Fresh from Dubspot

iOS Music App Spotlight: Modstep by AppBC

iOS

San Francisco producer Scott Whitehead introduces us to Modstep, a modulation and MIDI sequencer for the iPad.

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Plugin Spotlight: Cooper Time Cube MkII by Universal Audio

Music Technology

This plugin spotlight features the Cooper Time Cube MkII by Universal Audio, a unique emulation of the original garden hose-based mechanical delay device.

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Dubspot Winter Sale: Savings on All Courses

Dubspot Courses

Dubspot’s Winter Sale offers new students 20% off all courses and returning students 30% off until February 28th at midnight EST. Enroll Today!

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Loop Academy and Dubspot Asia Tour 2017

Workshops

Loop Academy and Dubspot are visiting South-East Asia throughout March to host a series of extensive music production and DJing workshops.

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Ableton Live Techniques: Creating Complex Sequences

Ableton Live

Dubspot’s Rory PQ explores Generative Music and demonstrates an effective technique used to generate complex sequences of music using Live’s native devices.

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NI Maschine 2.6 Software Update

Production

Native Instruments releases Maschine 2.6 update packed with some impressive new functions and improvements loyal users will appreciate.

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Classic Gear Spotlight: Roland TB-303 Bass Line

Music Technology

Synth guru Ross Kelly investigates the history of Roland’s legendary TB-303 Bass Line Synth in this spotlight series exploring classic vintage gear.

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10 Tips to Increase Your Productivity as a Producer

Production

MIDI Lifestyle’s Scott Shpak offers ten workflow tips to increase your productivity as a music producer.

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Music Theory Tutorial: Working with Scales

Music Foundations

Multitalented musician Michael Emenau examines some of the benefits and pitfalls of using musical scales and offers some creative practices for using them.

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5 Websites That Offer Professional Quality Sample Libraries

Production

Five great websites that offer a variety of professional quality sample libraries and audio tools suited for any type of project or genre.

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Dubspot Radio Rewind: J.Pennyworth + Exclusive Interview

Dubspot Radio

Dubspot Radio Podcast revisits an exclusive interview and chill mix selection recorded live by a Dubspot student known as J.Pennyworth.

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Logic Pro Tutorial: Binaural Panning

Logic Pro

Rory PQ explains what Binaural Recordings are and demonstrates how to use Logic Pro’s Binaural Panner device to place sounds at different spatial positions.

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iOS Music Apps Roundup: January 2017

iOS

This iOS Music Apps Roundup features five innovative iPad apps from Air Craft, KORG, Reactable Systems, ClubROOM, and Klevgrand.

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Music Tech News Roundup: NAMM 2017

Music Technology

NAMM 2017 arrives with all the latest in music products, pro audio, sound, lighting, and entertainment technology. We rounded up some NAMM highlights.

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Plugin Spotlight: Decimort 2 by D16 Group

Music Technology

This plugin spotlight features Decimort 2, a high-quality bit crusher developed by D16 Group that offers the classic characteristic of vintage samplers.

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Classic Gear Spotlight: Yamaha DX7 FM Synthesizer

Music Technology

Synth guru Ross Kelly investigates FM synthesis and development of Yamaha’s legendary DX7 synth in this spotlight series exploring classic vintage gear.

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Dubspot Top Picks: 10 Choice Reverb Plugins

Music Technology

This Top Picks guide features a selection of our favorite reverb plugins based on professional quality sound, features, and expertly designed emulations.

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Mixing Tips: Working with Peak Clippers

Mixing and Mastering

This guide aims to give you a better understanding of how to use peak clipper plugins to enhance your mixes.

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Classic Gear Spotlight: Moog Minimoog Synthesizer

Music Technology

Synth guru Ross Kelly investigates Moog’s iconic Minimoog synthesizer in this spotlight series exploring classic vintage gear.

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Music Theory Tutorial: Parallel Harmony in Electronic Music

Music Foundations

Multitalented musician Michael Emenau a.k.a. MNO investigates parallel harmony and its use in modern electronic music compositions.

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