Native Instruments today released a major new release of its beatmaking app for iOS, iMaschine 2. While the original iMaschine focused on beatmaking, iMaschine 2 is designed to let you create entire tracks. It adds new arranging options, new note entry options, an arpeggiator, color-coded pads, 3D Touch support and more. Unfortunately, the specs make… Read More iMaschine 2 Lets You Create Entire Tracks
Blamsoft (creator of Zero Hybrid Synthesizer and a variety of Rack Extensions) is now entering the emerging Audio Unit Extension market with their first plug-in, Zero Reverb.
Developer Bastus Trump has released an update to Orphinio for iPhone, adding support for 3D Touch on the iPhone 6S and 6S Plus. ‘3D Touch’ is Apple’s name for its pressure-sensing screen technology.The ability to sense pressure introduces new options for creating musical controllers and software instruments for iPhones. Several developers have added 3D Touch aftertouch… Read More Orphinio Gets 3D Touch
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.
It looks like aftertouch is coming to iOS software synths running on iPhones, via Apple’s recently introduced 3D Touch.
The Fusion Guitar is a new electric guitar design that features a built-in 20W amp and speakers and iPhone integration. If there’s any doubt that there’s interest in a hybrid guitar amp/guitar/iPhone thing, the project’s IndieGoGo campaign is nearly half-funded, two days into the campaign. The Fusion Guitar leverages the wide range of iOS guitar… Read More Fusion Guitar Proves That People Really Want An iPhone Guitar Thing
O-G-SUS has updated iOS drum synth Elastic Drums, adding new synth options, Audiobus Remote Trigger support and more.
Olympia Noise Co has released Patterning – a new drum machine for iPad that they describe as ‘as beautiful as it is powerful. Here’s what they have to say about it: Create dynamic drum patterns with the swipe of a finger. Make evolving, poly-metric rhythms, four-on-the-floor dance party jams, or laid back R&B grooves. Use… Read More Patterning Drum Machine App For iPad Now Available