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Books

BOOKCLUB: The Beat Game by Darrell Digga Branch

BOOKCLUB: The Beat Game by Darrell Digga Branch

The Beat Game: The Truth About Hip-Hop Music Production was written by Darrell “Digga” Branch. Digga’s rise to prominence is a direct result of his ability to produce hits for artists such as 50 Cent, Cam-Ron, Ghostface, Busta Rhymes, Jennifer Lopez, Camp Lo and Jay-Z. Over the years, Digga has certainly learned a lesson or two [...]

September 23, 2015 Corry Banks Articles, Beatmaking, Book Club, Books, Reviews 1

BOOKCLUB: The 4 Element Synth by Rob Papen

BOOKCLUB: The 4 Element Synth by Rob Papen

The 4 Element Synth by Rob Papen is the culmination of years and years of sound design and subtractive synthesis experience. Rob Papen packed in these 200+ pages and four DVDs, over 10 hours of content, showcasing “his own method to explain the secrets of subtractive synthesis.”  Rob Papen calls this method “The 4 Element Synth.”  This book and [...]

July 12, 2013 Corry Banks Articles, Book Club, Books, Reviews 0

The BeatTips Manual

The BeatTips Manual

The BeatTips Manual , written by Amir “Sa’id” Said, is the comprehensive guide to beat making. As far as I can tell it’s more like 3 books in one, Hip-Hop History, Beat Making Tutorials & Music Business. Now in it’s 5th edition and recently available in PDF format for digital download, Sa’id’s  The BeatTips Manual [...]

March 7, 2013 Corry Banks Books, Reviews 0

BOOK REVIEW: Using Logic Pro With The Akai MPC

BOOK REVIEW: Using Logic Pro With The Akai MPC

Today I’d like to introduce you to a book entitled “Using Logic Pro With The Akai MPC “. This e-book written by MPC-Samples.com is especially helpful if you are a Logic and MPC user. “Using Logic Pro With The Akai MPC”  aims to teach you, the reader, to “Utilize Logic Pro with your Akai MPC [...]

October 31, 2012 Corry Banks Books, Reviews 0

BOOK REVIEW: Beat Making on the MPC5000

BOOK REVIEW: Beat Making on the MPC5000

Beat Making on the MPC5000 is not a simple a rewrite of the manual that Akai provides with the MPC 5000. Beat Making on the MPC5000 is intended to be a companion book, so to speak. In particular for the MPC 5000 owner who has no previous experience with MPC’s and/or professional studio gear. According [...]

October 15, 2012 Corry Banks Books, Reviews 0