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International Finger Drumming Jam

Touek, Yiv, and Andreas - Finger Drumming Jam at XpressPads

 Saturday last week, Touek and I met Yiv Gaundumbaff at Sample Music Festival 2018 in Berlin. Yiv is a finger drummer and beat maker from Mexico. As Touek, he was one of the participants of the finger drumming competition. Prior to the competition we got into talking and exchanged contacts. A few days later,…
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Travis Rodgers: The XpressPads finger drumming method is really unique.

Hi Andreas, [XpressPads] truly is a unique method compared to the typical “monotonous” finger drumming and creates the ability to get a live drum feel with the pads. Though i’m just starting with this two hand method, it looks to be a real treat (and challenge). Maybe I’ll get up to your level one day, HA!…
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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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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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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!!



AKAI MPD218 Test and Review (Video)

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Content What’s The AKAI MPD218? The Pad Section Of The AKAI MPD218 Additional (FREE) Software The MPD218 Software Editor Conclusion What’s the AKAI MPD218? The AKAI MPD218 is the brand new entry-level Pad Controller by AKAI Professional. It’s the smallest pad controller of the MPD2-series which consists of three pad controllers. It also has the…
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The Best Drum Machines For Finger Drumming (Video)

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Contents Choosing The Best Drum Machines For Finger Drumming Pad Sensitivity Drum Machine Hit Detection Accuracy Placement Of Knobs And Sliders On The Drum Machine Surface Drum Machine Sizes And Weights Your Budget & Your Needs What Is The Best Drum Machine For Finger Drumming? Choosing the best drum machines for finger drumming When beginning…
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