Fresh from Dubspot

Beat Bang Theory: Ep. 01 w/ Lord Finesse (Diggin’ in the Crates)

Artists & Labels

In this first episode of Beat Bang Theory, Dubspot Instructor Shareef Islam welcomes special guest Lord Finesse, influential hip-hop artist, producer, and founder of Diggin’ in the Crates (D.I.T.C.). Join them as they dig deep into the crate of vinyl

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Dub Mixing Overview using the Ds1 MIDI mixer w/ Clive Chin

Production

In this video, legendary Jamaican reggae and ska producer Clive Chin demonstrates his approach to dub mixing using the Ds1 MIDI mixer and Ableton Live.

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Sound Design Tutorial: Lo-Fi Color – Adding Wooly Cassette Character to Soft Synths w/ Garrett McIndoe

Sound Design

In this sound design tutorial, Dubspot’s Garrett McIndoe shows us how to transform clean soft synths into gritty goodness with a cassette tape recorder.

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Dubspot LA: Kids DJ / Producer Program w/ DJ Shortee and Brian Koolis

Course Previews

Dubspot LA Kids DJ / Producer Program is a hands-on interactive tour of today’s leading DJ and music creation tools tailored for young artistic skills.

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Dubspot LA EDU Sessions: Music Placement + Publishing w/ Jay “Jase” Borland

Workshops

On Friday March 20th, Dubspot LA EDU Sessions welcomes Jay “Jase” Borland to host a free workshop on music placement and publishing in the music industry.

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Dubspot NY EDU Sessions: Social Media Marketing for Music w/ Corey Zaloom and Jonny Cottone

Workshops

On Friday March 20th, our Dubspot NY EDU Sessions continue with a workshop on creating your brand as an artist and managing social media marketing.

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Dubspot Radio Podcast: Matthew Law (Illvibe Media / Philadelphia) Mix + Interview

Dubspot Radio

For this week’s installment of Dubspot Radio Podcast, we have rising Philadelphia-based DJ and aspiring producer Matthew Law of Illvibe Media

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Dub Mixing Session Tutorial: Ableton Live + Ds1 MIDI Mixer w/ Emch + Free Template

Video Tutorials

In this video tutorial Dubspot instructor Emch demonstrates dub mixing using Ableton Live, Push, and the Dubspot + Livid Instruments Ds1 MIDI controller.

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Dubspot + RAM Records Present: RAMLife Giveaway: Win Vinyl, T-shirt, CD, Slipmats

Giveaways & Contests

Dubspot has teamed up with RAM Records to celebrate their compilation series RAMLife mixed by Audio by hosting a giveaway to win the RAMLife Audio Bundle.

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Ableton Tutorial: Live Performance and Effects Processing w/ Ben Runyan

Ableton Live

In this tutorial Dubspot Instructor Ben Runyan explores live performance and effects processing using the Korg nanoKONTROL and Ableton Live.

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Dubspot NY EDU Sessions: In the Studio w/ Carlos “CID” Cid and Ariel Borujow

Workshops

On March 13th, Dubspot’s Ariel Borujow hosts a NY EDU Sessions workshop with special guest CID on managing a successful career in today’s music industry.

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Dubspot LA EDU Sessions: Algorithmic Composition for Drums w/ Computo

Workshops

On March 13th, our LA EDU Sessions continue with a free workshop exploring advanced methods for drum programming to compose complex rhythms and variations.

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5 Ableton Push Tips Part I: Production + Performance w/ Dubspot’s Dan Freeman

Ableton Live

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 Radio Podcast: Lord Finesse (D.I.T.C. – Diggin’ in the Crates) – Exclusive Mix and Interview

Dubspot Radio

For this week’s installment of Dubspot Radio Podcast, we are thrilled to have Lord Finesse, influential hip hop artist, DJ, producer, and founder D.I.T.C.

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Dubspot + Ableton Present: Ableton Spaces at SXSW 2015 w/ Adriano Clemente and Dan Freeman

Workshops

Join Ableton and Dubspot on March 19th for a day of workshops, panels, and games at SXSW 2015. Free and open to the public. All ages and skill levels welcome.

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Dubspot NY Special Seminar: Hearing Health for DJ’s and Producers w/ Rich Medina

Workshops

On March 10th, our NY EDU sessions continue with a special seminar on hearing health w/ Rich Medina and the ACS Custom Ear Protection Team.

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Dubspot LA EDU Sessions: Producing in the Recording Industry w/ Zach “Reazon” Heiligman

Workshops

On Friday March 6th, Dubspot LA EDU Sessions continue with a free workshop on working as a producer in the recording industry with Zach “Reazon” Heiligman.

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Ableton Live 9.2 Public Beta: The Features You’ve Been Waiting for w/ Josh Spoon

Ableton Live

Dubspot Contributor and Ableton Live Certified Trainer Josh Spoon takes us through many of the new improvements and feature changes in the Live 9.2 update.

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Dubspot NY Maschine User Group: The Art of Mixing for Club, Radio and T.V.

Workshops

On Wednesday March 4th, our Dubspot NY Maschine User Group continues with a free workshop on mixing techniques and what it takes to start your own label.

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Dubspot NY EDU Sessions: Vocal Production Techniques w/ MING + Big Mike

Workshops

On Friday March 6th, our Dubspot NY EDU Sessions continue with a free workshop on professional vocal production techniques with MING and Michael Lynche.

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