Tracks for specific music genres that can be broken down into their key elements 13/08/10
Loopmasters are launching a new concept this week: DJ Mix Tools. In short each Mix Tool package contains 4 genre-specific tracks that can be broken down into their key elements (including drum grooves, percussion tops, synths, basslines as well as effect builds, breakdowns and drops). These elements are then ready to be mixed into DJ live sets and studio productions, essentially allowing DJs to remix live. This week DJ Mix Tools will be launching with Swedish House and Minimal Underground Techno, with other packs to follow including Tech House and Deep Minimal, Dubstep, Trance, Deep and Soulful House. Here's the Loopmasters press release with the details...
DJ MIXTOOLS from LOOPMASTERS are a brand new concept for forward-thinking DJs and live artists. Imagine buying a track but then being able to separate that track into its key elements and having ROYALTY FREE access to remix, effect, chop and loop the parts in your own individual style to create an exciting and refreshing new mix... welcome to the world of DJ MIXTOOLS.
Created by some of the most respected producers from a wide-range of genres DJ Each DJ MIXTOOL package is broken down into long 'progressive' mix stems including drum grooves, percussion tops, synths, basslines as well as effect builds, breakdowns and drops, professionally mastered using state of the art analogue EQ and compression and limiting ready to mix into your decks and computer DJ sets.
Launching with key genres such as TECH HOUSE, MINIMAL, DEEP and SOULFUL, TECHNO, DUBSTEP, TRANCE and DRUM & BASS. Each title contains 4 genre specific 'tracks' in the same BPM and key which can be broken down to use in Live sets and in creative ways by DJs and producers.
DJ MIXTOOLS offer new and exciting possibilities for studio production and live performance. These tools give a DJ the ability to essentially remix live and the product raises the bar for tools a DJ has at his disposal to work a crowd. As mentioned all loops and samples provided are presented 'royalty free' which means that for the first time ever DJs can mix and produce live sets which they are also legally entitled to release as their own without any copyright issues or clearance problems. DJ MIXTOOLS RELEASE DATES:
Aug 13th - Swedish House and Minimal Underground Techno (2 packs)
Aug 20 - Tech House and Deep Minimal
Aug 27 - Deep and Soulful House
Sep 10 - Tech House and Deep Minimal Vol 2
Sep 24 - Minimal Underground Techno Vol 2
Oct TBC - Dubstep and Trance (2 packs)
Pricing and Availability:
Each pack of four DJ Mixtools will retail at £14.95 whilst individual 'tracks' are available for £TBC