DJ Equipment: Product Reviews, Ratings and Buying Guides

A DJ without a DJ mixer is like a knight without a sword. But it is not necessary to obsess over getting the most expensive equipment, or the same one that your mentors use. With practice and dedication, you'll soon become a professional DJ. The important thing is to get the best DJ mixer that fits your needs and your ...

A good DJ mixer should be at the heart of any DJ setup. For many beginners, a two-channel mixer will be sufficient and there are some fantastic models on the market. Our research team assessed 15 DJ mixers to determine the functionality and performance. We’ve created a list of top picks and our editor’s choice, the ...

If you want to get into DJing, you’ll need the right controller to get started. A good DJ controller is not only easy to use, but can easily sync with your software, so you don’t need to spend hours mapping the controls. Our team of researchers assessed more than 20 DJ controllers to review functionality and ...

A beginner's guide on what a DJ controller is, how it works, it's setup and how to use it. Also, check out our music mixing tips!

Perfect deejaying needs you to have a pretty solid turntable. Whether your family has entrusted you with the music at the family function or you are playing a set at a house music festival, you will need quality equipment that won’t embarrass you. That said, finding the best DJ turntable will not be a walk in the ...

Of course, all DJs have a pro audio system but, anyone who has a powered speaker or two as part of their DJing arsenal knows better. You're likely to get tons of uses from powered speakers as a DJ, and they hardly break down. First off, they are a perfect choice for live audio.  You can use them for band practicing or ...

We explain how a DJ mixer works, what it requires to work, and the basics of using it.

DJ speakers are not any speakers that you see around. These are speakers with distinctive designs for specific occasions and functions. Professional DJs know why it’s imperative not to use any speaker if they were to stand out in what they do. Delivering outstanding performance is paramount – that’s why pros will ...

We cover the most essential information about DJ controllers, from how they work to how they are different from DJ mixers.

When thinking about spending a leisurely evening listening to your favorite records, you must account for how your record player needle-type will impact the sound quality of your songs. In reality, you seek an experience that will allow you to feel the music and take you back to a time where life had a smooth pace, ...