Xmonsta has introduced Pull, a new touchscreen device editor for Ableton Live 9.
Built in Max For Live and based on the Lemur iPad app, Pull is a designed to be a fast and efficient workflow tool for sound designers, producers and mixing/mastering engineers.
Pull allows you to edit full-screen versions of every Ableton Live device (over 60 Lemur templates) directly from your iPad. It follows any device that is currently selected and displays a large, multi-touch template on the iPad for editing.
Here’s a video demo of Pull in action: Continue reading
Patchworks has updated Conductr – its Ableton Live control app for iPad – adding a ’4-dimensional’ XY pad controller.
Here’s what they have to say about the update: Continue reading
Franke Music has updated Stroke Machine groove synthesizer for iPad to version Version 2.
Here’s what’s new: Continue reading
Simmons has introduced the Stryke6, which they describe as the ‘first-ever iPad-based drum controller’.
The Simmons Stryke6 is an iPad controller with six velocity-sensitive pads, plus two foot pedals for kick and hi-hat control. It can also be used to trigger a variety of DAWs and sample programs with any USB/MIDI computer. Continue reading
Native Instruments has released Traktor DJ 1.5 for iPad, an update that adds History Playlists, Beat Grid improvements and more.
A new feature, SuperSlicer, is also available as an in-app purchase.
Here’s what’s new in Traktor DJ 1.5:
Wooji Juice, creator of Mitosynth & Grain Science synthesizers and Hokusai audio editor for iOS, has shared the results of some initial experimentation with a new option under iOS 8 – Extensions.
Extensions are designed to allow applications to share features, which are made available in other applications. Apple’s examples include sending alerts to notification center, adding new system-level social media sharing, providing access to file repositories and adding custom keyboards.
Wooji Juice is exploring how Extensions can be used for audio. In their example, an Extension is used to add the option to reverse audio Mitosynth. Continue reading
This video, via MrDataline, is a sneak preview of Strom – a new iPad application that is designed to augment the Elektron Analog Rytm – using the iPad’s large touchscreen to add new options for editing, performing and more.
Here’s what he has to say about Strom: Continue reading
Cakewalk has updated Z3TA+ for iPad, adding Scala Tuning support, user waves and more.
Here’s what’s new in Z3TA+ 1.3: Continue reading