Fresh from Dubspot

Dubspot Artist Profile: DJ Center (Push the Fader, NYC) on Inspiration, Chasing Creative Fire, ‘Dem Say Ah’, and More!

Artists & Labels

Dubspot catches up with the New York City-based DJ / producer and Push the Fader label boss DJ Center to talk about early influences and new EP Dem Say Ah

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Dubspot Presents: Inspiring Women in Music Technology w/ AGF – Creative Vocals, Sampling + Live Performance Workshop

Workshops

On Tuesday May 13th, Dubspot proudly presents Inspiring Women in Music Technology: Creative Vocals, Sampling and Live Performance with AGF at Dubspot NY.

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Creative Strategies w/ Matt Shadetek: Genre and Community

Production

In his latest article on creative strategies for artists, Dubspot Logic instructor and course designer Matt Shadetek explains that genre-based communities are beneficial to a musician’s career.

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Sound Design Tutorial Roundup! Twisted Tools w/ Matt Celitti – Ultraloop, S-Layer, and Rolodecks

Sound Design

Twisted Tools is a company making some very forward-thinking instruments and effects using Native Instrument Reaktor. We’ve rounded up our favorite Dubspot Twisted tools tutorials with Course Designer and Dubspot instructor Matt Celitti.

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Flux Pavilion Interview @ Ultra Music Festival 2014: Talks Music Production, DJing, Ableton Live, and More!

Artists & Labels

Dubspot caught up with UK dubstep producer and DJ Flux Pavilion at Ultra Music Festival 2014 in Miami. Joshua Steele a.k.a. Flux Pavilion prolific dubstep producer and DJ from Towcester, UK. He is also the co-founder of Circus Records, along

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Dubspot UnFiltered Roundup! Online Course Preview Lessons – Ableton, Logic, Music Foundations, Mixing and Mastering

Dubspot Courses

Earlier this year we began providing a look into our online curriculum with Dubspot UnFiltered, a video series created to share the intimate experience that Dubspot Online offers for students of music production and DJing. In this roundup, we’ve compiled

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Understanding Performance Rights Organizations and Music Royalties Pt. 1: ASCAP, BMI, SESAC

Dubspot Homepage

In the first installment of his series on music royalties, Dubspot contributor Michael Emenau tackles the big question of how to select a Performance Rights Organization and get paid royalties for your music.

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Dubspot Student Spotlight April 2014! Raven, Fade Face, Amine, DJ Color C2, Nerdy Kut

Students

In our April 2014 Dubspot Student Spotlight, we highlight some remarkable artists, DJs, and producers who have recently taken courses at Dubspot NYC and Online. Get to know Raven, Fade Face, Amine, Color C2, and DJ Nerdy Kut. Dubspot Student

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Dubspot Artist Profile: M.E.S.H. (PAN / Janus) Talks ‘Hard Club’ Music and Breaking Boundaries

Artists & Labels

Dubspot blog contributor Mike Steyels speaks with DFA / Big Dada recording artist M.E.S.H. about his genre-defying sound and his modern approach to dance floor music.

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DJ Tutorial: Rane 64 Mixer for Serato – MIDI Mapping the Mic + iZotope Effects w/ OP!

DJ / Producer

Dubspot DJ instructor OP! demonstrates how to MIDI map the microphone and layer sections on the Rane 64 mixer to activate and control the iZotope powered internal effects in Serato DJ.

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iOS Music App Overview: touchAble 2 Ableton Live Controller for iPad and iPhone

Dubspot Homepage

Dubspot blogger Josh Spoon explores wireless Ableton Live control with the touchAble 2 iOS application for iPad and iPhone.

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Dubspot NYC Ableton Live User Group (4/29) w/ Instructors Josh Bess and Dan Freeman (CØm1x)

Events

On Tuesday April 29th, our Dubspot NYC Ableton Live User Group continues with guest instructor Josh Bess and host Dan Freeman (CØm1x).

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Creative Strategies w/ Matt Shadetek: Slow Down

Production

In his latest article on creative strategies for artists, Dubspot Logic instructor and course designer Matt Shadetek explains that you don’t need to try and keep pace with the social media world when your aim is to make art.

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Dubspot Instructor Spotlight: Ming Talks New ‘Blackout’ EP, Crossing Genres, Production Techniques

Artists & Labels

Dubspot caught up with producer and Dubspot Instructor Ming to talk about his new EP “Blackout” on Datsik’s Fireproof Records and teaching at Dubspot.

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Sander van Doorn Interview @ Ultra Music Festival 2014: Talks Producing and Mixing and Mastering w/ Logic

Artists & Labels

Dubspot caught up with globetrotting Dutch DJ, producer, and remixer Sander van Doorn at Ultra Music Festival 2014 in Miami.

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Max for Live Device Roundup: Autotune, PushMLR, MultiMapTurnado, Push Pack, and More!

Ableton Live

Dubspot blogger Josh Spoon introduces five useful Max for Live – Ableton devices including Autotune, Push Pack for Aftertouch, Modular Series, PushMLR, and MultiMapTurnado.  Autotune If you are looking for Auto-Tune on the cheap, look no further then Autotune by He Runs Hundreds. It’s

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Dubspot EDU Sessions @ Moogfest 2014! Analog Synth Workshops w/ James Patrick and Chris Petti

Events

Join Dubspot at Moogfest in Asheville, North Carolina from April 23rd – April 27th for 5 days of in-depth analog synthesizer EDU Session workshops.

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Bitwig Studio Tutorial Pt. 3 – Editing Audio Clips w/ James Bernard

Bitwig Studio

Dubspot LA Instructor James Bernard explores some of the powerful editing features that are available when working with audio clips in Bitwig Studio.

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Dubspot EDU Sessions @ Communikey 2014! Ableton Live Workshops w/ Thavius Beck

Festival

The Dubspot EDU Sessions will be coming to Communikey in Boulder, CO this month, where Dubspot instructor and music producer Thavius Beck will host a series of four workshops on Ableton Live.

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Behind the Remix: Two-Part Music Production Workshop w/ Dubspot Instructor Richie Beretta

Workshops

Dubspot Instructor Richie Beretta hosts a two part music production workshop on April 28th and May 5th that will focus on mixing and remix techniques.

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