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Beatsource welcomes A-Trak, to Board Position

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Beatsource, the new music service for open-format DJs have announced that A-Trak has joined its Board of Managers.

Beatsource, a joint venture between Beatport and DJcity, is launching its online download store in September. After the launch, they are planning to release Beatsource LINK by the end of the year. This will leverage Beatport’s patented technology to integrate the retail store directly into DJ software and hardware. The technology allows DJs to stream in online or offline mode. Finally, they are going to integrate DJcity “promo pool” service into LINK early in 2020. This will level up the offer feature and be the only service of its kind available to the open-format DJ community.

For those readers living under a rock, Alain Macklovitch aka A-Trak is the Grammy-nominated DJ, turntablist, and record label executive. His Fool’s Gold label which was founded in 2007. It’s credited for developing the careers of artists such as Kid Cudi, Danny Brown, and Flosstradamus. A-Trak’s career has spanned just over two decades, leading Rolling Stone to name him one of the 50 Most Important People in EDM.

“Genre-specific stores don’t reflect the DJ landscape anymore. The open-format DJ community has needed a home where we can find all the music we need, curated by like-minded people we respect,” says A-Trak. “Both Beatport and DJcity have been vital to the health of DJ culture for many years, and I’m honoured to work with their teams to bring some great products to market.”

Check out more info https://www.beatsource.com

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