The cable you need, to use GarageBand or other effects apps with your guitar, bass or keyboard. Our GuitarConnect Cable turns your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch into the most portable guitar rig/practice room/studio you’ve ever used. Connect the cable’s 1/4″ plug to your guitar, bass, or keyboard; then open GarageBand or other instrument effects apps.
As quickly as you can tap your Multi-Touch display, our GuitarConnect Cable and GarageBand plug you into a virtual pedal board with guitar effects, digital tuner, metronome and play-along/practice player that allows you to play along with your favorite songs, or practice tricky sections. No need to lug out the amp; no more neighbors yelling for you to “turn it DOWN…!” Just a super-compact practice rig you can use with your headphones to rock wherever you are, whenever you want.
Tuck your iPhone into a pocket and you’re playing without being tied down (excellent for practicing windmills from atop your coffee table). And because The GuitarConnect Cable provides a standard 1/8″ (3.5 mm) stereo mini jack, you can plug in your headphones, or an AUX cable (we suggest our own excellent Auxiliary Audio Cable) and play into your home stereo, amp, control board, whatever.
We gave GuitarConnect Cable gold connectors for improved conductivity (and thus, a better signal), as well as a braided exterior for durability.
Heavy-duty 1/4″ mono plug connects to your guitar, bass, or keyboard
1/8″ (3.5 mm) stereo plug connects you to the headphone jack of your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch
1/8″ (3.5 mm) jack allows you to connect headphones, amp, or powered speakers (additional cables not included)
Compact, portable, and easy to use, GO:MIXER makes it simple to record high-quality audio in music videos and other video content created with your smartphone. Just plug in GO:MIXER to capture a pristine stereo soundtrack directly to your video as you perform. With multiple inputs available, you can connect a mic, musical instruments, and media players and mix them all together live while you shoot. Instead of relying on your phone’s noisy mono mic or recording external audio tracks that you have to sync later in a video editor, you can now record top-quality audio in one quick and easy step. GO:MIXER is the ideal solution for adding a pro sound touch to your social media videos, helping you get more views and attract more followers.
Palm-sized audio mixer for smartphones
Ideal for both desktop and mobile use
Multiple inputs—connect a mic, musical instruments, and media players
Plug and play—ready for immediate use right out of the box
Connection cables for iOS and Android devices included
Powered from the smartphone connection; no batteries or AC adapter required
Center Cancel function for karaoke-style singing
RETRONYMS CREATES A UNIVERSE OF MUSIC EXPLORATION WITH THE RELEASE OF LOOPERVERSE
San Francisco, CA USA (March 31, 2017) – Retronyms, pioneers of pro music production, performance, and expression on multitouch platforms, have released Looperverse today. Looperverse is the ultimate loop recording/performance system for iOS. It’s the result of a multi year collaboration between Retronyms and Cycling ’74, creators of MAX/MSP. The Looperverse product lineup includes a wireless stomp pedal and an app for iPhone and iPad. more…
Looperverse merges the classic pedal-based live looping workflow — utilized by Ed Sheeran, DubFX, DJ Quest, and more — with powerful multitouch editing features. Including an array of advanced tools, Looperverse makes recording, editing, and customizing loops simple. Continuously record up to 16 tracks worth of content, and immediately edit them. The 16 track loop recorder includes sound-on-sound, overwrite, and next track modes. Musicians can adjust track sends to the built-in delay and reverb effects, as well as adjusting pan, gain, mute, and solo in the mixer. Looperverse features advanced waveform editing, pitch shifting, time stretching, live reverse, extensive undo/redo, and time signature support. These features allow musicians to limitlessly modify their scenes and explore phrases and riffs.
The Looperverse app connects your music to the iOS music ecosystem. Inter App Audio and AudioBus support ensures that you can record any virtual instrument. Looperverse also supports Ableton Link, allowing musicians to lock tempo with Ableton Live or apps on other devices. AudioCopy support allows musicians to quickly publish music on SoundCloud, copy and paste from hundreds of compatible apps, and choose from millions of loops and sounds available in the Content Store.
The app is integrated and enhanced with the Looperverse pedal, which provides 6 premium quality switches pre-mapped to undo, redo, clear, tap tempo, record, and playback. Each setting is fully customizable, so users can remap to their liking. It can be controlled from users’ iOS devices and will work as a standalone pedal with any device that supports MIDI. Because the Looperverse pedal supports the Bluetooth (BTLE) MIDI standard, it’s compatible with virtually any software on any device. Musicians can control Looperverse from external hardware and remap to their liking with MIDI and MIDI Learn support.
