Everything you need to know about creating and using MPC Expansion packs! For the MPC X, MPC Key 61, MPC Live, MPC One and all MPC Software controllers.
MPC Studio Tutorials, Sounds & Resources
The MPC Studio is the compact controller for Akai’s MPC Software. Here’s all the MPC Studio resources on this site.
Out Now: The MPC Renaissance & MPC Studio Bible (2.x Edition)
Out Now: The complete guide to the MPC Renaissance & MPC Studio running MPC Software 2.0!
MPC Software 2.0: First Look At Winter NAMM 2016
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!
MPC: Sampling Laid Bare – 1.9 Edition Update
The 7th Edition of our bestselling MPC Renaissance & MPC Studio tutorial book is now fully compatible with MPC Software 1.9.
MPC Touch Preview: The Best MPC Software Controller?
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: Sampling Laid Bare – MPC Software 1.8.2 Edition
My MPC Software tutorial book, ‘MPC: Sampling Laid Bare’, has now been updated for MPC Software 1.8.2, with over 70 pages of extra content and hundreds of updates throughout the book!
MPC Renaissance, MPC Studio & MPC Element: Quick Set Up Guide
Just received your MPC Renaissance or MPC Studio (or MPC Element) and wondering ‘what next’? This tutorial covers the basics of getting your MPC hardware and MPC Software up and running– quick and to the point!
Live, Vintage-Style Drum Breaks
A collection of free live drum breaks, authentically recorded by UK drummer Timmy Rickard using authentic vintage recording techniques for a fat, warm classic sound.
MPC Renaissance Review – Loading Legacy MPC Projects & Beats (MPC Software 1.0)
The first true in-depth MPC Renaissance Review – discover how your old MPC beats and projects will load in the new MPC Renaissance and MPC Software OS 1.0.