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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.

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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.

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Brooklyn Electronic Music Festival (BEMF) Full Lineup and Rountable Sessions

Festival

Brooklyn Electronic Music Festival (BEMF) kicks off today through November 8th across various venues in Williamsburg, Brooklyn.

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Dubspot Radio Podcast: Scatta + Exclusive Mix and Interview!

Dubspot Radio

Dubspot Radio welcomes Jersey City native, Scatta with a mix full of Jersey club essentials. He also sits down with Pozibelle for an exclusive interview.

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Live Performance Techniques Part 1: Performance Playthrough w/ Atropolis

Video Tutorials

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

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Native Instruments STEMS: Performing Live w/ SentZ

DJ / Producer

In this article, Dubspot’s SentZ shares seven observations from gigging with Native Instruments STEMS and offers up some great tips for live performance.

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Creating Music with Polyrhythms in Ableton Live by Josh Bess

Video Tutorials

In this video, Dubspot Instructor and Ableton Certified Trainer Josh Bess takes us through his approach to creating a tune from polyrhythms + free download.

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Dubspot Radio Podcast: Twelve45 + Exclusive Mix and Interview!

Dubspot Radio

This week on Dubspot Radio, Pozibelle sat down with Twelve45, an up and coming NYC-based DJ and Producer. She follows up the interview with a vibed out mix.

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Shiftee and Enferno – Sounds for Live Sets: E.A.S.Y. Performs “Like That”

DJ / Producer

DMC Champs Shiftee and Enferno unite as E.A.S.Y. to present the video for their latest release “Like That” featuring some hot Beatport Sounds sample packs.

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Music Tech News Roundup October Pt 2: Native Instruments, Pioneer, Soundtoys, Alexandernaut

Music Technology

In this music tech news roundup, we check out Native Instruments’ S88 Keyboard, Pioneer DJ XDJ-700, Soundtoys 5, Traktor Kontrol S5, and Fugue Machine.

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Dubspot Radio Podcast: Darker Than Wax + Exclusive Mix and Interview!

Dubspot Radio

This week on Dubspot Radio, we are delighted to showcase Singapore’s Darker Than Wax label with two of their finest selectors, Marco Weibel and Mawkus.

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2015 DMC Battle for World Supremacy Champion DJ Precision (X-ecutioners)

News

Congratulations to Dubspot’s Turntablism Instructor and 2015 DMC US Champ, DJ Precision for winning the 2015 Battle for World Supremacy Champion title.

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Music Tech News Roundup October 2015: Akai, Moog, Novation, Roland, Arpeggio

Music Technology

In this music tech news roundup, we check out the Akai MPC Touch, Moog Mother 32, Circuit by Novation, Roland’s Boutique Series, and the portable Arpeggio.

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Making Better Beats w/ Curlup: Hi-Hats

Production

In this music production article, Dubspot’s Dan Salvaggio aka curl up explores several ways to get the most out of your hi-hats with a few simple tips!

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Dubspot Presents: Unsung Heroes Remix Competition w/ ill.Gates and KJ Sawka

Artists & Labels

ill.Gates and KJ Sawka are combining forces as ‘Unsung Heroes’ to offer a monstrous remix contest with over 13k in prizes and music career opportunities.

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Dubspot LA Course Spotlight: Ableton Live w/ TeamSupreme’s Dot Starting

Ableton Live

Discover music production and performance using Ableton Live 9 starting November 2nd with Dot, a member of LA’s TeamSupreme and founder of Unspeakable Records.

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Dubspot Radio Rewind: DNAE BEATS + Exclusive Mix and Interview!

Dubspot Radio

For this episode of Dubspot Rewind, we take it back to revisit a bass heavy mix and interview from DNAE BEATS, a San Francisco pioneer of grimey bass music.

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Roland Boutique Series Announced: Compact Sound Modules of Legendary Synths

Music Technology

The Roland Boutique series introduces the legendary Roland analog synths reborn as compact sound modules. Meet the JP-08, JX-03, JU-06, and K-25m.

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Dubspot Course Spotlight: Music Foundations w/ Max Wild

Dubspot Courses

Unravel electronic music’s origins, build your chops, learn musical language and theory, and much more in our upcoming Music Foundations course w/ Max Wild.

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Lee Scratch Perry Performs His Classic Super Ape Album at Brooklyn Bowl w/ Subatomic Sound

Festival

On Thursday, Oct 1st Subatomic Sound and Lee Scratch Perry will celebrate the 40th anniversary of “Super Ape” by performing the album live at Brooklyn Bowl.

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