Summer NAMM 2019: Fishman TriplePlay MIDI controller for guitar

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Fishman has just introduced its new TriplePlay MIDI controller during Summer NAMM and it looks like this new  hardware installs without any major modifications on most electric and acoustic guitars, as the mounting hardware is magnetic. Fishman TriplePlay MIDI controller This unit is billed as a low-latency pitch tracking pickup system and comes with a Lightning […]

Summer NAMM 2019: Avid debuts the S4 and S1 control surfaces

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Avid has announced the S4 and S1 control surfaces at Summer NAMM 2019. The Avid S4 is designed to make the workflow of the Avid S6 available to “smaller facilities and project studios”, according to Avid. The S1 is a compact 8-fader controller for use with an iPad and the Pro Tools | Control app. […]

Spectrum Synthesizer Bundle brings Mutable Instruments Eurorack modules to iOS

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Spectrum is a collection of AU plug-ins for iOS, based upon the open source designs of Mutable Instruments Eurorack modules. Why hadn’t anyone thought of that before? Spectrum Developer Thoma Burns has chosen a couple of Mutable Instruments modules on which to base his designs. The modules in question are Plaits, Rings, Elements and Clouds […]

Zoom intros the LiveTrak L-20R digital rack mixer

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Zoom has introduced the LiveTrak L-20R, a 20-channel rack-mountable digital mixer designed for on-stage use. The Zoom L-20R lets you control the FOH mix and six individual monitor signals using up to seven iPads. That sounds like a neat solution for touring bands playing in small to medium venues. Wireless control has given rack mixers […]

Free 48h trial version of BIAS FX Mobile iOS app for iPhone and iPad

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Positive Grid has announced a nice little free (but time-limited) trial for its BIAS FX Mobile app. This allows you to try out the full software for 48 hours without paying for it. If you were thinking about checking it out but holding back because of the cost, now would be the perfect time to […]

IK Multimedia Dimebag Darrell Cowboys From Hell Collection on iPad & iPhone

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IK Multimedia has launched a Dimebag Darrell Cowboys From Hell Collection for Apple iPad and iPhone. This package gets you a raft of metal tones on your iOS devices. Previously, it was only available for PC/Mac, but now with the iOS release, you can easily take it for a walk! Dimebag Darrell Cowboys From Hell Collection The late Pantera […]

Klevgrand brings Stark, a sleek budget amp sim package, to PC, Mac and iPad

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Swedish software maker Klevgrand has introduced Stark, an amp simulator plug-in for PCs, Macs and the iPad. Its minimalist GUI and tweak-ability for the amplifier, cabinet, room and effects make it worth checking out. The Stark virtual rig includes amplifier, cabinet, room and effects, all bundled into one package. Unusually, they have gone for a minimalist front […]

Are Apple’s new iPads better for musicians than the iPad Pro?

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Apple has unveiled a pair of new iOS tablets – the 10.5-inch iPad Air and 7.5-inch iPad mini (5th-gen). Both are interesting for various reasons, such as bringing back the Air branding and updating the iPad mini for the first time since 2015. But more relevant for musicians is, of course, the hardware aspect – […]