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dBs Recommends - 7 inspiring music podcasts that deserve your time

By dBs Sound & Music Institute September 24, 2020

dBs Recommends – our series leading you to new discoveries in the world of sound and music. From..

dBs Alumni launch The Granary Studio - A  Space for Cornwall's Creatives

By Mike Steventon September 20, 2020

Starting as an idea for a small production space, the Granary Studio has taken a life of its,..

How important is it to have a signature sound?

By Billie Croucher September 15, 2020

You all have it inside of you. Members of the dBs Community weigh in on the importance of a..

Meet the dBs alumnus reuniting Plymouth's techno community

By Mike Steventon September 11, 2020

When you live in a city packed with talented artists who are unaware of the other musicians..

5 myths about studying a music tech degree

By Billie Croucher September 9, 2020

There is a lot of misinformation floating around about studying music technology at university...

How to boost creativity and focus: strategies from the dBs Community

By Billie Croucher August 5, 2020

Members of the dBs community share their strategies for enhancing creativity, focus and..

dBs Recommends - 5 game changing devices to transform your productions

By dBs Sound & Music Institute July 28, 2020

dBs Recommends – our series leading you to new discoveries in the world of sound and music. From..

Do I need a degree to become a music producer?

By Billie Croucher July 8, 2020

Interested in music production but not sure if formal education is the right way to go? To help..

How to approach a record label

By Billie Croucher July 3, 2020

Co-director of Sub-Label Recordings and dBs Tutor, Ben Jacob shares some insight into how to get..

dBs Recommends - 7 electronic music albums you need to hear

By dBs Sound & Music Institute July 2, 2020

Introducing dBs Recommends – our new series leading you to new discoveries in the world of sound..

VIDEO: Turning a PS4 controller into a MIDI controller for Ableton

By Mike Steventon June 24, 2020

dBs tutor Chris Pratt turned his PS4 controller into a MIDI controller for Ableton Live so he..

Never too late to learn: Access to HE students share their stories

By Billie Croucher June 17, 2020

Four of our Access to Higher Education students tell us how the course has helped them to pursue..