Hip Hop

KASETA - 303 EP

Three is the magic number as KASETA dropped 303 EP on 3rd March this year. Carrying on with our theme of SP-303 albums is the appropriately titled 303 EP by Lithuanian producer KASETA. Acting as a tribute release, 303 EP only contains 3 short tracks but nevertheless packs a lot of variety and brilliant beat …

Sampling

Sampleface Five: SP-303 Albums

Akai and their line of MPC’s have ruled the roost for the past couple of decades, with the SP-1200 the only real competition in that department. Now that we have the Maschine, things are a little different but back in 2001, Roland Corporation fused and improved upon the qualities of their Roland MS-1 Digital Sampler …

SP-303
Hip Hop

NEW MUSIC: Luviia - P2P Feelings EP

Darker Than Wax’s Luviia releases his new P2P Feelings EP. Well, this was a nice surprise in my inbox. Luviia may come from a nation more associated with things like Taipei 101 and “Made In Taiwan“, but this far eastern star can easily kick it amongst the more well known Japanese beat makers from that …

Video

VIDEO: Artists On The Maschine

Native Instruments shot a video of some artists’ opinions on their USB controller, the Maschine. For the past couple of decades, the MPC has been the most popular all-in-one sampler on the market. Having gone through a myriad of iterations since the MPC60 was introduced in 1988, it is now experiencing stiff competition from its …