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Daily News: Music Venues Trust Announce London Conferences

Oct 30, 2014  Today’s top picks… Music Venues Trust Announces London Conference >> (CMU) Venues Day will be a day dedicated to giving smaller gig venues exposure Film Your Band with GoPro >> (Music
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PB Tutor Profile: Tom O’Grady (Underground Resistance, Kirk DeGiorgio, Eumir Deodato...

Oct 01, 2014  Another week, another insight into the world of our multi award-winning tutors! This time around, our Electronic Music Composition tutor Tom O’Grady is in the spotlight. He’s worked with the likes
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Zombie Disco Squad (Dirtybird, Made to Play): Production Masterclass

Sep 26, 2014  For this week’s production masterclass we headed to the studio of Nat Self, aka Zombie Disco Squad. Nat’s cranked out some classic releases as a producer over the last 5 years on labels such as Made
Posted in Guest Artists, News, Tutorials

Point Blank Tutor Profile: Steve Hillier (Dubstar, Gary Numan, EMI Records)

Sep 24, 2014  At Point Blank we pride ourselves on making sure that our tutors are not only highly experienced, well-established music industry professionals, but also that they’re passionate about passing on their
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PB Tutor Profile: Ben Bristow (DJ Tutor – Space Ibiza, XFM, Kiss)

Aug 29, 2014  This week we continue our brand new tutor profile series, showing our future students just why our school is the best place to learn about producing music, DJ’ing, sound design, songwriting, sound
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An Interview with Dave Rene (A&R Interscope Records)

Aug 28, 2014  We recently had a very special guest with us at Point Blank London in the form of Dave Rene from Interscope Records. Dave is Head of A&R for dance music at Interscope; he’s been billed as one of the
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Pioneer Rekordbox 3.0: Extra Features

Aug 22, 2014  Pioneer Rekordbox has been a revolution for CDJ DJs who wanted to move beyond CDs to get more creative with their mixing. It has become the go-to software for USB- and SD-card DJs who want to take advantage of computer-based management and preparation of their music, but don’t want to use a laptop in the booth. Rekordbox 3.0 – The latest version
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Daily News: How to Prepare for Your First Festival Set

Jul 28, 2014  Today’s top picks… How to Prepare for Your First Festival Set >> (DJ Tech Tools) DJ Tech Tools offer some great tips on how to prepare for your first festival set. Sketches From Ibiza Island >>
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Ableton User Group Meetup – 13th June @ 7pm – Point Blank London

Jun 12, 2014  It’s that time again – we’re hosting another Ableton Live User Group Meetup on June 13th here at Point Blank London! From 7pm on Friday 13th June we’ll be talkin’ all things Ableton
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10 Mixing Mistakes Everyone Makes – And How to Avoid Them

Jun 07, 2014  Over the last 20 years, Point Blank has seen it all. Despite the vast changes in production technology and methods, beginner producers, students and even some veterans often trip up on the same mixing mistakes time
Posted in Tips & Tricks

Daily News: 2 Things You Can do Today to Start Making Music Industry Contacts

Jun 05, 2014  Today’s top picks… 2 Things You Can do Today to Start Making Music Industry Contacts >> (Music Think Tank) It almost goes without saying that making valuable contacts in the music industry is
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