Sampling Vinyl With Akai MPC2000
In this video on behalf of factmag.com, we watch producer Jaisu use the iconic Akai MPC2000 to sample a track. Undoubtedly a detail-oriented process, it’s interesting to observe his techniques and approaches to crafting a beat.
Something special about sampling is that it allows music to be recycled, providing a transformative process for artists to express their individual style. Regardless of genre, a piece of music can be used in an infinite amount of ways, evident by the remixes and mashups we are so familiar with.