Kvadrat is a feature-length documentary that looks at the reality of techno DJing, through the example of Russian DJ Andrey Pushkarev. Filmed as a hybrid between a road-movie and a music video, the film not only illustrates the festive atmosphere of techno night clubs, but also reveals the lesser known side of this profession: weeks of track selection,… Read More New Documentary Looks At The Reality Of Techno DJing
Think electronic dance music artists just go on stage, press play and then wave their hands around? Here’s what Joel Zimmerman, aka Deadmau5, has to say about it: We all hit play. It’s no secret. when it comes to “live” performance of EDM… that’s about the most it seems you can do anyway. Given about 1… Read More Deadmau5 On EDM Performance – ‘We All Hit Play’
Australian producers Mr. Bill and Will Marshall have teamed up to create a live performance template for Ableton Live, complete with MIDI remote script for the Akai APC40. Included with this is a stems-based template for the APC40, designed to help producers begin performing their own material live on stage.
http://vimeo.com/38630111 Reader Will Marshall sent word that he’s updated his DJ template for Ableton Live and the Akai APC40. Here’s what he has to say about it: After a long hiatus, I’ve recently released a new version of my (unexpectedly) popular DJ Template for Ableton and the Akai APC40, which was covered on Synthtopia in… Read More DJ Template For Akai APC40