September 10, 2019
Use tracks from Beatport LINK and SoundCloud Go+ in your performances
Bring infinite new sounds to your sets with rekordbox ver. 5.6.1. Set for release on September 10, 2019, the forthcoming version of our music management software seamlessly integrates with Beatport LINK and SoundCloud Go+*1. So, you’ll be able to play tracks from either streaming service (subscriptions required) along with those in your rekordbox library when using rekordbox dj.
A DJ’s most powerful tool is his or her ability to find the best new music and use it to build exciting mixes. Now, with millions of tracks available online, the time is right to bring support for streaming services to rekordbox dj. This development to the software enables you to ‘crate dig’ through SoundCloud Go+ and Beatport LINK’s vast, constantly evolving catalogs and find music to play in your performances. When using Beatport LINK, you can even download songs and play them offline*1. Enjoy the freedom to mix these tracks with those in your rekordbox dj library and use a host of features to create your own sound*2.
*1 Beatport LINK is a subscription service for DJs, making their catalog over 6 million tracks available to stream directly into performance software, such as rekordbox dj. Their upgraded subscription services, Beatport LINK PRO and Beatport LINK PRO+ plans also include an offline locker for up to 50 or 100 tracks respectively, allowing DJs to play these tracks without requiring an internet connection.
*2 Loading to the Sampler, USB Export, Link Export, Link Monitor, Record, and Capture are not available when playing tracks from Beatport LINK and SoundCloud Go+.
All our DJ products that support rekordbox dj are compatible with Beatport LINK and SoundCloud Go+ upon subscription to the relevant service(s): https://rekordbox.com/en/support/link.php
Download Link: https://rekordbox.com/
(Available from September 10 2019)
* If you already have a license key, you can continue to use rekordbox dj free of charge by activating the bundled license key.
* If you use the Plug and Play feature that enables the use of the Performance mode without activating a rekordbox dj license key, you can continue to use Performance mode. Simply connect the hardware (DDJ-1000, DDJ-800, DDJ-400 or DDJ-200) to a PC/Mac that’s running rekordbox ver. 5.6.1.
In order to use tracks from Beatport with rekordbox dj, you’ll need a subscription to Beatport LINK.
Find a list of countries where Beatport LINK is available here (as of Aug 15, 2019).
In order to use music from SoundCloud with rekordbox dj, you’ll need a subscription to SoundCloud Go+.
Find a list of countries where SoundCloud Go+ is available here (as of Aug 15, 2019).
Download or stream tracks from Beatport LINK and SoundCloud Go+ and use many of the features in rekordbox dj to craft creative sets. The application will analyze the BPM, Key and waveform for each track you import, and you can set and save Hot Cues and Loops. This means you can perform in the same way you would with music stored on your PC/Mac, and you can mix in tracks from either source whenever you want.
Take advantage of the streaming services’ powerful track search features without leaving rekordbox dj. Browse the charts compiled by each platform for different genres of music, as well as user-created playlists, directly from rekordbox dj, our music management application. Also with SoundCloud Go+, you can find and select music from your listening history, liked songs, and tracks of people you’re following, all from the tree view within rekordbox dj.
Use the original Related Tracks feature in rekordbox dj to automatically find tracks that are suitable to play next. The list is displayed in the tree view and is based on the metadata of the tracks you’re currently playing*3. This helps you discover music you might not have found by yourself and build sets with tracks that mix together well.
*3 Related Tracks feature only works with tracks that has been imported to rekordbox dj.
|Mac||macOS Mojave 10.14 (Updated to the latest version),
mac OS High Sierra 10.13 (Updated to the latest version),
mac OS Sierra 10.12 (Updated to the latest version)
|Windows||Windows® 10, 8.1, 7 (latest service pack)|
|CPU||Intel® processor Core™ i7, i5, i3
|Memory||4GB or more of RAM|
* Disclaimer: specifications and price are subject to change.