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Dubspot @ SXSW 2014! Panels, Workshops, Performances w/ Shiftee, Atropolis, Astrolith, SicksentZ!

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The Dubspot crew will be rolling deep at SXSW 2014 with panels, workshops, performances, and more. Come join us for education, discussions, and dancing!

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Dubspot NYC Ableton Live User Group (3/18) w/ Elijah B Torn + Dan Freeman (CØm1x)

Events

On Tuesday March 18th, our Dubspot NYC Ableton Live User Group continues with guest instructor Elijah B Torn and host Dan Freeman (CØm1x).

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Dubspot LA Instructor Thavius Beck Ableton Live Workshop @ PeopleSpace, Irvine, CA (Tues. 3/11)

Workshops

On Tuesday March 11th from 6:30pm until 9:00pm, Dubspot instructor and Ableton Live Certified Trainer Thavius Beck will host an exclusive workshop at Peoplespace in Irvine, CA.

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Dubspot Podcast: Policy (Rush Hour, 100% Silk, Argot)

Podcast

Our March edition of the Podcast is a very special mix from Policy, an hour-long excursion into deep shuffling house.

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Dubspot LA Location Revealed in Hollywood, California! Courses Start June 1 – Enroll Now!

News

The wait is finally over! Dubspot LA is just steps away from the creative mecca of Hollywood and Vine and a block from the world famous Amoeba Music independent record store.

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Daedelus (Ninja Tune / Anticon) – Dubspot Interview @ SXSW Festival, Austin

Artists & Labels

Dubspot catches up with prolific electronic music producer, performer, and soundtrack composer Daedelus while visiting SXSW in Austin, Texas last year.

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Classic Gear on a Budget – 10 Overlooked Gems: Roland, Ensoniq, Korg, Alesis, Oberheim +

Music Technology

Classic Gear on a Budget: Dan Snider offers some advice on getting some quality, vintage sound into your setup without breaking the bank.

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Goth-Trad (Deep Medi / Japan) @ Dubspot – Building a Track! w/ Ableton Live, NI Battery, Stylus RMX +

Artists & Labels

Watch Deep Medi Musik recording artist Goth-Trad build a track from scratch using Ableton Live, Native Instruments Battery, Stylus RMX, and more!

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Ikea Studio Hacks: Build Your Creative Space on a Budget – Audio Racks, Speaker Stands, Desks, and More!

Music Technology

Ikea Studio Hacks – In this article on building a creative workspace we offer some hacking tips and affordable Ikea kits that can help build a music studio on a budget.

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Music Tech News Roundup: Korg ARP Odyssey, James Murphy’s Turnstile Symphony, Volca Beats MOD +

Music Technology

In this week’s music tech news roundup: Korg announces a new ARP Odyssey, James Murphy develops a Turnstile Symphony for New York, hack your Volca Beats, and more!

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Dubspot Student Spotlight Feb 2014! CoDivide, Likkle Wing, Alan Fraze, Josh Hang, Ezra Huleatt (Black Taxi)

Students

We are proud to announce the February 2014 edition of the Dubspot Student Spotlight Feat. CoDivide, Likkle Wing, Alan Fraze, Josh Hang, Ezra Huleatt of the band Black Taxi

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Sound Design Tutorial: Frequency Modulation Synthesis Using Native Instruments FM8

Video Tutorials

In this Sound Design video tutorial, Dubspot Instructor Evan Sutton explores basic frequency modulation synthesis using Native Instruments FM8 synthesizer

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Terre Thaemlitz a.k.a. DJ Sprinkles @ Dubspot! Wireless Interview w/ Raz Mesinai

Artists & Labels

In this episode of Dubspot’s Wireless video interview series, Raz Mesinai speaks with DJ, producer, and dance music icon Terre Thaemlitz a.k.a. DJ Sprinkles.

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Creative Strategies w/ Shadetek: Collapsing the Possibility Space and Letting Go

Production

In his latest article on creative strategies for artists, Dubspot Logic instructor and course designer Matt Shadetek explores the idea of giving yourself limits to enhance productivity and creativity.

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What I Learned in 30 Days w/ Ableton Push: Hardware, Workflow, Drum Mode, Note Mode

Music Technology

Dubspot blogger Josh Spoon spent a solid month learning Ableton Push last year and documented his experience on YouTube. In this follow up article, he highlights some of the things he learned from 30 days of Ableton Push.

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FREE Dubspot DJ Workshop @ Brooklyn’s BRIC House w/ DJs Reborn and OP! Sat. 3/08/2014 at 6pm!

Workshops

On Saturday March 8th, Dubspot will host a DJ Workshop at the BRIC Arts Media House in Brooklyn with DJ’s Reborn and OP! demonstrating the evolution of DJing and DJ technology.

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Advanced Topics in Music Theory: Parallel Harmony in Modern Electronic Music

Music Foundations

In his latest exploration of music theory, Dubspot contributor Michael Emenau a.k.a. MNO investigates parallel harmony and its use in modern electronic music compositions.

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Dubspot LA’s 2nd Wave of Teachers Announced! Mark de Clive-Lowe, Jeremy Ellis, James Bernard, and Emch Subatomic!

News

We are tremendously excited to announce the 2nd wave of teachers for Dubspot LA! Mark de Clive Lowe, Jeremy Ellis, James Bernard, and Emch will join our talented team of instructors at DSLA starting this Summer!

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Dubspot International EDU Sessions w/ AIMEC: Brazil (3/6 – 3/15) Campinas, Rio de Janeiro, Curitiba, Balneário, Camboriú, Joinville

Events

This March, Dubspot will host a series of International EDU Sessions in Brazil w/ Dubspot instructor and producer / performer Dan Freeman hosting workshops on Ableton Live and Push.

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Dubspot Original Programming: Paul vs Paul Pt 8 – Headphones, Collaborations, Rap Actors, and More!

Original Programming

In the latest episode of Paul vs Paul, duo debate topics such as headphones, headbands, TV shows, collaborations, rap actors, and what an artist should pack for his tour.

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