Return of the Modular Monsters

Oh no.. it's The Return of the Modular Monsters. On december 13th you can visit the Ginko Synthese modular workshop, eat ital food, hear live modular music and dance the night away at  Vrijplaats Middelstegracht in Leiden.


Dubb Cloud: Das Ding ~ OSC1899 ~ RoBBeR ~ Colloid ~ Trap&Zoid ~ Das Geheim ~ Falafel Biels

Das Ding ~ OSC1899 ~ RoBBeR ~ Colloid ~ Trap&Zoid ~ Das Geheim ~ Zenn ~ Falafel Biels


OR Combiner at the Night of the Modular Monsters

OR Combiner = Lama Waaien (Lamaha Metasynth & FX) + Tony Dubshot (Modular & FX). The Night of the Modular Monsters is a somewhat regular 'electronica event' at Vrijplaats Middelstegracht in Leiden. Next edition will be on December 13th, more info soon come.


How to make microtonal chiptune music

The subtle art of chiptune production is all about creating special effects in the mids. That's why real 8-bit music sounds best when you hear it on a noisy old laptop or something. Also, 8-bit music is best served pure. Having said that, you should really try out this handy how-to by Sevish: "Microtonal chiptune music with One-SF2 VST".


Your thoughts are made of sound

According to traditional nerve-theory, two nerve impulses sent from opposite ends of a nerve annihilate when they collide. New research from the Niels Bohr Institute now shows that two colliding nerve impulses simply pass through each other, just like sound pulses.


Out now: Various Artists ~ High (Dubbhism Deluxe)

High (Dubbhism Deluxe) is the vocals-and-dubs counterpart of the instrumental album titled Deep (Dubbhism netlabel) which was released a week ago. For High we invited Dubbhism family only: Sarah Winton, MK-Ultra and I-Lodica. It's all about soul power with a deep medi vibe. Available in all digital stores from September 8th.

Dubb Cloud: Maga Bo & Process Rebel ~ Radikal Guru ~ Steppas Records ~ Das Ding ~ Legowelt

Maga Bo & Process Rebel ~  South Rakkas Crew ~ Radikal Guru ~ Steppas Records ~ Egoless ~ Barbes D ~ Helgeland 8-bit Squad ~ Das Ding ~ Orgue Electronique ~ Legowelt


Tuning theory tutorial by John Moriarity

John Moriarity is working on a series of entry-level video tutorials about tunings and xenharmonics. His style is relaxed and he knows how to explain difficult concepts. So if you're new to xenharmonics, and want to know more about the basics ~ without getting lost in mathematical bla bla and weird concepts ~ why not give these a try.


Dutch modular design ~ Das Ding's Baby 8

Dutch electro legend Das Ding aka Danny Bosten has recently begun to build his own Eurorack-compatible mini-sequencer. It's called the Baby 8 and if you're interested you can buy a hand built version (stand-alone or rack) directly from Danny. Just contact him via Facebook. Also, check out this Juno Plus interview about the Baby 8.


Night of the Modular Monsters

On September 19th you can catch a few seasoned modular synth-based acts in The Generator at Vrijplaats Middelstegracht in Leiden (NL). Check out the event on Facebook. Show starts at 20:30.

Bashment FM visit

Last week Ringo Ringvee of Bashment FM invited Tony Dubshot to the Raadio 2 studio in Tallinn for a chat and a bit of Dubbhism promotion. Strictly good vibes... Bigup all Estonian dancehall reggae lovers.

Out now: Tony Dubshot ~ Deep

Download: dubbhism320-020-tony-dubshot-deep.rar


Club-Res interview & 3-hour monster jam

Last week the responsiple people of Radio Tonka's Club-Res invited Tony Dubshot for an interview about Dubbhism, xenharmonics, conspiracy theories etc. Kassen Oud and Rob Bothof (pic) host the show together, and they are famous for their extended live sets on air. So after an hour of talk and Dubbhism tracks, we ended up doing a massive 3-hour live set with special guest Lama Waaien.


Satellite Network live: OR Combiner ~ Rotterdam Free Jazz Ensemble ~ Outskirts ~ Wigwam

If you're in the Greater Leiden Area, you can catch Lama Waaien and Tony Dubshot (OR Combiner) playing live on August 29th. Satellite Network presents an evening of loud avant garde music ~ jazzed up by visual artist Kleine Hex ~ at Galerie Openmakers, Aalmarkt 15B. With Rotterdam Free Jazz Ensemble, The Outskirts and Wigwam.