Akai Professional releases MPC Studio

Akai Professional has announced the release of MPC Studio, a slimline MPC for portable music production. Akai’s MPC Studio offers the most streamlined MPC experience yet. Following on the heels of MPC Renaissance, which became … read more

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Numark announces NS7 II 4-Channel DJ Performance Controller

Numark has announced the NS7 II, a dramatically enhanced and updated version of the industry’s most advanced and best-selling motorized DJ controller, NS7. For more than 20 years, Numark has set the pace in the … read more

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Akai Professional announces MAX25 keyboard & MPX8 sample launcher with MPC pads

Akai Professional has announced the MAX25 USB/MIDI/CV keyboard controller and MPX8, a standalone SD sample launcher with MPC pads. MPX8 is one of Akai Professional’s most innovative pad instruments yet. Using a standard SD card, … read more

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Boxed Ear releases free Tempest vs MPC60 sample pack

Boxed Ear has announced the release of Tempest vs MPC60, a free sample pack made with two of Roger Linn’s most coveted drum machines, the Dave Smith Instruments Tempest and the Akai MPC60. Two classic … read more

Akai intros iMPC music production app for iPad

Akai Professional has announced the iMPC music production app for iPad. Turn your iPad into an MPC. With more than 1,200 samples, 50 editable programs, 80 editable sequences, and iconic MPC workflow, iMPC is the … read more

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Drum Sample Broker Grit Kit sample pack—Rare drums from the MPC60

The Drum Sample Broker’s Grit Kit is a collection of rare drums from the MPC60, featuring sounds with an analog 12bit flavor. If you are looking for gritty, raw, unprocessed, 12-Bit drum samples. This is … read more

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Hello Samples releases Raw Vermona sample pack

Hello Samples has released Raw Vermona, a sample library featuring the sounds of the Vermona Syncussion DRM-1 analog drum synthesizer. Raw Vermona inaugurates a new concept in sample library development. Most contemporary sample packs focus … read more

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One Glove Apps releases Drum Machine Legends v1.1 for iOS

One Glove Apps has released version 1.1 of Drum Machine Legends, adding a sequencer with grid view, and copy and paste to the music app for iOS. Drum Machine Legends brings you six kits from … read more

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Beatsurfing Organic MIDI Controller Builder app for iPad by VLEK

Herrmutt Lobby and Yaniv De Ridder have released Beatsurfing, a new app for iPad that allows you to draw a 3-dimensional controller and use it in two different and complementary ways. Beatsurfing lets you create … read more

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The Producers Choice releases Boom Bap Phonetics drum kit

The Producers Choice has released the Boom Bap Phonetics, a drum sample pack inspired by the sounds of J Dilla and Kev Brown. Our sound designers painstakingly mimicked the EXACT drum sounds used by J … read more

Image-Line updates FPC (Fruity Pad Controller) to v2.4.4.1

Image-Line has updated its FPC for FL Studio to version 2.4.4.1. FPC (Fruity Pad Controller) is a software plugin similar to the hardware Akai MPC™ unit, coded & optimized for the FL Studio platform. FPC … read more

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Akai Professional intros MPC Fly Music Production Controller

Akai Professional has announced the MPC Fly, a music production controller for iPad 2. MPC Fly merges unmatched Akai Professional technology with the power of your iPad 2, embodying legendary capabilities that have made the … read more

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iZotope partners with Akai Professional to provide loop slicing and time stretching technology for next generation MPCs

iZotope has announced a new partnership with Akai Professional to provide iZotope’s acclaimed Radius time-stretching algorithm and Loop Slicing Engine for future products in the MPC line, including the new MPC Renaissance and MPC Studio. … read more

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Akai Professional intros MAX49 MIDI/CV controller

Akai Professional has introduced the MAX49, a new controller which places revolutionary MIDI and CV control at your fingertips. With an intuitive layout and included AkaiConnect automatic-mapping software, MAX49 offers an instant, fully immersive experience … read more

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Akai Professional intros MPC Studio

Akai Professional has introduced the MPC Studio, a music production controller. MPC Studio offers the most streamlined MPC experience yet. At under one-inch thin, with low-profile controls and a brushed aluminum body, it’s made to … read more

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discoDSP updates Keypad to R4

discoDSP has updated its Keypad, a global purpose OSC iPad controller template for TouchOSC and OSCulator. Changes in Keypad R4 Added a full new template called KeyPadMIDI. It has been designed to send MIDI using … read more

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Akai intros MPC Renaissance Music Production Controller

Akai has introduced the MPC Renaissance, a new Music Production Controller. Fusing Akai Professional’s legendary MPC layout and workflow with the power of your computer, MPC Renaissance is an unrivaled instrument for music production. The … read more

ToneBuilder releases Driven Machine Drums Strikes Back sample library

ToneBuilder has released Driven Machine Drums Strikes Back, a drum and percussion sample library. “What if a time-capsule was discovered that contained never before heard drum machines… With the classic character of the 909, 808, … read more

25% off No Dough Music NDS-1 House Music sample pack

No Dough Music is offering 25% discount on its NDS-1 House Music sample pack for rekkerd.org readers. No Dough presents an essential new samplepack for the professional producer, with unparalleled tonal variety and a wide … read more

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Plughugger releases TR-SONIQ sample library

Plughugger has released TR-SONIQ, a new sample library for Geist, Guru, Maschine, Akai MPC and WAV formats. While the mad scientists at Ensoniq are long gone, their legacy remains in the hands of producers who … read more

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