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Tue, July 08, 2014

Cumberland, RI, USA – July 8, 2014. Akai Professional (, innovator of audio
sampling technology for music production and performance, announces the availability of the
iMPC Pro app for iPad. Featuring 64 tracks of intuitive music production capability, iMPC Pro is
the most powerful way to create music on the iPad.

Developed in concert with Retronyms, a leading iOS app developer, iMPC Pro fuses the
acclaimed workflow of a hardware MPC (Music Production Center) with cutting edge tools for
composing, editing and mixing music. Extending the beat-production prowess of the original
iMPC app, the all-new iMPC Pro app includes over 30 in-demand features to empower the
creative process from conceptualization to finishing touch.


  • Compose, edit and mix professional-grade audio productions on your iPad
  • 64 tracks of multi-track music creation, mixing and automation
  • All-new multi-touch interface for the editing, slicing and auditioning of samples
  • Inter-App Audio support provides flexible sampling, effects and audio routing
  • Sample from your iTunes library, Inter-App Audio, the iPad mic and more
  • Timeline View provides powerful gesture control of sequences and events
  • Intuitive Precision Knobs and Faders deliver exacting command of mix controls
  • Flux Mode for real-time or automated manipulation of tracks
  • Classic MPC Swing, Note Repeat, 16 Levels and pad workflow
  • Extensive sound library featuring 1,400+ samples from Richard Devine
  • Works seamlessly with MPC Element pad controller via iPad Camera Connection kit
  • 3D-performance mode for tweaking effects, Note Repeat and more
  • Directly upload your tracks to SoundCloud, Twitter, your computer and more
  • All-new effects suite including Turbo Duck side-chain compressor and Boom Room reverb


“iMPC Pro pushes the boundaries of portable music production for the creative set,” notes Akai
Professional Product Manager Dan Gill. “The reliability and processing speed of the iPad are a
great foundation for crafting tracks on-the-go. When fused with the bleeding-edge workflow and
innovative audio features of iMPC Pro, you uncage new ideas never before imagined.”

iMPC Pro is available for download on the App Store at a special, limited-time introductory price
of $12.99 USD, with a regular price of $19.99 USD. For more information, visit:


About Akai Professional
The world’s most influential manufacturer of music production gear, Akai Professional ( develops
creative technologies to empower music makers with tools that are unmatched in expressive capability. Akai
Professional is best known for creating the legendary MPC, an instrument that has inspired generations of producers
and performers and spawned entirely new genres of music. Akai Professional is a part of the inMusic family

About Retronyms
Retronyms is a software studio focused on enabling creative expression. Retronyms strives to make fun and powerful
products that allow people to create, collaborate, and engage through digital media. Retronyms has been creating
top-selling audio and music creation apps for iOS since 2008.