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By fuzuku Sat Jul 19, 2014 3:08 pm
Pete Rock on the MPC.

Dates back from maybe the 90s, but theres a solid talk about different MPCs and why he isn't thinking about upgrading (he used his for a long time) and some really cool snippets of complete songs he made in his MPC while solo tracking em.

He talks a little (very basic) on how he composes within the MPC.

Really cool video.

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AND Pete Rock and Dj Premier on a talkabout everything MPC, including the new models, dated 2012, from the AKAI minute series.
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By richie Thu Jun 25, 2015 5:42 am
^ Jon Phonics has been dope for a long time. Funny that he chopped the same loop that I used years ago as a young lad.
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By padlock Thu May 19, 2016 3:13 pm
botbrian wrote:French producer Onra playing 2 MPC1000s for about and hour or something
Boiler room - Red Bull Music Academy

This is off the chain! only 10 minutes in and now i wanna flip something.
cheers! ;)
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By Lampdog Thu May 19, 2016 3:17 pm
PADLOCK!?!, Welcome back man. I was JUST listening to one of your beats in my car this morning.
From LONG time ago with the fast piano in it.
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By Fanu Thu Jul 21, 2016 11:00 pm
producedbyriff wrote:Wow, inspiring thread. Nice selection! Thanks!

I also produce with my Akai MPC 2000 and publish videos on my channel regularly.

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Det var toppen! Like that ****. Hello from Helsinki :)

BTW, I know this kind of off-topic, and I dont mean this in any negative way, really, but IMHO people who do dope **** like you do probably don't benefit from calling it "Kanye type beat" – in my 2c opinion, you're downplaying your own worth a little bit by doing that. I know that may be good for some views and popularity, but still – rock that "Riff type beat" all proud :)