Akai

AKAI Professional MPK Mini MKII | 25-Key Portable USB MIDI Keyboard With 8 Backlit Performance-ready Pads, 8-Assignable Q-Link Knobs & A 4-Way Thumbstick
inMusic Europe Limited
£67.00
Akai hit it out of the park with the original MPK series and now they have taken 5 years to make sure the mini mk2 does the samw. With 25 mini-size keys Akai know too well that the modern keyboard whether in the studio or even up on stage rarely needs just a decent keybed. The MPK mini also features 8 RGB-illuminated MPC pads, 8 assignable Q-Link controllers, 4-way thumbstick for dynamic pitch and modulation control and switches as well as an amazing software bundle package that includes Ableton Hybrid 3 by AIR Music Tech, SONiVOX Twist 2.0, and Akai Pro MPC Essentials. The MPK mini is small but has it all.KeysThe MPK mini has 25 mini-size keys that don't take up too much room. Great for coming up with ideas or jamming out simple patterns to gey you started.Knobs and switchesThe MPK mini packs it all and makes enhanced workflow as easy as possible. With 8 assignable Q-Link buttons you are able to step outside the usual parameters of lets say a virtual synth and assign commands like undo, copy, paste etc directly to the MPK controller. 8 assignable knobs so you can choose how you want to interact with your software.Do you want to ride volumes with knobs? Or make a filter sweep? Now the choice is yours. Three banks expand the number of knobs and switches (up to 24 each).MPC PadsThat's right actual MPC pads! 8 RGB-illuminated each with 4 banks for 32 pads. They feel the way MPC pads should and are done the way only AKAI can. There is also built in MPC functionality like Classic MPC Swing, MPC Note Repeat, MPC Full Level, and 16 Levels. Get the real deal ol skool feel with some nice modern touches.ConnectionsThe MPK225 plays well with others and has TS sustain pedal input. The MPK mini is made for the studio as well as the road and only needs USB power so no need for a power adapter
AKAI Professional MPD218 | Ultra-Portable USB Bus-Powered 16-Pad USB/MIDI Pad Controller
inMusic Europe Limited
£73.99
Choose Your Weapon: Building on the success of the original, the feature-packed MPD2 Series gives you amazing creative musical ammo with Thick Fat backlit MPC pads, improved controls and new bundled softwareOK, it was a tall order. We admit it. People loved the original MPDs so much that we didn't want to mess with success.But we did.The MPD2 Series is a product of over six years of detailed customer research and user feedback. We asked what you wanted and we listened closely. We took what you told us and turned it into the most capable and user-friendly line of pad controllers Akai Professional has developed to date.Nitty-GrittyThe MPD218 is a MIDI-over-USB pad controller perfect for producers, programmers, musicians and DJs alike. Its intuitive blend of MPC controls and technologies mesh with easy USB connectivity to bring the feel of classic beat making into the world of computer music production.Experience the DifferenceFirst, we stepped up our game by adding new, ultra sensitive Thick Fat MPC pads, creating an amazingly responsive user experience. The MPD218 also has an expanded control set of six knobs in three banks versus one control on the previous MPD18 model. This will enable you to maximize your sound and give you increased control over effects.MIDI information is sent over its plug-and-play USB interface for use on Mac or PC, eliminating the need to install any drivers. The USB connection powers the MPD218 so the included USB cable is all you need.GoodiesAlong with the improved functionality we've added iOS compatibility using the Camera Connection Kit (sold separately) and included over 400 of free software. Titles include: Akai Pro MPC Essentials, Big Bang Drums and Big Bang Cinema from Sonivox, Ableton Live Lite, and Software Preset Editor.Our MPD2 Series marks an important evolution of the pad controller
AKAI Professional LPK25   25-Key Portable USB MIDI Keyboard Controller for Laptops (Mac and PC)
inMusic Europe Limited
£36.00
USB-MIDI controller works with virtually all audio software 25 velocity-sensitive mini-keyboard keys Arpeggiator, sustain button, octave up and down, and tap tempo controls Plug-and-play USB connection for Mac and PC requires no driver installation Small enough to fit in a backpack or laptop bag Four programmable memory banks Comes with editor software for Mac and PC USB bus powered - no additional power cable needed Delivered with USB cable, software CD
AKAI Professional APC40 MKII USB-Powered Full-Featured Ableton Live Performance MIDI Controller with Software Package
inMusic Europe Limited
£239.00
