Gadgets & Gear

Urban DJ Portable Mixtape Cassette Mixer

Back pocket mixing solutions have never been better!  iPod DJ’s worldwide will rejoice at the sight of Urban DJ’s Mixtape Portable DJ Mixer available over at Urban Outfitters.  The The stripped down, gold colored mixer is powered by 2AAA batteries and comes equipped with two 3.5mm stereo inputs, a smooth cross faster, along with a … Read more

Mini Turntable Speakers For DJ’s On The Run


Complete with USB charging, functional start/stop button, moving platter, built in scratching, and other effects.  The $45.99 price tag completely make this a bargain that cannot be passed up!

DJ Speaker is able to connect to any audio source such as iPods or laptops. Featuring a single speaker that is loud and do not need any power source when it is playing. It comes with an USB cord for DJ Speaker to charge through a computer. 3 variation of mixed scratches allow the user to become a DJ in a short period of time.

Go grab one and become a TRUE mobile DJ.

[via RGS]

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Kit Turns CD’s Into Vinyl, Sort Of

No longer do CD’s have to sit away from the vinyl in an isolated, mismatching section of the music collection.  Illustrator Jason Munn has devised a way for vinyl lovers to hold on to CD’s and still maintain their dignity.  The DIY Vinyl CD Packaging Kit comes completely equipped to miraculously change 25 CD’s into … Read more

Red Bull DJ Table Supplies Style + Humor


Between the Beat Battles, Music Academy, and other sponsored events, Red Bull could never be accused of lacking style.  Further proof is offered after seeing the the Red Bull DJ Table.  Judging by the underside of the table, it appears they have a sense of humor too.

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[Cacoon via Gizmodo via Designboom]

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Technics Headshell Bottle Opener + Keychain Combo

Yet another way to show your true DJ colors and appreciation for all things vinyl and turntable-like.  For under $15 you can have your very own Technics keyring/bottlecap opener and finally offer completion to an already overgrown collection of DJ related accessories.

MPC Drum Machine Ring Shows Production Love


Designer Bill McMullen indulges the Akai obsession and comes up with a ring based on the famed MPC 2000XL drum sampler/sequencer.  The limited edition MPC Drum Machine Ring is made 14k gold plated sterling silver and arrives in a wooden box.   Available in one size only…  $225+$10 USD gets your own.

[via NFADK]

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Cassette Inspired iPod nano Cases

Another reason to consider purchasing the updated iPod nano.  Contexture Design has created a limited number of nano cases made from recycled cassette shells.  Grab one while you can over at 45ipodcases. [via TUAW]

Cassette Wallet Makes Money Sound Better

So maybe having dough can’t actually sound better, but at least this way it’ll be a little more fun.  Designer Marcella Foschi makes each Cassette Wallet by hand and promises a unique, one of a kind item made out of actual cassette shells.  $43 USD gets your own. [via APC]

Cassette Face Watch Creates Analog Wrist Wear Envy

So the turntable watch isn’t quite your thing?  Maybe the Cassette Face Watch can serve your analog wrist wear needs.  Made of stainless steel and featuring functional gear wells for hour and minute hands, this timepiece is sure to get a couple of nods. Grab one from ASOS for a price that can’t be ignored … Read more

AV T-Shirt Shows Your Audio Roots

T-shirts bearing pictures of turntables or the Technics logo became cliche’ ages ago.  Truly show off your intense audio and equipment lust with the AV t-shirt. [via UC]