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Wednesday, September 22, 2010

PGDJ - John Daly's

These tunes were played out at PGDJ in John Daly's.



EARLY
Hypnotic Brass Ensemble - Spottie
Sound Dimension - Real Rock
Easy Star All-Stars - Let Down
Mose Allison - Young Man's Blues
Richie Havens - Going Back To My Roots
Bobby Womack - Across 110th Street (Part 2)
Jimmy Walker - Where Do We Go From Here?
Geraldine Hunt - Can't Fake The Feeling (Original 12" Mix)


LATE
Gil Scott-Heron - Sex Education: Ghetto Style
New York Dolls - Dance Like A Monkey
The Jam - In The City
The La's - Feelin'
Bloc Party - Helicopter
The Hold Steady - Constructive Summer
Pearl Jam - The Fixer
Pixies - Alec Eiffel
Public Image Ltd. - Public Image

Tuesday, September 21, 2010

Hercules RMX VDJscript Mapper Settings

Here are some VDJscript settings that some people will find useful if they are using the Hercules RMX DJ Controller and Virtual DJ software:

Button VDJscript Comment
PLAY play_pause
STOP holding ? unload : stop
CUE cue
CROSSFADER crossfader
VOLUME volume
MASTER_VOLUME master_volume
PFL select & wheel_mode "search" while_pressed This allows you move extremely quickly through a song when you hold "Cue Select" and rotate the jog wheel
LOAD loop ? wheel_mode "loop_move" while_pressed : load A very handy way of moving the position of a loop - press and hold "Load" button and rotate the jog wheel
UP browser_scroll -1 & deck 1 wheel_mode 'browser' while_pressed & deck 2 wheel_mode 'browser' while_pressed
DOWN browser_scroll +1 & deck 1 wheel_mode 'browser' while_pressed & deck 2 wheel_mode 'browser' while_pressed
LEFT browser_folder & wheel_mode "browser" while_pressed
RIGHT browser_window "songs" & wheel_mode "browser" while_pressed
SYNC sync
TRACK- loop ? wheel_mode "loop_move" 1 ? nudge -10ms : loop_half : nudge -10ms Reduce loop length to half its current length OR if the wheel_mode is in loop_move mode (holding the Load button down) then nudge back -10ms OR if not in loop mode at all simply nudge back -10ms
TRACK+ loop ? wheel_mode "loop_move" 1 ? nudge +10ms : loop_double : nudge +10ms Double the current loop length OR if the wheel_mode is in loop_move mode (holding the Load button down) then nudge back +10ms OR if not in loop mode at all simply nudge back +10ms
PITCH pitch_slider
BALANCE master_balance
EQ_HIGH eq_high
EQ_MID eq_mid
EQ_LOW eq_low
EQ_KILL_HIGH eq_kill_high
EQ_KILL_MID eq_kill_mid
EQ_KILL_LOW eq_kill_low
SCRATCH down ? master_volume 50% : master_volume 100% Useful as an alternative to the Mic on/off where you want to drop the master_volume by 50% while talking and return it to normal (100%) upon release of the button
GAIN gain_slider
PFL_MIX headphone_mix
PITCH_RESET pitch_reset
BEATLOCK beatlock
SOURCE get hastimecode ? timecode_bypass : vinyl_mode
BUTTON1 loop_in Use buttons 1 and 4 to start and stop the loop (enable smart loop so the number of bars will be rounded off)
BUTTON2 effect "Flanger" active on while_pressed Enable effect while button is pressed - easier than using two separate buttons for enable/disable
BUTTON3 effect "FlippingDouble" active on while_pressed See BUTTON 2 above
BUTTON4 loop_out See BUTTON1 above
BUTTON5 effect "BeatGrid" active on while_pressed See BUTTON 2 above
BUTTON6 effect "Forward_Reverse" active on while_pressed See BUTTON 2 above
JOG effect active ? param_multiply 300% & effect slider 1 : jog_wheel NOTE: This one may need tweaking
LED_STOP pause
LED_PLAY loaded ? play ? on : on blink
LED_CUE cue_stop

If any of you can recommend additional or alternative settings please leave feedback below.

Monday, September 06, 2010

Mikey - The Gentleman's Club Vol. I

This is a mix by a friend that's well worth a listen:

Mikey - The Gentleman's Club Vol. I by Mikeysmix

TRACK LISTING:
  • Prince – I wanna be your lover 
  • Flash & The Pan – Waiting on a train 
  • Freeez – Southern Freeez 
  • Ashley Beedle & The London Heavy Disco Revue - Move it girl 
  • Social Disco Club & Maia - The way you move 
  • Outkast - The way you move 
  • The Avalanches - Since I left you 
  • Hipsway – Forbidden 
  • Carly Simon - Why 
  • De La Soul – Ring, ring, ring 
  • Christina Aguilera - Genie in a bottle 
  • Sly & The Family Stone - If you want me to stay 
  • Faith No More – Evidence 
  • Snoop Dogg feat. Pharell & Charlie Wilson – Beautiful 
  • Pharcyde - Passin' me by 
  • Salt ‘n’ Pepa – Good man 
  • Kid Creole & The Coconuts - Wonderful 
  • Takagi Kan - Love formula 
  • Layo & Bushwacka - Love story 
  • Grace Jones - Pull up to the bumper 
  • I:Cube – Vacuum jackers 
  • Human League - Love action 
  • Atlantic Conveyor – Nasty things 
  • M.A.N.D.Y. vs. Booka Shade - Body language 
  • Freeez – I.O.U. 
  • Ramsey Lewis - Wade in the water