The History of the MPC

An MPC, or Midi Production Center, was THE tool for hip hop artists in the studio in the 1980s. It fell out of fashion for a while, but now, it’s back. The MPC has moved from the studio to the stage and all kinds of performers, from rockers to rappers to classicly trained musicians, are utilizing its beat making abilities. One MC will take us through the MPC transformation, as we see, hear and talk to different kind of musicians, and even non-musicians, who are making this technology the oldest newest trend in music making.