Fresh from Dubspot

Dubspot x Roland – AIRA Product Overview, Performance and Artist Discussion w/ Frankie Bones

Dubspot Homepage

NY Techno legend Frankie Bones visits Dubspot 11/7 with Casey Bishop (Roland) and Turntable Lab for an AIRA product demonstration, performance, and Q&A.

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Ninja Tune x Dubspot – Ninja Jamm App Contest w/ Tracks from Dubspot Students

Giveaways & Contests

Ninja Tune asked Dubspot to put together eight tracks from current and past Dubspot students for the opportunity to have a track featured in their Ninja Jamm app. Vote for your favorite!

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Win Tickets to The Bug + Manga / Wolf Eyes and DJ Frosty 11/3 @ Echoplex LA

Giveaways & Contests

Dubspot is excited to team up with Dublab and The Echo in Los Angeles to offer a pair of FREE tickets to catch The Bug perform live at Echoplex LA on Monday, November 3rd, 2014.

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Ableton Live Tutorial: Using Default Templates to Streamline Your Workflow w/ Rory PQ + FREE Download

Ableton Live

In this tutorial, contributor and Dubspot student Rory PQ demonstrates how to use custom default .als sets to streamline your workflow and work more proficiently. Includes a FREE Ableton Live Template Set.

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Dubspot LA EDU Sessions – The Creative Process: Writing, Producing, and Developing a Career in Music w/ Steve Nalepa

Workshops

Join music producer and Ableton Live guru Steve Nalepa for a discussion on creating music in Live and growing your career as an artist on Friday, November 7th, 2014 at Dubspot LA.

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Dubspot Selections – Weekly Performances @ Amoeba LA w/ DJ Rap, Thavius Beck, Mike Parvizi

Events

Join us every Wednesday in November for live performances and giveaways during Dubspot Selections at Amoeba in Hollywood, CA.

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Dubspot Radio Podcast: Mamiko Motto (NTS Radio) – Exclusive Mix and Interview

DJ / Producer

The latest installment of Dubspot Radio Podcast, London-based DJ and NTS Radio selector Mamiko Motto stopped by Dubspot NYC for an interview and DJ mix.

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Dubspot LA EDU Sessions – Electronic Dance Music Grooves w/ Josh Bess

Events

Join electronic artist and Ableton certified trainer Josh Bess for a discussion on ideas and techniques from his new book “Electronic Dance Music Grooves” on October 24th at Dubspot LA.

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Music Tech News Roundup: Korg DSN12, Zaquencer, 808 – The Movie, Swedish Interactive Visual Project +

Music Technology

In this week’s music tech news roundup: Korg DSN-12 US release, Arturia releases limited edition MicroBrute SE, turn your BCR2000 into a step sequencer, learn about 808 – the movie, and check out Håkan Lidbo’s gigantic interactive light game.

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Dubspot EDU Fall Sessions – Multigenre DJ Techniques w/ Traktor Pro 2 Featuring Subset

Workshops

On Friday, October 24th, we continue our series of FREE workshops at our NYC campus with a presentation on multi-genre DJing with Subset. Also enter to win an opening slot at Bassment Saturdays at Webster Hall!

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Dubspot Radio Podcast: Judge Wise (Brooklyn Bass) – Mix and Interview

Podcast

For this week’s Dubspot Radio Podcast, Brooklyn-based DJ and Dubspot staff Dan Snider a.k.a. Judge Wise is at the helm with infectious grooves and jams .

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Komplete 10 Week Tutorial Roundup! Rounds Synth, Polyplex Drum Machine, Kontour Synth +

Sound Design

Check out our roundup of Komplete Week video tutorials with Matt Cellitti! Each day we introduced a new tutorial video each day highlighting a new feature of Native Instruments Komplete 10.

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Dubspot EDU Fall Sessions – Sampling in Logic Pro X w/ MING

Logic Pro

On Friday, September 5th, we continue our series of FREE workshops at our NYC campus with a presentation on sampling in Logic with MING.

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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 Instructor Spotlight – Video Profile: Max Wild (NYC Instrumentalist / Electronic Music Producer)

Dubspot Homepage

In this video, Max talks about growing up in Zimbabwe with a traditional jazz music education and how he incorporates melody and saxophone into his own electronic music productions.

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Dubspot Radio Podcast: Lakim (Soulection) – Exclusive Mix and Interview

Artists & Labels

In the new Dubspot Radio Podcast, Virginia-based DJ/producer and Soulection Records artist Lakim stopped by Dubspot NYC for a brief interview and DJ mix

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Dubspot x Webster Hall x Mixcloud DJ Mix Contest – Win a DJ Gig at Bassment Saturdays!

Giveaways & Contests

Dubspot teamed up with Mixcloud, Webster Hall, and Bassment Saturdays to offer you the chance to win a DJ gig opening up for Subset and Mayhem this November.

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Dubspot NYC Ableton Live User Group w/ Reeps One and Linden Jay 10/14

Events

Our Dubspot Ableton Live User Group continues on Tuesday, October 14th with UK beatboxing champion Reeps One and producer / drummer Linden Jay.

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Moog Music Sub 37 Paraphonic Synthesizer – The Minimoog for 2014 – by Mike Huckaby

Music Technology

Dubspot contributor and Detroit house guru Mike Huckaby weighs in with some impressions of the new Moog Sub 37 duophonic synthesizer,

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Dubspot LA Mixing Workshop: Behind the Mix w/ Ariel Borujow (Black Eyed Peas, Kanye West)

Workshops

Join us at Dubspot LA on October 10th for a special mixing workshop with Ariel Borujow, a Grammy nominated mix engineer who has worked with T.I., Black Eyed Peas, Just Blaze, Kanye West, Chainsmokers, DJ Chuckie, and more.

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