With all of the news surrounding Serato DJ and its newly announced controllers, DVS add-on, and 1.7 upgrade, Traktor is also releasing a few surprises and updates for their DJ's as well. To start things off, Traktor has announced a series of new Remix Sets from Marc Houle, Max Cooper, Wellenrausch, and the Toolroom label. NI is also giving away a free Traktor Pro License with the purchase of any X1 or Z1, and they've also released a new video series called The Future of DJing.
The new Remix sets will give Traktor users brand new songs that have been deconstructed so that users can remix and mash-up these tracks using the Remix decks. These new remix sets are available via Beatport and you can check them out
NI has also announced the new READY, SET, PRO promotion which with the purchase of any X1 or Z1 modular controller that they would get a voucher via email for a FREE copy of the full Traktor Pro 2 software from now until August 31st. Check out the NI website
in order to take advantage of this great deal!
And last but not least, NI has released the second video in their Future of DJing video series which shows famous DJ's Pan-Pot showing how they use the Remix decks to transform tracks and make something new and fresh. This is definitely a sign of many things to come from Native Instruments and we're sure we'll see some brand new software and hardware goodness from the Traktor team very soon. Watch this space for more updates as they develop.