16th January, 2017

How to be the Ultimate Portable Entertainer

Whether you’re a mobile DJ, wedding celebrant, production company or just enjoy using some equipment at home, we all have one enemy in common – leads! Sometimes there’s an overwhelming amount of wires making a mess and ruining the cleanliness of the display. You need to run power cables, signal leads, DMX and the list goes on. Here’s a few products which could make you the Ultimate Portable Entertainer and your life a whole lot easier!


Lighting

Chauvet DJ FreedomPar-TRI 6 Wireless Parcan_angle Chauvet DJ EZ Rail-RGBA Battery Operated Wash Bar Angle View

FREEDOMPAR-TRI6 – $349

This is a powerful, bright, and truly 100% wireless LED Par with a rechargeable battery and a built-in D-Fi transceiver. It features 18 watts of RGB colour mixing and can be operated with the control panel, the included Chauvet DJ IRC-6 remote, or from any mobile phone or tablet running the FlareCON™ app.

EZRAIL-RGBA – $99

EZrail is a battery-powered, linear wash light. It includes a rechargeable lithium-ion battery which powers all 160 LEDs for up to 20 hours using a single charge. Perfect for area washes or up-lighting. It is controllable in up to 4 sections and becomes a wireless DMX solution when paired with a D-Fi receiver.

Chauvet DJ Freedom-Stick upright Chauvet DJ EZParT6-USB_angle

FREEDOM-STICK – $249

Chauvet DJ’s Freedom Stick is a unique and versatile free-standing RGB LED that can be pixel-mapped for ultimate programming creativity. This battery powered fixture has a built-in D-Fi receiver that allows it to be placed anywhere. They also work exceptionally well as truss warmers. A detachable metal base allows you to mount them on trussing. Control options include auto and sound programs via DMX, wireless master/slave or the IRC-6 remote.

Also available in a 4-pack for $949.

EZPAR-T6USB – $269

This battery-operated wash light features the latest D-Fi USB technology for wireless Master/Slave or DMX control to make your set-ups faster and easier. The battery lasts up to 20 hours from a single charge and includes built-in auto programs and colour preset for stand alone operation without needing DMX. It is supplied with IRC-6 remote for wireless control.


Portable PAs

Max Audio P12BT Portable PA System Alesis TransActive Wireless Portable Speaker Front View

P12BT – $299 (On Special This Month for $199!)

Max’s mobile sound system with BT-technology allows you to enjoy your favourite music everywhere. This compact but completely portable system includes everything you would expect such as an amplifier, audio inputs and a USB port, SD card slot, VHF wireless microphone and remote control. You can stream music directly from your mobile device or use the built in mp3 player. This all-in-one system operates via mains or a 12V internal re-chargeable battery. A perfect system for musicians, entertainers and organisers of events and parties.

TA-WIRELESS – $309

The all-in-one TransActive Wireless is a complete, active PA system designed for on-the-go use. Simple single-button pairing allows you to instantly stream audio from any Bluetooth device. In addition to Bluetooth streaming, the TransActive Wireless offers a variety of inputs to accommodate almost any source including a microphone, guitar, keyboard, computer, drum machine, CD or MP3 player.  The convenient built-in rechargeable battery delivers up to 50 hours of cordless amplification. You’ll spend less time setting up, and more time enjoying your music.

RM102 LD Systems Front Angle View LD Systems RoadBuddy10HS Portable PA pack

ROADMAN – $1399

The Roadman 102 is a compact and mobile PA solution with integrated battery. This system is perfectly suitable for solo entertainers, churches, schools, business conferences or presentations where versatility is required. It includes a CD/MP3/USB/SD Player as well as a wireless microphone unit with handheld mic. A tape-deck with recorder function and a second wireless microphone unit are also available in option.

ROADBUDDY – $1049

The LD Systems Roadbuddy 10 is an elegant solution for voice and music transmission on the go. It is operated with a rechargeable battery for up to 8 hours and is powered by a class D power amplifier with a highly efficient switching power supply and 480 watts of peak power. The Roadbuddy relies fully on wireless transmission and the on-board Bluetooth player with backlit multifunction display ,equalizer, USB port and SD card slot supports the mp3, wma and wav formats. A handheld microphone, or as an alternative a headset microphone with belt pack and an IR-remote control for the player are included.


DJ Equipment

Gemini Mix2GO DJ Station coloured Numark HF-Wireless angle

MIX2GO – $299

Play, mix and party like a DJ from virtually any device anywhere you want! With it’s built in 6 hour rechargeable battery, your options are endless. Bring the party anywhere, connect your favorite device, and dance the night away. The unit features a full 2 channel DJ controller with 8 performance pads per a deck for looping and hot cueing. With the on-board lighting effects with beat control, you not only feel and hear the music, but see it as well!

