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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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Dubspot LA Course Spotlight: Ableton Live w/ TeamSupreme’s Dot Starting

Ableton Live

Discover music production and performance using Ableton Live 9 starting November 2nd with Dot, a member of LA’s TeamSupreme and founder of Unspeakable Records.

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Dubspot Radio Rewind: DNAE BEATS + Exclusive Mix and Interview!

Dubspot Radio

For this episode of Dubspot Rewind, we take it back to revisit a bass heavy mix and interview from DNAE BEATS, a San Francisco pioneer of grimey bass music.

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Roland Boutique Series Announced: Compact Sound Modules of Legendary Synths

Music Technology

The Roland Boutique series introduces the legendary Roland analog synths reborn as compact sound modules. Meet the JP-08, JX-03, JU-06, and K-25m.

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Dubspot Course Spotlight: Music Foundations w/ Max Wild

Dubspot Courses

Unravel electronic music’s origins, build your chops, learn musical language and theory, and much more in our upcoming Music Foundations course w/ Max Wild.

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Lee Scratch Perry Performs His Classic Super Ape Album at Brooklyn Bowl w/ Subatomic Sound

Festival

On Thursday, Oct 1st Subatomic Sound and Lee Scratch Perry will celebrate the 40th anniversary of “Super Ape” by performing the album live at Brooklyn Bowl.

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Native Instruments Releases Full Version of Stem Creator Application

Music Technology

Native Instruments releases full version of Stems Creator App along with a video interview from Berlin’s own NGHT DRPS, on how he uses Stem Creator.

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Dubspot Student Spotlight Sept 2015: Snyder, We Are Rome, Are Bee, and Zendlo

Students

In our Sept 2015 Dubspot Student Spotlight, we highlight some outstanding student artists, producers, DJ’s, and musicians who have taken courses at Dubspot.

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DIRTYBIRD Campout Announces Complete Lineup and Festival Activities

Community

DIRTYBIRD Campout announces complete lineup along with games and activities hosted during the festival at Oak Canyon Park in Silverado, CA on October 2-4.

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Dubspot Hump Daze at LA’s Bronson Bar w/ Uncle Funk September 30th

Events

Join the Dubspot crew for Hump Daze at LA’s Bronson Bar Sep 30th for a monthly celebration of sound featuring Dubspot students and special guests.

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Dubspot Radio Podcast: Basic Mitch + Exclusive Mix and Interview!

Dubspot Radio

This week on Dubspot Radio brings us Alaska native, Basic Mitch with an interview and mix full of exclusives feat. Dubspot NYC’s finest producers and MC’s.

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Ableton Live Tutorial: Building an Audio Mastering Template w/ Rory PQ

Ableton Live

In this Ableton Live tutorial, Dubspot’s Rory PQ takes us through the basic tools and approaches to audio mastering using Ableton Live devices. FREE Template

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Dubspot Radio Podcast: More Dani + Exclusive Mix and Interview!

Dubspot Radio

This week on Dubspot Radio, Brooklyn-based singer/producer More Dani joins Pozibelle for an exclusive interview followed up by an original live set.

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Dubspot NY Course Spotlight: Turntablism w/ DMC Champ DJ Precision

Dubspot Courses

Develop your scratching and beat juggling skills in our upcoming Turntablism course at Dubspot NYC September 23rd with 2015 DMC US Champ, DJ Precision.

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Dubspot Labs and Sensel Morph: The Future of Multi-Touch Devices

Music Technology

In this music technology review, we look at Sensel Morph, the first multi-touch device that enables users to interact with the digital world in a new way.

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Dubspot LA EDU Sessions: Live Performance with Machines

Workshops

On Friday September 25th, join us for a free LA EDU Sessions workshop about combining live performance with sequencers and pre-recorded material.

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Shiftee’s NI STEMS Routine: Frozen Shell by curl up

DJ Tips & Tricks

DMC world champion and Dubspot DJ program director Shiftee presents his latest routine, Frozen Shell from curl up’s latest EP, Winternet.

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