Dr. Mathew Knowles is an author, professor, public speaker, entrepreneur, music executive, artist manager and founder of Music World Entertainment, one of the world’s leading music and entertainment companies, with more than 450 million records sold worldwide. Dr. Knowles is perhaps best known for launching the music career of his daughter Beyoncé — initially as […]
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Point Blank Los Angeles is now introducing Apple Logic Pro X, in addition to Ableton Live 11, into our course curriculum. Although Point Blank LA is proudly an Ableton Certified Training Center, we are excited about adding Logic Pro X to our curriculum which will allow students to diversify and expand their music production skills even further. Plus, we’re currently offering […]
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With the holiday season quickly approaching (aside from Hanukkah which has already come and gone) it’s that time of year when all we hear on the radio or in malls is holiday music. Whether you love it or hate it, holiday music is a huge part of pop culture. With thousands of versions of different holiday songs, […]
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Welcome to the first installment of PBLA Staff Songs, a collection of tracks that our instructors have written, produced, mixed, or otherwise been a part of. This compilation contains a diverse mix of genres with something for everyone. From power pop to industrial to lofi hip-hop, you’re sure to find something new to enjoy. Read on […]
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Point Blank LA is excited to announce that Music Production courses in Logic Pro will now be offered next term. If you have more to learn and Logic is your DAW of choice, here’s your sign to jumpstart your music career with Point Blank. One of the best ways to get the most out of your courses […]
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Great news for Point Blank LA students! Roland Cloud is offering a subscription to their Ultimate Membership for only $89, which is a 55% discount on the annual price. In addition, this special membership offer lasts the length of your course, plus a full year after you graduate. Roland Cloud is an evolving cloud-based suite of software synthesizers, drum […]
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Ableton Push changed the way a lot of us make music. It’s a sequencer, performance hub, keyboard and drum machine all in one. Having an “in key” mode to play chords, melodies and basslines takes the pressure off of possibly playing a wrong note but what happens when you’re writing with someone who plays piano or […]
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Ever wanted to know what type of mindset it takes to survive and thrive in the modern music industry? Point Blank LA’s lead music business instructor, Marko DeSantis, has composed 10 more great tips for achieving success in this ever-changing industry. If you haven’t checked out the first installment of tips, make sure to read […]
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We’re excited to announce the launch of a new PBLA course headed by Dr Mathew Knowles, the architect behind the careers of Beyoncé, Destiny’s Child and Solange, to name a few. Introducing, Point Blank’s Music Industry in the Digital Age programme. In addition to launching the careers of some of the world’s biggest and most influential artists, […]
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The concept of P.L.U.R., otherwise known as “Peace, Love, Unity, and Respect”, is one of the core foundations that Electronic Dance Music was built upon. What isn’t as widely known is that EDM was spear-headed by LGBTQ+ folks who helped to bring it to mainstream popularity and wide-spread acceptance. Electronic music was created as an […]
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