A NEW WAY TO PLAY

Stems is a completely new way to DJ. Stems is a new format for music that redefines creative live performance. Create spontaneous edits, a cappellas, instrumentals, and more with your tracks’ musical elements available independently.

Unlock the door to innovative mixing with Stems – and discover an all new way to play.

WHAT IS STEMS?

A Stem file is an open, multi-channel audio file that contains a track split into four musical elements – bass, drums, vocals, and melody for example. With each element available independently, you can mix in ways that just weren’t possible until now.

EXPERIENCE STEMS FOR YOURSELF

Start mixing with Stems using TRAKTOR KONTROL S4, S8, S5, D2, or F1. With Stems fully supported by the included flagship TRAKTOR software, each of these TRAKTOR controllers are pre-mapped and designed for playing with Stems right out of the box. Make sure you’re up to date with the latest version of TRAKTOR PRO 2, download the free Stems Factory Content, and experience mixing with Stems for yourself.

GET 65 STEMS TRACKS – FREE

You can get mixing with Stems right away with a 1.5 GB package of free Stems tracks. Derived from selected MASCHINE expansions, these 65 Stems tracks cover a wide range of tempos and genres ranging from techno, house, and funk, to trap, drum and bass, dubstep and more.

DOWNLOAD STEMS TRACKS

WHERE TO BUY STEMS

Create mixes that truly stand out with thousands of tracks available in Stems format from top artists and labels. Give a new twist to a classic tune, or find your latest favorite and play it your way.

Visit online stores Beatport, Bleep, Juno, Traxsource, whatpeopleplay, and Wasabeat now to start playing Stems and unlock the door to new performance possibilities.

Not sure where to start? Why not hit the charts. Big tracks from Kaiserdisco, Eddie Amador, Robosonic, plus many more feature in 2016’s top ten Stems charts from each store.

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MORE AT STEMS-MUSIC.COM

Stems is an open audio format. That means you can access all you need to create, integrate, or distribute Stems at stems-music.com – the official online resource for the multi-channel format. You can get all the latest news and updates, freely access developer code*, and download the free Stem Creator application to make Stem files of your own.

Get your questions answered – discover everything you want to know about Stems and more.

VISIT STEMS-MUSIC.COM

*The Stems developer toolkit coming soon

THE PRESS ON STEMS

"The format deserves to succeed, because it's great fun, frankly verging on genius."
Digital DJ Tips
"It's been a long time since something totally new has been introduced to the dance music scene that has the potential to change how we go about our business, and Stems is an exciting look into this future."
DJ Mag
"Stems opens up a whole new world – it’ll be exciting to see what creative DJs will come up with now. Viva La Revolución!"
Thump

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