Apples GarageBand For iPad – A $5 Mobile Digital Audio Workstation

GarageBand for the iPad

Apple today introduced GarageBand for the iPad – a version of the company’s entry-level digital audio workstation, optimized for multi-touch mobile music making.

GarageBand for the iPad could be a great new option for mobile audio podcasting – turning your tablet into a mobile recording studio for $5.


  • Musical instruments designed for Multi-Touch.
  • 70 synth presets
  • Arpeggiator
  • ‘Smart instrument’ features
  • 8-track recording
  • Guitar amp simulator
  • Stomp box effects
  • Track sharing via email or iTunes
  • Tracks can be opened in GarageBand on the Mac

The iPad version of GarageBand will be available starting March 11th.

GarageBand for the iPad will work with the existing iPad – but it will be interesting to see how performance fares.

What do you think of Apple’s iPad GarageBand announcement?

(Via Podcasting News.)