MPC One: Standalone, $699, and what the MPC Touch should have been?

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Has there ever been a totally standalone MPC that’s been priced under $1,000? The MPC Touch that was released five years ago seemed like it was going to be the winner – but it still required a computer. With this new MPC One, Akai hopes to create a no-computer-needed piece of hardware that wins over […]

MPC One: Standalone, $699, and what the MPC Touch should have been?

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Has there ever been a totally standalone MPC that’s been priced under $1,000? The MPC Touch that was released five years ago seemed like it was going to be the winner – but it still required a computer. With this new MPC One, Akai hopes to create a no-computer-needed piece of hardware that wins over […]

Leaked Akai APC Live images: Is this thing for real?

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Slightly dodgy-looking images have appeared on the internet of what appears to be a mash-up between the Akai MPC Live sampler and APC controller. It even appears to have a name: APC Live. Akai APC Live The photos look like they were taken on a top-secret spy mission with a kids camera and stitched together in […]