Cool Tricks Wireless MIDI Can Do Now, on Mac, iPad, and iPhone

I love wires. You might even say I dream of them. But it’s time to stop thinking of MIDI as being a wire. MIDI has always been transport independent; that is, it’s a protocol that can run over anything. Apple has been doing more than anyone lately to exploit that potential, building wireless MIDI capabilities … Continue reading Cool Tricks Wireless MIDI Can Do Now, on Mac, iPad, and iPhone

AudioBus for iOS: The Future Of Music Creation Has Arrived

The iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch are no longer toys when it comes to serious music production. No more will your ‘crippled’ iOS devices be restricted to GarageBand when it comes to laying down a rough mix, and GarageBand itself is no longer the fluffy, family-friendly workstation it once was after a recent update which … Continue reading AudioBus for iOS: The Future Of Music Creation Has Arrived

MIDI Celebrates Its 30th Anniversary

Roland today released this video celebrating the 30th Anniversary of MIDI, which has become a massively important industry standard, due to the vision of Sequential Circuit’s Dave Smith, Roland’s Ikutaro Kakehashi and others. For a 30 year-old standard, MIDI is going strong. In just the last few weeks, we’ve seen the standard show up in MIDI Tesla Coils, … Continue reading MIDI Celebrates Its 30th Anniversary

How Audiobus, More Will Connect Your Music Workflow

The big idea: mix sound sources and inputs, add effects, and record — all in different apps on one iOS gadget, or even with multiple iPhones/iPads. ‘I am an app, I am an island…’ On iPhone and iPad, there is now no shortage of apps that make interesting sounds. But producing music is for most … Continue reading How Audiobus, More Will Connect Your Music Workflow

Now Everyone Is Free to Join Pinterest, No Invite Needed

Folks, it looks like Pinterest has just opened its doors to the public. If you’ve ever used Pinterest before, then probably someone invited you to join in. Now, those who are planning to sign up but were previously discouraged by the waiting process, can opt to create an account using their Facebook or Twitter account, … Continue reading Now Everyone Is Free to Join Pinterest, No Invite Needed