Well it’s been another very busy week in the world of mobile music, but before I go through all the highlights I’d just like to say a quick thank you to everyone who commented on this round up last week saying it was very useful. The feedback is always welcome.
So, on to the highlights from the last week.
- We heard about Looptical on Monday, and it launched on the 18th (full description here).
- Here are some great videos to find out more about it
- Tutorial 1: Starting a song.
- Nessun Dorma Sung by an iPhone.
- Tutorial: Making a Dubstep Wobble Bass.
- Tutorial: Using the Guitar Chord Interface.
- Tutorial: Making your iPhone Sing.
- The Granulizer.
- Microsonic ports their RD4 – Groovebox from Android to iOS
- Drum Space arrives
- Sugar Bytes brings WOW Filterbox to the iPad
- Studio 2 arrived and has some very bold claims
Apps getting on the bus:
- Cassini for iPhone gets up on the bus
- bent.fm lite is also on the bus now
- uber synth gets on the bus
Other significant app updates:
- Cubasis 1.6 lands
- Another great update for AUFX:Dub.
- Echo Pad 1.4.9 brings lots of new stuff to this excellent FX processor
- TNR-i 1.5 arrives
- Mobile Music Sequencer 2.2 arrives
- Magellan 3 is a huge update
- Musical Android tells us about what’s happening with the latest beta for Caustic 3.
- Virtual ANS arrives for Android
Still on sale:
- Echo pad down to $1.99
- Electronic Piano Synthesizer XS is still on sale at $2.99
- Electronic Piano Synthesizer is still on sale at $3.99
- Gestrument is still down at $7.99
- Filtatron is still down to $4.99
- Animoog for iPhone still down to $4.99
- Animoog (iPad) still down to $12.99
- MIDI Designer 12 is still free
- Arpeggionome for iPhone is still free
- Mobile Music Sequencer is still $9.99 (50% off)
- Synth Arp & Drum Pad is still $3.99 (50% off)
- TNR-i is still 50% off at $9.99
- The Oscillator is currently free
Other items of interest:
- iPhone 5s and 5c reported to be working with the CCK.
- Lunchbeat 1-bit groovebox arrives from Buranelectrix
- Mixtape alpha crowdfunding already exceeding 100%
- iOS Wiki arrives, needs your input
- Help save iOS MARS if you can
- PUC, Wireless MIDI for iOS devices is on Indiegogo
- My thoughts on the hacking and entrepreneurship discussion at Hack the Barbican
- Lots of people warn about iOS7 for music
- iOS MARS “Life on Mars” compilation available
- Some thoughts from me on why I like bleep!BOX so much
- Retronyms on iOS7 and Inter App Audio
- A rare Akai trackman on ebay. Worth a look
- Music 4.5 Smart Radio on the 24th
Things to watch for:
So, that was a busy week right. I dare say that next week will be the same. See you then.