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The New AKAI MPC 2.11 Firmware OS Update is FIRE!

The new AKAI MPC 2.11 is fire (and will be available publicly June, 23rd 2022)! This is for all the current generation MPC's (ONE, Live, Live II, & X). I'm using the MPC Live 2 retro edition (check out my zZounds.com gear list for details). I'll demonstrate all the new features step by step. I want to know what is your favorite new features in this update & suggestions in the comments.

AKAI Website: https://www.akaipro.com/
(it's free for all registered MPC users)
My social media & gear list: https://linktr.ee/avemcree
BGM: https://youtu.be/BaNwxyVsiE4

Producer: 
DJ Ave McRee

MPC ONE - Connecting MIDI Devices & Recording Hardware Workflow Tips

A video about how to connect, use, & record external hardware synths to the AKAI MPC ONE, Live, or X. These workflow tips will broaden your use of the MPC in standalone or with the software! There are 2 types of hardware synths. So it's important that you watch the whole video in it's entirety. Leave a comment below if you have any questions.

*Synths used in this video*
Sonicware Liven
https://amzn.to/3gApHoF
Sonicware Liven Xfm (not in the video but it's an updated version)
https://amzn.to/3uwJv4j

Arturia Microfreak

Producer: 
DJ Ave McRee

AKAI MPC ONE Jazz Hip hop Electric Stock Plugin Sound Design (Rhodes)

A video on how to make Jazz hip hop Rhodes piano sounds in the AKAI MPC ONE (Live II & X). Marlo Digs is one of my favorite MPC boom bap producers & his Rhodes piano beats are FIRE! I'll show you how to make sounds with the electric stock plugin, how to make humanize chord progressions, & adding lofi effects too! Special thanks to Musician Paradise for the free Jazz chords. Please leave a comment if you want more stuff like this?

Sub to Marlow Digs here
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCXTqU3m3XZx_rWV_XaPiDcg
his latest video! it's fire!
https://youtu.be/GKy7oz3DFHE

Producer: 
DJ Ave McRee

AKAI MPC LIVE Beatmaking Labyrinth Expansion & CMP Vices Sampling

Labyrinth is a key group expansion for the AKAI MPC Live 2, Live, X, ONE, Studio, & software. I'll preview the sound & do some beat making. Also, I'll preview CMP's "Vices" sample pack & make some heat with it too. AKAI still has a sale on their expansion until the end of December 2021. So hurry up and check it out. Let me know how you feel about these sounds in the comment section.

get it here
https://www.thempcstore.com/mpc-expansion-packs/labyrinth.html

check out my favorite MPC expansions video here
https://youtu.be/ztCN4JQtqHY

Check out CMP's "Vices" sample pack here

Producer: 
DJ Ave McRee

AKAI MPC X zZounds.com Giveaway!! Beatmaking (Live 2, One, Studio)

AKAI & zZounds.com collaborated with Beats By J Black for a beat making contest. They're giving away 3 different MPC's for the holiday 2021! First place wins a MPC Live II, second place wins a MPC ONE, & third place wins a MPC Studio! You can enter here at https://www.zzounds.com/lp/giveaways/88/a--3973043

LEARN HOW TO USE THE MPC LIVE II OR ONE HERE!

*My MPC YouTube Playlist*
MPC ONE Playlist (includes beginners guide)
https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLAtzBvv3WES8w1_OR6xb2xthQkFVSC91s

MPC Live ii Playlist (includes beginners guide)

Producer: 
DJ Ave McRee

AKAI MPC How To Separate Drum Program Tracks Explode(ONE, X, Live ii)2.10

AKAI MPC 2.10 how to separate a drum program with the track explode option. It works on all current generation MPC's (ONE, X, or Live 2). Make sure you check out all my playlist below for more videos!

Drums
Marco Polo & Soul Provider 3 for (best boombap drums period!)
https://mpcsoftware.akaipro.com/#cbp=assets/ajax-meet-the-team/marco-pol...

MSX Audio sample packs and more (affiliate link that supports this channel at no additional cost) use code: SUMMERSALE and get 45% off (until August 30th 2021)
https://transactions.sendowl.com/stores/4638/38318

Producer: 
DJ Ave McRee

AKAI MPC 808 Sound Design Tips(Live ii, X, One Firmware 2.10)

AKAI MPC 808 sound design tips for the Live, Live 2, X, & ONE. You need to update your MPC firmware to version 2.10 (how to install it here https://youtu.be/b9GcixzF3kc ). I'll show you how to make an 808 from scratch using the Drum Synth MPC plugin, auto sample it, & layer it with a kick!

my 808 pack
How 808s Are Bourne (808s and Sublab Presets)
https://djavemcree.net/product/323942

Best VST plugin for 808s
Sublab
use the Code: TraptendoSubLab and get 15% off!
https://futureaudioworkshop.com/ref/10/

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Producer: 
DJ Ave McRee

AKAI MPC - Time Stretching & Warp Sampling Quickly Explained (Live ii, X, ONE)

AKAI MPC ONE time stretching & warping samples quickly explained. This works on all the current generation MPCs! Also, I recommend updating the firmware to version 2.10 or higher. Here's the video about that https://youtu.be/b9GcixzF3kc It's not as streamline like Ableton Live but you can get it done!

Get the new firmware update here
https://www.akaipro.com/

*samples used*
Pure Platinum Expansion (drums and samples)
https://mpcsoftware.akaipro.com/#cbp=assets/ajax-meet-the-team/snipe-you...

How 808s Are Bourne (808s and Sublab Presets)

Producer: 
DJ Ave McRee

AKAI MPC ONE - How To Use Key Detection Explained! Firmware 2.10

AKAI MPC ONE how to use key detection explained by DJ Ave Mcree. You need the lastest 2.10 firmware update (or higher) to access the key detection feature. Here's a video on how to install it https://youtu.be/b9GcixzF3kc

Get the new firmware update here
https://www.akaipro.com/

*samples used*
Pure Platinum Expansion (drums and samples)
https://mpcsoftware.akaipro.com/#cbp=assets/ajax-meet-the-team/snipe-you...

How 808s Are Bourne (808s and Sublab Presets)
https://djavemcree.net/product/323942

I get my samples from here
https://www.msxaudio.com/