Touchtable PMP Device Offers Wishful Mixing

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If only it were real. Thomas Mascall’s Touchtable PMP concept scales down the DJ experience to such beautiful levels.  At 1:8 the size of a traditional DJ setup, the Touchtable offers theoretical touch controlled scratching and sound manipulation, MIDI functationality, and the ability to wirelessly connect two units.

[Engadget via Yanko Design]

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DJ Machine Joystick Inspired Music Controller

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Music should always be fun. Then again, it’s hard not to be fun when you’re making music using a joystick controller.  Industrial Designer Christian Peetz has designed the DJ Machine, which he refers to as the Finger Orchestra, as his entry for the James Dyson Award.

While each joystick controller is programmable, the unit also has the ability to communicate via Bluetooth.

[Coolbuzz via Yanko]

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Void Levitating Turntable by Rhea Jeong

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Influenced by the Vinyl Killer, Rhea Jeong’s concept of a magnetic levitating vinyl “turntable” features a neat square base and self-propelled red ball containing stylus, amp, and speaker.

The seemingly magical vinyl player looks great, but don’t get your hopes up.  As a concept design, the retail release date for the Void is set for sometime between never and someday in your dreams.

[via A-Trak via DB]

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