The APC40 LegacyIn 2009, Akai Professional collaborated with the creators of Ableton Live, a powerful music performance and production software environment, and introduced the original Ableton Performance Controller-APC40. The instrument raised the standards of controller design, revolutionized hardware and software integration, and proved to be an essential performance tool for Ableton Live users everywhere. Building upon this original partnership, Akai Professional now introduces an all-new, reimagined Ableton Live controller-APC40 mkII.You Asked, We ListenedThe new APC40 mkII incorporates five years of user feedback into its design. Almost every aspect of the original APC40 has been deliberated, reworked, and improved to provide extended controller functionality, countless musical capabilities, and a smarter workflow. In addition to its sleek look, veteran APC40 users will immediately notice the enhancements that include an RGB clip-launching grid, reinforced fader design, revised knob lay out, and much more.Get On The GridAPC40 mkII features a 5x8 RGB clip-launching grid that's built for dexterous exploration: launch clips and create or perform your song from the ground up using 40 responsive triggers. RGB lighting provides visual feedback and displays three clip statuses-loaded, playing, and recording-so you can intelligently perform without looking at your computer. You can also color code your clips with the RGB lighting for advanced visual organization, and use the Shift button and directional arrows to manipulate the scope of the 5x8 grid.Total ControlAPC40 mkII comes equipped with an array of assignable faders and knobs: nine reinforced faders and eight channel control knobs are arranged in-line with each channel for an intuitive layout and smarter workflow
AKAI Professional APC Key 25 | Compact USB Bus-Powered 40-Button Clip Launcher for Ableton Live with 25-Note Keyboard and 8 Fully-Assignable Q-Link Controls plus VIP 3 and  Software Package Included
inMusic Europe Limited
£65.00
Akai are known for being innovators and have changed the face of music a few times. So it really is no surprise that they would be the crazy ones to put a 5x8 multicolour clip-launching grid with a mini keyboard. The APC key 25 is the perfect mobile controller for those who love Abletons session view.KeysYou get 25 very playable mini synth action keys. Use the octave buttons to guide your way up and down musical landscapes all while keeping a compact form factor.That grid though...Yeah its pretty special and is really what makes the APC key so unique in a huge mini key market. You get a 5x8 multicolor clip-launching grid made for launching clips or just using as triggers. A unique way to build up songs via Ableton's session view all while still being sat at the keyboard.Knobs and buttonsHonestly the APC Key could stop there but the fact that you get eight control knobs which are completely assignable so you can use them for Volume rides, filter automations or even something simple like pans. Also included are simple transport controls so you can have full control over your session and can put away the mouse while you play.Included SoftwareThe APC Key comes with one of the most jam packed software offerings for any midi controller on the market, you get:Ableton Live Lite The Software of choice for many of todays top producers. From using the game changing session view to build up an arrangement or bang out a live set to using the more traditional one page arrangement view. Ableton Live lite covers the spectrum in modern Digital music creation. Use the infamous Ableton Drum, Instrument, and Effect Racks to take your productions to a new level. Make sure to check out the incredible native studio effects including EQ, compression, reverb, delay, chorus, filter and more or simply use any of your own 3rd party VST and AU instruments and effects
AKAI Professional LPD8 Portable 8 Pad USB MIDI Pad Controller for Laptops (Mac and PC) - Black
inMusic Europe Limited
£34.00
USB-MIDI controller works with virtually all audio software Eight backlit, velocity-sensitive drum pads can send note or program change Eight Q-Link knobs for controlling virtually any parameters in software Plug-and-play USB connection for Mac and PC requires no driver installation Small enough to fit in a backpack or laptop bag Four programmable memory banks Comes with editor software for Mac and PC USB bus powered - no additional power cable needed Delivered with USB cable, software CD
AKAI Professional APC Mini   Compact USB Bus-Powered 64-Button Clip Launcher for Ableton Live
inMusic Europe Limited
£63.00
