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Akai Pro MPC Touch - Setup With FL Studio

Created: 11/23/2015 | Modified: 06/28/2017

In this video I walk through setting up the MPC Touch with FL Studio so you can access the MPC Software plugin and control FL Studio's transport via the MPC Touch hardware and MMC.

Why the Needle (Cartridge) Matters So Much in a Turntable

Created: 01/10/2017 | Modified: 06/27/2017

There is an undeniable attraction to playing records. Real music and equipment enthusiasts—so-called “audiophiles”—swear that nothing sounds as good, as realistic, as “organic” if you will, as a great record. Audiophiles tend to like the sound

Akai EIE - Setup in Logic Pro

Created: 09/24/2013 | Modified: 07/06/2017

The Akai EIE is a high quality audio recording interface that works seamlessly with Apple's Logic Pro software. This guide walks through configuring the EIE with Logic and adding tracks to record.

Akai MPC Renaissance - Routing MIDI to a Track in Presonus Studio One

Created: 09/26/2013 | Modified: 06/27/2017

The MPC Renaissance can be used in many different ways and with the Digital Audio Workstation of your choosing. This guide covers how to route MIDI messages from the MPC Renaissance hardware to a Studio One Instrument track.

Akai EIE and EIE Pro - Setup with Presonus Studio One

Created: 09/24/2013 | Modified: 07/06/2017

Containing 4 routable inputs and outputs, the EIE Pro expands on the stereo inputs and outputs normally found on computer sound cards, and external audio interfaces. This guide covers setting up all inputs and outputs for use in Presonus Studio One.

Akai Pro MIDIMix - Frequently Asked Questions

Created: 08/05/2015 | Modified: 06/28/2017

Up until now, there was just no solution for musicians and producers who needed a compact, easily portable way to mix and process their projects on site. But MIDImix is the best solution for portable mixing on the go. MIDImix offers an intuitive, familia

Akai Pro MPC Renaissance - Creating Custom Samples

Created: 05/02/2014 | Modified: 06/28/2017

Have a synth or external sound module you would like to sample? With the MPC Renaissance/MPC Software it has never been easier. You can even quantize the sample with legendary MPC swing! The following article will show you how to record a MIDI track, se

My EWI5000 or EWI4000S is not playing in tune, is detuned, or transposed. What should I do?

Created: 04/22/2015 | Modified: 07/06/2017

In this article, we have put together some suggestions on troubleshooting unexpected transposition and detuning with the EWI5000 or EWI4000S.

Akai MPC 500/2500/5000 Velocity Curve Explained

Created: 09/24/2013 | Modified: 08/17/2017

Some people can hit it right and some people just can't. For those of us with lighter touches or for those of us who are just plain heavy-handed, the MPC 500/2500/5000 allows the user to adjust the velocity curve of the assigned sound to better suit a pa

OS X 10.11 El Capitan Support for Akai Pro Products

Created: 09/29/2015 | Modified: 06/27/2017

Apple has scheduled the release of Mac OS X 10.11 for September 30, 2015. In an effort to keep you updated on the compatibility of your Akai Pro product(s), stay tuned to this article for the latest news about OS X 10.11 El Capitan Support.