Your Questions: How Should I Mix Trap For A Frat Party?

Digital DJ Tips member DJ LABVL writes: "I'm getting ready to DJ at a frat party later this month, but I'm having a problem: I'm gonna be playing for a huge crowd of gyrating teens/young adults who wanna grind to hip hop and trap music. I'm having a hard time getting into the higher BPM ranges without screwing up the mixing and transitions."

Over To You: A Quick Rant About Clueless DJs...

Digital DJ Tips member DJ Jimmy G writes: "So, recently I have seen some distressing things in the DJ booth. I was hired by a promoter to play peak time, so I got there early to chill out and network. So I'm in the booth and the DJ keeps putting his headphones down on the platter (which of course stops the music)..."

Your Questions: What Do All The Names For Different Versions Of A Track Mean?

Digital DJ Tips member MUR write: "When I am downloading music from places like BPM Supreme and so on, I don't know what some of the version terms mean. I mean terms like "Short Edit", "Radio Edit", "Clean Intro", "Dirty Intro". Especially clean and dirty intro, that's confusing! I thought it had to do something with clean and dirty lyrics, but I don't think it does..."

Your Questions: Converting MP3s From 128kbps To 320kbps...

Digital DJ Tips reader Rigel Garman writes: "I've been doing a lot of research about bitrates and different types of audio files and I've come to find out that 320kbps is what I need to have when making mixes, sending out demos, doing live shows etc. So I want to convert all of my files over from 128 to 320kbps through iTunes..."

Your Questions: How Can I Record A Mix In djay Pro Using Spotify?

Digital DJ Tips reader Germain writes: "Question: I want to record a mix using music from a Spotify playlist in Algoriddim's djay Pro software. There is no record button when you use the Spotify library in Djay Pro. I am wondering if anyone can help? I have a MacBook Pro and I have a WeGO Controller."

Your Questions: Why Doesn't Your Beginners Course Tell Us What Music To Play?

How To Digital DJ Fast course student Kelly writes: "I am looking for some help in this course in regards to material, as I do not have a library of digital music and would like to practise these skills that I have observed in the course videos. It would also be helpful for a list of music that is key and tempo compatible for experimentation to reduce the frustration and needless waste of time while trying to learn the basics of skills. "

Over To You: Moving Tracks From Traktor To Rekordbox

Digital DJ Tips Platinum member Diego writes: "Hi Guys, I need your help please. I am in the process of selling my Traktor Kontrol S4 and move all my library from Traktor to Rekordbox. Now, what's the best way to save my Traktor playlists then transfer all the contents (cue points, comments, keys ) into Rekordbox?"