Osaka, Japan and Rotterdam, Netherlands – Osaka-based Capsulated Software and Rotterdam-based dance pioneer and leading producer Ferry Corsten today announced a global promotional partnership for the 150th anniversary broadcast of Ferry’s radio show Corsten’s Countdown. The collaboration will see tracks from Ferry’s Flashover Recordings included free in Cue Play DJ 1.1, Capsulated’s pioneering DJ application for the iPhone OS released today.
With Ferry Corsten in an advisory role, Cue Play DJ meets the stringent requirements of today’s DJ. Version 1.1 of Cue Play DJ features the hotly anticipated introduction of effects, such as delay and flanger, to an industry leading feature set that includes Cue Play DJ’s exclusive wireless master output streaming, a 3-band equalizer, automatic BPM detection and syncing, looping functions, hot cues and more. Available at a cost of $9.99 USD or its equivalent, Cue Play DJ robust feature set makes DJíng accessible and affordable to all.
Corsten’s Countdown becomes truly interactive with Cue Play DJ, as starting April 7, Ferry Corsten will ask listeners of his internationally syndicated weekly radio show to use Cue Play DJ to mix four trance hits from his Flashover Recordings label and submit their mixes to Cue Play DJ. Corsten will personally choose the winning mix. The grand prize winner will have their winning mix included on the special digital compilation version of the 150th edition of Corsten’s Countdown, available May 12, 2010 on the iTunes Music Store, and receive an Apple iPad courtesy of Capsulated Software. Two other winners will receive customized Cue Play DJ Vaja cases for their iPhone or iPod touch.
Ferry Corsten and Capsulated Software are both dedicated brining the passion and creativity of Ferry’s DJ performances to the palm of your hand with the Corsten Countdown radio show/podcast and Cue Play DJ. Review copies are available for members of the press. Contact Capsulated Software for more details.
About Cue Play Dj
Cue Play DJ is the most advanced digital DJing solution ever created for the iPhone OS platform. It has the needs of existing DJs in mind, offering a familiar interface and feature-set comparable to existing desktop digital DJ solutions costing hundreds of dollars, while sporting a $9.99 price point that lowers the barrier of entry to anyone seeking to become a real DJ. Cue Play DJ also ships with Cue Play Setlist, a desktop (Mac OS X/Windows) companion tool that allows users to load their own tracks into the mobile application. Cue Play Setlist becomes a conduit that allows Cue Play DJ to stream its stereo master output channel to the desktop, allowing DJs to cue and play on their phones while the final mixed performance is sent through speakers attached to the desktop. Cue Play Setlist also allows DJs to record their sets for future playback as an uninterrupted mix.
About Corsten’s Countdown
Corsten’s Countdown is a weekly show broadcasted on influential web radio market-leader Digitally Imported (DI.fm) and leading radio stations in countries like the United States, Brazil, New Zealand, South Africa, Chile and the Philippines.
About Ferry Corsten
Ferry Corsten, whose musical productions and DJ sets have combined trance, house, and electro, has been consistently voted as one of the Top 10 DJs in the world for almost a decade according to DJ Magazine. Since his immersion on the scene in the late 1990s, the Dutch musician has amassed best-selling albums, nearly a dozen gold singles, and countless other awards. 2010 is set to be one of Ferry Corsten’s busiest years yet. In addition to an upcoming album celebrating the 10th anniversary of the ultimate trance anthem “System F: Out of the Blue,” Corsten recently collected twenty-five, still unreleased tracks and created a musical journey on a double CD under the title Once Upon A Night. This brand new concept will be supported by a world tour with a spectacular, interactive multimedia show. It was recently announced that Corsten would hit Miami, Los Angeles, London and The Netherlands with his tour and now there’s also an Asian tour club confirmed with fifteen performances in the Asian and Australian continent. All locations, tour dates and important updates about Once Upon A Night can be found at www.ferrycorsten.com.
About Dance Therapy Productions
Dance Therapy production is a bookings, management, and production company featuring luminary artists such as Ferry Corsten, Solarstone, and Lange, up-and-coming producer/DJ Breakfast, and manages the Flashover Recordings imprint established by Ferry Corsten in 2005 to release new, fresh and innovating dance productions.
Capsulated Software was founded in 2008 to bring the portable music listening experience from a passive form of entertainment to an active form of engagement and creation. Led by Max Harvey, a former DJ and one of the creative minds behind the multi-million unit selling Getaway series for Sony Computer Entertainment Europe, Capsulated has formed a team of talented developers who have both a passion for audio and entertainment, with experience as game developers, audio programmers, and DJs, to realize its vision of high quality, crafted experiences targeted at those who want more out of their portable digital devices. Copyright (C) 2008-2010 Capsulated Software. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone and iPod are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries.
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