Fresh from Dubspot

Dubspot Radio Podcast: 81Neutronz – Dubspot Student Turned Teacher – Live Performance

Podcast

In this edition of Dubspot Radio Podcast, electronic music producer and Dubspot staff member Nick ’81Neutronz’ Low-Beer performs an exclusive live set.

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Dubspot LA Course Spotlight – Music Foundations Course w/ Mark de Clive-Lowe + Q&A

Music Foundations

The best producers, DJs, and musicians in the world strive to be well-rounded. So should you. In Dubspot’s Music Foundations Program, you’ll explore three major aspects of music: rhythmic theory, melodic theory, and critical listening.

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Dubspot International – Tokyo, Japan! Ableton Live EDU Session w/ Josh Bess, Satoshi Moriya +

Events

On Monday September 15th Dubspot heads to Tokyo, Japan for Dubspot International EDU Sessions where instructor Josh Bess will present a workshop on Ableton Live 9′s Sampler instrument with special guests.

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Hands-On w/ Native Instruments Kontrol S-Series Keyboard MIDI Controller

Music Technology

The latest from Native Instruments is huge news! Komplete 10 is coming as well as a line of MIDI keyboard controllers called the S-Series designed to be tightly implemented with the Komplete suite of software instruments.

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Music Tech News: New Korg Electribe w/ Ableton Live Integration, Korg Volca Sample, Roland SBX-1 +

Music Technology

In this music tech news roundup we look at 2 new Electribes along with a new Volca Sampler from Korg, the SBX-1 sync box from Roland which promises to link all your new and vintage gear, a MIDI controller for the Elektron Octatrack.

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Dubspot FREE EDU Summer Sessions – Running an Independent Label w/ MING + Q&A!

Events

On Friday, September 5th, we continue our series of FREE workshops at our NYC campus with a presentation on running an independent label with music industry veteran MING.

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Dubspot Radio Podcast: DJ Obi – Exclusive Mix and Interview

Podcast

In this edition of Dubspot Radio Podcast, award-winning Nigerian DJ and globetrotter DJ OBI takes us on a soulful journey around the world.

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Dubspot Ableton Live Tutorial: Creating Minimoog Sounds w/ Live’s Analog Instrument

Ableton Live

In this Ableton Live Analog tutorial, Dubspot contributor Josh Spoon explains how to get a classic Minimoog sound with Ableton’s Analog synthesizer.

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Dubspot Student Spotlight August 2014! Housing Corp, Icarus Moth, Jay Dabhi, Maffa Miller, DJ Dan Ho!

Artists & Labels

We are very proud to present Dubspot Student Spotlight August 2014! This month’s edition features Housing Corp, Icarus Moth, Jay Dabhi, Maffa Miller, and DJ Dan Ho!

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Unfiltered: Music Production w/ Ableton Live 9 Sample Lesson / Online School Preview w/ Chris Petti

Course Previews

Dubspot presents an inside look into our online curriculum experience with Dubspot UnFiltered. In this episode, Chris Petti goes into the creative possibilities of Ableton’s Audio Effect Racks.

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International Student Video Spotlight! JayD – producer, lyricist, and rapper (Kathmandu, Nepal)

Dubspot Homepage

In this international student spotlight video, we interview Jigme Dorje aka JayD, a New York City-based producer, lyricist, rapper, and poet originally from Kathmandu, Nepal.

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Dubspot Radio Podcast: SicksentZ – Live Performance and Interview

Podcast

In this edition of Dubspot Radio Podcast, Brooklyn-bred DJ/producer and Dubspot NYC staff member Cliff Callender a.k.a. SicksentZ performs a live set using Ableton Live and Push!

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Free VST Giveaway! Enter to Win Sugar Bytes Egoist Groove Instrument + Mike Huckaby Interview

Giveaways & Contests

Win a free copy of Sugar Bytes EGOIST, the groundbreaking new groove instrument from Sugar Bytes! We have five copies of this fantastic VST to give away.

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5 Free Native Instruments Massive Presets + Dubspot Labs: Mini-Synth Building Workshop!

Sound Design

Download a set of 5 Free Native Instruments Massive presets from Dubspot Sound Design instructor N_DREW and Enroll in Dubspot Labs: Mini-Synth Building Workshop!

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Creative Strategies w/ Matt Shadetek: Quality as Marketing

Production

In his latest article on creative strategies for artists, Dubspot Logic instructor and course designer Matt Shadetek explains that the quality of a product can make up for the lack of a marketing budget.

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New Shiftee Routine – ‘Keep It 100′ + Moonrise Festival Promo Mix

DJ Tips & Tricks

The new Shiftee Routine is a new Traktor and Maschine routine called “Keep it 100.” We asked Shiftee a few questions about the routine and some tracks he’s feeling as of late.

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SoundToys – The Mix / Master Wyatt Show w/ Daniel Wyatt Ep. 4 – The Hangout

Mixing and Mastering

The fourth episode in the Dubspot Original Programming series The Mix / Master Wyatt Show features Ken Bogdanowicz, founder and chief designer at SoundToys, creators of the best industry standard mixing and mastering plug-ins.

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Protect Your Hearing! Win Free High Fidelity Earplugs from RAM Records and EarPeace

Music Technology

Ram Records, a world-famous Drum ‘n Bass label, has teamed up with EarPeace to create a pair of earplugs designed for musicians and club-goers. Win a pair from Dubspot!

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Dubspot Podcast: PBDY (Brainfeeder, Low End Theory, TAR)

Podcast

For the August edition of the Dubspot Podcast we reached out to Low End Theory favorite and Brainfeeder comrade, PBDY, who curated an exclusive, eclectic mix.

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Logic Pro X Tutorial – House Music Vocal Chopping Techniques w/ Matt Shadetek

Video Tutorials

In this Logic Pro X tutorial video, Dubspot Logic course designer Matt Shadetek goes over a technique to process a vocal sample through the ES1 instrument to create a rhythmic gating effect.

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