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Music Subreddits: Production, DJ, Sound Design, Music Industry + w/ Daniel Salvaggio

Music Technology

In this article, Dubspot’s Daniel Salvaggio explores several music subreddits filled with audio-minded individuals sharing music-related knowledge.

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Dubspot Student Spotlight Aug 2015: Zach Morrison, Michael Blume, Young-Borra, and CTZN TOUR

Students

In our August 2015 Dubspot Student Spotlight, we highlight some outstanding students. Get to know Zach Morrison, Michael Blume, Young-Borra, and CTZN TOUR.

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Dubspot Radio Podcast: Lean Automatic + Exclusive Mix and Interview!

Dubspot Radio

For this week’s episode of Dubspot Radio, we welcome Lean Automatic for an exclusive Trip-Hop mix and interview about his new project, Black Space Odyssey.

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6 Common Pitfalls of Music Production w/ Daniel Salvaggio

Production

In this music production article, Dubspot’s Daniel Salvaggio shares six helpful approaches to overcome common pitfalls of music production.

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Celebrating a Modern Classic: The Roland TR-808 Drum Machine

Music Technology

In celebration of 8/08 day and the Roland machine that changed the course of music, we present this definitive history on Roland’s TR-808 Drum Rhythm Composer.

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Celebrate 808 Day w/ Roland and Dubspot + Special Edition TR-8 Giveaway

Giveaways & Contests

On August 8th, Dubspot is proud to join Roland and the AIRA crew to celebrate 808 Day to honor the classic TR-808 with a series of workshops + TR-8 Giveaway

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Dubspot Radio Podcast: Jackson Whalan + Exclusive Mix and Interview!

Dubspot Radio

For this week’s episode of Dubspot Radio, we welcome Jackson Whalan, a hip-hop producer and lyricist. Tune in to hear Jackson’s exclusive mix and interview.

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Lee “Scratch” Perry Seeks Giant Gorilla “Super Ape” for Dub Champions Festival

Artists & Labels

Lee “Scratch” Perry is seeking a giant inflatable gorilla to accompany him on stage for the Dub Champions Festival. Read on to find out about this kickstarter project.

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Roland TR-8 Tips + Tricks: Dim the Lights, Change Color Scheme +

Music Technology

The Roland TR-8 is a great, versatile drum machine. We’ve rounded up some tips and tricks that will allow you to get the most out of your Roland TR-8.

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Dubspot International EDU Sessions: Music Production with Ableton Live 9 in Santiago, Chile

Workshops

From August 17-21, Dubspot International heads to Santiago, Chile to offer a five-day course on Production and Performance with Ableton Live 9 and PUSH.

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Native Instruments Releases STEMS File Format with TRAKTOR PRO 2.9 Update

Music Technology

Stems-ready TRAKTOR software and hardware are here! Native Instruments announced today the release of their STEMS audio format and TRAKTOR PRO 2.9 update.

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Dubspot Radio Rewind: PBDY (Brainfeeder, TAR, Low End Theory) + Exclusive Mix and Interview!

Dubspot Radio

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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Ableton Live Tutorial: 4 Rhythmic Gating Methods w/ Rory PQ + Free Download

Ableton Live

In this Ableton Live Tutorial, Dubspot’s Rory PQ takes us through four methods of creating rhythmic gate style effects to add movement and energy to sounds.

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Music Tech News Roundup July 2015: Mikme, System-1 VST, Launchpad Pro, Akai MPD2

Music Technology

In this music tech news roundup, we check out the Akai MPD2, Mikme microphone, Launchpad Pro, Roland’s System-1, and a documentary released by Ableton.

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Mr. Bill vs. Ableton Live Part 1: Workflow Tips and Bass Sound Design

Production

In this video recap, Sydney’s Mr. Bill talks about working more efficiently with Ableton Live and improving your music production and sound design workflow.

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Dubspot Radio Podcast: ZEEMUFFIN + Exclusive Mix and Interview!

Dubspot Courses

For this weeks episode of the Dubspot Radio Podcast, we are delighted to present an exclusive mix and interview from up and coming DJ and Dubspot Alumni, ZEEMUFFIN. ZEEMUFFIN recently joined Dubspot’s Pozibelle for a chat about her travels over the

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Dubspot x Sonos Studio Present: Do More Than Just Listen Video Recap

Video Tutorials

In this set of videos, we highlight an immersive workshop called “The Art of Sampling” with Salva, Mike Parvizi, and Mark de-Clive Lowe at Sonos Studio LA.

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Music Studio Essentials: Affordable Music Production Gear

Music Technology

In this article Dubspot’s Daniel Salvaggio rounds up some music studio essentials to help get you started in your music production endeavors.

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Dubspot + RAM Records Giveaway: Win an Exclusive Music Production Session w/ June Miller

Giveaways & Contests

Dubspot joins RAM Records to offer a chance to win a music production session from June Miller in celebration of their debut album ‘Robots & Romans.’

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Dubspot Radio Podcast: Lauren Flax – Live from Women Beatmakers Meetup + Exclusive Interview!

Dubspot Radio

This week on Dubspot Radio Podcast, we are happy to present Lauren Flax, a Brooklyn-based/Detroit-bred DJ, Producer, and a member of the band CREEP.

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