Skip to main content

Beatport LINK subscribers will now be able to access their libraries in the virtual realm after a new partnership with TribeXR was announced. For those unfamiliar with the program, TribeXR is a virtual reality DJing platform where players can interact with simulated mixers and create their own DJ sets with nothing but a virtual reality-enabled device. 

While users can upload their own music for their digital sets, the new partnership will give subscribers instant access to the music platform's entire library without the need for a storage device as the tracks are streamed from Beatport. 

The TribeXR program is a one-time purchase of $29.99 while Beatport LINK is a monthly subscription that comes in three packages with a variety of added features. Users who own a virtual reality-enabled device and have purchased both TribeXR and Beatport LINK can now perform and record entire sets with no physical DJ equipment of their own. 

In a press release, Zach Jaffe, the Director of US Partnerships and Marketing at Beatport, explained how excited the company was for their entrance into the world of virtual reality and demonstrated how this is a great opportunity for aspiring DJs. 

Scroll to Continue

Recommended Articles

dirtybird campout

"Ganja Garden": Cannabis Culture Comes to Dirtybird Campout

Now you can buy cannabis, learn to roll it and smoke it at Dirtybird’s famously ratchet, summer camp-themed music festival—and it's 100% legal.

david guetta ed sheeran

Watch Ed Sheeran Perform With David Guetta at Ushuaïa Ibiza

Sheeran performed his global hit "Bad Habits" to a packed house at the iconic Ibiza club.

Cookie Monsta

Cookie Monsta's First Posthumous Single Battles Against Destructive Self-Talk: Listen to "I'm Delighted"

The first posthumous single from Cookie Monsta, who tragically died in 2020, is a collaboration with Flux Pavilion and Koven.

Having spent many years in the worlds of both VR and electronic music, this integration is something that an aspiring DJ could not even dream of even a few years ago. It is the very definition of "the future". Beatport is always looking for new and creative avenues to allow people to discover and perform dance music, so Tribe, combined with LINK, is quite literally the ability for anyone to do that in a completely novel way.

You can learn more about TribeXR's virtual reality DJ program and purchase the software for Oculus Quest, Oculus Rift, and other devices on Steam here.

Source: Music Tech

Related

beatport

Beatport LINK is Now Available for Pioneer DJ's rekordbox

Beatport has announced their second Beatport LINK integration.

Beatport LINK Needle Drop

Beatport Announces New Streaming Service for DJs, Beatport LINK

Beatport's entire catalogue will soon be available to stream via DJ software.

A photo of the display screen of a Denon DJ Mixer with the Beatport LINK integration.

Denon DJ Announces First Hardware Integration with Beatport LINK

Beatport's catalogue will be available for streaming via Denon DJ gear by the end of 2019.

10505610_10152204004243193_420353208632639186_n

"16 Years of Beatport" Infographic Reflects Electronic Music Trends

Beatport celebrates 16 years of service to the electronic music industry.

cox

Carl Cox Partners With Social Virtual Reality Platform, Sensorium Galaxy

A true-to-life virtual representation of Cox will stream DJ sets via the platform.

Lodato

LODATO's "Neon Lights" Comes With Its Own Virtual Reality Environment

The "LODATO Lounge" will be housed on Tribe VR, which teaches users how to DJ through virtual equipment and in-app classes.

Insomniac Events

Insomniac & LiveXLive Announce Global Livestreaming Partnership with Virtual Reality Capabilities

You can watch your favorite sets in virtual reality from the comfort of your own home.

bitcoin crypto

Beatport to Accept Bitcoin as Payment, Launches Collaborative NFT Partnership With Crypto.com

Beatport's "Music For Future Dancefloors" NFT series features Boys Noize, Charlotte De Witte, and more.