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Apple Is Merging Mac And iOS Apps - But What Will This Mean For Musicians & Producers?
Feature parity across Mac and iOS devices makes sense for developers, but at what cost for the people who rely on pro software to make music?
Feb. 22, 2019
Best Of 2018: iOS Apps For Musicians
2018 has been a great year for new, expanded and upgraded music-making apps on iPad, iPhone and iPod Touch. Here are some of the best, from beat makers to full DAWs.
Dec. 26, 2018
Samsung Kills Off Soundcamp. What Other Android Music Making Apps Are There?
It looked a lot like Apple's GarageBand with similar features, but Samsung's Soundcamp for Android didn't take off... and has now been discontinued. So what are the alternative mobile DAWs available?
Nov. 23, 2018
The Top 4 DAWs for iPad Today
It's not hot news anymore when we realize that Apple's iPad is now powerful enough to run a dedicated DAW. So, which DAW iOS app is the best around? Here are our top four choices...
May. 3, 2015
Sugar Bytes Release Cyclops Mono Bass Synth for iPad
Sugar Bytes Cyclop is now available for the iPad and unleashes monstrous bass sounds to the mobile world.
Apr. 18, 2015
Review: iKlip Xpand and iKlip Stage App
Will IK Multimedia come up trumps again for musicians with the new iKlip Xpand stand for Apple's tablet lineup? Will the iKlip Stage app make it easy to manage your live set? Andy Bowen finds out.
Sep. 12, 2014
12 Innovative Ways Apple Watch Could be Used by Musicians & DJs
Though not designed primarily as a standalone device, the Apple Watch could be a useful controller, recording tool and metering analyser for musicians and DJs. Can you think of any more uses?
Sep. 10, 2014
MixVibes Introduces Free version of Cross DJ for iPad
We've taken a look at Cross DJ, as have other publications, and the general consensus is that it's pretty great! Now it's available for iPad, it's free... and includes in-app purchases too.
Apr. 2, 2014
5 Cool and Unique Music Making Apps For iPad
We all know the usual suspects for music making on iPad: GarageBand, Auria, etc. If you're looking for apps that bring something new to the table, Toby Pitman shares 5 of the coolest.
Mar. 7, 2014
Positive Grid Announces New Mastering App and Open Beta Program
Want to become a BETA tester for the next big thing for music production on iOS? Then hurry to join this limited BETA program with Positive Grid and enjoy some excellent benefits.
Jan. 16, 2014
On Becoming an iMusician
If you're a musician with an iPad, you've probably discovered a multitude of cute synths & recorder apps. But, the iPad can be a more flexible and dynamic friend for musicians than you might think.
Dec. 25, 2013
Ear Training Apps Review: goodEar Pro and EarBeater for iPad
The holiday period is the perfect time to learn something new or improve your existing skill set. And it's never been easier for us musicians with an iOS device to train our ears.
Dec. 22, 2013
Controlling DJ Paramaters with TouchAble’s XY Pad
Got an iPad? Got Ableton? Got TouchAble? (You really should have the later, too!) Tadhg Leonard shows you how TouchAble will fast become your app of choice for controlling Ableton Live from your iPad.
Dec. 7, 2013
Incorporating your iOS Synth into your Ableton Live Projects
With the multitude of synths available for iOS, making music on an iPad or iPhone has never been easier. But how do you incorporate these into your Ableton Live setup? Tadhg Leonard shows how.
Nov. 20, 2013
Review: Using The Orchestra for iPad in the Music Classroom
The Orchestra for iPad by Touch Press, is an interactive entry point into the fascinating world of orchestral music. Adam Goldberg experiences every aspect in this review.
Aug. 4, 2013
Review: Soundprism Pro
One developer known as Audanika thinks that they’ve developed a new instrument interface that alleviates the need for any prior training in music. Have they succeeded? G. W. Childs finds out.
G.W. Childs IV
Aug. 3, 2013
How to Control Logic Pro X with an iPad: Logic Remote
Logic Remote is the free iOS app for iPad, designed specifically to control Logic Pro X. There are plenty of third-party remote control apps out there, so what is it that makes this app so special?
Aug. 2, 2013
Review: Turnado for iPad
From DAW plug-in to iPad app, Sugar Bytes have designed something rather special for the digital mobile musician in Turnado. Hollin Jones gets mangling with this iOS processor powerhouse.
Jul. 13, 2013
Review: EarWizard: The Ultimate Ear Training iOS App?
Wizdom Music Apps founder and music maestro and imagineer, Jordan Rudess, is back with an intriguingly titled iOS app: EarWizard. Designed to train your ears we gave it a thorough workout.
Jul. 11, 2013
Review: Thor for iPad
Propellerhead create great sounding synths & playable apps for iOS devices! As soon as Thor for iPad was released, G. W. Childs, one of the original sound designers, took it for a long spin.
G.W. Childs IV
Jun. 21, 2013
Music Education: Get Organized with Moosic Studio for iPad!
So you're a teacher or a trainer... finding student/client scheduling takes up a lot of time and is tricky to stay on top of? Moosic Studio for iPad could be for you. Lynda Arnold checks it out.
Jun. 8, 2013
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