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DON’T SLEEP: Dubspot x Rich Medina x Booker T. Jones “On A Mission w/ Rich Medina: Booker T. Jones” [INTERVIEW]

Highly respected DJ Rich Medina is an instructor @ Dubspot as well as a fan of music as a whole. He sits down with Dr. Booker T. Jones, the legendary musician, arranger, producer of Booker T. & The MG’s who were instrumental (pun intended) in the success of Memphis’ Stax Records. Don’t sleep on this…


DON’T SLEEP: Dubspot x Marley Marl “‘Classic Recipes: Recreating LL Cool J’s “Mama Said Knock You Out” w/ Ableton + APC40″ [BEAT VIDEO]

Marley Marl (whom some of you may have seen learn Ableton on an earlier PIK Dubspot post) has a series on Dubspot called “Classic Recipes” breaking down some of his classic recordings/productions. This is Marley Marl deconstructing his classic LL Cool J jawn “Mama Said Knock You Out” and giving DJ Bobcat credit for finding the original sample and doing the scratches. You need to watch this if you even remotely care about Hip-Hop. Don’t sleep…


DON’T SLEEP: Georgia Anne Muldrow x Dubspot “Georgia Anne Muldrow @ Dubspot Interview” [INTERVIEW]

Georgia Anne Muldrow and her mom whose also a vocalist and producer Rickie Byars-Beckwith stop by Dubspot in NY for a sit down interview. Georgia discusses her upbringing, early musical influences and introduction to production, electronic music and where she got her singing style from. She discusses her introduction to Reason and her latest project “Seeds” with Madlib on her label SomeOthaShip Connect. It’s great to see the gift of music passed down from parent to child. Don’t sleep on this interview, it made my morning…


DON’T SLEEP: Dubspot “Dubspot’s New Maschine Program: Course Preview + Students Testimonials” [PROMO VIDEO]

This is essentially a promo video for Dubspot NYC’s new Maschine course that they have available both in person and online. I subscribe to their YouTube channel and I thought that this was topical. Don’t sleep…