In my upcoming Cycling '74 newsletter article, I bemoan the fact that Akai wouldn't let me in their booth to check out the MPC Live and MPC X. Bummer. That's the kind of crap that I'd...
SoundsAndGear.com and JK Swopes have done the best job of cornering Akai (via Andy Mac) and getting some real world questions answered. They did some videos in the noisy Akai booth area; the result is some useful information for those of us that are waiting (patiently) for the hardware release.
Here are the links to the videos in a row - an order that YouTube doesn't want to seem to provide!
Frankly, I'm looking forward to the MPC Live showing up, even though I feel a little yucky supporting the company at the moment...