Propellerhead Goes ‘Mobile First’, Intros Allihoopa Music Social Network

allihoopaPropellerhead today introduced Allihoopa – a new social network for music sharing for users of their software.

“Today a majority of young people see a future where everything is done on mobile devices,” says Propellerhead CEO Ernst Nathorst-Böös. “In that world, Allihoopa will be the world’s musical hub.” Continue reading

Figure Updated With New Drum Kits & Sharing Options

propellerhead-figurePropellerhead has updated Figure – it’s beatmaking app for iOS – adding new drum kits, additional sharing options and more.

Here’s what’s new in Figure 1.6:

  • Share your songs with your friends on Facebook and Twitter
  • Three new drum kits: Sonny, Code and Boom Bap
  • Bug fixes

Figure is available in the App Store for US $.99.

If you’ve used Figure, let us know what you think of it!

Propellerhead Figure Update Adds Audiobus, SoundCloud Sharing

propellerhead-figurePropellerhead has updated Figure for iOS, adding some frequently requested features, like SoundCloud and AudioBus support.

Here’s what’s new in Figure 1.4:

  • SoundCloud Sharing – share your Figure tracks with access to Facebook, Twitter and more
  • Audiobus support: Now you can stream live audio directly to other Audiobus-compatible apps
  • Background audio (in device Settings)
  • Sort song list by Name/Date
  • Bug fixes and performance improvements

The update makes Figure even more of a no-brainer. Figure is $.99 in the App Store.

If you’ve tried the new version, let us know what you think of it!

Propellerhead Figure Now Universal

Propellerhead has released a free update for Figure, its virtual mini-studio for iOS.

Here’s what’s new in Figure 1.3:

  • Universal – Adapted for iPad and iPhone 5
  • Legato notes – Create tied notes in the pattern by drawing finger right on Rhythm wheel, then up/down
  • Clear all function – clear a whole track with one tap
  • VU meters in mixer
  • Updated translation (Russian and chinese)
  • Choose language in Settings

Figure is $.99 in the App Store.

Learn How To Shred Guitar On Your Synthesizer

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Sunday Synth Jam: In this video, Torley offers his tips and tricks on “guitar shredding” with your synth keyboard.

He touches on Iron butterfly, Jan Hammer, violin lessons, arpeggios, Scorpions, whammy bars and more along the way!

via Torley