While 2015 has been a great year for new hardware synthesizers, its also been a big year for new mobile music software. In fact, it’s starting to look like many developers are taking a ‘mobile first’ approach to developing music apps. Here’s a round-up of some of the most important mobile music software introductions of… Read More What’s The Best New Mobile Music App Of 2015?
IK Multimedia has announced that its iRig Keys controllers are now cross-platform compatible. Both the iRig Keys and mobile full-size keyboard iRig Keys PRO controllers will now ship with a Micro-USB to OTG cable for Android devices and Lightning and USB cables.
Ninja Tune has released its live ‘mixing and jamming app’ Ninja Jamm for Android devices. The app is a free download, with 4 packs of content from Coldcut, Roots Manuva and sample dons Loopmasters.Additional content is available via In-App purchases. Ninja Jamm was originally released in 2012 for iOS, and is still available for iPad… Read More Ninja Jamm Now Available For Android
Livid Instruments has launched a crowdfunding campaign for their newest instrument, Minim. Instrument developers describe Minim as “the world’s first pocket-sized wireless instrument designed for mobile music creation.” Minim’s design allows for “intuitive” control over iOS apps, DAWs, software plug-ins, MIDI effects units, among others.
Steinberg announced today that it has discontinued Cubase iC Pro for Android, the Android version of its tablet control app for Cubase: After careful evaluation, we now need to inform you about the discontinuation of our remote control app, Cubase iC Pro, for the Android platform since the current available solution does not match the… Read More Steinberg Discontinues Cubase iC Pro For Android, iOS Version Lives On
It looks like mobile music making – especially with iOS devices – is here to stay. Sales of iOS devices, which have been increasing steadily for seven years straight, caught up with sales of Windows computers in June:
The creators of iOS / Windows DAW, n-Track Studio, today released Songtree, an app for the collaborative creation of musical tracks. Designed to be easy to use and with a branching “tree” interface, Songtree enables the evolution of a single song along different paths (branches, we suppose, if you’re going to stick with the tree… Read More n-Track Debuts Musical Collaboration App, Songtree
Marshall today introduced the London – an Android smartphone, designed with audio in mind. Marshall London audio features include: dual headphone jacks, which can be used for queuing with DJ software; dual microphones, for recording in stereo; dual speakers, which Marshall says make the London ‘the loudest mobile phone on earth; and several music apps.… Read More Marshall Intros London Android Smartphone For Audio