How to Mix Beatport Track with Rekordbox
Pioneer DJ announced that the latest release of Rekordbox DJ has enabled the possibility to stream tracks using Beatport LINK and SoundCloud GO+. Now DJs can get instant access to over six million tracks in the Beatport catalogue straight from Rekordbox DJ's browser with the DJ service of Beatport to Rekordbox.
However, only those users who subscribe to Beatport LINK could stream tracks from Beatport to Rekordbox. Here we'll walk you through on how to connect to and stream from Beatport LINK with Rekordbox. Besides, we share a solution to access your Beatport playlists and tracks from Rekordbox without the subscription of Beatport LINK.
Part 1. How to Connect Beatport Link to Rekordbox
In order to use tracks from Beatport with Rekordbox DJ, you'll need a subscription to Beatport LINK. With that subscription, Rekordbox lets you stream tracks from Beatport. You can even save tracks in an Offline Locker if you sign up for a Beatport LINK Pro or Beatport LINK Pro+ plan. Here's how to.
Here is the subscription of Beatport LINK in the pricing. Beatport LINK comes in many packages, and none of them is really cheap.
How to Display Beatport tracks on Rekordbox
1. Download the latest Pioneer DJ Rekordbox DJ software.
2. Click [Log in] from the Collection section of Rekordbox in the tree view of the browser panel (rekordbox DJ license required).
3. Click [Sign in to your Beatport LINK Account] to fill out your username and password for Beatport.
4. When log in is completed, the Beatport library load onto Rekordbox.
How to Play Beatport Tracks on Rekordbox Offline
1. Select a track, and then click Beatport Download. The tracks start download and the stored tracks are listed when you click the Collection icon.
2. Load a track to the deck, and then play it.
Part 2. How to Import Beatport Tracks into Rekordbox
With Beatport LINK Rekordbox, it is easy to access Beatport tracks on Rekordbox. Some users would encounter some errors like Rekordbox Beatport download error or track loading error Rekordbox Beatport, but don't know how to solve it, which influences the mixing of Beatport tracks on Rekordbox. The ultimate method to achieve Beatport tracks to Rekordbox is to download offline Beatport tracks using streaming audio recorder.
We do recommend TunesKit Audio Capture. It is a professional and powerful streaming audio recorder which can enable you not only capture audio from streaming music services but also convert streaming contents to plain audio formats. With its help, you can download Beatport music free, then move Beatport tracks to Rekordbox for using even though you don't have DJ subscription service ‘Beatport LINK'.
Key Features of TunesKit Beatport Music Downloader
- Capture music from streaming music services including Beatport
- Convert the recorded Beatport tracks to popular audio formats
- Preserve music tracks with the original audio quality and ID3 tags
- Support multi-track editing like trimming, merging, and splitting
1. How to Download Beatport Tracks Free with TunesKit
There is a trial version of TunesKit Audio Capture available on the website. You could download and install the free trial version to your computer for testing first. Here's the tutorial on how to download Beatport music.
1Launch TunesKit Audio Capture on the PC
Open TunesKit software on your computer and you will see a list containing a bunch of programs like browsers, streaming services and others. You should check whether there is a browser for you to navigate to Beatport in the list. If not, you can drag and drop your required browser to the interface of TunesKit software.
2Customize the Beatport tracks parameters
Now you need to set the output audio parameters before recording Beatport tracks. Click on the Format icon and you will see a pop-up window. There are some options for you to adjust, including format, bit rate, sample rate, channel, and codec. You can select one audio format as your output audio format.
3Begin to download Beatport songs free
Simply touch the web browser to enter into the home page of Beatport from the program list. Then you can login in Beatport with your register account and discover your preferred tracks on Beatport for mixing on Rekordbox. TunesKit software will automatically capture and convert playing Beatport tracks when you play Beatport tracks.
4Save Beatport tracks to your computer
Once your required Beatport tracks are recorded, you can stop the recording process by clicking the Stop button. With built-in extraordinary audio editor, you could click the Edit button at the rear of each track. Then you can customize Beatport tracks. After the customization, you need to click the Save button to save Beatport tracks.
2. How to Add Beatport Tracks to Rekordbox for Mixing
Now all your required Beatport tracks have been stored to your computer, and you can use these Beatport tracks with Rekordbox anytime and anywhere. You can perform the following steps to sync up with Beatport track to Reakordbox.
1). Install iTunes to your computer if without iTunes, and open the program for uploading Beatport tracks into the library.
2). Go back to Rekordbox and click on the arrow to expand the tree after opening iTunes library from Rekordbox.
3). Then select Beatport tracks within your entire collection (All Tracks), or in playlists that you've made in iTunes.
4). Those chosen Beatport tracks will be imported into your own collection on Rekordbox, and you could add the tracks data and waveforms to those Beatport tracks.
There is alternative way to upload Beatport tracks into Rekordbox. You can transfer Beatport tracks to Rekordbox from hard drive, and then Rekordbox will analyses these Beatport tracks.