turntable stories

Creating your own music mix from multiple records is a real art, especially when you have to deal with those pesky fragile needles. The Soundmachines turntables gets rid of all that fiddly stuff, replacing the needles with special light sensor cartridges.
Scratch DJs, or turntablists as they like to be known, thrive on the tactile interface of a vinyl record which they carefully spin and manipulate by hand to create their art. More recently people have come up with various way to control digital files as if they were records, but none seem quite a slick as this setup using two iPod Touches or iPhones.