“FLUX:FX live – This video is showing Adrian Belew himself showing how he is using the app in his live rig during the American tour. Although the app is MIDI-controllable, Adrian has a sustainer on his guitar allowing him to lean over and play the app XY pad by hand.
Adrian is playing his custom Parker Fly, through his rig including an Axe-FX and into Ableton Live for the basic loops, and then into FLUX:FX for the filtering, delays and forward/reverse loopage. The sound is live from the room via the camera mic.
FLUX:FX is a multi-effect audio processor app for the iPad that lets you ‘play’ your effects. Innovative, intuitive and exciting, FLUX:FX lets you manipulate any audio signal into something entirely new, and redefines the possibilities of audio design and live performance in an app with an almost unlimited range of effect options. FLUX:FX is a truly authentic digital platform for designing your sound. Featuring more than 30 modular effects blocks, a master Performance view with 1-touch interaction, an advanced Edit view with multi-touch and full assignment possibilities, and an innovative Sequencer view to bring motion to the audio signal, this app allows the user to easily create previously unheard sounds. Fully compatible with Audiobus, Inter-App Audio and MIDI, FLUX:FX is made to connect seamlessly with existing live rigs and studio workflows. Designed and built by the collective NOIISE – incorporating the acclaimed US guitarist Adrian Belew, mobile specialists MOBGEN and audio experts Elephantcandy.
Full details on the FLUX:FX application can be found at http://flux.noii.se“