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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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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J Dilla’s MPC And Moog Heading To The Smithsonian

Hip Hop

The upcoming National Museum of African American History and Culture in Washington D.C. has a new exhibit courtesy of J Dilla’s...

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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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SATURDAY MATINÉE: beat:repeat NYC

Music

RBMA pay homage to the New York and the drum machines involved in crafting its soundscapes with an eight-part series called...

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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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Sampleface Five: MPC1000 Albums

Sampling

We take a look at five albums made using the MPC1000. I was fortunate enough to come into a large tax rebate a couple of years back and...

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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: Exile vs. Kanye – I Am A God

Video

Not too keen on Yeezus? Maybe you’ll enjoy Exile’s live MPC flip of I Am A God. We did. We can always count on Exile to serve...

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VIDEO: Artists On The Maschine

Video

Native Instruments shot a video of some artists’ opinions on their USB controller, the Maschine. For the past couple of decades, the...

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