Tag: mpc

Jonwayne – Yuletide Bangerz

Hip Hop

He wasn’t kidding with the name. I love Christmas. I love hip hop. I love Jonwayne. So when I found out Jonwayne had made an album of...

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Slim the Chemist – Silence EP

Hip Hop

Germany’s Slim the Chemist keeps his jazz beats in order with his Silence EP. I found this in my bookmarks from a while back and...

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How J Dilla Humanized The MPC3000

Video

Estelle Caswell discussed how J Dilla made his MPC3000 musical for Vox. Many musicians are synonymous with their instrument of choice --...

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eLiMenCe – Out of Ram

Hip Hop

Imagine a whole set made out of a single record. That’s exactly what eLiMenCe has done with “Out of Ram”. According to...

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The Akai MPC Touch

Technology

Akai release their latest sampler, the MPC Touch. MIDI controllers, drum machines and samplers (most combine the technology of all three)...

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Interview: Davu Flint

Interviews

We interviewed Philly’s Davu Flint about his musical upbringing, how his home state has moulded his music and another life as an...

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How Did I Miss That: Fredfades & Ivan Ave – Breathe

Hip Hop

Norwegian duo Fredfades & Ivan Ave dropped their EP, entitled Breathe, in February and we’re only just getting round to hearing...

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Review: WhoSampled’s First Ever “Samplethon”

Reviews

WhoSampled and The Great Escape Festival in Brighton put on the world’s first “Samplethon” in conjunction with Boosey...

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THROWBACK THURSDAY: Akai’s MPC60 Training Video Ft. Roger Linn

Music

The sampling landscape was changed forever when industrial designer Roger Linn joined forces with technology company Akai to create the...

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Loe Pesci Dedicates A Love Song To His MPC60 In “My Sampler”

Video

The Canadian rapper shows his true feelings towards the classic Akai sampler on a hilarious track. We ADORE samplers and sampling. If we...

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TECHNOLOGY: Akai Release MPC Element

Technology

Akai add another “element” to their MPC range with the MPC Element, billed “the most affordable MPC ever”. The...

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TECHNOLOGY: iMPC App Comes To iPhone

Video

For those without the cash for the real thing, you can now try the iMPC on your iPhone. Arguably the most famous sampler in the history of...

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VIDEO: Sampleface x Starchildluke – MPC Set

Video

Here’s exclusive footage of Sampleface’s Starchildluke at his first-ever MPC set. It feels a little weird talking about myself...

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