Fixed: “communication with Rekordbox agent failed”

Got the error: “Communication with rekordboxAgent failed” This is a pretty common error with Rekordbox.There are mainly 2 causes for this problem: Slow computer Sometimes a computer doesn’t respond quickly enough, so it seems that the application has crashed.This happens more frequently with older computers. The other problem is in the standby function of Mac

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Buying guide: DJ software

DJ & music production There is a big difference between DJ software is meant to mix 2 existing tracks together.Examples are: Rekordbox, Serato, Virtual DJ, Traktor etc. Music-production-software and live-performance-software is meant to create tracks from scratch.Examples: Ableton Live, Apple Mainstage etc. In this article I’m focusing on regular standard DJ software, not live performance

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Buying guide: Computer for DJing – from a computer store employee

When I was a IT student I worked at a computer store.Later I got into DJing.From this combined experience I wrote this article on how to choose your DJ laptop. Difference DJ and music production Computers for DJing and music production are vastly different computers. Music-production-software and live-performance-software are basically the same thing.This is software

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Rekordbox VS Serato 2024 – which is better? – all features compared

What are Rekordbox and Serato? Rekordbox and Serato are both DJ software for your Windows and Mac computer.You can mix one track into the other with both software. There is one clear distinction I have to make between Rekordbox and Serato. Rekordbox is used for library management to prepare USB drives (to use on Pioneer

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Playlists in Rekordbox – complete tutorial with pictures

What is a playlist? A playlist is a collection of tracks grouped in a list.What the contents of the list is, and how it is named, is completely up to you. Playlists help you to stay organized, so you can find your tracks faster. In the screenshot below I selected the playlist “House” and on

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Difference between DJ and Music Producer – with pictures

What is a Music Producer? A music producer is responsible for creating a song.He (or she) is the one who coordinates singers, songwriters, instrumentalists (and other artists) to make 1 coherent song. Nowadays music producers can be just 1 person with a powerful computer.The music producer constructs a song out of melodies and samples. For

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