March 14, 2014
Mackie DLM Loudspeakers and DL Mixers Go to the SOFA DISCO

You might be asking yourself “What is SOFA DISCO?”

SOFA DISCO is a new style of DJ shows where the audience can listen to music in a sofadisco_1relaxing atmosphere while sitting on a sofa, chatting with friends, or even doing a little shopping. DJ duo Off The Rocker created the unique shows that have been cropping up throughout Japan.

Mackie DLM Powered Loudspeakers, and a DL1608 Digital Live Sound Mixer with iPad control, powered up a show at the famous ISETAN shopping center in Shinjuku last December.

The powerful Mackie…

February 3, 2014
Mackie at Mobile Beat 2014 – We Got the Beat Sweepstakes!

Planning on being in Las Vegas for Mobile Beat this week?Poster Image for Blog

Come on by and check out some awesome Mackie products that are perfect for DJ’s! We’ll have SRM Series Loudspeakers, DLM Series Loudspeakers, Thump Series Loudspeakers and DL Series Digital Live Sound Mixers on display for you to get an up-close and personal look at.

Also, while you’re there you can enter our We Got the Beat Sweepstakes!

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August 2, 2013
Mackie Extends SRM Line with Addition of Pro-Grade 1600W High-Definition Loudspeakers

Mackie SRM Series 1600W High-Definition Powered Loudspeakers


Mackie today announces a huge extension to its popular SRM powered loudspeaker line, introducing three 1600W models featuring professional-grade all-wood designs and a host of powerful, but simple tools perfect for modern applications. There are two high-output full-range models – the 12″ SRM550 and 15″ SRM650 plus the hard-hitting SRM1850 18″ powered subwoofer.

SRM550, SRM650 Rear Panel

May 1, 2008
Erik Rico Talks d.4 pro

Erik Rico
(Skilled producer, solid Sound Designer)
What made you become a DJ?
After years of bringing in DJs to scratch on various hip-hop projects, producing and dealing with scheduling conflicts, I purchased my first turntable. Then, before I knew it, I got a second one and started playing out (after checking other DJ’s in the scene and feeling that my musical tastes and skills were up to par), so it kinda’ happened by default. I was immediately hired to do live sound design for a famous photographer (David la Chapelle),…

DJ Khalil Talks

DJ Khalil
(Dedicated L.A.-Based Producer)
What made you become a DJ?
There was this DJ by the name of DJ Reg that DJ’d for all my Dad’s parties when he coached at UCLA. When he would be setting up he would let me get on and actually spin, and I remember he gave me a Public Enemy 12-inch and he let me spin it and from that point on I knew I wanted to be a DJ.
What was your most exciting DJ gig to date, and why?
I DJ’d Bennie Medina’s Birthday…