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Elektron Digitakt Hip Hop Beatmaking & First Impressions!

Making beats on the Elektron Digitakt and weighing in if this worth your time or not.

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This MPC Expansion is Soulful AF! Neo Sunset Beat Making

I'm checking out AKAI's new MPC expansion called "Neo Sunset". Which fills the void of the late 90s hip hop/boombap sound (ex. J.Dilla's hip hop neo soul style). So, let's make a beat & explore some of the sounds! Let me know what you think?

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SmplTrek Drum Sampler Update! Sample Editor & Looper Demo

Here's an update on Sonicware's SmplTrek sampling & looper capabilities. I'm reacting to 3 video of it in action. The early bird kickstarter is ending soon. So you better hurry up and get it while it's at a low price (I bought mine for $300). Release date is set for September 2022! What do you think about this?

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Elektron Syntakt! How To Make Your First Beat

How to make your first beat using the Elektron Syntakt! This beginners guide will have you up and running quickly. This shows the simple & basic workflow of the Syntakt in action! I'll show you how to get started and some sound designing tips. The workflow is pretty easy. Yet it has the ability to do some complex things that I'll display in future videos. Let me know what you'd like to see next in the comments.

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Sweetwater link: https://imp.i114863.net/QOvVGz
zZounds link: https://www.zzounds.com/item--ELKSYNTAKT?siid=318234/a--3973043

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This Mpc Expansion isn't Made by AKAI, and it's Fire!!!

Masada's Cycle Kit 5 is a AKAI MPC Expansion that utilizes the "round robin" feature. These drums are extremely good for hip hop (lofi or boom bap). I'll show you how to install 3rd party MPC expansions, make a beat, and preview the sounds. Let me know how you feel in the comments

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"Elektron Syntakt is Basic AF!!"

Elektron Syntakt is a basic drum machine with some interesting twist & turns! This drum computer has 12 tracks (8 digital & 4 analog). The simple workflow is what I'm attracted too (especially for jamming). Not much menu diving outside of the sound browser, options, & project saving (saving projects are weirdly satisfying). Unlike my favorite groove box (the MPC ONE & Live 2) the learning curves very low but sound design options keeps things interesting. The sequencers is "not bad". I tried to give people a variety of styles (Minus trap!!..... Yeah, I forgot about that genre).

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"The Ultimate MIDI Controller for FL Studio"

Novation FL Key 37 is the ultimate MIDI controller for FL Studio users! Yes, it's the best MIDI controller that has an AKAI MPC like workflow! My biggest gripe about FL Studio was the annoying amount of mouse clicking. I say that as real FL Studio fan (As I have used FL Studio back when it was called "Fruity Loops"! Yes, I hated that name too! However, Novation created this amazing MIDI controller called the "FLKey 37". It seem like everyone agrees too because it's not easy to find in stores (I'm aware of the music gear shortage sponsor by "the rona"). Glad to see they got this right.

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FL Key Mini Boom Bap Beat Making Review

Novation's FL Key Mini MK3 is a midi controller dedicated for FL Studio beat makers or music producers. I buy one to see if it could live up to the "hype". However, it seems to be decent at best! Novation does a great job of intergrading workflow & functionality. The FL Key mini is fairly low in price & portable. I'll walk you thru the basic setup & make a boom bap style beat. Let me know how you feel in the comments.

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zZounds link: https://www.zzounds.com/item--NOVFLKEYMINI?siid=317073/a--3973043

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Sonicware Bass & Beats MPC ONE Beat Making

Making beats on the Sonicware Bass&Beats & AKAI MPC ONE & answering question live!

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Anybody can be a Mastering Engineer with AI

Mastering music with artificial intelligence is a controversial topic! Many people believe that a computer isn't good enough to do certain task. If I was a betting man. . We use artificial intelligence to answer our phone, facial recognition, look up information, write books, and in a not so distant future. Driving autonomously will be perfected. However, the music community believes neural networking can't master a song? I don't think people know or understand how much artificial intelligence has shaped their rational & subconscious mind (see the Netflix docu called "Cambridge Analytica")

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