American Audio VMS4 Media Controller Review

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Overview

The American Audio VMS4 Velocity MIDI Station is a versatile PC/Mac Unit that Includes 4 MIDI and Analog Channels (MIDILOG™), Virtual DJ LE Software, Innofader Cross-Fader Option , Built-In Mousepad, Available MIDI Driver Downloads for All Major DJ Software Titles & Much More at Under-$500 Street Price.

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[NAMM 2013] American Audio VMS Controllers Video

American Audio is on-hand at this year's NAMM 2013 show with a trio of new DJ controllers for the masses to check out. Edgar from American Audio gives Pro Audio Star (our DJ gear partners) an exclusive video look at the new American Audio ELMC-1 (compact/simple MIDI controller), the American Audio VMS DJ (2-deck VDJ controller), and the American Audio VMS Jelly (a DJ controller that glows and pulses to the sound of the music). Check out the video directly from the NAMM floor and my quick breakdown of each after the jump.

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American Audio MXR-Series DJ Mixer/Controllers

American Audio has just announced their new line of MXR-Series DJ Mixer-Controllers that are soon to be released to the Digital DJ market. The new MXR-Series Mixer/Controllers come in three different flavors in order to fit many different DJ styles which include the 10 MXR (10-inch, 2-channel), the 14 MXR (14-inch 4-channel), and the 19 MXR (19-inch, 4-channel Rackmount). All of the faders and knobs are MIDI-mappable to the DJ software of your choice and they come bundled with Virtual DJ LE straight out of the box. Check out the press release and my breakdown inside.

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NAMM 2010 - American Audio VMS4

American Audio introduced the VMS Midi Control, which has 2 jog wheels and 4 channels. Supposedly it also has a pretty seamless integration with Traktor. Also, Im surprised to see you can upgrade the fader to an Innofader. Hit the jump to see the full feature list.

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NAMM 2011 - American Audio Debuts the VMS4-Traktor and the VMS2

At this year's NAMM, American Audio has announced an updated version to their already successful VMS4 media controller now shipping with a version of Traktor called the VMS4-Traktor. Another little surprise announcement is the new American Audio VMS2 media controller which is basically a 2-channel/2-deck version of the popular VMS4. After taking a good look at the pictures, you can tell the differences between the original VMS4 and the new VMS4-Traktor is a bit more than skin deep. Details and Pics Inside.

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American Audio VMS 4.1 Traktor Released

For new consumers who choose to purchase the American Audio VMS 4 as their primary controller of choice for their DJ needs should know that the VMS4.1 has been released and is now going to include a new special version of the Traktor DJ software with tighter integration and an overlay faceplate for the advanced controls. There will also be an upgrade offer to go directly to the new Traktor 2.5 Professional so you won't have to pay an arm and a leg for the latest and greatest DJ Software. Check inside for links and details.

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[Video] 2013 DJ Expo - American Audio Booth

We're here at the Atlantic City DJ Expo at the Trump Taj Mahal Convention Center and we've got loads of HD-Video coverage to show you all, so keep it locked right here for the next 24-hours! Next up, we have the American Audio Booth at the Expo where they had all of their DJ controllers, DJ Etronik (with his headphones) and even the new ELMC1 compact controller were on full display for everyone to see, use, and purchase. Check out our HD-Video of the entire American Audio booth to see how it's all still going down right now.