iRig 2 Interface Now Shipping

IK Multimedia has announced that it is now shipping the iRig 2 – a guitar and bass interface for iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Mac and Android.

The iRig 2 improves on its predecessor by providing better sound quality and more universal compatibility. Continue reading

Monoplugs Releases B-Step Sequencer 2.1 Update

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Monoplugs has just released version 2.1 of their B-Step Sequencer for iOS, Windows, Mac, Raspberry Pi and Linux.

B-Step Sequencer is a step sequencer for creating melodic loops, chord progressions, arpeggios, drum grooves and basslines.

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UAMP Promises High Quality Amplification In A Mobile Device

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Developers Bartosz Kowalski & Joseph Chehade have announced UAMP – a tiny amplifier that’s designed to deliver high-quality amplification in a mobile package.

It’s being produced via a Kickstarter project, which is already fully funded. Here’s the official intro video: Continue reading

Groove Machine Mobile For Android, iOS and Windows Now Available

groove-machine-mobileImage-Line has announced that Groove Machine Mobile is now available for Android, iOS and Windows (aka FL Studio Groove).

Groove Machine Mobile is a touch-based groove production & performance app, featuring a 10 pad sample-based drum machine and 5 polyphonic synth / sampler channels.

Here’s the official video intro to Groove Machine Mobile: Continue reading

Launch Buttons iOS App Now Available For iOS 6 & 7

launch-buttons-ios-android-ableton-liveDeveloper Alexander Nowak has updated Launch Buttons, a virtual MIDI grid controller, to add compatibility for iOS 6 and 7.

When Nowak originally introduced Launch Buttons for iOS and Android, it was only compatible with iOS 8. Now he’s updated it, for increased compatibility, based on user requests.

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IK Multimedia iRig UA Addresses Android Audio Problems By Moving The Audio Off Of Android

imageAt the 2015 NAMM Show, IK Multimedia announced iRig UA, a digital effects processor and interface that they say allows near-zero latency processing with AmpliTube UA on all devices with Android 4.0 or higher and that support USB host mode/USB OTG.

IK’s Android solution addresses the Android platform fragmentation and OS latency problems by moving the DSP (Digital Signal Processing) of the device to the iRig UA. A digital signal processing chip directly inside iRig UA handles the effects processing, while the AmpliTube UA control app provides the graphic interface that lets users edit their guitar rig and save or recall presets. Continue reading

Line 6 Intros Firehawk FX Multi-Effects Processor

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Line 6 has introduced Firehawk FX, a new multi-effects guitar processor that they say ‘combines world-class tone’ with intuitive wireless editing.

The Firehawk Remote app for iOS and Android gives you the ability to sculpt your tone, using 200 amps and effects. The app lets you create, save and recall an unlimited number of presets. Continue reading