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12 games that re-create the drudgery of real life

Not all games are fun. Not all games are meant to be. Some are tedious, monotonous, and occasionally depressing. A bit like real life.<p>We’ve selected 12 titles below that successfully recreate the everyday grind.<p>They fall under two categories: those that are deliberately downbeat, and those whose …

Music Promotion Advice for DJs and Producers: 10 SoundCloud Tips to Optimize Your Profile

<i>Got SoundCloud? In this article, Dubspot offers 10 SoundCloud tips to help you optimize your profile for maximum promotion and user experience.</i><p><b>In</b> …

The Secret To The Perfect Pizza Dough Recipe - Wine & Glue

The Secret to the Perfect Pizza Dough Recipe! Easy to follow step by step photos that will give you the perfect pizza dough! And if the pictures …

27 Tips for Mastering Anything

12 min read<p>This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>What does it take to become a master at your craft? Is genius innate, or can it be learned?<p>In his book, "<i>Mastery</i>," Robert Greene draws from the latest research, interviews modern masters, and examines the lives of former greats like …

Creativity

All about chords, scales and melodies 2 - Ableton Tutorial Tuesday Season 2

UMEK on How to Build the Perfect Sample Pack

Not only is UMEK (aka Uros Umek) one of Europe’s most prolific makers of techno and tech-house tracks—the Slovenian DJ/producer is also a machine …

Deep & Minimal House in Ableton Live: Creative Arrangement with Global Quantisation

The Importance of Experimentation

Often times, when new producers get started on their own tracks, they tend to mimic some of the artists that they deeply respect. This is completely …

How to Make a DJ Intro Edit With Ableton Live

Grab Free Drum Kits for Ableton Live and Other Tools: Vintage, Vinyl, Synth, Pine Cone

Sometimes, it takes just that one set of sounds to unfreeze your creativity and get a song started. And that’s why freebies are sometimes such fun: …

The Ultimate List of Tips for Producing Sampled Strings

Getting string samples to sound good is often considered the 'holy grail' for composers and developers alike. Many attempts have been made, and new …

Music Production

Realistic hi-hats using velocity and articulations

Explore the Best in Snowboard Movies

The highlight reel: 15 of the best snowboard movies of all time<p>By | 09.05.14<p>ID ); //$url = …

'Audio To MIDI' - Dubspot Ableton Live 9 Tutorial w/ Cellitti Live @ Movement Festival, Detroit

4 Reasons To Build Your Own Ableton Live Racks! Dynamic Controller Integration and More

<i>Dubspot blogger Josh Spoon discusses how to optimize your music making experience and develop a signature sound by using Ableton Live Racks to</i> …

Music Production

Deadmau5 Previews 12 Minutes Worth of “Pets”

It’s no secret <b>Deadmau5</b> loves pets, especially cats. After premiering “<i>Pets</i>” and “<i>Step</i>“, these are the shortened titles, via <b>Soundcloud</b>. Now, he’s …

Building An Arc: Bringing Narrative Structure To Your DJ Sets

<i>Giving some thought to the arc of your entire set can give it a lot more impact than just playing a series of tracks with no overall direction.</i> …

What It Takes To Be A Successful DIY Independent Artist

Career Advice<p><b>What It Takes To Be A Successful DIY Independent Artists <br>Written by Jamie Leger - September 13th 2012 <br>Do you ever feel like modern</b> …

Profit

Creating a big-room white noise sweep for house, EDM, etc

How To Get Your Music Published

Music Business<p>Getting your music published is usually one of the first goals an artist looks to accomplish in a developing music career. However, …

4 Things You Should Be Aware Of Before Signing With A Music Manager

Management<p><b>4 Things You Should Be Aware Of Before Signing With A Music Manager <br>Starting in the music industry can be an intimidating venture, as any</b> …

3 Reasons To Invest In Your Studio Slowly - Recording Revolution

<b>If you’re like me you want to have your entire studio setup completely from day one.</b> Whether you’re brand new to this, or have been a closet …

Use Ableton’s Arpeggiator to Create a Trance Lead Sequence

Hey guys. Today I will show you how to use the arpeggio MIDI effect to create a typical progressive trance lead. In addition we will automate …

Sound Design Tutorial: Creating Synth Leads Using 'Sync Modulation' in Native Instruments Massive

<i>In this tutorial, electronic music producer and Dubspot Sound Design instructor Evan Sutton (a.k.a. Astrolith) shows you how to create synth lead</i> …

Music Production

Renaissance Man – Boiler Room Berlin DJ Set

Renaissance Man blessing us with their recent hard hitting set of teched out and bassy tunes at The Boiler Room in Berlin.

Mord Fustang - If You Want (Original Mix)

Mord Fustang – If You Want (Original Mix)<p>Back off the heels of the much-teased “Something Right Meow,” European electro house protégé Mord Fustang …

Green Velvet - Bigger Than Prince (Remixes)

<b>Green Velvet – Bigger Than Prince</b> <b><br>Genre:</b> Indie Dance/Nu Disco | <b>Label:</b> Circus Recordings | <b>Release Date:</b> September 2nd, 2013<p>House music legend, Curtis …