Fresh from Dubspot

Dubspot Alumni Spotlight: Fafa Experience Interview

Students

Dubspot alumni Fafa returned to our school in New York for a brief video interview to discuss his experience and journey to becoming a successful DJ.

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Open House and Guided Tour of Dubspot LA

Events

Learn more about furthering your music education at Dubspot Los Angeles during our Open House June 26th from 12pm-3pm.

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AGNT: A Revolution in DJ Bookings

Music Technology

AGNT is a digital booking platform that provides access to thousands of real DJs and a suite of tools that manages every stage of the booking process.

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Music Tech News: 10 Emerging Technologies and Announcements

Music Technology

This roundup of music tech news features major announcements and emerging technologies from industry leaders.

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Major Updates for MASCHINE Users

Music Technology

Native Instruments releases free MASCHINE 2.4.5 software and REAKTOR Blocks 1.2 updates.

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Dubspot Radio Podcast: Alan Nieves

Dubspot Radio

This episode of Dubspot Radio Podcast welcomes NYC tech-house DJ/Producer Alan Nieves with a deep and driving mix selection of underground vibes.

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NI Maschine Tutorial: Using Transient Master for Mixing

Maschine

Native Instruments product specialist Matt Cellitti demonstrates how to use Maschine’s Transient Master effect to tighten up various musical elements.

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Studio Knowledge: Self-Similarity w/ Matt Shadetek

Production

Logic expert and Dutty Artz label owner Matt Shadetek introduces the concept of self-similarity and discusses how it can help you define your own sound.

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Dubspot Top Picks: 5 Choice Turntable Cartridges for DJs

Music Technology

In this Dubspot Top Picks guide, we look at a selection of our favorite turntable cartridges that deliver high accuracy audio reproduction and trackability.

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Music Foundations Tutorial: Chord Progressions

Music Foundations

Multi-talented musician, Mark de Clive-Lowe shows use his approach to building melodies and musical structures around chord progressions using Native Instruments’ Maschine.

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Music and the Fibonacci Sequence w/ Rory PQ

Music Foundations

Dubspot’s Rory PQ explores the relationship between the Fibonacci Sequence and the Golden Mean in music.

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Dubspot Radio Rewind: Liondub + Exclusive Interview

Dubspot Radio

This episode of Dubspot Radio Rewind revisits Liondub’s bass driven vinyl mix followed by an exclusive interview about running his label Liondub International.

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Max for Live Roundup: 5 Creative Instruments, Effects, Modulators

Music Technology

Expand your music creation arsenal of with these five Max for Live devices used for manipulating audio, slicing loops, creating visual effects, and more.

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Dubspot Interview: Studio Sessions w/ Amtrac

Artists & Labels

Amtrac visits Dubspot LA in this exclusive interview to demonstrate his creative approach towards music production in Ableton Live.

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Learn Ableton Live at Dubspot LA w/ Ryan Crosby

Dubspot Courses

Learn the art of music production and live performance using Ableton Live at Dubspot LA with famed producer, singer/songwriter, and guitarist Ryan Crosby.

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Dubspot Radio Rewind: Wiseacre (Emerald Isle Dream Bump Mix)

Dubspot Radio

This episode of Dubspot Radio hits the play button on a soulful diversely influenced house set mixed up by the Venice California native, Wiseacre.

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Dubspot LA EDU Sessions: Vinyl Sampling w/ Ableton Live

Workshops

Friday, June 10th, join Dubspot LA Instructor Esteban Adame for a free workshop covering vinyl sampling techniques using Ableton Live and Push.

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Music Tech Spotlight: Monique Bass Synth by Monoplugs

Music Technology

In this music tech spotlight, we look at the Germany-based music software company Monoplugs and their impressive Monique monophonic synthesizer.

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10 Documentaries That Explore the Evolution of Electronic Music and Culture

Films

In this roundup of music documentaries, we feature ten films that explore the evolution and culture of electronic music over the last few decades.

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Software Review: MOVEMENT FX Engine by Output

Music Technology

In this review, Dubspot’s Rory PQ takes us through the powerful MOVEMENT Rhythmic FX plugin developed by Output that’s built for the studio or stage.

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