This last Saturday we were lucky enough to secure a Q&A workshop with international Electro Dubstep superstar Zomboy, otherwise known as Joshua Mellody. Josh pulled into Cape Audio College at 4pm on Saturday to give local Cape Town producers and DJ’s a chance to probe and question the very techniques he uses to create his monster sound. “This UK chap has been coined a prodigy and a successor to the almighty: Skrillex. Once your ears have soaked in a few minutes of Zomboy you’ll soon realize why Joshua has released through Never Say Die Records (ie same label as SKisM & Foreign Beggars). His productions feel as if Skrillex & Mord Fustang had a child, and this child – Zomboy – quickly mutated into a next generation progressive-grungy-glitchy-dubstep-zombie.” Read more »Share
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On Saturday the 11th of August Rubadub will be once again grooving up the dance floor with some tasty new Dubstep for all to enjoy. We have donated some fantastic prizes for a live draw at Mercury live on the night of the event. Up for grabs are the coveted JBL control 2P powered monitors and a pair of Shure SRH 750DJ headphones. If you would like to win these prizes, go on over to Rubadubs facebook page and simply click like this page. The winner will be announced on the night, so you have to be there to collect your prize!! Read more to find out more about the prizes. Read more »Share
Recently we had the opportunity to bring in one of our past graduates who is doing quite well for themselves. Steve Elswoth (AKA Audiophile 021) popped in for a visit yesterday reveling some of his secrets to our Modern music production course students. Steve has been busy since he left us over 8 years ago. As Audiophile 021 he has performed all over the country and at most of your favorite festivals. Steve is now head engineer at Red Bull studios in Cape Town, a community development studio that has become a huge support mechanism for our local industry. The Red Bull studios are about community upliftment through music. The main players are Richard Rumney – Studio Manager, Jake Lipman – Studio Communications, Steve Elsworth – Head Read more »Share
Cape Audio College ex student and lecturer Audiophile021 aka. Steve Elsworth has been featured on Red Bull Music Academy Radio, a web based radio station featuring hundreds of exclusive live recordings, interviews, mixes, and documentary style feature shows from across the globe.