Fresh from Dubspot

Audio / Visual DJ Experiences Pt 1: Amon Tobin (ISAM), Plastikman, Daedelus, Sub Swara +

Featured

The most notable audio/visual performances in recent years have come from two legendary pioneers of underground music: Amon Tobin and Richie Hawtin. Both artists have created all-encompassing structures that put the artists in the middle of the visuals and both artists are using the revolutionary Touch Designer

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DJ/Producer & (EMP) Electronic Music Production Master Certificate Programs

Dubspot Courses

At Dubspot, there are many paths to reach your creative goals as an artist. We offer several individual courses that focus on specific areas of study, however our most comprehensive programs are the DJ/Producer Master Certificate Program and the EMP

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Intro To Reaktor: Sound Design Video Tutorial w/ Native Instruments Komplete

Dubspot Homepage

Dubspot instructor and Sound Design & Synthesis curriculum co-designer Evan Sutton will walk you through some of the basic principles of using Reaktor, Native Instruments’ versatile and highly customizable modular software and production tool.

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Ital Tek (Planet Mu) @ Dubspot – Live Streaming Workshop (Mon 10/10)

Artists & Labels

Lately Dubspot has been lucky enough to have some great streaming workshops from folks across the pond. Between Silkie, Tunnidge and now Ital Tek, we’re getting ever closer to representing the enormous breadth of UK bass music. October 10th, @

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RJD2 (Icebird) @ Dubspot! Live Streaming Workshop (Tues 10/11), NYC Show + ‘Abandoned Lullaby’

Production

On Tuesday October 11, 2011 at 2 PM (EST) RJD2 will be coming to Dubspot NY for a special workshop on music creation. He will demonstrate beat slicing and recording on the MPC samplers and ProTools.

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Logic Pro @ Dubspot: 5 Video Tutorials – Ultrabeat, ESX24, Dubstep Bass +

Logic Pro

Dubspot’s six-level Logic Pro Producer Certificate Program designed by electronic music producer and production guru Matt Shadetek starts online the week of October 2. In this post, we’ve compiled five of our Logic tutorial videos covering a range of production

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Dubspot Workshops @ Decibel Festival: Maschine w/ Mike Huckaby + Ableton Live w/ Nalepa

Workshops

Dubspot brought two very special guests to Decibel 8 for a series of workshops that focus on music production and composition using Ableton Live and Maschine.

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Mark de Clive-Lowe (Tru Thoughts, LA) Dubspot Video Interview + Maschine Training

Artists & Labels

Los Angeles based multi-instrumentalist producer, composer, DJ, and performer Mark de Clive-Lowe recently dropped by Dubspot NYC to check out Native Instruments Maschine and discuss his approach to music production, performance, and workflow.

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Ableton Live Video Tutorial: Intro to Warping + Slicing Audio w/ Thavius Beck

Video Tutorials

One of the things that makes Ableton Live such a unique and powerful piece of software is a fundamental feature that completely changes how you are able to interact with audio. This feature is called Warping. Warping allows you to manipulate the tempo and pitch of your audio independently of one another

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Decibel Festival Seattle 2011: DJ Krush, Moby, Amon Tobin ISAM, Mad Professor, Martyn +

Artists & Labels

Seattle, WA’s Decibel Festival has been rocking strong for eight years now, delivering an amalgam of sound and vision driven by technology that happens once a year for Seattle’s discerning art and music scene.

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Tunnidge (Deep Medi / London) @ Dubspot – Live Streaming Workshop

Artists & Labels

Dubspot is pleased to announce that our next live streaming workshop will be with Deep Medi Musik recording artist Tunnidge. He will be demonstrating his production techniques and talking about his creative process. Tunnidge’s workshop will take place on Wednesday, September 28, 6PM – 7:30PM.

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iOS 5 – New Features for Music: Audio Units, 32-Bit High Quality Audio – Early Oct Release

Dubspot Homepage

Websites are now speculating that both the iPhone 5 and iOS 5 will launch in early October so we rounded up the latest information on iOS 5 as it relates to you – the music producer. We find a few things that have us excited including new built in Audio Units such as reverb, adjustable equalization, time compression and time stretching.

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Propellerhead’s Reason 6 Preview w/ Chris Petti

Dubspot Homepage

Propellerhead Software has announced the forthcoming Reason 6. For this update Propellerhead has now consolidated all of the features of Record and Reason together. Reason was originally designed as a replacement for your hardware instruments, ie, synths, samplers, drum machines, fx, etc.

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DJ Spinna @ Dubspot – Video Interview: Talks DJing, Hip Hop, Electronic Dance Music +

Artists & Labels

Early this Summer, Dubspot caught up with DJ Spinna, the genre-defying, prolific producer and DJ for an interview in which he discussed a wide array of topics; from his philosophy on DJing and production to having a unique voice, and not conforming to industry standards

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The Reactable Live @ Dubspot! Streaming Workshop w/ Peter Kirn + Martin Kaltenbrunner

Events

On Tuesday September 20th Create Digital Music’s Peter Kirn will join Reactable creator Martin Kaltenbrunner to present a live webcast featuring a demo of Reactable Live and a discussion on music creation tools.

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Ableton Live Video Tutorial: ‘Stutter Gate’ Real-Time Vocal Gating Techniques

Ableton Live

In this new video tutorial, Dubspot Ableton Live Curriculum Designer Professor Nalepa explains and demonstrates a great technique to create real-time stutter gated vocal effects where you can adjust the rate of the gate on the fly. You can use this live on vocals or other instruments, but it also works great in the studio.

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Dub War @ Deep Space (Cielo, NYC)! And Podcasts from Pangaea (Hessle Audio) & Dave Q

Events

Deep Space presents a special one night only Dub War event tonight (9/18) at Cielo featuring residents Dave Q, Joe Nice and Juakali along with special guests, Pangaea, Braille and Nooka Jones.

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Dubspot Podcast 023: Captain Planet (Bastard Jazz / LA) – Sympathetic Vibrations Mix

Podcast

The cooking metaphor is seared deep into Captain Planet’s worldly persona, with gumbo and it’s all-encompassing nature being the main point of reference. He has firm roots in the crate digging and sampling tradition, and combines these obscure, global finds with a love for contemporary artists working in current genres.

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Video: Dubspot @ Electric Zoo 2011 – NYC’s Massive Electronic Dance Music Festival

Artists & Labels

Dubspot spent Labor Day weekend at New York City’s massive electronic music festival Electric Zoo at Randall’s Island. We caught up with some of the DJs and performers, including Gabriel & Dresden, John Digweed, Alesso, Beardyman, Alesso, among many others.

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Zomby (4AD, Hyperdub / London) in NYC + New Album ‘Dedication’ – Listen & Learn

Artists & Labels

Zomby, a truly original voice in UK bass music made a rare appearance at Glasslands in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. Listen to some of Zomby’s latest projects here

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