M-Audio is now shipping its Evolution X-Session (MSRP: $149.95), aUSB MIDI control surface specifically designed for computer-basedDJs.
X-Session boasts 16 knobs that users can assign to any MIDIparameter in MIDI-compatible music software and hardware, such asvolume, panning, effects and synth parameters. The 10 assignablebuttons are ideal for triggering loops and effects, or instantly mutingand unmuting tracks. The classic 60mm crossfader allows DJs to mixbetween two assignable audio sources and perform scratches.
X-Session comes bundled with Ableton Live XS and Arturia StormXS.
For more information, visit www.m-audio.com.