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Akai Pro Releases LPD8
Saturday, July 25, 2009
The LPD8 is based on Akai Professional’s MPC line of iconic music product stations. While the smallest model, the MPC500 is quite portable, many producers prefer to work with software on their computer and the LPD8 gives their laptop the controls they prefer over a mouse and keyboard. The LPD8 has eight blue light-up pads that are velocity sensitive for programming rhythmic or melodic parts.... [MORE]

Akai Pro Releases LPK25
Friday, July 24, 2009
The LPK25 is a scaled-down relative to the MPK series of keyboard performance controllers. The diminutive keyboard is made up of 25 miniature, velocity-sensitive keyboard keys with synth action. The LPK25 contains an arpeggiator, which steps through chords automatically, assisting musicians with creating quick melodic ideas. Sustain, octave up and down and tap tempo controls round out the... [MORE]

Akai Pro Releases RP8 Studio Monitors
Thursday, July 23, 2009
Loudspeakers Optimized For Excellent Reproduction Of Heavy Bass FrequenciesCumberland, R.I. (Jul. 17, 2009) – Akai Professional, the name synonymous with music production, announces their RPM8 reference production studio monitors specifically intended for use with the company’s MPC music production workstations and production controllers. The RPM8 monitors will make their debut at Akai... [MORE]

The Art of Beat Making Video By Vasylio1
Wednesday, July 8, 2009
Another beatmaking video we found on You Tube. Nice camera work. Especially the fresh coffee making.   [MORE]

The Art of Beat Making Video By Vinroc
Wednesday, July 8, 2009
This is a short film/music video made in support of an instrumental album Vinroc is working on called "Beat Freak". The joint is called "Believe". Vinroc made this at a time when he needed to believe in himself and find his inner strength. I'm sure a lot of you have been down that road. So it was a trip when he heard this sample and... [MORE]

DJ NU-MARK Akai Interview
Wednesday, May 20, 2009
DJ Nu-Mark started spinning as a teenager in Los Angeles. Over the course of the following two decades, he built a collection of over 35,000 records, refining his skills and style to the tune of global recognition in the DJ world. Recognized for his work in Jurassic 5, Nu-Mark is responsible for half of the production of the gold-selling group’s body of work, and his innovative DJ... [MORE]

Akai Launches APC40 Website
Wednesday, May 13, 2009
Earlier this year, Akai Professional introduced the world to the APC40, the Ableton Performance Controller. Developed in partnership with Ableton, the APC40 is the link between human and computer that perfectly balances analytical parameter control with creative expression. On May 30, 2009, the APC40 will be released in stores worldwide. As part of the APC40's launch, they have created a web... [MORE]

Akai Pro Introduces the Akai MPK88
Wednesday, April 1, 2009
Akai Professional Further Expands the MPK Line with an 88 Key ModelMPK88 Performance Controller Features Exclusive MPC TechnologiesCumberland, R.I. (April 1, 2009) – Akai Professional, the name synonymous with music production, announces the MPK88, a new addition to its popular MPK series of keyboard controllers with MPC pads and technology. The MPK88 will make its debut in Akai Professional’s... [MORE]

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