Here’s an in-depth look at the new UI for Loopy: Masterpiece Edition, from developer Michael Tyson of A Tasty Pixel.
Tyson plans to take Loopy into new territory, making it a looper that’s useful for all stages of the music creation process. Continue reading
Developer Michael Tyson, creator of A Tasty Pixel’s Loopy and one of the guys behind AudioBus, has announced plans for a new ‘amazing’ version of Loopy. Continue reading
LoopPI is a DIY, standalone four-track audio looper made for the Raspberry PI computer. Continue reading
Boss has introduced the RC-1, a new looper that they describe as “our simplest and most user-friendly Loop Station ever”. Continue reading
Sunday Synth Jam: This video, via Rheyne, captures his latest live video performance, Live Jam #101. Continue reading
Fiddlewax Yellow is new app that combines a live vocal harmony generator, effects processor, and looper into one.
Here’s what the developers have to say about Fiddlewax Yellow:
Every aspect of Fiddlewax puts music first. The simple interface helps musicians focus on what they’re creating; there are no ads, faux-wood textures, or frivolous interaction to distract from the creative process.
Fiddlewax takes the best of both physical and virtual instruments to create something totally new. Full 10-finger multitouch support and maximum playing area provide for seamless digital interaction, while under the hood, samples are processed and routed as analog signals with variable frequency and timing.
Sunday Synth Jam: Elijah Aaron does a looping pedal cover of TLC’s No Scrubs. Continue reading
Benge has released a new album, Loop Series One: Buchla 100.
It’s the first in a planned series of albums, recorded on a single electronic music synthesizer and featuring loop-based compositions. On this first record, the sound source is a Buchla 100 modular analog synthesizer dating from the 1960s.
This instrument in itself allows for extremely complex dimensional events to be set up, including elements relating to pitch, timbre, time, duration, rhythm, harmony, reverberation, stereo location and the like. Continue reading