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

How to Use CoreMIDI for Music Production on an iPad or iPhone

I’m currently obsessed with the idea that the iPad, and other iOS devices like the iPhone or iPod Touch, represent a serious step forward for music production on a budget. Software synthesizers, touch-friendly DAWs and drum samples from the summer of love are all vastly more affordable than the hardware they aim to replace, and … Continue reading How to Use CoreMIDI for Music Production on an iPad or iPhone

Audiobus Launch on December 10th

Audiobus to launch on Monday, December 10th 2012. It will cost 9.99 US$ and it’s going to be available for the iPad, iPhone and iPod Touch on iOS 5.0 and later. Supported apps at launch will be, in alphabetical order: Funkbox (input slot) JamUp XT (effects slot) JamUp Pro XT (effects slot) Loopy (input and output … Continue reading Audiobus Launch on December 10th

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

Remarkable music video mixing app vjay hits iPad

Something awesome just landed on your iPad, courtesy of Algoriddim, the maker of cool DJ-ing app dubbed djay. Their newest release is a music video mixing program for the iPad called vjay. Now, I’ve been to parties where high-tech DJs perform live mixes using just Algoriddim’s djay app, but this one takes the concept of fun … Continue reading Remarkable music video mixing app vjay hits iPad