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Native Instruments Introduces ‘Stems’ Audio Format Allowing Greater Manipulation Capabilities

Native Instruments, creators and proprietors of Traktor DJ Software, have announced a new open audio format entitled ‘STEMS’ rolling out in the upcoming months. Introduced in Miami at last week’s Winter Music Conference, Stems primary goal is to make more aspects of music available for manipulation, whether in the studio or in the booth, by DJs, Remixers, and Producers alike. For example, four “Stems” (bass, drums, melody, vocals) exist within each file, which can now be accessed and modified as individual elements.  Each stem file, which ends with stem.mp4, contains a single stereo mix and all 4 parts. Though larger than an MP3 ... Read more

Ibiza Uncut: Episode 1 with Jamie Jones

It took a while, but the summer of 2014 is really a goner by now, as showers and heavy winds are now the daily picture as you open the curtains. But for those of you that just cannot say goodbye to that Indian summer that seemed to last forever, we have a treat for you. You can escape for a little while by tuning into a cool new show produced by the guys of Hypefire TV, which they recorded on the White Isle last season: Ibiza Uncut. You could call it a talkshow, but in a slightly different way than ... Read more