Fresh from Dubspot

Dubspot Mixing and Mastering Course Sample Lesson / Online School Preview w/ Daniel Wyatt

Mixing and Mastering

Dubspot Mixing and Mastering Course Designer Daniel Wyatt shares tips and techniques for improving the quality of your sub bass using iZotope Alloy 2′s Harmonic Exciter tool.

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Cardopusher (Classicworks, Struments) Talks Acid House, Music Technology, Live Performance, and More!

Artists & Labels

Dubspot contributor Mike Steyels speaks with DJ and genre-defying producer Cardopusher about his latest acid project, his studio setup, and the future of live performance with his CWS project.

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Splice: New Online Technology Platform for Artists and Producers + Q&A w/ Co-Founder and CEO Steve Martocci

Music Technology

Splice is a new online technology platform that combines online file backup, collaboration tools and social feedback for your DAW Projects.

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AKAI Announces 5 New Products for 2014! APC40 MKII, Rhythm Wolf, APC Mini, MPX16 +

Music Technology

AKAI Announces 5 New Products for 2014: “Rhythm Wolf” a new drum machine/synth, the MPX16 Sampler, and three new variations on their APC line of controllers for Ableton Live.

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Dubspot ‘Dub & Bass Master Class’ w/ Pinch and Adrian Sherwood @ Dub Champions – Cielo, NYC

Artists & Labels

In this video recap we bring you some highlights from last year’s Dub & Bass Master Class with Adrian Sherwood and Pinch at Cielo nightclub.

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

Dubspot Homepage

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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