Morgan Coulson

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3 Cryptocurrencies to Consider Buying Over Bitcoin

It's time to forget about bitcoin! These virtual currencies have much more to offer over the long run.<p>It may be hard to believe, but it's the truth: …

Cryptocurrency

Yanis Varoufakis: 'Bitcoin is the perfect bubble, but blockchain is a remarkable solution'

When I first met Yanis Varoufakis in the summer of 2014, he was a highly respected but relatively obscure economist. Back then, the price of one …

I'm 29 and Manage $100 Million — Here Are the 7 Best Pieces of Advice I Can Give You About Investing

No. 6: Do not fall in love with your investments.<p>At 29 years old, I manage $100 million in assets.<p>Some may think I’m on the young side to be managing …

If the bitcoin bubble bursts, this is what will happen next

The way media and experts are nearly universally labelling bitcoin’s vertiginous price surge a “bubble” is just another bizarre episode in the …

This Is Your Brain on Drugs

Yeah, that fried egg metaphor isn't exactly true.<p>In 1987, the Partnership for a Drug-Free America went on the air across America to spread a simple …

This is your brain on pot: Neuroscientist studies long-term effects of medical marijuana

BELMONT — Staci Gruber vividly remembers her first hit of marijuana, back when she was in college. It made her so paranoid, she locked herself in a …

Cannabis

Ableton Live 9 Arrangement Automation Tips

Building up your ideas as clips and loops and then recording your performance from the Session into the Arrange view, all in direct tactile contact …

Ableton Push: Five Max for Live Devices w/ Josh Spoon

<i>In this Max for Live roundup, Dubspot contributor and Ableton Certified Trainer Josh Spoon introduces five Max for Live devices that expand the</i> …

10 Hidden Gems in Ableton

Ableton Live is a versatile DAW, and one of its biggest strengths is how quickly you can manipulate audio and MIDI within it. However, there are …

Ableton Live Tutorial - Warping Multiple Clips at Once w/ Thavius Beck

<i>In this Ableton Live Tutorial, Ableton Certified Dubspot LA Instructor Thavius Beck demonstrates the time-saving technique of warping multiple clips</i> …

Music Production

Ableton Live Tutorial: Building a Basic DJ Template w/ Rory PQ + FREE Download

<b>In this new tutorial series focused on building a DJ template, Dubspot’s Rory PQ shares his insight about digital DJing with Ableton Live and takes</b> …

Music Production

Artist Gear Setups: Loco Dice's DJ Gear

It’s been a while since we’ve taken a look at what famous DJs and producers tour with. Today we take a look at the gear setup of Desolat founder, …

How to Send a Demo to a Record Label (and Get it Listened to)

Howdy. My name is James McInnes.<p>I’ve been hosting dance shows on <b>FBi Radio</b> for 8 years, worked with the legends at cult label / events / management …

Ableton Live Tutorial - Rhythmic Stereo Beat Repeat Rack w/ Josh Spoon

<i>In this Ableton Live Tutorial, Dubspot Contributor and Ableton Live Certified Trainer Josh Spoon shows us how to make a unique, rhythmic beat repeat</i> …

Music Production

How To Quadruple Your "Next Tune" Options When Mixing In Key

Harmonic mixing – mixing in key – is one of the greatest things about digital DJing. While it’s possible to harmonic mix on all DJ gear (it’s about …

5 Ways To Take Your Career As A DJ Online

Since you’ve started on this road to DJ stardom, I’m sure there have been times when you’ve wondered if you’ll ever get a steady stream of gigs, …

7 Rules For Great DJ Sound Quality

I think we can all agree that music is a powerful and wonderful thing, liberating both the mind and body. In my experience, the cleaner and purer the …

How to Hack the Music Industry: The Paradox of Awareness

It’s not how many people consume your content, it’s how deeply they engage it<p><b>“Every era is marked by the wealth of those who figure out what the new</b> …

The DIY Dream Audio Production and Recording Studio

Nothing fancy going on in this clean, light-filled studio—oh, except for all that equipment and that huge DIYed desk.<p>Toronto-based songwriter, …

11 Unusual Inspiring DIY Hardware Music Tech Projects

The world of DIY hardware music technology is thriving at the moment. Thanks to numerous affordable DIY hardware and software platforms, as well as …

Point – Counterpoint 01: Turntablism vs. Controllerism

This week on <b>Point – Counterpoint</b> Brett Edgerly and Patrick Shannon debate the merits and restrictions of two wildly different methods of performing …

5 Reasons Why DJs Should Make Their Own Edits

We’re always telling you that to move forwards in DJing, you need to do something more than just playing one tune after another. At the same time, …

7 Tricks For Make Your Crowd Go Wild To Music They Don't Know

It’s every DJ’s dream, right? Banging out all your favourite tunes that you just know nobody in the room is going to know or have, but you’ve got …

DJ Lessons You Can Learn From The Pros

Ever since you made the decision to become a professional DJ, you have been inundated with advice. Advice from wannabe DJs, weekend warriors, talent …

Tips To Improve Sound Quality of Digital Tracks

As a DJ your job is to play great music that not only gets the party started (I’m talkin’ to you, warm up DJs) but to keep the party going. To that …

5 Habits To Ensure Your DJ Success

When you take a look at the DJs that make it big and those who don’t, doesn’t it make you wonder why one and not the other? What is so special about …

New Music

20 essential Keyboard Shortcuts in Ableton Live 9

Anthony Garvin (Studios 301 / Ableton Certified Trainer)<p><b>The two keyboard shortcuts in Ableton Live I use the most:</b><p>You can quickly and easily create …

Artist Gear Setups: Loco Dice’s DJ Gear

It's been a while since we've taken a look at what famous DJs and producers tour with. Today we take a look at the gear setup of Desolat founder, …

7 Ways to Take Your Chorus up a Notch

<i>Last updated 27 June 2017</i>Getting the main section of your song (a.k.a. the chorus) to sound bigger than the other sections is something a lot of …

Music Production