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Advanced Topics in Music Theory: Parallel Harmony in Modern Electronic Music

Music Foundations

In his latest exploration of music theory, Dubspot contributor Michael Emenau a.k.a. MNO investigates parallel harmony and its use in modern electronic music compositions.

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Dubspot LA’s 2nd Wave of Teachers Announced! Mark de Clive-Lowe, Jeremy Ellis, James Bernard, and Emch Subatomic!

News

We are tremendously excited to announce the 2nd wave of teachers for Dubspot LA! Mark de Clive Lowe, Jeremy Ellis, James Bernard, and Emch will join our talented team of instructors at DSLA starting this Summer!

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Dubspot International EDU Sessions w/ AIMEC: Brazil (3/6 – 3/15) Campinas, Rio de Janeiro, Curitiba, Balneário, Camboriú, Joinville

Events

This March, Dubspot will host a series of International EDU Sessions in Brazil w/ Dubspot instructor and producer / performer Dan Freeman hosting workshops on Ableton Live and Push.

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Dubspot Original Programming: Paul vs Paul Pt 8 – Headphones, Collaborations, Rap Actors, and More!

Original Programming

In the latest episode of Paul vs Paul, duo debate topics such as headphones, headbands, TV shows, collaborations, rap actors, and what an artist should pack for his tour.

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Are You Planning to Enroll at Dubspot NYC? Learn About Our Facilities, Instructors, Housing Options, and More!

Dubspot Courses

Learn more about our courses and programs, the equipment you will be working with, our NYC facilities as well as payment and housing options.

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Dubspot’s Logic Pro X Course Sample Lesson / Online School Preview w/ Shadetek – UnFiltered

Course Previews

In this third episode of Dubspot UnFiltered, course designer Matt Shadetek shares a lesson from Level 3 of our recently updated Logic Pro course.

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Sound Design Tutorial: Understanding Filters Pt. 3/3 – Band-Pass w/ Evan Sutton

Video Tutorials

In this third installment of our three-part Sound Design series on filters, Dubspot instructor Evan Sutton demonstrates some creative uses for the band pass filter. If you haven’t seen part one of this series, click here to check out an explanation and demonstration of the low-pass

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REV by Output: Instruments in Reverse for Native Instruments Kontakt Sampler

Music Technology

Dubspot blogger Josh Weatherspoon looks into the REV content pack for Kontakt and finds that a library of sounds in reverse can have some useful applications.

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Creative Strategies for Producers w/ Matt Shadetek: Input and Output

Production

In his latest article on creative strategies for artists, Dubspot Logic instructor and course designer Matt Shadetek explains that you only get out what you put in when it comes to the creation process.  Feed Yourself As creators, we all experience the feeling of guilt or

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Happy Valentine’s Day! Fundraiser for BARC Brooklyn Animal Shelter – Please Donate Today!

Events

Happy Valentine’s Day to all pets and pet lovers! Today at Dubspot, we’re honoring Dub Dogs, Valentine & Big Bob, and shelter rescues everywhere by supporting a Valentine’s Day fundraiser for BARC

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Dubspot @ Sundance Film Festival 2014 – Pt. 2: Film Scoring Panel w/ William H. Macy, Nate Mars, and More!

Films

In this video recap from Sundance Film Festival 2014, we present highlights from the Music Composition for Film panel w/ William H. Macy, Amos Newman, Mica Levi, Nate Mars

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Shiftee – Shift Happens! Dubspot’s DJ Program Director Leaves for Tour – Spring 2014 Dates Announced

Events

Catch Dubspot’s DJ Program Director and turntablism champ Shiftee on his ‘Shift Happens’ tour this Spring!

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Introducing Dubspot’s Revamped Logic Pro Course! Preview Video + Q&A w/ Matt Shadetek

Course Previews

Dubspot’s Logic curriculum has been updated with deeper course material, a better user experience, and a new open format that allows you to work at your own pace.

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10 Music Studio Tools Under $100 – Belkin RockStar, Arturia BeatStep, Chord Wheel, iConnectMIDI +

Music Technology

In this special we round up 10 Music Studio Tools for Under $100 that can help your workflow and won’t break the bank..

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Sound Design Tutorial: Understanding Filters Pt. 2/3 – High-Pass w/ Evan Sutton

Video Tutorials

In this second installment of our three-part Sound Design series on filters, Dubspot instructor Evan Sutton demonstrates some creative uses for the high pass filter.

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4 New Roland AIRA Instruments Announced! TR-08 Drum Machine + TB-3 Touch Bassline, VT-3 Vocal Transformer, System-1 Synth (Updated w/ Reviews)

Music Technology

Roland has announced Four Aria instruments: TR-08 drum machine, VT-3 Vocal Transformer, TB-3 Touch Bassline, and System-1 Synth.

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Dubspot Overview: Ableton Push Software Devices! Mutant Synth Pack, Clyphx 2, Push CCs, PXT Live, PXT-General

Ableton Live

Dubspot blogger and Ableton Push guru Josh Weatherspoon introduces five software upgrades that can expand the capabilities of your Ableton Push controller.

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Dubspot DJ Headphones Roundup 2014: Sennheiser, Allen and Heath, Pioneer, Sony +!

Music Technology

In this roundup, we look at 10 popular models of DJ headphones including Sennheiser HD-25, Sennheiser HD7 and HD8, AIAIAI TMA-1 and more!

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Dubspot @ Sundance Film Festival 2014 – Pt. 1: Music Usage and Placement in Film w/ Barry Cole, Vernon Reid, and More!

Films

Check out highlights from the music placement panel at Sundance Film Festival 2014 with Barry Cole, Vernon Reid, Brett Dismuke, and Jonathan McHugh.

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Dub Champions Festival Europe w/ Mad Professor, Brother Culture, Goth Trad, + Dubspot Giveaway!

Events

Dub Champions is heading to Europe for the second annual Dub Champions Festival in Vienna and Amsterdam Feburary 6-8. Artists include Mad Professor, Goth Trad, Radikal Guru, Ulrich Troyer and more!

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