Apple’s announcement of moving the Mac from Intel to ARM is no surprise. But here are the details most relevant to your tools – and why we’re in a new era on both the PC and the Mac. The post The Mac will now have the same chip architecture as an iPad, so what does … Continue reading The Mac will now have the same chip architecture as an iPad, so what does that mean for us?
Eventide’s classic Crystals effect is now a plugin. The Crystals plugin by Eventide combines twin reverse pitch shifters with reverse delays and reverb. This iconic H3000 Harmonizer effect can be used to create out-of-this-world climbing and cascading pitched delays or unique sounding reverbs. It features two reverse granular delays that Read more… The post New … Continue reading New Gear Alert: Crystals by Eventide, Focusrite Adds iPad Support, Waves + Mix With The Masters Partnership, & More
Metagrid lets you use your iPad to streamline your workflow by turning it into a custom toolkit of application shortcuts, for applications like Logic Pro X, Cubase, Digital Performer, Studio One, Ableton Live, Reaper and Dorico.… Read More Metagrid iPad Controller Adds Deep Integration With Ableton Live, Dorico & More
Sure, theoretically you should memorize a bunch of keyboard shortcuts and painstakingly map macros for tools you use every day. Or you could use Metagrid instead. The post Metagrid 1.5 gives your iPad shortcuts for everything – DAW, notation, Ableton Live appeared first on CDM Create Digital Music.
Arturia has made iSpark for iPad, a software drum machine, available now as a free download. iSpark lets you build custom sounds – using samples, synthesis and physical modeling – and then create custom drum patterns on the fly. Features: Multiple sound engines: TAE analog synthesis, physical modeling, and multi-layered samples 640 Instruments / 40… … Continue reading Arturia iSpark For iPad Now A Free Download
Samplr, one of the best music-making apps on iOS, is getting its first update since 2014. And how about that timing. If you asked someone to say “what’s the best live sound manipulation tool” for iOS, the two answers you’d like get first would be Borderlands Granular (for granular sounds) and Samplr (for loop manipulation). … Continue reading Samplr, the genius sampling app for iPad, is also getting a long-awaited update
Nembrini Audio has released Crunk, a guitar amp effect, and a series of Analog Rack effects as free downloads for iOS.… Read More Free App Lets Your iPad Get Crunk
Borderlands was already a breakthrough – an instrument that lets you explore all the timbral frontiers of granular synthesis. “2.1” sounds small, but it brings major improvements and feature requests. First, if you’d missed granular synthesis, the idea is to create rich new evolving textures and timbres by piecing together sounds from smaller bits – … Continue reading One of the best granular apps just got a huge update – Borderlands 2.1 for iPad
The app features a four-channel drum machine, plus bass and lead synth voices. It supports Audiobus, Ableton Link, MIDI, background audio and AU to integrate into mobile music making workflows.… Read More Playset Turns Your iPad Into A Drum & Synth Groovebox
Steinberg has released Cubasis 3, a major new release for the iOS DAW that adds Universal App support, enhanced mixing capabilities, an updated UI, new instruments, workflow improvements and more.… Read More Cubasis 3 Mobile DAW Now Available For iPhone, iPad