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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 Pro and students create soundscape for star-studded Coleridge reading

By Billie Croucher June 26, 2020

A team of dBs Music students, working as part of dBs Pro, have collaborated on a major..

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..

Undergraduate Accommodation Advice For 2021/22

By dBs Sound & Music Institute June 21, 2020

Now you've found the course for you, the next step is to secure accommodation – but where do you..

KLOC needs your tracks for the 'BLACK LIVES MATTER' EP

By dBs Sound & Music Institute June 12, 2020

dBs Music student Keiran O'Callaghan aka KLOC (Too Much Collective) will be releasing the 'BLACK..

Surge synth is back!

By Billie Croucher June 8, 2020

Good news everyone – Surge synth is back, now free and open source.

Why kindness matters in music

By Billie Croucher May 21, 2020

This year, for Mental Health Awareness Week, dBs tutors, students and alumni share their..

VIDEO: Building a track using household items with Matt Ward

By dBs Sound & Music Institute May 13, 2020

The usual tools that we'd utilise for music aren't as readily available at the moment, but dBs..

dBs tutor and his band raise over £1600 for hospice with ‘Heroes for Heroes’

By Mike Steventon May 9, 2020

The Super XLs (featuring dBs Plymouth’s Phin Head) haven’t let the constraints of social..

dBs Music's Phin Head talks Stochastic Module for Superbooth Home Edition

By Chris Mackin April 30, 2020

With no physical Superbooth to attend this year, our friends at Sonicstate have been covering..