Fresh from Dubspot

The Bunker presents Dub Techno Pioneers – The Moritz von Oswald Trio

Events

Knitting Factory and The Bunker present Moritz Von Oswald Trio at Warsaw The Moritz von Oswald Trio performs in Brooklyn this Thursday, June 3rd. The trio which is consisted of three electronic music pioneers, Moritz von Oswald (Basic Channel, Rhythm

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Dubspot LA :: Ableton Workshops :: Thavius Beck & Jon Margulies

Workshops

Dubspot instructors ,Thavius Beck (LA) Jon Margulies (NYC) are hosting workshop sessions out in LA soon.  Thavius has a free one on July 14th (part of his ongoing series), and Jon is hosting a comprehensive weekend event the weekend of

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More Thoughts on Using the iPad to DJ with TouchOSC

DJ Tips & Tricks

This entry is an addition to the iPad DJ TouchOSC Tutorial videos. More tips and tricks on DJing with the iPad and TouchOSC. So you watched the tutorial videos, but you still want more? Well, here are some extra tips

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iPad TouchOSC :: DJ / Producer Video Tutorial 4-Part Series

iOS

The vast potential of the iPad in the world of music production and performance is quite an amazing thing. The flexibility to transport a completely customizable controller, that is light and compact, anywhere you want, plus a wireless connection to

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Talib Kweli & Hi-Tek :: New Release :: ‘Revolutions Per Minute’

Artists & Labels

It has been almost 10 years since Reflection Eternal – the hip hop duo of Talib Kweli and Hi-Tek – dropped their first album Train of Thought on the public, and 13 years since the two first collaborated (on the

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Reason 5 & Record 1.5 / BLOCKS & Dr. Octo Rex

Production

Propellerhead has given a sneak peek of the forthcoming Reason 5 and Record 1.5, with a new teaser video showing some exciting new features that will be included in updated versions. Keep in mind this is only what they want

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ReWiring Explained + Desktop Music Production Workshop @ Apple Store

Events

Dubspot instructor Chris Petti will be at the SOHO Apple Store this Thursday, May 27th (6 to 7pm), giving a free workshop on Reason, Ableton Live, and their applications and functions in the modern world of desktop production. Chris will

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iSequence :: iPad Music App Reviews

iOS

In this entry, Tony Grund has a double dose of iPad iSequence info – First, a video tutorial, covering how to select instruments, set up your grid, automate the filters, use the record mode, plus group, paste, and repeat to

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Ferry Corsten Video Interview @ Dubspot

Artists & Labels

Ferry Corsten’s name carries an international renown that few other DJs in the world can compare to.  Ever since 1999, when he dropped his classic trance anthem ‘Out Of The Blue’ under his System F moniker, Ferry has filled stadiums,

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‘Self-Similarity’ :: Dutty Artz Studio Knowledge

Production

SELF SIMILARITY In the past few articles of this series I’ve talked about technique and work-flow related issues all contextualized around making beats and producing electronic music.  In this article I’d like to introduce a concept which perhaps not everyone

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Guru Tribute Mix by DJ OBaH – “poetry over dope beats…”

Featured

DJ OBaH Guru Tribute Mix by Dubspot Poetry over beats, excuse me…poetry over really dope beats. That’s how I would describe Guru if asked to. In a hip hop sea flooded with emcee’s, there are only a handful of lyricist

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[Stanton] Digital DJing [Free] Workshop [DJ Big Wiz] @ Dubspot June 8th

Workshops

Dubspot is hosting a workshop on June 8th, @ 9:15pm, with our friends from Stanton, featuring two longtime industry veterans, Big Wiz and Craig Reeves. They will be showing some of Stanton’s new products, talking digital DJing, and hosting a

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DMC NYC Turntablism Regionals May 15 + DJ Shiftee Showcase

Events

Where turntablism champions begin their march towards the world finals – come check out the DMC NYC Regionals on May 15th @ Santos Party House. In this regional round, each DJ will perform a 2 minute routine. If he or

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‘Bids Build Hope’ :: NextAid’s Online Auction is Live!

Events

There are few organizations in the world that serve a more noble cause than NextAid. Their dedicated team work around the clock to raise awareness and funds to help those less fortunate, specifically, African children in need – victims of

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The Gamelatron :: An Ableton Controlled Robotic Orchestra

Events

The Gamelatron is the world’s first fully robotic gamelan orchestra. It is the fruit of a collaboration between The League of Electronic Musical Urban Robots (LEMUR http://lemurbots.org) and the composer Zemi17: A. Taylor Kuffner (http://zemi17.net). Modeled after traditional Balinese and

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ReBirth-338! :: iPad Music App Reviews

iOS

In this entry, Tony Grund, a new friend and contributor to the Dubspot blog, reviews the brand new ReBirth-338, a new incarnation of the classic.  Previous reviews, one on the iPad’s general features and production functionality,  on Korg’s ielectribe and

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Video: Peter Kruder & Christian Prommer: Making of Drumlesson Zwei: !K7 Records

Artists & Labels

This special Dubspot video gives a behind the scenes view into the production process of two electronic music giants – Peter Kruder and Christian Prommer. During Winter Music Conference this past March, Peter and Christian – fresh off their work

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Turntablism Extensive Program w/ DMC 2009 World Champ DJ Shiftee

DJ Tips & Tricks

At Dubspot we’re continually expanding and updating our curriculum, all to maintain our reputation and position as the most complete and cutting-edge center for DJ training in the world.  Today, we are happy to announce the release of our new

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Dubstep Wobble Bass w/ Logic ES2 Synthesizer :: 2-Part Video Tutorial

Production

Dutty Artz co-founder Matt Shadetek is our resident Logic guru here at Dubspot.  An accomplished DJ, producer, and instructor, in these videos he will walk through the creation of a dubstep wobble, step by step, and show off what he

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Instructor Spotlight :: Matt Shadetek of Dutty Artz

Artists & Labels

You might have noticed a bunch of Dutty Artz Studio Knowledge entries on the blog recently.  Those are all from our good friend Matt Shadetek: co-founder of Dutty Artz, established producer, talented DJ, and Dubspot Logic instructor, whose contributions to

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