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Free Online Music Courses

A friend of mine shared this news with me and I wanted to pass it along… http://www.openculture.com/freeonlinecourses Scroll down to music: Dave Conservatoire (Music Theory Lessons) – Web – David Rees, Royal College of Music, London Free Music Courses (Multiple … Continue reading

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Too busy for details

Two years ago I started what was a “reboot” or everything I was involved in with music. The idea was to return to the basics and eliminate things that ultimately didn’t matter. It turned out that I was wasting a … Continue reading

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Politricks 2012

It’s hard to not be a bit cynical about elections this year for the usual reasons.

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Seasons Change

Much is changing at Sphere of Hip-Hop. This fall we’re wrapping up a full site renovation. It’ll take a month or two to get settled in to our new digs but ultimately we’re confident it will be a good transition. … Continue reading

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Sampling – Exploring the DNA of Modern Music

Love this info-graphic about sampling… if you appreciate this one, please share this post. (click for larger version)

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Amon Tobin ISAM tour — stunning stage setup

Must watch. The creativity present here is… wow. I’d love to see this level of creative thinking involved in our scene for stage shows. Sure, this idea is pretty over the top (budget wise too) but it might be the … Continue reading

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What is Dubstep?

Good break down of how we got to dubstep.

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VIDEO: Heath McNease & For Beat’s Sake “Kain’t Moov Nuthin”

This is one of the more creative album releases and videos I’ve seen in a minute. Props to Heath and Danny on this one.

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Happy New Year!

Welcome to a big bad new year. 2012 seems like it could be rather interesting over here and for Sphere of Hip-Hop. Blogging here has taken a back seat to getting our ducks in order with the site. I promise … Continue reading

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Baloney.

Do you want unity? Only if it fits into what you’re doing and meets your business goals right? Quit talking about it and please do something. People by nature are followers. But only if they have leaders. Unity? What do … Continue reading

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