Propellerhead Figure Updated To Version 2

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Propellerhead Figure – a free groove-making app for iOS – has been updated to version 2. The update adds an arpeggiator, new drum kits, synth patches and more.  Continue reading

Free Figure ‘Sidekick App’, Figooroo, Now Available

figoorooCodrut Angelescu has released Figooroo – a ‘sidekick app’ for Propellerhead Figure.

With Figooroo you can:

  • open up to 4* Figure songs at once
  • copy instruments, patterns, tweaks (defaults & motions), mixer levels from one song to another
  • join one song with another
  • shift a song with or without wrapping
  • resize a song by trimming/repeating bars or shrinking/stretching them
  • convert rhythms to notes
  • email a song or open it in other Figure compatible app at any time
  • By alternating between shift, resize, copy and join, you can combine songs in many ways.

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Propellerhead Launches Discover Open Internet Music Creation Network

propellerhead-discoverPropellerhead today launched Discover – a new ‘open Internet music creation network’ that you can use to create, share, collaborate and remix music with other musicians.

The free music service connects Propellerhead’s Figure and Take mobile apps with Reason music production software, to make it easy to exchange music pieces.

Some of the things you can do with Discover are:

  • Move musical ideas between mobile apps and Reason—invite Take users to sing on a Figure beat, or finish a Take song with Reason’s full suite of instruments and effects
  • Share music publicly, unlisted to your friends, or to your social network of choice
  • Find inspiration in Discover—Propellerhead-curated, community made music pieces, all ready and available for use in your creations

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Propellerhead Figure Update Adds Sharing Features

propellerhead-figurePropellerhead has released an update to Figure for iOS, adding sharing features and more.

Here’s what’s new in Figure 1.5

  • Share songs with your friends via email
  • Send songs to other apps with file capabilities
  • Backup and restore your songs in iTunes File Sharing
  • Figure has a new song file format. Your old songs will be converted the first time you run it.

Propellerhead doesn’t provide any details on which apps Figure can share files with – so let us know your experience with this!

Figure is $.99 in the App Store.

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!