recorded music lie in the late 1880s when the first device for recording and playing back sound was invented by Thomas Edison. The phonograph was a cylindrical machine that could play back recordings that had been embedded in tin foil. The technology was swiftly overtaken by a cut disc recording that was to be the first embodiment of the gramophone record that we are all familiar with. Within ten years of recording and playback technology being discovered, wax disks were being played and within another 15 years, the record as we know it was in mass production, taking pride of place in the world of sound recording. This is how the situation remained until a hundred years after the first phonograph recording, the compact disk pulled the rug from under the record's feet.

The Best Light Shows On Music Tours

Posted by Axmaxx on 9/8/2014 to Lighting
Music concerts are very sensory experiences, especially for some of the bands. They don't want to just blow out your eardrums with their music; they want you to have an immersive sensory experience that transcends just staying at home and listening to albums through your home stereo system.

Portability Is King

Posted by Nick on 7/22/2014 to Lighting
Being mobile these days is king. Having the ability to move between locations with your equipment is seen as a huge benefit, and if you're a DJ you have no other choice. If you want to be taken seriously as a DJ you need to be able to bring your equipment to any location in order to stand out from crowd. In order to achieve this you need these pieces of equipment!

DJ On A Budget? You'll Need These!

Posted by Avmaxx on 7/2/2014
Audio work is one of the more expensive industries to break into from scratch. Whether you're an audio designer or a DJ you'll need to own some specific pieces of equipment.

How Important Is Music?

Posted by Cesar on 6/20/2014
These days music is simply background noise to go along with you throughout your day without being in absolute silence.For many it is the playlist that the corporation sends to their stores to play on an infinite loop and drive their employees mad.

5 DJ Tricks for People Who Simply Refuse to Dance

Posted by Cesar on 4/24/2014
Even the most experienced DJ’s end up playing to a crowd who will simply defy expectations every once in a while.

Easy Lighting Techniques at a Musical Event

Posted by Cesar on 4/24/2014
While presiding over a musical event, it is important to get the lighting spot on.