Propellerhead has released Reason Compact 2.0 – an updated version of its mobile groove sequencer for iOS.
Reason Compact is designed to let you capture musical ideas on the move, which you can then export back to your DAW to work with. Reason Compact 2.0 adds two instruments:
- Rytmik is a simple yet powerful drum machine that comes with lots of free drum kits.
- Monotone is a synth made for deep basslines.
- Craft beats, melodies and basslines
- Create music with three instruments:
- Europa – Reason’s flagship synthesizer
- Rytmik – a simple yet powerful drum machine that comes with 16 inspirational free drum kits
- Monotone Bass Synthesizer – a synthesizer made specially for deep basslines
- Play melodies and basslines with the smart keyboard
- MIDI note grid
- Chords tool
- Mix your tracks and play with the built-in effects and controls
- Add depth and texture to your tracks using distortion, delay, and reverb effects
- Sequence and build patterns in the drum grid
- Sketch out song ideas on the go
- Take your tracks further with Reason Lite, the desktop studio you can download for free with Reason Compact
- Export tracks as Reason 10 song files, as wav files or patches
The app is available as free download, but additional synths and sounds are available via In-App purchases.