Fresh from Dubspot

iOS Music App Roundup: Music Production, MIDI Control, Ableton Link, Effects, and Recording

iOS

In this iOS Music App Roundup, we investigate new iOS technology from Ableton and Korg along with iPad apps for music production, effects, and recording.

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Ableton Live Tutorial: Building Multiband Phase Inversion Racks w/ Rory PQ + FREE Download

Ableton Live

In this Ableton Live tutorial, Dubspot’s Rory PQ takes us through the steps for building transparent Multiband Phase Inversion Racks. Incudes FREE Download.

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Ableton Reveals New Push 2, Live 9.5 Update and Link Technology

Music Technology

Ableton announces the next generation of Push, Live 9.5 update, and introduces Link technology. Get an overview of the new features and improvements.

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Dubspot Radio Rewind: SentZ – Día De Muertos (Halloween Mix)

Dubspot Homepage

Dubspot Radio presents Brooklyn-based DJ/producer and Dubspot NYC staff member Cliff Callender a.k.a. SentZ w/ a special Halloween ‘Day of the Dead’ mix.

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Gear Review: Multipass Effect Plugin by kiloHearts w/ Rory PQ

Music Technology

In this gear review, Dubspot’s Rory PQ takes us through the new multiband modular processor plugin by kiloHearts called Multipass.

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Get a Producers Goody Bag When You Enter to Win Pioneer RM-07′s & HRM-7′s

Giveaways & Contests

Enter the Track Spark sweepstakes to win Pioneer RM-07 monitors and Pioneer HRM-7 headphones, plus get a FREE bundle of samples, tutorials, and a plugin.

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Music Tech News Roundup: Dave Smith, Critter and Guitari, Sequential Circuits, Roland, Eventide +

Music Technology

In this music tech news roundup, we check out synths from Critter & Guitari and Dave Smith, Roland samples, Arpeggio, and effects from Sonic Faction.

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Dubspot Hump Daze at LA’s Bronson Bar Wednesday, October 28th

Events

Join the Dubspot crew for Hump Daze at LA’s Bronson Bar October 28th for a monthly celebration of sound featuring Dubspot students and special guests.

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Brooklyn Electronic Music Festival (BEMF) Full Lineup and Rountable Sessions

Festival

Brooklyn Electronic Music Festival (BEMF) kicks off today through November 8th across various venues in Williamsburg, Brooklyn.

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Dubspot Radio Podcast: Scatta + Exclusive Mix and Interview!

Dubspot Radio

Dubspot Radio welcomes Jersey City native, Scatta with a mix full of Jersey club essentials. He also sits down with Pozibelle for an exclusive interview.

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Live Performance Techniques Part 1: Performance Playthrough w/ Atropolis

Video Tutorials

In this first video of a three-part series about Live Performance Techniques, Dubspot Instructor Adam Partridge aka Atropolis takes us through his live set.

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Native Instruments STEMS: Performing Live w/ SentZ

DJ / Producer

In this article, Dubspot’s SentZ shares seven observations from gigging with Native Instruments STEMS and offers up some great tips for live performance.

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Creating Music with Polyrhythms in Ableton Live by Josh Bess

Video Tutorials

In this video, Dubspot Instructor and Ableton Certified Trainer Josh Bess takes us through his approach to creating a tune from polyrhythms + free download.

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Shiftee and Enferno – Sounds for Live Sets: E.A.S.Y. Performs “Like That”

DJ / Producer

DMC Champs Shiftee and Enferno unite as E.A.S.Y. to present the video for their latest release “Like That” featuring some hot Beatport Sounds sample packs.

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Music Tech News Roundup October Pt 2: Native Instruments, Pioneer, Soundtoys, Alexandernaut

Music Technology

In this music tech news roundup, we check out Native Instruments’ S88 Keyboard, Pioneer DJ XDJ-700, Soundtoys 5, Traktor Kontrol S5, and Fugue Machine.

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Dubspot Radio Podcast: Darker Than Wax + Exclusive Mix and Interview!

Dubspot Radio

This week on Dubspot Radio, we are delighted to showcase Singapore’s Darker Than Wax label with two of their finest selectors, Marco Weibel and Mawkus.

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2015 DMC Battle for World Supremacy Champion DJ Precision (X-ecutioners)

News

Congratulations to Dubspot’s Turntablism Instructor and 2015 DMC US Champ, DJ Precision for winning the 2015 Battle for World Supremacy Champion title.

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Music Tech News Roundup October 2015: Akai, Moog, Novation, Roland, Arpeggio

Music Technology

In this music tech news roundup, we check out the Akai MPC Touch, Moog Mother 32, Circuit by Novation, Roland’s Boutique Series, and the portable Arpeggio.

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Making Better Beats w/ Curlup: Hi-Hats

Production

In this music production article, Dubspot’s Dan Salvaggio aka curl up explores several ways to get the most out of your hi-hats with a few simple tips!

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Dubspot Presents: Unsung Heroes Remix Competition w/ ill.Gates and KJ Sawka

Artists & Labels

ill.Gates and KJ Sawka are combining forces as ‘Unsung Heroes’ to offer a monstrous remix contest with over 13k in prizes and music career opportunities.

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