Reviews
 
 
 
 
Reviews
 
Anytune Pro HQ Music Practicing iOS App
Anytune Pro HQ Music Practicing iOS App
Anytune Pro HQ Music Practicing iOS App

Anytune Pro HQ Music Practice App for iOS

As a semi old-school Jazz musician, I’ve spent countless hours starting and stopping cassette tapes and CD players transcribing the classics from John Coltrane, Miles Davis, JS Bach and others.  Practicing and transcribi...
 
9.4
 
 
Reviews
 
Nomad Factory MAGMA Effects Plugin Review
Nomad Factory MAGMA Effects Plugin Review
Nomad Factory MAGMA Effects Plugin Review

Nomad Factory MAGMA Effects Plugin Review

If you’re on the market for an audio effects processing plug-in, there is no shortage of options out there. There are well-known effects developers that cover every type of audio effect plug-in needed for a home or profes...
 
9.0
 
 
Reviews
 
Virtual Drums that Rock! - NI Maschine
Virtual Drums that Rock! - NI Maschine
Virtual Drums that Rock! - NI Maschine

Virtual Drums that Rock! – NI Maschine

Virtual Drums That Rock! – Maschine A couple of years ago I started the Virtual Drums That Rock! series and reviewed four of my go-to virtual drum plugins at the time including EZ Drummer, Addictive Drums, Battery 3 and...
 
9.3

 
 
Controller
 
Lemur iOS DAW Controller App - Screenshot 1
Lemur iOS DAW Controller App - Screenshot 1
Lemur iOS DAW Controller App - Screenshot 1

Lemur iOS DAW Controller App

There are some good iOS DAW controller apps out there for virtual instrument plug-ins and Digital Audio Workstations.  Some such as AC-7 Core are very good in terms of graphic interface, but mostly follow the Mackie Protocol a...
 
8.9
 
iPad Apps and Hardware
 
Spectrasonics Omnisphere 1.5 & Omni TR
Spectrasonics Omnisphere 1.5 & Omni TR
Spectrasonics Omnisphere 1.5 & Omni TR

Spectrasonics Omnisphere 1.5 and Omni TR for iPad

If you’re a fan of Spectrasonics’ flagship virtual ‘Power Synth’ Omisphere, then you’re in for a special treat.  Omisphere 1.5 was just released along with a new controller app for the iPad called...
 
EWI Wind Controllers
 
Virtual Instruments for MIDI Wind Controllers
Virtual Instruments for MIDI Wind Controllers
Virtual Instruments for MIDI Wind Controllers

Virtual Instruments for MIDI Wind Controllers

Virtual Instruments for MIDI Wind Controllers The electronic wind instrument, also called a MIDI wind controller or wind synthesizer, has been around since the 1970’s. Affectionately known as the EWI (pronounced E-wee), i...

 
 
Controller
 
AC-7 Core DAW Controller App by Saitara
AC-7 Core DAW Controller App by Saitara
AC-7 Core DAW Controller App by Saitara

AC-7 Core DAW Control Surface for iPad

AC-7 Core DAW Control Surface for iPad If you’re looking for a good wireless DAW control surface for your iPad that doesn’t cost an arm and a leg, then check out AC-7 Core  by Saitara Software.  AC-7 Core is a...
 
8.8
 
iPad Apps and Hardware
 
iSequence for the iPad by BeepStreet
iSequence for the iPad by BeepStreet
iSequence for the iPad by BeepStreet

iSequence for iPad

I’m frequently asked, what’s a good DAW for the iPad.  Well, there are many cool music production iPad apps out there most of which focus on audio recording or audio loop playback.  But if you’re looking for...
 
iPad Apps and Hardware
 
touchAble App for iPad
touchAble App for iPad
touchAble App for iPad

touchAble App for iPad

If you use Ableton Live to produce music and you have an iPad, then you’re in for a treat.  If you’re still only considering getting an iPad, then this might be your justification.   AppBC just released its to...

 
iPad Apps and Hardware
 

Air Display iPad App for Windows PC

Great news!!  Air Display app for iPad now works on Windows PC.   Air Display by Avatron Software is an app that allows you to extend your computer display onto your iPad.  Back in May, I wrote a post titled Air Display fo...