Fresh from Dubspot

Logic Pro X Tutorial: Editing Vocals and Audio Samples Using ‘Flex Pitch’ w/ Bill Lee

Video Tutorials

In this Logic Pro video tutorial, Dubspot Instructor Bill Lee explores Logic Pro X’s ‘Flex Pitch’ feature for fine tuning vocal performances, as well as designing creative vocal effects.

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Dubspot @ Sundance Film Festival 2014! DJ Workshops (1/18) + Sound / Vision Panel (1/19) in Park City, Utah

Events

Dubspot heads to Park City, Utah this week to take part in the Sundance Film Festival. On Saturday, January 18, 2014, we will be working with The Collective to bring workshops and panel discussions

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Addis Pablo (Rockers International / Suns of Dub) @ Dubspot! Profile and Interview – ‘Roots and Future’ Month

Artists & Labels

In this episode of Roots & Future, we speak with Addis Pablo – musician, producer, and son of dub pioneer Augustus Pablo.

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Dubspot Visual Performance User Group (1/28) Taking it On the Road w/ Alejandro Crawford (MGMT)

Events

On January 28th, Dubspot hosts the next user group for VDMX users featuring visual performing artist Alejandro Crawford (MGMT) who will speak about performing on the road.

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Paula Temple (R&S Records, Noise Manifesto) on Techno, Live Performance, and Breaking Social and Musical Barriers

Artists & Labels

Dubspot blogger Mike Steyels catches up with esteemed DJ and music producer Paula Temple for a discussion on creating techno music, breaking down social / musical barriers, and her live performance setup.

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Ableton Live Tutorial: Bringing Your Finished Productions To Live Performance – Part 2 w/ Josh Bess

Video Tutorials

In this two part Ableton Live video tutorial, Dubspot Instructor Josh Bess demonstrates how to bring your original productions into a live performance setting. In the second and final part

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Introducing Dubspot’s Revamped Native Instruments Maschine 2.0 / Studio Course! New Drum Synths, Massive Integration +

Dubspot Courses

Dubspot’s Maschine Courses have been updated! We have just completed an overhaul of our Maschine curriculum, which now covers all of version 2.0. Learn the latest about drum synths, the new mixer, and deeper integration with Massive in our new Maschine courses which start on January 19th!

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Dubspot @ NAMM 2014 – New Music Technology, Instruments, and Global Trends

Events

The Dubspot team is heading to sunny California in just a couple of weeks to attend The NAMM Show (January 23-26) and check out the latest developments in music technology and instruments.

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Dubspot’s ‘Roots and Future’ Pt 2: Zion I Kings – Reggae Collective Talk Music Production, Collaboration + @ Tuff Gong Studios

Artists & Labels

Dubspot is very proud to present Roots & Future – a special month-long video series celebrating the pioneers, innovators, and torch-bearers of Jamaican music. In this episode we caught up with respected roots reggae production house Zion I Kings.

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Creative Strategies for Producers w/ Matt Shadetek: The Not Trying Glass

Dubspot Homepage

In his latest article on creative strategies for artists, Dubspot Logic instructor and course designer Matt Shadetek explores the idea that fear may be getting in the way of accomplishing your goals.

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Dubspot NYC Ableton Live User Group (1/27) w/ Alyosha Barreiro and Dan Freeman (CØm1x)

Events

On Monday January 27, our Dubspot Ableton User Group in New York City continues with guest instructor Alyosha Barreiro and host Dan Freeman (CØm1x).

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Dubspot Ableton Live 9 Tutorial: Sampling the Human Voice – Part 2 w/ Chris Petti @ Decibel Festival

Video Tutorials

At last year’s Decibel Festival in Seattle, Dubspot hosted a series of free EDU Session workshops as part of the Decibel Festival Conference. In this tutorial video, Dubspot curriculum director Chris Petti delves deeper into some amazing sampling and sound

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Dubspot Los Angeles – Early Registration Now Open For June 2014 Courses!

Dubspot Courses

We are only four months away from opening our doors in the heart of Hollywood! Starting today, you can enroll in the very first courses at our new Los Angeles location. Act now and save 25% off Dubspot LA Courses for

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Dubspot Presents ‘Roots and Future’: A Day w/ Lee “Scratch” Perry in NYC!

Artists & Labels

Dubspot is very proud to present Roots & Future – a special month-long video series celebrating the pioneers, innovators, and torch-bearers of Jamaican music. In this video, the seminal Jamaican producer and artist Lee “Scratch” Perry visits Dubspot NYC.

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Ableton Live Tutorial: Bringing Your Finished Productions To Live Performance – Part 1 w/ Josh Bess

Video Tutorials

In this two part Ableton Live video tutorial, Dubspot Instructor Josh Bess demonstrates how to bring your original productions into a live performance setting. In part one, Josh explains methods for dividing stems into individual audio loops.

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Dubspot Presents ‘Roots and Future’ Part 1: Kingston’s Gabrie Selassie (Rockers) Talks Sound System Culture – Jamaica and Worldwide!

Artists & Labels

Dubspot is very proud to present Roots & Future – a special month-long video series celebrating the pioneers, innovators, and torch-bearers of Jamaican music. We begin Roots & Future month with a look at Kingston’s current soundscapes.

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Music Foundations Tutorial: Reharmonization – Get More Mileage Out of Your Chord Progressions

Music Foundations

Dubspot contributor Michael Emenau a.k.a. MNO examines the process of reharmonization and explains how it can help your next remix.

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Ableton Live Video Tutorial Roundup! Production and Performance Tutorials w/ Matt Cellitti, Raz Mesinai, Adriano Clemente, Thavius Beck +

Ableton Live

In this Ableton Live video roundup, we’ve compiled some of our best tutorials and Ableton Push performance videos from our talented instructors including Matt Cellitti, Dan Freeman, Raz Mesinai, Thavius Beck, Evan Sutton, Adam Partridge, Adriano Clemente, and Michael Hatsis.

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Physical Therapy (Fifth Wall, Hippos In Tanks) Talks Imperfect Techno, Output Over Process +

Artists & Labels

Dubspot blogger Mike Steyels catches up with DJ and music producer Physical Therapy for a chat about imperfect techno, output over process, and his new label.

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Maschine Tutorial Roundup! Music Production Tips and Techniques w/ Matt Cellitti + Mike Huckaby +

Video Tutorials

In this Maschine Studio / Maschine 2.0 roundup, we gain insights from Dubspot instructor Matt Cellitti, along with other useful lessons from renowned Detroit DJ/producer Mike Huckaby.

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