The Clubbing TV team selected 5 great electronic music gears which would make every DJ & Music producer happy, and yes of course there’s some for every budget !
It’s that time of the year where you have to find the best Christmas gift for your music producer boyfriend or for your kid dreaming of becoming the next David Guetta to play in top nightclubs in ibiza but you’re not a DJ and you don’t produce music so it’s certainly hard to choose.
Well, the team of Clubbing TV made it easier for you and selected 5 great electronic music gears which would make every DJ & Music producer happy, and yes of course there’s some for every budget !
Up to 50€
Your tracks are as important as your headphones, so your files deserve the most reliable USB key. Why not give them a military-style data transport compatible with USB 3.0 and USB 2.0 ?
The anodized Flash Survivor Stealth USB 3.0 flash drives are made from aircraft-grade aluminum housing and they are waterproof to 200 meters, vibration-resistant, and shock-resistant. It comes in 16GB to 1TB size options.
You won’t even mind your drunk manager dropping his glass on them !
You can get them here from Amazon
Up to 100€
Ever wanted to give a truly legendary Christmas gift to a DJ, music producer or sound engineer ? Sennheiser has released its iconic HD 25 monitoring and DJ headphones in a special limited edition with blue earpads.
The HD 25 is among the best-known headphones in the world. They are a firm favorite with DJs and engineers and are used for outside broadcasting and other professional monitoring applications.
The HD 25 BLUE will be available from 23 November at just EUR 99 (MSRP) instead of EUR 149 (MSRP) for the standard HD 25. You can visit www.sennheiser.com/special-deals for a list of dealers offering this promotion.
This special edition is limited to 30,000 items and comes with striking blue earpads. Standard black earpads are included too, as is a straight cable and a screw-on adapter to ¼” (6.3 mm) DJ mixer headphone jack.
Up to 500€
One of the best TR 808 clone but not only for classic techno!
Powered by Roland’s proprietary Analog Circuit Behavior (ACB) technology, the new Roland TR-6S drum machine delivers the entire collection of classic TR drum machines including the 606, 707, 808, and 909 series in a small unit. Are you more in an old school house music 80’s mood or searching for a new daft punk kick ? No problem, with the ability to upload your own samples and construct custom kits alongside the iconic kicks, claps, snares, and hats from the TR series the TR-6S boasts a massive effects section, with numerous filter effects, dynamics processors, reverbs, delays, modulation effects, and a host of audio distorters, crushers, and many more to give your 909 beats a total refresh.
Get it here from Sonovente
Up to 1000€
That’s a classic in the music producer toolkit, the Akai MPC! But don’t think of it as the old 1988 MPC used to produce obscure disco hits, classic east coast hip hop, 1980s house music and classic garage tunes, this is a totally new version : the MPC One, a total music production solution to take your ideas from concept to finalized radio-ready tracks.
The Akai MPC ONE delivers a truly empowering hands-on experience, ready for any music production task. It packs a lot of features and workflow tools into ONE powerful punch. Beat programming, editing, mixing FX and instruments and so much more means an uncompromised creative experience.
MPC One integrates into your creative space with all the ports and jacks you need. USB, MIDI DIN, CV/Gate, and 1/4” line-level audio input. With USB and SD card slots, you can save, transfer and share your music.
Check it here on Reverb
Up to 2000€
If you need a Standalone DJ controller, why not go for the DENON Prime 4 ?
It’s a standalone 4-channel DJ controller with an XXL 10″ touch screen, 4 USB, SD and SATA inputs, a triple XLR master, booth and Zone output, 2 microphone inputs and…16 performance pads !.
And, last but not least, it’s compatible with Serato DJ soon.
Check the full features here at Thomann
For the more lucky folks with bigger budgets :
For the most fortunate scratch lovers, here is Limited Edition DJM-S11-SE Pioneer DJ Mixer With Touchscreen.
It’s designed For Battle Turntablists with a Limited edition featuring the same iconic finish as the DJM-909. The mixer hardware activates both Serato DJ Pro & Rekordbox. But be quick, only 1000 of these have been made available worldwide, get your dj mix collection ready and grab yours here at Stars Music.
If you are looking for more Christmas shopping ideas for DJs & music producers, be sure to check the special episode of From the Studio where Starsky reveals his personal shopping list, you can watch it in our Replay section.