Funky Finger Drummer
September 11, 2011 7:19 AM Subscribe
The Akai MPC
posted by p3t3 (26 comments total)
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family of instruments combine drum machine, sampler, and sequencer. They've dominated hip hop production
for the past couple decades, inspired newer bigger grid based
), and have also allowed the finger drummers
of the world to take their craft to the next level
MPC finger drummers need the rhythm and control of a normal drummer, but since they can also trigger loops and samples in addition to drum sounds, the result is like something between drumming and DJing.
A few of the top button mashing finger drummers: Jeremy Ellis
, Jel of Anticon
, Fresh Kils
Jeremy Ellis also uploads video tutorials
so you can go crazy on your own MPC.