February 15, 2014 by Jacqueline Smiley
Danish audio innovators AIAIAI joins forces with legendary Hip Hop heavyweights Stones Throw Records to create the limited TMA-1 Stones Throw Edition Headphones. Founded in Los Angeles, by DJ Peanut Butter Wolf in 1996, Indie label Stones Throw Records are notorious for cultivating the sounds of J Dilla, Madlib, MF Doom and a whole lot more. [...]
December 11, 2013 by Jacqueline Smiley
Reloop has released three new turntables proving that vinyl is alive, adaptable and kicking. For DJs playing vinyl and DVS the Reloop RP-7000 (black) and the Reloop RP-7000 LTD. (white) are classic analog turntables. For DJs who want a little more, the Reloop RP-8000 is a dual analog turntable with built in MIDI control. The RP-8000, like the RP-7000s, has Super OEM high [...]
July 4, 2013 by Jacqueline Smiley
After a night of fireworks, head on over to Nitehawk Cinema in Brooklyn for a screening of Metropolis (aka Metoraporisu) a live sound cinema event featuring a live score from Party Supplies. The cult Japanese anime film was inspired by Fritz Lang’s 1927 Metropolis and it blends the original story with a robotic futuristic twist. [...]
February 25, 2013 by Jacqueline Smiley
An essential new band draws surprising studio tips and techniques from a crafty audio pro.
February 6, 2013 by Jacqueline Smiley
Music, thought & creativity do a constant dance with this mega DJ.
November 15, 2012 by Jacqueline Smiley
Will Native Instruments steal the crown from Pioneer or Allen & Heath as the DJ industry standard in mixers? Available now for an MSRP or $799, the recently-launched Traktor Kontrol Z2 is the latest DJ hardware mixer from Native Instruments. Constructed from aircraft-grade aluminum, this is the first standalone professional mixer from Native Instruments to [...]
November 5, 2012 by Jacqueline Smiley
Don’t miss these smart multimedia recording and mixing tips.
September 10, 2012 by Jacqueline Smiley
Will putting these electronics in your ear protect your hearing?
August 24, 2012 by Jacqueline Smiley
ELECTRIC ZOO IS COMING!! We couldn’t have said it better ourselves: “EZ represents the New York dance scene and community and it is one of the best communities in America” – Steve Aoki Electric Zoo: New York’s Electronic Music Festival returns for its fourth year to Randall’s Island Park over Labor Day Weekend on August [...]
Event Choice: “Who Shot Rock & Roll?” Exhibit Now in LA — 10 Questions w/ Album Cover Icon Spencer Drate
July 19, 2012 by Jacqueline Smiley
SonicScoop sits down for an artistic Q&A with an iconic artist.