Learn some important concepts regarding MIDI and how to use with when producing beats on an Akai MPC, including some example hardware set ups.
MPC Renaissance & MPC Software Tutorials, Sounds & Resources
Here’s all the articles on this site for the MPC Renaissance, the dedicated hardware controller for the computer-based MPC Software.
This free Dilla-style MPC Drum Kit contains Akai MPC drum sounds inspired by drum style of the legendary hip hop producer, J Dilla. Kicks, snares, claps, hats and percussion, all laid out into MPC program kits for easy finger drumming and compatible with all MPCs.
Free MPC bass multisamples for most MPCs with at least 3 notes per octave for great realism but low memory usage.
Various MPC web sites including fan sites, free resources and some MPC focussed businesses.
Free and completely original drum breaks in WAV format, compatible with most MPCs – pressed to vinyl, resampled and perfectly looped.
A free Pete Rock inspired MPC drum kit, featuring kicks hats, snares and claps that have the classic Pete Rock vibe, but with a modern MPC-Samples.com twist. All the drum sounds are laid out into MPC programs for easy finger drumming and are compatible with all MPCs.
Software applications created to specifically for MPC beat makers – MPC program creation, sound conversion and other utilities, for Mac and PC.
Download the latest technical manual for your model of Akai MPC sampler, including quick start guides where available.
Download the latest operating system for your Akai MPC, including JJOS.