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M.I.P.A. Winners Announced

Each year, at the Musikmesse trade fair in Frankfurt, Germany, the world's journalists get together and present awards to the best products in a wide range of categories — the Musikmesse International Press... Read more »

NAMM News: Akai Professional MAX 25 and MAX 49

The Akai Professional MAX25 and MAX49 USB keyboard controllers feature semi-weighted keyboards with aftertouch, MPC-style trigger pads with note repeat and swing, a built-in arpeggiator, a built-in step sequencer... Read more »

Winter NAMM 2013: Akai Professional MAX Keyboard Controllers

Akai's MAX49  and MAX25 USB MIDI controllers break new ground by giving you unprecedented control over any processor or sound module - MIDI gear, software instruments, or even analog synthesizers with CV and Gate... Read more »


The brand new MAX49 controller keyboard from Akai Professional is now in stock! The MAX49 includes, of course, 49 velocity-sensitive semi-weighted keys with aftertouch, but it also has comprehensive control... Read more »

A Futuristic Controller for Old-school Synths

From virtual instruments and DAWs to analog synths so old that they predate MIDI, no matter what you want to control, Akai Professional’s MAX49 keyboard makes it easy. With MIDI, CV, Mackie Control, HUI, and more... Read more »

Akai Pro MAX49: CV Out to Effects Pedals

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oNFGEMEq6-o Sweetwater's Daniel Fisher demos a prototype of the new Akai Pro MAX49 USB/MIDI/CV Keyboard Controller with a quick walkthrough of its parameters and features, and then... Read more »

50 For Free

For a limited time, Alesis and Akai are offering $50 credit toward free SONiVOX virtual instruments with the purchase of a keyboard controller. Qualifying instruments include: MPK25 MPK49 MPK61 MPK88 MAX 49 Q25 QX25... Read more »

MIPA 2012

At a ceremony held on March 22, the 13th annual MIPAs (Musikmesse International Press Award) were presented to the industry. For the MIPAs, journalists from more than 100 magazines vote for the best music and pro... Read more »