If you’ve been to one of our PBLA Open Houses before, then you know that we are committed to presenting only the highest calibre of industry professionals at our events to assist you in your experience and learning of the music industry. If you haven’t, now is your chance to dive into an evening of performances, masterclasses and networking at our upcoming event on Thursday 15th June. For this event, LA legend and Point Blank instructor Sweatson Klank will be presenting a masterclass on sampling, followed by a Q & A. All you need to do to attend is RSVP to the Eventbrite page here.
Tom Wilson is not only a celebrated artist but a sought after Music Producer and Composer, with a wealth of experience in the music industry having worked on composing music for apps, video games, commercials, television and film as well as working with brands such as Nike, Puma, Reebok, Novation, Ableton, Native Instruments and more. As Sweatson Klank, he has shared the stage with some incredibly talented musicians, like Mos Def, Just Blaze, Kode 9, Little Dragon and Flying Lotus to name a few and has been called upon as a Music Supervisor, Curator & DJ for some of the leading brands in Entertainment, Film, Fashion and Lifestyle.
An LA legend in his own right, Sweatson Klank has releases and remixes on labels like Sony and Warp with his sound being championed by Gilles Peterson, Benji B and Mary Anne Hobbs. His releases weave a musical tapestry between Hip-Hop, R&B, Future Bass, and a sound that is undeniably his own. Hard hitting tunes often transform into cinematic tear jerking soul expeditions. His stunning live performances have resulted in bookings at some of the most highly regarded music festivals and events around the globe including Coachella, Sonar Music Festival, Wakarusa, Decibel Festival, Low-End Theory and many others. You can keep up to date with Sweatson Klank on his Soundcloud, Instagram and Twitter pages.
Watch Sweatson Klank present a sampling masterclass at our PBLA open house event, as well discuss the new label he is preparing to launch which amongst others features talent hand-picked from his classes at Point Blank LA. The full itinerary for the event is as follows:
7:00 – 7:30 pm: Open House arrival and welcome
7:30 – 8:30pm: Live sampling masterclass and Q & A from PBLA instructor Sweatson Klank
7:45 – 8:00 pm: Meet the PBLA instructors
8:30 – Close: Prize giveaway / networking / Student Performances / Tour
Don’t forget, to lock down a place RSVP to the Eventbrite page here.
Thinking of joining us at PBLA? The Music Production & Sound Design Advanced Diploma course is our most comprehensive course and the ideal foundation on which to build a career in the music industry. Covering production, sound design, engineering (live and in the studio), DJing, mastering, and how to manage a career, the intensive course provides a 360 degree view of your options in the music business upon graduation. For more information, contact a course advisor or, if you’re in the USA, give us a call on 323 282 7660. If you’re calling internationally, use the number +44 20 7729 4884. We are currently offering a free copy of Ableton Suite worth $750 with all our LA production courses. Enrol before 30th of April to get your copy. For more information click here.