iMusicAlbum has released Master FX – a multipurpose effect processor for iPad.
Master FX is intended for real-time processing of sound from one or two external instruments or microphones separately while playing or singing. It can also mix instrument sound or voice with pre-recorded audio tracks. Master FX can also be used as a sound processor within a variety of other musical applications as it supports Audiobus. This allows the app to be used as an effects processor as part of an iOS-based multitrack recording system.
Here’s a demo of Master FX in action: Continue reading
Developer Sascha Bienert has introduced MC Oscilloscope – a digital multichannel oscilloscope for your iPad or iPhone. In combination with an external multichannel USB-audio-interface, it is capable of displaying up to 8 channels (per source) simultaneously. It also includes a multichannel full scale level meter. Continue reading
Positive Grid has introduced BIAS, a new app that they say turns your iPad into “the world?s most complete, accurate and versatile guitar amplifier modeler for iPad”.
BIAS starts with replications of 36 of the most sought-after vintage and modern amps and then lets you customize them. Swap out the tubes, preamp, transformer, tone stacks, cab and mic – even change the tube’s bias.
Here’s a demo of BIAS in action: Continue reading
Blue Cat Audio has introduced PatchWork, a new plug-in that they describe as a ‘universal plug-ins patchbay’.
With this plug-in, you can build your own channel strips and effect chains, save them as presets and share them between your DAWs.
Here’s what they have to say about PatchWork:
It is possible to chain effects in series or create up to 8 parallel chains that can be activated independently. This lets you create your favorite effects or instruments configurations within the plug-in, without the need for multiple busses. These configurations can be saved as presets and recalled instantly, or shared with multiple DAWs, using any plug-in format.
Available as: Mac-AAX, Mac-AU, Mac-RTAS, Mac-VST, Win-AAX, Win-DX, Win-RTAS, Win-VST, Win x64-AAX, Win x64-DX, Win x64-VST. Continue reading
Prime Loops has launched Twerk Zone, a new sample library of 160+ of “twerk music loops and samples”.
Here’s what they have to say about Twerk Zone:
Twerk Zone will blast a fresh batch of bounce into your productions in the same vein as recent chart smashers and dance floor mashers Baauer, Waka Flocka Flame, 2 Chainz and more!
Swedish producer Foona reminded us about Echo Pad, which has received a some significant updates since we last covered it.
Echo Pad is a realtime Multi-FX processor, compatible with Audiobus and Inter-App Audio (iOS 7). Effects include: Tape Echo, Oil Can Delay, Multi-Tap, Stereo Delay, Shimmer Delay, Smooth Filter, Decimator, Flanger, Distortion, Loopers and more.
Here’s a demo of Echo Pad in action with Inter-App Audio: Continue reading