Updated for 2.0! In this MPC X & MPC Live tutorial we’ll learn how to create a grimy layered clap using a range of sound design techniques, all entirely within PROGRAM EDIT mode.
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Out Now: MPC-Tutor’s complete guide to the Akai MPC X & MPC Live featuring dozens of hands-on beat making projects for beginners and advanced MPC users!
MPC-Tutor is incredibly proud to present the signature kit to end all signature kits! The legendary and prolific Hip hop and electronic producer Freddy Fresh gives us an exclusive insight into his MPC production workflow with ‘The Fresha Kits’, featuring a blisteringly eclectic sound library of drums, bass and crazy sound fx, ready-to-play kits and a complete multi-sequence MPC & Maschine project!
In a busy day for everyone in the MPC community, Akai have now released full details of the new MPC Software 2.0 update. Here’s the nitty gritty: New graphical interface Audio track recording (128 in…
The official specs and pricing for the new standalone MPCs have arrived!
Things are hotting up in the MPC world with the imminent release of two new standalone MPCs; the MPC Live and the MPC X (as well as the long awaited MPC Software 2.0). In this article I’ve collected together all the facts and gossip in preparation for what promises to be an exciting Winter NAMM 2017!
Give your MPC Touch some much needed protection with this tough polycarbonate cover from Decksaver.
The ‘Dirty Drummer 2’: Fat multisampled finger drumming kits made for all MPCs – includes ‘cycle kits’, velocity switching kits and an MPC Expansion pack.
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’.