Learn how to create and use your own MPC Software Expansion packs using MPC Software 1.9’s built in ‘Expansion Builder’ application – includes details on creating program previews, demo sequences and sample ‘grouping’.
Akai MPC Tutorials by MPC-Tutor. The Original MPC Tutorial Site
Akai MPC tutorials from MPC-Tutor. The original MPC tutorial site which since 2002 has been bringing you practical, hands-on Akai MPC tutorials as well as MPC articles, MPC resources and MPC sounds for the MPC Renaissance, MPC Studio, MPC1000, MPC500, MPC5000, MPC2500, JJOS, MPC2000XL and all other legacy MPCs. After checking out all the free MPC tutorials here, head over to my MPC Book Store where you can purchase my critically acclaimed MPC tutorial books, and MPC-Samples.com to get MPC drum kits, multisamples and expansions made specifically for all models of MPC.
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The MPC Touch Bible is the complete and definitive guide to the Akai MPC Touch, featuring 588 pages of step-by-step tutorials to transform you into an MPC Touch master!
In this MPC Touch tutorial we’ll learn how to create a grimy layered clap using a range of sound design techniques, all entirely within PROGRAM EDIT mode in the MPC Software touch interface.
Akai provide a sneak preview of the forthcoming MPC Software 2.0, now with audio tracks, real time timestretching and pitch shifting, a new ‘phrase’ program type, AIR Music effects & instruments and many more improvements!
In this hands-on MPC Touch review I take a close look at the latest MPC Software controller from Akai, uniquely sporting a 7 inch touchscreen and the latest pad technology. Is this the innovative and…
A simple to use file conversion and renaming application written specifically for legacy MPCs users.
The 7th Edition of our bestselling MPC Renaissance & MPC Studio tutorial book is now fully compatible with MPC Software 1.9.
Please note that this preview was written before the MPC Touch was actually released – I have now written a complete hands-on review of the Akai MPC Touch including a closer look at the new Touch…
MPC-Samples.com releases their third fully multisampled acoustic drum kit for all MPCs & NI Maschine. ‘The Pro Studio Kit’ features 16 different articulations from the acclaimed Sonor Designer Kit, for a versatile and modern, punchy sound.
Thinking of buying a used MPC1000? In this article I take a look at some of the most important things a buyer of a used MPC1000 should be aware of.