Remember how last year, Pioneer DJ looked like it was getting ready for a sale? They even rebranded the company that owns Pioneer DJ and Pioneer Pro Audio into “AlphaTheta”. Now, the massive investment firm KKR (who bought most of Pioneer DJ from Pioneer Electronics in 2015) is selling ownership of the company to Noritsu, a Japanese photo processing machine manufacturer.
Will Pioneer DJ Change?
As always with a sale like this, the executives and PR releases of the company sold are quick to waylay any fears about the company changing dramatically. The official short press...
Here at Marvilous Djs, we are extremely excited about the next big thing in turntablism, Phase DJ. When we first heard about this new technology, like most things, it was a "let's wait and see" attitude. Well, having read some reviews, and watching a good amount of video on Phase DJ, we personally can't wait to get our hands on them.
I, personally, have not bought a pair of needles in some time due to the accuracy of Serato's Control Vinyl, but this may take needles out of the picture entirely. ...
Twenty DJs Over 50 Who Still Top The Bill
Written by David Michael for Passionate DJ.
Check out this list of highly influential DJs who are still kicking it in their 50s, proving that age really is just a number. Passionate DJ has it!
While it can often seem to the public that DJing is a “young man’s game”, there are plenty of examples showing otherwise. Many of the music genres that sort-of “came of age” alongside DJing are still very well represented by the pioneers that helped create them.
If there are any shining...