Akai MPK25 USB/MIDI Keyboard Coming Soon

Akai is set to debut the MPK25 USB/MIDI keyboard in the next couple days at NAMM.  Not too much info on specific features yet, but the ever present MPC pads are a reassuring sight.

Needlz Talks Sounds, Racks, and Effects

Michigan native Needlz supplies us with a sneak peak inside his Brooklyn studio, complete with MPC 2000 XL, Kurzweil keyboard, and racks of sounds & effects.  He also talks about his choice in vintage gear and puts together a beat on the spot.  Needlz makes it a good point to clarify the reasoning behind his … Read more