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Beat Butcha Rhythm Roulette

After blindly sifting through tons of records, Beat Butcha emerged with “Midnight Energy” by Mantus — which “looks like it’s going to be some sort of disco shit...

Synth 101

It doesn't matter if you just bought your first hardware synth or you're dabbling in soft synths like Native Instruments Massive or Xfer Serum. A general unders...

Nomad Guitar

Meet Nomad - a digital musical instrument designed by Orit Dolev. She found inspiration to design her own minimalist digital instrument after a trip with her gu...

Rhythm Roulette: Tuxedo

Jake One and Mayer Hawthorne form like Voltron to become production duo Tuxedo, the latest contestants on MASS APPEAL's Rhythm Roulette. The pair stopped by Goo...

Beats on Road #9 (FloFilz)

If you haven't heard of German beatmaker FloFilz, then you're in for a treat! Ctach his latest live set recorded on the subway out of all places...https://y...

Buda & Grandz on Rhythm Roulette

For this episode of Rhythm Roulette, Mass Appeal caught up with Buda and Grandz. In this week’s edition of Rhythm Roulette we take it to the Bronx with Buda and...

Robot Orchestra – Raw and Uncut

Dope series of live videos by german beat maker Robot Orchestra showing off his live skills on the Roland SP-404 and SP-555!https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=...

Thelonious Martin on Rhythm Roulette

In this week’s edition of Rhythm Roulette we met up with Thelonious Martin at A1 Records on Manhattan’s Lower East Side. Hot off the heels of last week’s releas...
reFX Nexus 2 VST Sound Demo

reFX Nexus 2 VST Sound Demo

This is a basic demonstration going over some of the presets and sounds within the Nexus 2 VST plugin released by reFX.Melodies were generated in FL Studio ...
STUTS in Deep Concentration on the MPC

STUTS in Deep Concentration on the MPC

This video was created and sent to us by STUTS out of Japan. Great showcase of skill and sample choices on the MPC 1000 for 9 minutes, take a listen when you ge...