HF-WIRELESS – $179

These headphones work two ways—with a cable for your professional DJ work and wirelessly for your relaxation time. The key to its superior wireless streaming is its Bluetooth® 4.0 technology with NFC pairing, so its signal connection is always strong and clear. The HF Wireless has a wireless range of over 30 feet for great freedom of movement while you keep track of the musical action. In addition, the unit’s built-in rechargeable battery gives you up to 10 hours of music playback on a single charge, so you can listen as long as you like.

Korg Volca Beats Analogue Drum Machine top Numark PT01 Scratch

VOLCABEATS – $229

Even today, more than thirty years after the age dominated by analogue synthesisers, we just can’t let go of the sound of analogue rhythm machines. Those thick sounds have the power to stand up to guitar and acoustic drums, and are still indispensable for track-making or live performance. Volcabeats gives you those analogue drums plus the easy-to-use step sequencer of the Electribe. Go-anywhere analogue: play anywhere with the built-in speaker and optional battery power.

PT01SCRATCH – $189

The Numark PT01 Scratch is the new generation of portable DJ turntables, designed to allow you to play, scratch and cut anywhere! This has everything you need to start scratching right out of the box. But what makes the PT01 Scratch different to other DJ turntables is its ability to be plugged into a wall outlet (AC wall adapter included) OR run on batteries. Making it the perfect turntable for DJs and vinyl enthusiasts.  It’s enclosed in a hard case for protection and has a sleek red handle to carry it anywhere.


Wireless Microphones

Vexus WM512C Dual Wireless Mic system LD Systems WSECO2X2 Wireless Mic system

WM512C – $89

The Vexus WM512C is a dual wireless VHF microphone system consisting of a dual receiver, handheld microphone, and bodypack transmitter with headset operating on difference frequencies. The system has a clear sound and a great range making it the ideal system for presentations, singing and other vocal applications.

LDWSECO2X2BPH – $329

LD Systems ECO Sets are the perfect introduction to wireless audio transmission. All components guarantee optimal audio delivery via professional outputs. The extensive features of the LD WS ECO Series Sets are remarkable in this price category. This particular pack includes two headsets.

Sennheiser XSW 35-b Wireless Mic set BLX24SM58 Shure Wireless Handheld Microphone System Display

XSW35-A – $405

Rugged, reliable and easy-to-use, the XSW 35-A Wireless microphone delivers renowned Sennheiser sound to small venues, conference rooms or houses of worship. Featuring the renowned e835 cardoid dynamic capsule for excellent feedback rejection. The handheld transmitter features an illuminated mute button, 10 hours of operation, and 960 tunable frequencies. All-metal True Diversity receiver offers intuitive scan and sync functions that ensure trouble-free operation.

BLX24S58 – $529

The BLX Vocal Wireless System from Shure joins world-class design and construction with simple and easy setup and operation, featuring QuickScan frequency selection and the industry-standard SM58® vocal microphone capsule for warm, clear vocal reproduction. Legendary sound and performance, right out of the box.


Record Players

mBeat USB-TR08 Vinyl Turntable angle MBeat MB-USBTR118 Vinyl Turntable with USB angle

USB-TR08 – $79

The mbeat® USB turntable and cassette recorder is a must have USB gadgets to convert the old music records to digital in a simple way. The unique 2 in 1 design takes vinyl record or cassette record at your choice. The built-in audio speaker can also play back the records straightaway. Simply connect the device to your PC’s USB port and load the powerful music editing software, you are ready to convert the records into digital formats and save in the PC, and download them in your portable digital music player to enjoy.

MB-USBTR118 – $119

This elegant ‘retro’ styled vinyl turntable has all the classic look and appeal of a vintage player, but with modern connectivity and features. This multi-use player supports 3 vinyl playback speeds allowing almost any vinyl record to be played with built-in speakers for direct play back without needing amplifiers or additional speakers. The TR118 also features an intergrated USB flash disk player / recorder that allows you to directly playback from a USB stick, or record your vinyl to USB without needing to connect to your computer or laptop.

MB-TR89BLK_1 vintage record player Numark PT01 Tour Portable Turntable

MB-TR89BLK – $129

The mBeat TR89-BLK is a classic styled portable vintage record player ideal for playing your favourite vinyl records on. Out of the box this amazing record player includes the cartridge and stylus, and features built-in speakers for direct music playback. The player includes an AUX input for connecting and listening to your favourite modern songs. This multi-use record player supports 3 vinyl playback speeds allowing almost any vinyl record to be played.

 

PT01TOUR – $149

This ‘suitcase-style’ turntable is the perfect portable turntable – complete with inbuilt speakers. It also features a USB out, enabling you to convert your vinyl records to digital files on a computer using the included EZ Vinyl Converter software.


So there you have it! Maybe you could use one of these products to prevent some mess and make your set-up simple, but still incredible!

For more information on creating the ultimate portable set-up, feel free to give our friendly staff a call or even pay us a visit at any DJ City location!