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Akai Pro MPC Renaissance – Music Production Controller

Akai Pro MPC Renaissance – Music Production Controller

In the years to come when the old heads talk about the sampling drum machine(s) that defined beatmaking we will inevitably mention the MPC, Akai & Roger Lynn’s collabo blockbuster game changer. I’m certain we will speak about the masters like Premo, Pete Rock, J Dilla & others with gleaming joy as we find new [...]

August 2, 2012 Corry Banks Beatmaking, Gear, News 0

Native Instruments Maschine Price Drop

Native Instruments Maschine Price Drop

  Hmmmm… Native Instruments drops the price on their run away hit mpc-esque controller, the Maschine. Not at all that coincidental after Akai Pro announced the coming of the new big bad MPC Renaissance & MPC Studio. I guess being the only game in town has its advantages for the Native Instruments. However, the Maschine [...]

August 2, 2012 Corry Banks Beatmaking, Gear, News 0

Nektar’s Reason controller… Panarama P4

Nektar’s Reason controller… Panarama P4

Attention Reason heads… Have you peeped Nektar’s Reason controller, Panarama P4, yet? It’s said to be a deep Reason implementation with vast programming options that puts the spotlight on performance and creativity. Keyboard and pads are dynamic, sensitive and balanced carefully with a solid feel that allows for complete expression. All this, combined with 93 [...]

August 2, 2012 Corry Banks Gear, News 0

Akai Pro Announces New Audio Interface

Akai Pro Announces New Audio Interface

New Audio Interface, EIE Pro, Announced by Akai Professional All Posts Premium audio interface delivers 24-bit / 96 kHz 4-channel recording, MIDI I/O, a USB hub, and true phantom power in one convenient desktop box.Akai Professional, the name synonymous with music production, announces the new EIE Pro premium digital audio interface and USB hub. Akai [...]

July 31, 2012 Corry Banks Gear 0

Moog Music Gifts A Theremin…

Moog Music Gifts A Theremin…

Not the typical instrument for any DJ or Producer’s beat-making toolbox, the Moog Music Etherwave Theremin certainly is an intriguing one. For those that haven’t heard or heard of the Theremin think about those old black and white, so called, scary horror movies with the little eerie hi pitched to mid tone oscillating whistle sound. It’s [...]

July 31, 2012 Corry Banks Gear 0