Fresh from Dubspot

‘Sound Control’ – special workshop by Moldover at Dubspot!

Events

The “godfather of Contollerism” brings his Sound Control workshop to Dubspot. Here’s what’s going down in Moldover’s own words: “Each participant will have their own computer station pre-loaded with content I’m specially preparing for this event. We’ll go from the

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Make Music New York festival at Dubspot June 21!

Events

Dubspot is taking it to the streets – Check us out as we join over 850 bands citywide with our special dubSpot blend of dope music from our instructors and friends! All free outside of our school location on 14th

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Video: Electronic Dance Music Builds in Ableton Live 8 Part 1

Production

Dubspot Instructor, Michael Hatsis shows the fundamentals of making an electronic dance music style build in Ableton Live 8. Part 1 covers pitch effects and filter effects using the Simpler instrument. You can download the sound files for the video

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Time Magazine features Dubspot

News

Time Magazine let the rest of the world know what we are seeing here at Dubspot. More and more people are choosing to fulfill themselves artistically by learning how to DJ and produce music.  From old pros looking to brush

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Isla Ometepe, Nicaragua Project Bona Fide Fun-Raiser

Events

Celebrate Nicaraguan cultural sustainability with fine wines from Frey Vineyards, smooth grooves from Dubspot, delectables by BabyCakes, and an eclectic crowd. SUNDAY, JUNE 7TH 5-8 pm 100% ORGANIC FUN-RAISER TO BENEFIT PROJECT BONA FIDE ISLA OMETEPE, NICARAGUA VERLAINE 110 RIVINGTON

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Lee “Scratch” Perry Record Release Party!

Artists & Labels

SATURDAY, June 6 in Brooklyn NYC: LEE “SCRATCH” PERRY & DUBBLESTANDART + SUBATOMIC SOUND SYSTEM album & 12″ release party extravaganza w/special guests from Vienna & Jamaica. 6pm jump off! Inventive fresh food, juice bar, band playing live dub AND

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Dubspot makes the news again…

News

This time its ABC World News… when times get tough – the tough take to the turntables! Click and see our students in action!

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Dancetracks & Freerange Remix Contest!

Giveaways & Contests

Think you have some hot skills in the studio? Ready to unleash your remix talents to the world? Freerange Records and Dancetracks are ready to hear it. Remix Pezzner’s “Valldemossa” and win. Top prizes include a digital release on Freerange,

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‘Malstrom & Combinator’ :: Reason Users Group @ Dubspot

Events

“Malstrom & Combinator – The Sound of Science” For the launch of the new Reason Users Group we are lucky enough to be graced by the presence of Kurt Kurasaki! Kurt AKA Peff , www.peff.com, is a long-time friend and

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Ableton Video Tutorial: Minimal Percussion in Live 8 Using Collision

Production

Dubspot Instructor, Michael Hatsis, shows how to create moving percussion sounds and patterns using Ableton’s new Collision Instrument. This technique demonstrates how to use Collision’s MIDI Key and Velocity tracking to drastically alter the sound. Other topics covered include using

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Dubspot gets down with JFK high school

Workshops

On April 27th dubSpot DJ instructor Shiftee (2007 DMC World Supremacy champ)  gave the teens of JFK high school an education on the 1′s and 2′s. This is part of our effort to expose young people to the power of

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Channel 7 Eyewitness News Features Dubspot!

News

Dubspot made the news again when ABC decided to pay us a visit last month. Click to see how our DJ students are making the most out of a challenging economy!

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Apple Soho In-Store w/ Ableton Live 8 Tuesday 5.19.09

Workshops

Learn to DJ & Produce Music on a Mac The Digital era has helped blur the line between “DJ” & “Producer”. Learn how these artists do it with powerful new technology, using controllers, adding effects, loops, samples – essentially producing

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‘Live 8 U.S. Sessions Tour : San Francisco!’

Production

For the most updated details: http://www.dubspot.com/pages/abletontour.jsp Our Future: June – NYC July – Chicago August – DC September – Seattle October – LA November – Austin December – Atlanta

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Dubspot Records presents: ‘Funk Aid for Africa’

Events

Mixed & Compiled by DJ Obah. “We’ve got a special global representation on Funk Aid For Africa. From NYC to San Fran, to London, Tokyo, Naples, Nigeria and spots in-between. All united for this cause, to help those who can’t

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Native Instruments’ Maschine @ dubspot

Workshops

4.28.09 Tuesday 7:30-9pm MASCHINE, the extraordinary new Groove Production Studio from Native Instruments, will be demoed at dubSpot! This is a great chance to test out the incredible features and sheer fun factor of MASCHINE, while getting some expert tutoring

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Pseudo Scratching in Ableton Live 8

Sound Design

by Michael Hatsis Video showing how to emulate a scratch-like effect in Ableton Live 8 using the new delay Modes available in the Ping Pong Delay. This is not meant to replace vinyl, nor will it produce a totally authentic

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