For anyone interested who lives in Cali/The Bay Area, I am doing a beat battle/fundraiser for my non-profit Today's Future Sound (we teach kids how to make beats in public schools and community settings) Fri Aug 31st at Club Six (21+). Also B.Durazzo (Oakland/SF Bay Area) x Fresh Kils (Toronto) will be doing a live 3 x MPC beat set. This will be my 7th year in a row of putting on live beat battles. Info etc. as follows, flier forthcoming: fundraiser for our Non Profit Today's Future Sound that teaches kids beat making/music production, here are two workshops we have done: August 31st Beat Battle/Fundraiser/Live Beats: https://www.facebook.com/events/398387713553103/ BDurazzo demo 2 x MPC Demo (NO LOOPS OR SEQUENCES): B.DURAZZO Live Beats on TWO AKAI MPCs @ ONCE - YouTube Fresh Kils MPC Transformers routine: Fresh Kils - Transformers Routine - YouTube philthybeats.com has all my contact info on it...still slots open!