Fresh from Dubspot

Chopping Samples in Ableton Live 9.5 w/ SentZ + Free Download

Video Tutorials

In this video, Dubspot’s Cliff Callendar aka SentZ takes us into Live 9.5 and demonstrates his approach to chopping samples in the redesigned Simpler.

[read more...]

Dubspot Radio Podcast: Dubkasm + Exclusive Mix

Dubspot Homepage

Dubspot Radio is delighted to feature an exclusive mix from UK’s Dubkasm. On the scene since 1994, Dubkasm never fails to deliver the best in dub and roots.

[read more...]

Dubspot Student Spotlight November 2015: Animal Treats, Lust, RAF, and Prosoty

Students

In our Nov 2015 Dubspot Student Spotlight, we highlight some outstanding student artists, producers, DJ’s, and musicians who have taken courses at Dubspot.

[read more...]

Music Production Workflow: Organization and Finishing Tracks w/ Daniel Salvaggio

Production

In this music production workflow article, Daniel Salvaggio (aka curlup) shares several methods for staying organized and finishing tracks faster.

[read more...]

Software Review: EXHALE by Output – The World’s First Modern Vocal Engine

Music Technology

In this software review, Dubspot’s Rory PQ takes us through EXHALE, the world’s first modern Vocal Engine developed by Output.

[read more...]

Dubspot Radio Podcast: Rory PQ + Exclusive Mix

Dubspot Radio

This week on Dubspot Radio, we are delighted to showcase Dubspot’s own Rory PQ with a solid mix full of heavy hitters and deep bass delights.

[read more...]

Dubspot @ Brooklyn Electronic Music Festival (BEMF)

Festival

Brooklyn Electronic Music Festival (BEMF) took place November 5th – 8th across various venues in Williamsburg, Brooklyn and Dubspot was on site all weekend.

[read more...]

Ableton Live Tutorial 9.5: The Redesigned Simpler w/ Rory PQ

Ableton Live

In this Ableton Live Tutorial, Dubspot’s Rory PQ takes us through the completely redesigned Simpler Instrument revealed in the new Live 9.5 update.

[read more...]

iOS Music App Spotlight: Experimental Sound Design w/ SoundScaper and FieldScaper

iOS

Interactive artist and music producer Scott Whitehead profiles two iOS music apps from developer Igor Vasiliev that allow you to record and mangle sounds in real-time.

[read more...]

Dubspot Fall Sale Extended: 15% off All Courses + New Course Dates Added

Dubspot Courses

Dubspot Fall Sale Extended till November 17th at midnight. New students save 15% off all courses, and current students save 25% off any additional courses.

[read more...]

Live Performance Techniques Part 2: Equipment Breakdown w/ Atropolis

Video Tutorials

In this second video of a three-part series on Live Performance Techniques, Dubspot Instructor Adam Partridge aka Atropolis takes us through his live set.

[read more...]

How to Make a Hit: Unsung Heroes Workshop w/ ill.Gates and KJ Sawka

Video Tutorials

Join ill.Gates and KJ Sawka in this exclusive segment of an extensive production workshop that takes you inside their Beatport #1 banger ‘Unsung Heroes’.

[read more...]

iOS Music App Roundup: Music Production, MIDI Control, Ableton Link, Effects, and Recording

iOS

In this iOS Music App Roundup, we investigate new iOS technology from Ableton and Korg along with iPad apps for music production, effects, and recording.

[read more...]

Ableton Live Tutorial: Building Multiband Phase Inversion Racks w/ Rory PQ + FREE Download

Ableton Live

In this Ableton Live tutorial, Dubspot’s Rory PQ takes us through the steps for building transparent Multiband Phase Inversion Racks. Incudes FREE Download.

[read more...]

Ableton Reveals New Push 2, Live 9.5 Update and Link Technology

Music Technology

Ableton announces the next generation of Push, Live 9.5 update, and introduces Link technology. Get an overview of the new features and improvements.

[read more...]

Dubspot Radio Rewind: SentZ – Día De Muertos (Halloween Mix)

Dubspot Homepage

Dubspot Radio presents Brooklyn-based DJ/producer and Dubspot NYC staff member Cliff Callender a.k.a. SentZ w/ a special Halloween ‘Day of the Dead’ mix.

[read more...]

Gear Review: Multipass Effect Plugin by kiloHearts w/ Rory PQ

Music Technology

In this gear review, Dubspot’s Rory PQ takes us through the new multiband modular processor plugin by kiloHearts called Multipass.

[read more...]

Get a Producers Goody Bag When You Enter to Win Pioneer RM-07′s & HRM-7′s

Giveaways & Contests

Enter the Track Spark sweepstakes to win Pioneer RM-07 monitors and Pioneer HRM-7 headphones, plus get a FREE bundle of samples, tutorials, and a plugin.

[read more...]

Music Tech News Roundup: Dave Smith, Critter and Guitari, Sequential Circuits, Roland, Eventide +

Music Technology

In this music tech news roundup, we check out synths from Critter & Guitari and Dave Smith, Roland samples, Arpeggio, and effects from Sonic Faction.

[read more...]

Dubspot Hump Daze at LA’s Bronson Bar Wednesday, October 28th

Events

Join the Dubspot crew for Hump Daze at LA’s Bronson Bar October 28th for a monthly celebration of sound featuring Dubspot students and special guests.

[read more...]