The Novation Twitch is an exciting new controller that is perfect for digital native DJs and controllerists. Novation deserves credit for leaving behind the two turntable metaphor and coming up with a controller that’s designed for cutting-edge DJing.
You tend to get what you pay for with DJ controllers. The Novation Twitch retails for about $400, and its professional contruction and ample features reflect that.
- Design offers a great balance between ruggedness and portability
- Twitch offers comprehensive digital controls and analog connectivity
- Ideal for controllerism and modern remix and mashup DJ approaches
- Touchstrips are a unique feature that begs for experimentation
- Touchstrips don’t replace platter controls and will take some getting used to
- Channel faders feel a little lightweight
If you’ve used the Novation Twitch, leave a comment with your thoughts on it!