big and exciting announcements from ableton & pioneer!
for any upgrade or new purchase of Live 8 or Suite 8 (buy from ttl here), ableton will include a free copy of Retro Synths, a multi-sampled vintage synthesizer pack including samples from Korg MS-20, Roland D-50, and many more classics. the offer expires on october 31, 2011, and here is a video of the powerful collection in action:
for people in the market for a dj controller, pioneer is really sweetening the deal on its excellent DDJ-S1 and DDJ-T1 models (purchase from ttl here and here). not only is the manufacturer dropping the prices to $999 for DDJ-S1 (from $1299) and $899 for DDJ-T1 (from $1099), it is offering customers a FREE bag ($250 value) when they purchase either one of the controllers in september.
if you’ve been wanting to get into producing/dj-ing or wish to upgrade/switch up your existing set up, now is the time!