The APC LegacyIn 2009, Akai Professional collaborated with the creators of Ableton Live, a powerful music performance and production software environment, and introduced the original Ableton Performance Controller-APC40. The instrument raised the standards of controller design, revolutionized hardware and software integration, and proved to be an essential performance tool for Ableton Live users everywhere. Now, after incorporating five years of user feedback into their development, Akai Professional builds upon this original partnership by introducing three new APCs-APC40 mkII, APC Key 25, and APC mini.Big Surprises Come In Small PackagesDexterous, versatile, and powerful, the only thing "mini" about this Ableton controller is the size. APC mini is the most portable all-in-one Ableton controller solution with Akai Pro build quality. Engineered specifically for the mobile musician and the desktop producer, APC mini concentrates the essential features of the APC40 mkII, Akai Pro's flagship Ableton controller, into a compact design that fits in your backpack. The result is a dynamic instrument that empowers you to make music with Ableton Live-anywhere.Get On The GridAPC mini features an expanded 8x8 multicolor clip-launching grid that's built for hands-on exploration: launch clips and create or perform your song from the ground up using 64 responsive triggers. Tri-color lighting provides visual feedback and displays three clip statuses-loaded, playing, and recording-so you can intelligently perform without looking at your computer. Plus, you can use the Shift button and directional arrows to manipulate the scope of the 8x8 grid.Fade In, Fade OutNine channel faders allow you to mix with an all-new reinforced fader design
AKAI Professional MIDIMIX | High-Performance Portable Fully-Assignable USB MIDI Controller and Mixer for Ableton, Logic Pro, Cubase and More DAW
inMusic Europe Limited
£71.00
Total Mixing Performance in a Small Package MIDImix is a portable compact high-performance mixer that has the unique ability to control your Digital Audio Workstation (DAW) with the press of a single button, giving all musicians and producers complete, uncomplicated mastery over mixing and processing of their digital music creations on the go. Until now, you had to build and layer your mixes at the performance site first, then transfer that mix at a later time to your DAW for post-mix processing and manipulation. What a pain. This is not the way youd like to do it, because of the time lag between constructing the initial mix and then not being able to work on it until later in your DAW. This meant you only had a limited ability to create the exact mix you wanted in real time. The On-Site Mixing Problem Solved! Akai Professionals portable MIDImix solves this problem completely. With Akai Professionals famous build quality and cutting-edge engineering, it combines a high-performance mixer with 8 individual line faders and a master fader, 24 control knobs arranged 3 per channel and 1 to 1 mapping with Ableton Live (Ableton Live Lite is included). You can send all the mixers settings to their DAW with a single press of a button, for unprecedented management and precise control over your DAWs functionality. This is greatit means that you can mix and modify/manipulate your projects concurrently in real time, giving you a much wider array of creative options as a result of the far greater creative flexibility afforded by MIDImix. Nothing Else Like it Up until now, there was just no solution for musicians and producers who needed a compact, easily portable way to mix and process their projects on site. But MIDImix is the best solution for portable mixing on the go. MIDImix offers an intuitive, familiar mixer layout, solid connectivity with the most
AKAI Professional MIDIMIX | High-Performance Portable Fully-Assignable USB MIDI Controller and Mixer for Ableton, Logic Pro, Cubase and More DAW
inMusic Europe Limited
£71.00
Total Mixing Performance in a Small Package MIDImix is a portable compact high-performance mixer that has the unique ability to control your Digital Audio Workstation (DAW) with the press of a single button, giving all musicians and producers complete, uncomplicated mastery over mixing and processing of their digital music creations on the go. Until now, you had to build and layer your mixes at the performance site first, then transfer that mix at a later time to your DAW for post-mix processing and manipulation. What a pain. This is not the way youd like to do it, because of the time lag between constructing the initial mix and then not being able to work on it until later in your DAW. This meant you only had a limited ability to create the exact mix you wanted in real time. The On-Site Mixing Problem Solved! Akai Professionals portable MIDImix solves this problem completely. With Akai Professionals famous build quality and cutting-edge engineering, it combines a high-performance mixer