NYC Electro
28May/110

Memorial Day Eve Party @ Solas with Color TV and Lazor

If you are in NY this weekend then you need to come out to Solas this Sunday night! It will be the full NYCelectro.com crew rocking the house! Thats right, DJ Color TV, Lazor, and Shu-T will be there making your dance into Memorial Day. Come get your dance-on that night before you get your grill-on the next day!
Also, Just announced, Tonight at Solas, will be DJ Color TV, Shu-T and special guest DJ Sancon. Sancon is from Tokyo Japan and tours with big name artists (in Japan) as well as works as a successful touring DJ between Japan and America.
Click through for more details.

The party is on this Sunday, 5-29-2011, from 10pm till close, whatever time that might be. Its free admission, so just bring money for drinks. The music will be Electro, Pop, Hip-hop, Dance, Rock, and more, anything to get the dancefloor moving all night long. Its at:

Solas
232 E 9th St # 1
New York, NY 10003-7580
(212) 375-0297
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19May/110

Weekend DJ Check-in

So, its thursday night and you need to plan your weekend. Well, here at NYCelectro.com, we understand. This weekend, you can catch DJ Color TV, Shu-T, or Lazor almost any night. As you can see from the flyer below, your's truly - DJ Color TV and Shu-T will be spinning tonight. All three of us will be rocking the 1's and 2's on friday night (at different places) and Lazor will be holding it down on Saturday. Click through for the full schedule, and I hope to see you all there.

Rock and Hip-hop at Ontario

16May/113

How to set up Kontrol X1 for Serato

If you have been DJing in the last few years, then you know that controllers are becoming widely used. Personally, I use turntables with Dicers. But I just picked up a Traktor Kontrol X1 to expand my capabilities, mainly to control effects and loops. After testing some other controllers that are similar, I settled on this one, and its way better than some of the other controllers out there. However, it was NOT easy to set up. Watch the video below for a run-through and instructions, and click through for download links and more thoughts on this controller.

How to map Traktor Kontrol X1 with Serato, easy setup

2May/111

Osama bin Laden is Dead! (with video of Obama)

I know this is not DJ news, but its too big to not mention it. Watch President Obama announce the news below. An interesting fact is that May 1st is also the same day that Adolf Hitler was killed. Click through for more videos:

The President's Announcement: