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Old 5th February 2018
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Originally Posted by AuldLangSine View Post
Akai MPCs can't do step sequencing? Huh? There aren't several MPCs in the top ten? Huh?
With the older ones they have step entry of events but aren’t step sequencers.
Typical workflow is playing stuff in from pads or keyboard.
With a step sequencer typical workflow is switching on/off gates with a row of buttons and setting pitch,etc with knobs or sliders.
I wouldn’t call the MPC a step sequencer even though it has step entry, Just like I wouldn't call Logic or Cubase step sequencers just because they have some step sequencing features They are the furthest thing from peoples minds when they ask for a step sequencer.

Last edited by Acid Mitch; 6th February 2018 at 10:45 PM..