with 8 individual line faders and a master fader, 24 control knobs arranged 3 per channel and 1 to 1 mapping with Ableton Live (Ableton Live Lite is included). You can send all the mixers settings to their DAW with a single press of a button, for unprecedented management and precise control over your DAWs functionality. This is greatit means that you can mix and modify/manipulate your projects concurrently in real time, giving you a much wider array of creative options as a result of the far greater creative flexibility afforded by MIDImix. Nothing Else Like it Up until now, there was just no solution for musicians and producers who needed a compact, easily portable way to mix and process their projects on site. But MIDImix is the best solution for portable mixing on the go. MIDImix offers an intuitive, familiar mixer layout, solid connectivity with the most
Akai A60011NB Bluetooth Rechargeable Vinyl Turntable Briefcase Style Featuring Bluetooth Connectivity - Blue
Akai
£35.49
Listen to music the right way with the Akai Rechargeable Retro Turntable. Presented in a stylish faux leather case, this Retro Turntable will look great in any room in the house. Delivering professional sound quality, this vinyl player boasts two integrated 5W PMPO stereo speakers. With a wide range of settings, this Turntable allows you to choose from 33, 45 and 78 RPM speed options. Not only does this Turntable play vinyl records, but also allows you to connect via Bluetooth from most Bluetooth enabled devices, so you can play your favourite tunes straight from your smartphone or tablet. Switch between vinyl and Bluetooth easily at a touch of a button! The lithium, rechargeable battery provides 3 hours of playtime, from just one single charge. • Faux leather case • 2 built-in 5W PMPO stereo speakers • 33, 45 and 78 RPM speed settings • Bluetooth connectivity • Rechargeable lithium-ion battery • 3 hours run time from 1 single charge • Portable - wireless • Easily switch between vinyl and Bluetooth • AUX/RCA output • 3 year guarantee • Approx. dimensions (mm) H 170 W 400
Akai A60011NR Bluetooth Rechargeable Vinyl Turntable Briefcase Style Featuring Bluetooth Connectivity - Red
Akai
£37.95
Re-live the glory days of music with the Akai Rechargeable Turntable and Case, featuring a stylish faux leather case, the Turntable offers professional sound quality thanks to two 5W PMPO built-in stereo speakers, while a range of settings lets you select from 33/45/78 RPM speed options. Bluetooth connectivity, allows you to connect to any Bluetooth enabled device to stream your favourite music from your smart phone, tablet or mp3 player, wirelessly at the touch of a button. The rechargeable lithium ion battery provides 3 hours run time from a single charge and offers portability without wires allowing you to take your music wherever you go.
Alesis V49 49-Key USB MIDI Keyboard Controller with 8 Backlit Pads, 4 Assignable Knobs and Buttons Plus Production Software Included
inMusic Europe Limited
£87.50
The Alesis V49 is a powerful, intuitive MIDI controller that lets you take command of your music software with a series of pads, knobs, and buttons. With 49 full-size velocity-sensitive keys and Octave Up/Down buttons, you can expand the keyboard to the full melodic range and play bass lines, chords, and melodies. V49 also features four assignable knobs and buttons for manipulating effect plugins and virtual instruments: open and close filters, adjust volume levels, activate effects, tweak parameters, and more. Eight velocity-sensitive backlit pads allow you to launch clips or finger drum with exceptional response, and pitch and modulation wheels expand the expressive capabilities of your performing. V49 was designed to seamlessly and effortlessly integrate with your music software. A single USB connection to your Mac or PC provides both power and MIDI functionality, allowing you to plug right into your computer and start making music. All the knobs, buttons, and pads illuminate to provide real-time visual feedback and are laid out for an intuitive workflow. Plus, V49's slim design makes it easy to implement this powerful MIDI controller into any sized studio. V49 is bundled with Ableton Live Lite 9 and Xpand!2 by AIR Music Tech, two dynamic pieces of software that enable you to record, produce, and perform with your computer. Ableton Live Lite 9 is a fluid audio/MIDI environment that enables you to spontaneously record, remix, improvise, and edit musical ideas on the fly. Xpand!2 is an advanced virtual instrument that comes with a collection of premium sounds, ranging from acoustic instruments to futuristic synthesizers. Together, these powerful music platforms allow you to create or perform music with V49 right out of the box.
