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Free Virtual Drum Kit DrumMic’a! Review (Video)

Sennheiser DrumMic'a! - Full View in Kontakt 5

Content Introduction To DrumMic’a! Free Virtual Drum Kit The GUI Of DrumMic’a! The DrumMic’a! Factory Presets DrumMic’a!’s Mixer Velocity Curve Selection Midi Mapping Snare Bleed & Channel Output Conclusion Introduction To DrumMic’a! Free Virtual Drum Kit It happens only seldomly that a company produces a high-quality software application and gives it away for free. This,…
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Addictive Drums 2 Review

Addictive Drums 2 - Kit Main View (Studio Rock AdPak)

Contents Addictive Drums 2 Introduction Sound Quality Ease Of Use / Workflow Standardization Of MIDI Mappings MIDI Learn Functionality Kit Piece Exchangability Preset Load Time Expandability Mixer Features / Sound Tweakability Visual Appearance Of The Included Drum Kits Number Of Included Presets / Preset Management Pricing Conclusion Addictive Drums 2 Introduction Addictive Drums has been my…
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EZdrummer 2 Review (Video)

EZdrummer 2 - main interface view

Contents Introduction To EZdrummer 2 EZdrummer 2 For Finger Drumming The EZdrummer 2 Interface The EZdrummer 2 EZX Expansions Changing Kit Pieces In EZdrummer 2 MIDI Mapping The EZdrummer 2 Mixer Conclusion Introduction to EZdrummer 2 In May 2014, “EZdrummer 2” was announced in a wildly different way than any music production software product had…
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AKAI MPD232 Test and Review (Video)

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Content Introduction The Pads The Controllers The Step Sequencer On-Device Editing The Editor Software The Software Package Expandability Conclusion Introduction The AKAI MPD232 is the biggest pad controller of the new MPD2 series which has just been launched by AKAI Professional. I was curious to see how these new MPD2 pad controllers perform and got…
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M-Audio Trigger Finger Pro Test And Review (Video)

m-audio trigger finger pro

Content Trigger Finger Pro: An introduction What Exactly Is The Trigger Finger Pro? Its Use For Finger Drumming: The Pad Section The Trigger Finger Pro Software Editor: Ehm… Which Editor? “AIR Drums” Is Great For EDM Conclusion Trigger Finger Pro: An introduction Testing M-Audio’s “Trigger Finger Pro” is special for me. Why? Because its predecessor,…
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AKAI MPD226 Test and Review (Video)

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Content Introduction The Pad Section The Control Aection The Software Package The Editor Software On-Board Editing Expandability Conclusion Introduction The AKAI MPD226 is the mid-size pad controller of AKAI’s new pad controller series MPD2. It has little in common with its predecessor, the MPD 26 and that’s good. AKAI have done a great job with…
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FL-Studio 12.1 offers new “HQ Drum Kits” for FPC for free (Video)

fl studio fpc

Introduction to FL-Studio’s “HQ Drum Kits” Image-Line has just released the 12.1 update of its flagship DAW FL-Studio. As usual, FL-Studio updates come for free due to the company’s awesome commitment of providing lifetime free updates. Whoever believes that this relates only to the software backend itself is wrong: with each and every update, the…
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Mac Version & 1st Anniversary

It’s done! The XpressPads Finger Drumming eCourses are now available for Mac OS 10.8 and above. Moreover, we are getting closer to our first anniversary. On 31st of August 2014 XpressPads.com went online. A lot has happened since then. In the next couple of days we will use our YouTube channel to share some interesting…
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Bill Miller about the arrival of the XpressPads for Mac eCourses

I am delighted to see talent scout Bill Miller‘s feedback on the arrival of the XpressPads for Mac Complete Program! Bill is the owner of Canadian radio promotion company Sharp9Music which works with and for musicians, record labels, managers and publishers.



XpressPads’ MPD218 video re-published on AKAI Professional’s Facebook page

Happy to see that XpressPads’ “Quick & Dirty Review” of the MPD218 was picked up and re-published by the Akai Professional Facebook team. Thanks for that!!