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  The Technics 1200 has long been revered by DJs for its high-torque, direct-drive platter that ensures flawless mixes and incredibly precise scratch performances. The last version of the turntable, the MK6, was released in Japan back in 2008. But today at CES, Panasonic announced it had revived the turntable with the new Grand Class Technics SL-1200G and limited edition Grand Class SL-1200GAE. It doesn’t look like Panasonic has messed with the form factor of the classic SL-1200 for the new ‘G’, but there are some key improvements inside. Direct-drive turntables like the Technics SL-1200 have sufficient torque to get...

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Just a quick freestyle scratch video with the Practice Yo Cuts Vol2 vinyl

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  Meet Thud Rumble – DJ’s, innovators, and makers. They’re on a mission to reinvent the turntable and push scratching forward. Using Intel Edison, they’ve shrunk down the laptop and put it inside the turntable. Now there’s nothing between the DJ and their instrument – freeing them to focus on what they do best – create amazing music. Thud Rumble’s goal is to reimagine the turntable as an instrument of the future, freeing artists to create and elevate scratching as a musical art form. Check out Thud Rumble’s story and watch more “Meet the Makers.” To learn more, visit:

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