Use Loop Roll Mode on Pioneer DDJ SX2

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Steps

  1. 1
    To use the loop roll mode, we press "ROLL"
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    The button will light up in green.
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  2. 2
    We press "PLAY" to start playing the track
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  3. 3
    We press the left "PARAMETER" button several times
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    The "PARAMETER" buttons control the duration of eight different roll lengths that we have.
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  4. 4
    We press the first pad button
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    It will be at 1/32nd. The controller will loop a very small portion of the track. In this video, the track was at 12.5 seconds.
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  5. 5
    We release the pad button
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    The track will go where it actually would be playing had we not pressed the button. In this video, the track is now at 29 seconds.
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  6. 6
    We press the right "PARAMETER" button twice
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    The beat length will be changed. The first pad button will be at the 1/8th step.
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  7. 7
    We tap the third pad button
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    It is at half beat.
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  8. 8
    We tap the fourth pad button
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    It is at one beat.
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  9. 9
    We tap the fifth pad button
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    It is at two beats.
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