Fresh from Dubspot

SIGNAL by Output: Expressive Pulse Engine Instrument for Native Instruments KONTAKT 5 Player

Music Technology

In this product review, Dubspot’s Rory PQ takes us deep inside SIGNAL by Output a new Pulse Engine Instrument for Native Instruments KONTAKT 5 Player.

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Dubspot LA x Native Instruments Sound Design Workshop: Secrets of FM Synthesis

Workshops

Join us Friday, April 24th at Dubspot LA and learn how to unlock the secrets of FM Synthesis with James Bernard using Native Instruments Komplete 10.

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Dubspot NY EDU Sessions: MIDI Controllerism + Vocal Performance w/ Ableton Live

Ableton Live

On Friday April 24th, join Dubspot Instructors Dan Freeman and Luke Folger for a free workshop on MIDI controllerism and vocal performance w/ Ableton Live.

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Dubspot LA Course Spotlight: Maschine Program w/ Jeremy Ellis – Courses Start April 26th, 2015

Course Previews

Discover the future of production and performance at your fingertips in our upcoming Maschine course w/ Jeremy Ellis. Class starts April, 26th, Enroll soon!

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Dubspot NY EDU Sessions: Visual Performance using VDMX w/ Zak Norman

Workshops

On Mondray April 20th, join xc of Black Box Echo for a free Dubspot NY EDU Sessions workshop on using VDMX for live performances.

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SXSW 2015 Recap: Dubspot + Ableton Present Ableton Spaces

Ableton Live

In this series of video recap videos of SXSW 2015, we highlight Ableton workshops, panels, demonstrations, performances, and games during Ableton Spaces.

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Dubspot Radio Podcast: Paxico Records – Label Showcase and Interview

Dubspot Radio

In the latest installment of Dubspot Radio Podcast, Chris Hund and Malik Abdul Rahmaan of the Brooklyn-based cassette imprint Paxico Records stop by for a mix and interview.

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10 Free Web Based Tools for Music Production: Patatap, Tap Tempo, Bfxr, Chordify, Circle of Fifths +

Music Technology

In this music tools roundup, Dubspot’s Dan Salvaggio aka Curl Up shares 10 free web based music production tools that work in the studio or on the road!

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Dubspot Student Spotlight April 2015: Cammar, Hakuu, LB Laurent Bass, PLAYÄ, Corporeal

Artists & Labels

In our April 2015 Dubspot Student Spotlight, we highlight some remarkable artists and producers who have recently taken courses at Dubspot NYC, LA and Online

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DJ Shiftee – Two Turntables and Traktor Kontrol S8 Routine w/ Q and A

DJ / Producer

In this video, 2-time DMC champion and Dubspot DJ curriculum director DJ Shiftee heats things up with TRAKTOR KONTROL S8 and his devastating scratch skills!

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Music Foundations Video Tutorial – Chord Theory Part 1: Chord Inversions w/ Max Wild

Video Tutorials

In this first video of a series on advanced chord theory, Dubspot Instructor Max Wild explains chord inversions and how they apply to chord progressions.

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Native Instruments Pushes Digital DJing Into The Future: Traktor Kontrol D2 w/ ENDO

DJ / Producer

Dubspot Instructor and Native Instruments product specialist ENDO shares his insight into Native Instruments announcement of the Traktor Kontrol D2 control.

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Dubspot International EDU Sessions: Berlin Ableton Workshops w/ Dan Freeman and Max Wild

Workshops

Digital NYC meets Digital Berlin is a series of free workshops on performance and production techniques using Ableton Live w/ Dan Freeman and Max Wild.

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Dubspot LA EDU Sessions: Live Performance using Ableton Live w/ Adam Partridge

Workshops

On Friday April 17th, Dubspot LA EDU Sessions continues with a workshop on creating a live performance Ableton set with Dubspot Instructor Adam Partridge.

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Dubspot Radio Podcast: DJ Kai Song (10-Year-Old Dubspot Student) Mix + Interview

Dubspot Radio

For this week’s installment of Dubspot Radio Podcast, 10-year-old DJ/producer and Dubspot student DJ Kai Song comes though with an energetic mix.

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VDMX Visual Performance Workshop Recap w/ David Lublin

Workshops

In this video recap, Dubspot Instructor and visual artist David Lublin introduces us to VJing and live performance using VDMX visual performance software.

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5 Ableton Push Tips Part II: Using Note Mode in Live Performance w/ Dan Freeman

Video Tutorials

In this Ableton Live video tutorial, Dubspot instructor Dan Freeman demonstrates five techniques using Ableton Push for production and live performances.

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Dubspot LA Course Spotlight: Ableton Live Producer Certificate Program Starts April 13th!

Dubspot Courses

In this Dubspot LA Course Spotlight we highlight our Ableton Live Producer Certificate Program and our Ableton LA Instructors. Classes start April 13th!

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Ableton Live Tutorial: Sub Bass Layering Techniques w/ Dan Salvaggio + Free Download

Ableton Live

In this Ableton Live tutorial, Dubspot’s Dan Salvaggio aka Curl Up shares his approach to layering Sub Bass and splitting frequencies using Live’s native devices.

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Dubspot LA EDU Sessions: Traktor Kontrol S8 DJ Techniques + Live Remixing w/ Brian Koolis

Workshops

On Friday April 10th, Dubspot Instructor and accomplished DJ Brian Koolis hosts a workshop on digital DJ techniques and live remixing with NI Traktor Kontrol S8.

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