Fresh from Dubspot

Video: Soundcheck & Interview w/ Federico Aubele (ESL) & Jerry Busher (Fugazi) by Dubspot

Artists & Labels

Dubspot caught up with ESL Music artist Federico Aubele at New York City’s Gramercy Theatre just before a live performance. He was in town celebrating the release of his new album Berlin 13.

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Percussivo Mundo Novo @ Dubspot: Live Streaming Workshop Series (7/25)

Featured

Thanks to everyone who tuned for the live streaming workshop! We will have a video recap of PMN’s workshop and performance up shortly. Beginning Monday, July 25th Dubspot is excited to present a series of live streaming workshops from masters

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Daedelus & Thavius Beck w/ Dubspot LA – Live Streaming Ableton Workshop!

Events

We are excited to present a special workshop for Ableton Live users in Los Angeles on Monday July 18th, 2011 with Thavius Beck, Daedelus and a performance by Subtitle. The Production 101 series was launched by Dubspot instructor Thavius Beck in an effort to create a gathering of talented minds and to teach…

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MoMA PS1 Warm Up Series 2011 – Lineup: Gang Gang Dance, Omar-S, Ford & Lopatin, Nguzunguzu + Falty DL Mix

Events

More than perhaps any other MoMa PS1 event, the Warm Up series has come to embody both the institution’s desire to be niche and progressive in its exhibitions, as well as attracting as much high-profile attention as possible.

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Video Tutorial: Sound Design Using NI’s Battery w/ SoundCloud’s Mobile App

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In this new tutorial, Native Instruments product specialist Matt Cellitti explains and demonstrates creative ways to record and manipulate sounds using SoundCloud’s app and Native Instruments’ Battery. Utilizing SoundCloud’s utterly useful and free app (for iPhone, Android, etc.) which is

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Dubspot Interview: Rinse FM’s Oneman (502 Recordings) & Ben UFO (Hessle Audio)

DJ Tips & Tricks

Dubspot sat down with the influential taste-makers Ben UFO and Oneman for an interview ahead of their celebrated DJ sets at the recent TURRBOTAX® party in Brooklyn. Through hosting shows on the renowned Rinse FM radio station, running well respected labels, and paying close attention to the artform of DJing…

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Video: Kate Simko (Hello? Repeat, Ghostly) @ Dubspot – Visuals, Film Scoring, Ableton +

Production

On May 16th 2011, Chicago based electronic music producer Kate Simko stopped by Dubspot HQ in NYC for a free workshop in which she discussed creative workflow, shared production techniques, talked about audio/visual performance using Max MSP synced with Ableton

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Ableton Live + MASCHINE Video Tutorial Pt 3: Routing Pads to Live

Video Tutorials

In this video, Dubspot Instructor and Ableton Certified Trainer Mike Hatsis routes audio from individual MASCHINE pads into separate tracks within Ableton Live.

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Happy 4th of July! 10% Off All Courses in NYC & Online Till July 5th at Midnight

DJ Tips & Tricks

July 4th Special! Take 10% Off All Courses in NYC & Online until July 5th at Midnight! If you need help choosing a course, or for more information about this promotion, call us at 1.877.DUBSPOT (1.877.382.7768), or 1.212.242.2100, or email

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Dubspot Interview: Dave Q Talks Dub War History, the Rise of Twisup + Exclusive Podcast

Artists & Labels

Six years ago this month, a couple dozen people began gathering in a small basement party in Bed-Stuy to hear a new sound called dubstep. The style had been gathering steam in London for a few years but was still practically unknown in New York and America in general.

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New iPad Music Apps: Yamaha TNR-i, FL Studio Mobile, Quiztones – New Movements in iOS

iOS

This month we dig into the world of iOS development for music production on your iPad and iPhone with Fruity Loops Mobile, Yamaha’s TNR-i (Tenori-on clone) and an app to sharpen your engineering skills called Quiztones.

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10 Music Production Tips: Dubspot Instructors – Nalepa, Shadetek, Selway, Badawi, Wyatt

DJ Tips & Tricks

There’s always room to improve our music productions and this collection of tips aims to inspire your music creations with some creative advice from Dubspot’s instructional staff.

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DJing Video Tutorial: Syncing Maschine and Traktor Pro

DJ Tips & Tricks

In this video tutorial, Native Instruments product specialist Matt Cellitti offers some solid tips on how to sync Maschine and Traktor Pro together.

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Dubspot Course: Digital DJing w/ Traktor – Sample Lessons & Preview – DJ Shiftee & DJ Endo

DJ Tips & Tricks

In December, Dubspot introduced a groundbreaking new DJ program, Digital DJing with Traktor Pro 2, a three level course that reflect the present landscape DJing with Native Instruments next generation DJ technology, harnessing traditional as well as cutting edge DJ

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Dubspot Podcast #18: DJ OP! (DECON, I Love Vinyl) Exclusive Mix +Interview

Artists & Labels

Dubspot Podcast #17 – DJ OP! by Dubspot (Tracklist below.) DJ OP! is a man concerned with soul. And while he doesn’t limit himself to soul music, everything he plays has got an element of that in it, as exemplified

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Listen To Thievery Corporation ‘Culture of Fear’ Now! + Summer Tour Dates & Red Rocks Contest

Artists & Labels

UPDATE: ESL Music & Thievery Corporation announce the release of Culture of Fear, the legendary duo of Eric Hilton and Rob Garza’s sixth studio LP, the followup to 2008′s Radio Retaliation. ESL and Thievery have generous enough to offer a free

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Dubspot 5 Year Anniversary w/ MALA (Digital Mystikz) @ Deep Space NYC, Cielo 6/27

Events

Monday, June 27th (10pm – 3:30am) Dubspot will be celebrating its 5th anniversary with a party at Deep Space NYC with Francois K and very special guest Mala.

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5 Self Motivation Tips for Artists, Producer, and DJ’s

Production

In this article, DJ and music blogger Phil Morse offers five tips on self motivation for the artist who struggle getting things finished or started.

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Video: Learn Ableton Live @ Dubspot NYC or Online w/ Thavius Beck

Featured

Does music drive technology? Or does technology drive the music? In this coming age of singularity this line is blurring and the tools we use to create music are changing as fast as the music itself. At Dubspot we employ

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XI (Orca, Surefire) @ Dubspot Video Interview: Dubstep + Future Garage Producer / DJ

Artists & Labels

Toronto based producer and DJ Christian Andersen, better known in electronic music circles as XI began composing and making music in high school while playing drums in punk bands. After a friend tutored him on the fundamentals of digital synthesis

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