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SONIQLAB is the education side of Maker Park Radio, a free streaming community radio station in Staten Island, NY. We are a 501c3 Nonprofit.

Interview Booking & Planning at SONIQLAB

Sunday, May 19, 12pm – 5pm EDT


Through this workshop, participants learn the intricacies of securing and coordinating interviews, from initial outreach to scheduling and preparation. The discussion covers strategies for conducting pre-interview research, and crafting engaging interview questions.

Participants gain practical insights into the art of fostering dynamic conversations that audiences will enjoy. Additionally, the course explores techniques for managing interview logistics and the ethics of hosting guests.

Social Media Marketing for DJs – at SONIQLAB

Friday, May 31 · 7pm – 8:30pm EDT


While the class will be primarily about Instagram, the general theme will be focused on “Creating Content for your Specific Audience.” Come learn how to step up your social media game! Ask a million questions and meet other DJs!

  • Here’s a list of some of the topics that we’ll cover:
  • identifying a specific audience for your show
  • Creating flyers for social media (templates, websites to use,- how to create successful reels (finding sounds and templates)
  • Creating event reminders for events, shows, etc.
  • Q & A section for any specific DJ needs

Intro To DJing with Serato at SONIQLAB (2 night class)

June 15, 7pm – 9pm EDT
June 16, 7pm – 9pm EDT


TWO NIGHT CLASS! 7 pm to 9 pm!

Learn to use the Serato DJ Program at SONIQLAB at Maker Park Radio! 

Serato is a widely used program used for DJing using a controller with a laptop. 

This class covers: 

  • preparing your files
  • preparing your sets
  • using effects
  • with guided practice time 
  • Info on how to start getting work as a DJ

This class is taught by Daniel de Lara and Dj Kung Pao who are DJs and Producers of electronic music. They are both DJs at MakerParkRadio.NYC

Supportive environment! Small class size! 

Controllers, Serato program software, and laptops are provided.