Fresh from Dubspot

Dubspot LA EDU Sessions: Beatboxing and Vocal Technology w/ JASE

Workshops

On Friday, February 6th, Dubspot LA EDU Sessions welcomes beatboxer extraordinaire Jase as he demonstrates his vocal sound design approach in Ableton Live.

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Ableton Live Tutorial: Building a Basic DJ Template w/ Rory PQ + FREE Download

DJ / Producer

In this Ableton tutorial, Dubspot writer Rory PQ takes us through the steps to build a customized DJ Template in Ableton Live. Includes a FREE DJ Template.

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Dubspot NY FREE EDU Sessions: VJ and Visual Performance using VDMX w/ David Lublin

Workshops

On Friday, February 6th, Dubspot NY EDU Sessions continue with a special visual performance workshop focusing on the role of the VJ in today’s electronic music world.

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Ableton Live User Group NY (2/12) Push Meets Maschine w/ Shareef Islam and Dan Freeman

Workshops

In this workshop Dubspot instructors Shareef Islam and Dan Freeman will explore the integration of NI Maschine and Ableton Push together w/ Ableton Live 9.

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Dubspot Radio Podcast: Harry Sutton Jr. (Soulicious NYC / Wild Cherry Disco) Mix + Interview

Podcast

In the latest installment of Dubspot Radio Podcast, Dubspot NYC alumni, DJ Harry Sutton Jr. of SouliciousNYC stopped by for a brief interview and an exclusive mix.

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Dubspot NAMM 2015 Video Highlights: Teenage Engineering, Korg, Arturia +

Music Technology

In this video recap from The NAMM Show in January 2015 we look at Teenage Engineering’s new Pocket Operator instruments, Korg’s MS20 kit with SQ-1 sequencer, and Arturia’s new Beatstep Pro.

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Ableton Live Techno Fundamentals – Video Recap w/ John Selway and Ulysses

Workshops

On Friday January 16th, Dubspot NY EDU Sessions continues with a special Ableton Live workshop featuring techno producer John Selway and Ulysses.

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Ableton Live Tutorial: Working with White Noise + FREE Instrument Rack w/ Rory PQ

Ableton Live

In this Ableton Live tutorial, Rory PQ shares his insight about white noise and explores a few creative ways white noise can be used in your projects

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Dubspot LA EDU Sessions: VDMX Visual Performance Workshop w/ Michael Allen

Workshops

On Friday January 30th, the Dubspot LA EDU Sessions continue with a special VDMX performance workshop with visual performer and instructor Michael Allen.

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Dubspot NY EDU Sessions: Sound Design and Music Production For Video Games w/ George Vala

Events

On Friday January 30th, the Dubspot NY EDU Sessions continue with NYC-based techno DJ/producer, sound designer and video game audio director George Vala.

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Dub Champions Festival + Dubspot ‘Dub and Bass’ Workshop w/ Adrian Sherwood + Mad Professor – Video Recap

Artists & Labels

In this video recap, we present highlights from the Dub Champions Festival and Dubspot ‘Dub and Bass’ workshop with Adrian Sherwood and Mad Professor

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Dubspot Radio Podcast: Ben Gold (Gold Rush / Armada) – Exclusive Mix and Interview

Podcast

On this edition of Dubspot Radio Podcast, prolific London-based trance DJ/producer Ben Gold stops by Dubspot NYC for an exclusive interview and DJ mix

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Dubspot Student Spotlight January 2015! Joey Zander, Kristin Lush, iMC, DJ SPINK, and Highlanderz

Students

In the January 2015 edition of our Dubspot Student Spotlight, we highlight five excellent artists. Get to know Joey Zander, Kristin Lush, iMC, DJ SPINK, and Highlanderz.

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Music Tech News – NAMM 2015 Preview w/ Akai, Pioneer, Moog, Waldorf, Dave Smith Instruments +

Music Technology

Check out what’s coming this year from companies such as Akai, Pioneer, Moog, Waldorf, Dave Smith Instruments and more in our NAMM 2015 preview.

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Ableton Live Tutorial: Harmonic Multiband Distortion + FREE Rack Download w/ Rory PQ

Ableton Live

In this tutorial, Dubspot contributor Rory PQ explores harmonic distortion and various approaches to creating a more powerful sound using a multiband distortion effect rack in Ableton Live.

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Afro-House Grooves on the Bright Continent – DJ Cortega of Kenya’s Electrafrique Collective

Artists & Labels

Dubspot’s Director of Student Affairs, Kelly Webb, speaks with DJ Cortega about the Electrafrique collective and the house music movement in Kenya.

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Dubspot NY EDU Sessions: Music Placement in Advertising, Film, TV, Video Games w/ Rob Schustack

Workshops

On Friday January 23rd, the Dubspot NY EDU Sessions continue with special guest Rob Schustack who will speak on music placement in advertising, film, TV, and video games.

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Dubspot Radio Podcast: Reverse Commuter (Kenneth James Gibson) – Exclusive Mix and Interview

Podcast

For this week’s Dubspot Radio Podcast, Los Angeles-based electronic music producer Kenneth James Gibson delivers an exclusive mix under his Reverse Commuter alias.

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Codes + Slow Roast Records “We Get Crazy” Remix Contest! Enter by 1/27

Giveaways & Contests

Dubspot DJ instructor and NY based DJ/Producer Codes + Slow Roast Records kick off the New Year with ‘We Get Crazy’ Remix Contest. Enter to win by January 27th.

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Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol S8 DJ Controller – In Depth Overview w/ ENDO

DJ / Producer

Dubspot instructor and Native Instruments product specialist Mike Henderson aka Endo offers an in-depth overview of the TRAKTOR KONTROL S8 DJ controller.

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