Learn how to extend the MPC’s velocity switching capabilities to build drum kits with up to 20 dynamic layers!
Akai MPC Live II and MPC Live Tutorials
Tutorials, articles and news for the MPC Live II and the original MPC Live, Akai’s portable touchscreen standalone MPCs! Learn how to use the MPC Live with MPC-Tutor’s complete MPC Live tutorial guide, ‘The MPC Bible‘.
In the market for a new standalone MPC? In this MPC buyer’s guide I compare Akai’s four touchscreen standalone MPCs – the MPC One Plus, MPC X SE, MPC Key 61 and MPC Live II
Learn how to create realistic sounding acoustic drum kits in your MPC using 4 layer velocity switching.
Learn how to set custom time signatures in standalone MPCs and the MPC Software.
If ‘bounce to audio’ or ‘flatten pad’ has suddenly stopped working in your MPC, check this tutorial for the easy fix!
How much RAM is actually available to use inside a standalone MPC? I did the geek-tests so you don’t have to!
Which type of ‘attached’ disk is the best option for a standalone MPC? In this article we’re going to look at the pros & cons of each type.
Discover the new Sound Browser, introduced in MPC 2.11 to provide a new alternative way of looking for plugin presets, kits & instruments.
Learn how to create 8 layer keygroup instruments in the MPC & Akai Force
Learn some practical uses for the new ‘NOTE OFF’ feature introduced in MPC 2.10