Knowledge Base

DJ Basics with the Numark Party Mix - Cue, Loop, Sampler, and Effects

In this video, we'll help you get the party started by using the Pad Mode features on the Numark Party Mix. We'll discuss adjusting your volume and how to use the different pad modes: Cue, Loop, Sampler, and Effects.

Numark NVII - Download, Setup and Connecting with Serato DJ

The Numark NVII builds on the success of it's predecessor with an updated design and layout, additional on-screen library sorting options and most importantly: on-screen beatgrid view! This article walks you through how to get started with your NVII by do

Turntables - Belt Drive vs. Direct Drive

As I mentioned in my previous article on cartridges (“needles”), turntables are getting very popular again. This is probably a good time to take a step back and look at the two main types of turntables in use today—belt-drive and direct-drive—expl

Numark Mixtrack Pro 3 - Complete Setup with Virtual DJ 8 Professional

The Numark Mixtrack Pro 3 is the latest addition to the Numark DJ controller family, designed with the skilled professionally-aspiring DJ in mind. The controller comes packed with a full set of professional features like 100mm pitch sliders, 16 multi-func

Numark Mixtrack Platinum - Complete Setup with Virtual DJ 8 Professional

Numark presents the Mixtrack Platinum DJ controller. This latest addition to the Mixtrack Numark family.The Mixtrack Platinum offers a host of great features, such as a built-in custom LCD display screen in each 5” capacitive jog wheel, 4-channel mixing

The Importance of Room Acoustics

Nothing can make or break the sound of your performance, your rehearsal space, a recording venue or a home entertainment system more than room acoustics. You may have the very best instruments, speakers, amplifiers and recording equipment and you may have

Understanding Frequency Response - Why it Matters

All of our hardware brands have multiple units that specify their frequency response. The concepts of frequency response, frequency range, audible frequencies, how frequency relates to musical notes, etc. are absolutely central—critical—to und

Why the Needle (Cartridge) Matters So Much in a Turntable

There is an undeniable attraction to playing records. Real music and equipment enthusiasts—so-called “audiophiles”—swear that nothing sounds as good, as realistic, as “organic” if you will, as a great record. Audiophiles tend to like the sound

Numark WS100 - Unboxing and Overview

Curious about the WS100? In this video, I show you what's included with the Numark WS100 Wireless Microphone system and show you how easy it is to pair the transmitter and receiver.

Numark Mixtrack Pro 3 - Complete Download and Setup with Serato DJ Intro

The Numark Mixtrack Pro 3 is the latest addition to the Numark DJ controller family, designed with the skilled professionally-aspiring DJ in mind. The controller comes packed with a full set of professional features like 100mm pitch sliders, 16 multi-func