Korg today released an update to Gadget – its virtual studio for the iPad.
The update adds support for Audiobus and introduces new ‘pro’ features, including increased maximum bar length and automation parameter edit support. Plus ‘Increased Japanese’!
Details below. Continue reading
This official video features Korg’s James Sajeva giving a quick overview of some of the new Korg products at this year’s NAMM Show. Continue reading
Caustic – a software virtual studio – has made the leap from Android to iOS.
Caustic 3 lets you create a custom studio rack by adding up to 14 machines from a choice of:
- Subsynth – Virtual analog subtractive synthesizer
- PCMSynth – Multi-sample wave synthesizer
- BassLine – 303-like monosynth
- BeatBox – 8-channel sampling drum machine
- PadSynth – Harmonic table pad synthesizer
- 8BitSynth – 8bit equation solver synthesizer
- Modular – Fully configurable and routable synthesizer
- Organ – Tonewheel organ with rotary speaker
- Vocoder – 8-band harmonic vocoder
- FMSynth – DX-style 3-operator fm synthesizer
Retronyms has updated its virtual studio for iOS, Tabletop.
Here’s what’s new in Tabletop 2.2:
Tabletop 2.2 adds two new devices with support for inter-app audio.
One is a free controller for midi-controllable apps, and the other is an inter-app audio recorder that can capture the audio produced by other apps.
This update also adds support for AudioCopy 2.0. Finally, it adds several bugfixes and iOS 7 enhancements.
Here’s a video demo of using Inter-App Audio in Tabletop: Continue reading
Developer Alex Smith has released Studio1111 – a virtual studio that offers software takes on the classic Roland TB303 and TR808 sounds.
303 + 808 = 1111
Here’s what Smith has to say about Studio1111: Continue reading
Propellerhead Software has announced that it is retiring ReBirth for iPhone as of June 1st:
On June 1st, we’ll be retiring ReBirth for iPhone from the App store, to better focus our mobile music making offering.
If you want ReBirth for iPhone for your collection of Propellerhead apps, you have until June 1st to purchase it. After that, you’ll be able to use it as it is, but we won’t be supporting it and you won’t be able to upload your songs. You also won’t be able to download it again if you delete it from your device and your iTunes apps folder.
Giorgio Sancristoforo has announced Berna 2.0 – a new version of his virtual vintage electronic music studio for Mac OS X.
Berna is a software simulation of a late 1950s electroacoustic music studio. Oscillators, filters, modulators, tape recorders, mixers, are all packed in a easy-to-use interface with historical accuracy.
Berna 2.0 adds:
- an updated UI
- a new Comparator
- an 18 bands 1/3 Octave FilterBank
- an 18 Bands Vocoder
- a new Tone Burst Generator
- two Dynamic Modulators,
- a new Reverb
- new Frequency Shifter (with modulator input)
- new FM Oscillator (with modulator input) and
- 8 new Complex Oscillators
Here’a a video intro to Berna 2: Continue reading
Retronyms has introduced three new devices for Tabletop, its virtual studio for iPad.
Here are the details: Continue reading