AKAI Professional AMX | Ultra-Portable USB Powered DVS-Enabled 2-Deck Mix Controller Including Serato DJ
inMusic Europe Limited
£177.00
Hands On ControlPut hands-on control at the center of your Serato DJ setup with AMX, a versatile 2-channel mixing surface from Akai Professional. A powerful controller for any performer, AMX controls 2 decks of Serato DJ with an intuitive array of faders, touch-activated knobs, and buttons. Featuring a curve-adjustable mini innoFADERTM crossfader, dedicated line faders, and control signal inputs, AMX can interface Serato DJ with turntables using Serato NoiseMapTM (DVS) or HID players over a single USB cable. Built-in headphone and master outputs integrate into any booth or tabletop setup, bringing the trusted Akai Professional hardware experience to stages and studios all over the world. Read on to see what it can bring to your next live performance using Serato DJ.Full-version Serato DJ IncludedSerato DJ is a robust program for digital DJ'ing. AMX comes with the full-version, letting you take advantage of precise, powerful audio manipulation in real-time. Already have Serato DJ? AMX unlocks it, providing both a control surface and audio interface to build around or have as an extra controller option. Utilizing Akai Pro's expertise in hardware innovation and sound manipulation mastery, the line between the physical and digital DJ world is extinct.Ready for NoiseMapTMAMX features two sets of audio inputs, selectable as Line or Phono, to accept signals from Serato timecode vinyl, also known as Serato NoiseMapTM. This Digital Vinyl System (DVS) lets you DJ with your digital music collection, while maintaining the feel and action of a turntable+vinyl setup. AMX accepts the Serato NoiseMap signal from your turntables and instantly sends it Serato DJ over a USB connection. Until now, similar systems were complex and cost-prohibitive. AMX is a rock-solid, affordable interface that fuses the best of analog feel with the best of digital music access
Nektar Impact GX61 USB MIDI Controller Keyboard with DAW Integration
Nektar
£80.95
Impact GX61 Controller KeyboardNektar products are synonymous with DAW integration and the Impact GX61 is no exception.Compact. Powerful. Control.The compact design is comfortable in front of a computer and delivers powerful functionality not even found on more comprehensive controllers. When inspiration strikes, the Impact GX 61 delivers the control needed to capture ideas while they are fresh. The Impact GX61 is a dynamic and expressive instrument, tailored to composition and performance with your computer music system. The no-fuss interface is a great entry into the world of Nektar controllers. Featuring a 61-note (5 octave) keyboard, pitch-bend wheel, modulation wheel and foot switch socket. Two multi-colored octave buttons enable shifting the keyboard range up or down -3/+4 octaves with the LED colors changing to show the exact status, Impact GX are well equipped to deliver a great workflow. Dedicated transpose buttons allow you to shift the keyboard range up to +/- 12 semi tones. The buttons can quickly be re-purposed to change the Global MIDI Channel or send Program messages. Additionally an assignable potentiometer provides control over any MIDI parameter, by default controls mixer volume. Nektar DAW Integration for many of the most commonly used DAWs makes it easy to get going, and a pleasure to use. With Impact GX49 your controller keyboard is part of your system, giving you the creative freedom to compose, perform and play, without having to reach for your mouse constantly.Transport - Extended!Eight buttons intended for DAW control, are at the center of the Impact GX. Essential tasks like transport activation or navigating tracks are highly repetitive and reaching for the mouse every time, can kill any seed of inspiration
AKAI Professional MPX16   Portable Finger Drumming Sample Pad Controller with 16 Performance-Ready Pads and On-Board SD Card Slot
inMusic Europe Limited
£153.00
Sample simplicityMPX16 is an advanced sample player with sixteen backlit velocity- and pressure-sensitive pads. With it, musicians, producers and performers can trigger sound samples stored on standard SD or SDHC cards. Insert the SD card, assign its contents to any of the MPX16's pads, and go. At home in the studio as part of a producer's rig or on stage as a solution for triggering critical sounds, MPX16 is a compact sampling powerhouse.In and OutWhile the hyper-responsive trigger pads and backlit display make tapping into your sample library a simple task, the integrated audio inputs empower you to add to it. Two ¼-inch (6.3mm) jacks let you connect your studio gear or other sound sources to the MPX16 for sample capture. Onboard editing tools provide sample trimming and pad assignment for immediate synergy into a production or performance. Use the headphone jack to monitor your captures, or send the audio to a mixer, monitors, a recording interface, etc using the ¼-inch main outs. A built-in mic provides immediate sample capture for those times when inspiration strikes; a dedicated Record Gain knob ensures you get it right.USB & MIDIMPX16's flexibility goes beyond pad-triggered audio playback and capture. The full-size rear-panel USB port lets you drag & drop samples from your computer and even use the MPX16 as an SD card reader/writer. The USB connection also provides a pipeline for MIDI data, enabling sample triggering from your DAW or computer-based sequencer. A 5-pin MIDI input means SD samples may be triggered from any MIDI-enabled gear such as keyboards, pad controllers, synths and electronic drums. A 5-pin MIDI output lets the MPX16 function as a dynamic pad controller. Layering wide-ranging sound sources during live and studio performance just got easier