Advanced 16 track loop recorder
Time stretching and pitch shifting for scenes, tracks, and segments
Delay and reverb send effects
Built in mixer with pan, gain, mute, and solo
Advanced waveform editing
Snap to grid or transient for extensive editing
Advanced time signature support
Stem export for DAWs
Reverse songs or musical segments in real time while recording or playing back
Audio triggered record
Play scene with keyboard
IAA, Audiobus and Ableton Link support
MIDI and MIDI learn support
AudioCopy and AudioPaste support
Premium quality powder coated aluminum enclosure
Low latency Bluetooth MIDI interface
Six premium quality steel switches
Pre-mapped and fully customizable
“Looperverse is a unique hybrid of a familiar looper, with some of the most powerful aspects of computer-based multi-track recording and editing. It is a unique combination of always-there immediacy with the ability to powerfully manipulate what you’ve recorded, right away.” — Peter Freeman
Looperverse is available now in the App Store. The app retails for $9.99 and works universally with iOS devices. Looperverse pedals are available for purchase directly on www.retronyms.com for $199.99. For more information, visit www.retronyms.com
Based in San Francisco, Retronyms has been driving pro music production, performance and expression on multitouch platforms for years. They partner with industry giants like Akai Pro, Arturia, Korg, and Loopmasters on apps like iMPC Pro, iMini, Hook, Tabletop and more. Retronyms runs AudioCopy — the largest royalty free music store on iOS which integrates with 100’s of compatible apps on iOS and beyond. Retronyms makes powerful tools that enable people to create, share, and engage through music and technology.
A powerful combination for iPhone, iPad and Mac producers – save $50iRig KEYS + iRig Pads is everything you need to turn your iPhone, iPad or Mac/PC into a powerful production rig. Easily play and program drums, loops, and beats with iRig Pads pad-style MIDI controller, then add melodies, chords and licks with iRig Keys 37-key keyboard MIDI controller. IRig KEYS is a compact, 2-octave MIDI controller for iPhone, iPod touch and iPad. With Core MIDI support, you can play any compliant virtual instrument app on your iOS device or MIDI-compatible software on Mac or PC. iRig KEYS has a dedicated pitch wheel and four assignable controller knobs that can be used for everything from volume to pan to modulation. IRig Pads offers sixteen velocity-sensitive rubber pads in a 4×4 configuration. It’s the perfect solution for laying down drum, percussion, bass, loop, and instrument parts. Each pad lights up to react to your playing, and iRig PADS is also equipped with two assignable knobs, a push button rotary encoder, two buttons and a slider, all of which are programmable. IRig KEYS and Pads includes Lightning, 30-pin and USB cables to connect to any generation of Apple device and Mac/PC. Use both simultaneously on your laptop, or hot-swap with your iPhone or iPad – both can be powered by your device. Small enough to fit into a backpack, Keys + Pads is the perfect solution for on the go or in the studio. And to get you started, this bundle also includes SampleTank 3 SE, a powerful new virtual instrument for Mac/PC. With over 400 instruments from 20 categories, over 250 loops and 150 MIDI patterns, 3 sample engines, 55 high-quality effects and more, SampleTank 3 SE is the ultimate production station as both a stand-alone and plug-in with your favorite DAW. For iOS users, KEYS + Pads also unlocks premium content inside SampleTank for iOS, IK’s flagship music production app.
JUST MIXER – Battery/USB Powered Compact Portable Pocket Sound/Audio DJ Mixer for Easy Connection to Your Smart Devices w/ 3 Stereo Channels Plus On/Off Switch
Hey mobile musicians this handy little mixer is just perfect for multiple iOS devices in a live situation. It is compact and portable – The perfect way to mix multiple sound sources whenever and wherever you are.
Stereo 3 in / 1 out Configuration – 3 stereo channels on JUST MIXER allows up to 5 mono input connections
Microphone Setup – Gain knob allows adjustment of input signal to prevent distortion. (High-sensitivity microphone recommended)
Overload Indicators – The Overload LEDs allow you to set the best signal level for optimal audio performance
Stereo Output – Stereo headphones can be connected to this jack for convenient mix monitoring
SIMPLE AND TO THE POINT
The JUST MIXER by Maker Hart is just as its name suggests, a mixer without bells and whistles. Designed by professional sound equipment makers, the Just Mixer serves to fulfill a need that has not been met till now. Whether a professional needing something simple while away from your equipment or an amateur wanting something simple and uncomplicated, Just Mixer can free you from lugging around cumbersome equipment or being tied to a single location.
SMALL AND MOBILE
Be it classrooms, meeting rooms, restaurants, home studios, or anywhere you’d like to perform or set up a recording studio, the Just Mixer makes it possible. With 3.5 mm jacks for input/output, you can connect Just Mixer to your everyday headphone, microphone, MP3 player, mobile phone, laptop, tablet, PC, CD player, etc. You can even use Just Mixer as a sub-mixer to monitor stereo output.
CONTROLS AND JACKS
• 3 x 3.5 mm STEREO INPUT: 2 x input jacks that can be split into 4 mono for instruments and microphones, plus 1 x Aux In
• 1 x 3.5 mm STEREO OUTPUT: Connects to speakers for output of the final mixed signals
• OVERLOAD INDICATOR: Lights up when mixed signal level is too high
• BALANCE KNOBS: Adjusts input balance for each channel
• AUX KNOB: Adjusts input level of device connected to Aux In
• GAIN KNOB: Adjusts and optimizes input volume for each channel to avoid distortion
• MASTER VOLUME SLIDER: Adjusts overall output of Just Mixer
• CHANNEL VOLUME SLIDER: Controls volume output for each channel for easy adjustment
• POWER JACK: Micro USB socket for connection to 5V USB power source
• POWER SWITCH AND INDICATOR: Power on/off as needed and check easily with the indicator
Gain: Max. 20dB
Power source: 2x 1.5V (AAA) batteries or 5V USB power source
Weight & Dimensions: 3.2 oz, 2.7 x 4.1 x 0.9″
Content: Just Mixer, 2 x 1.5V AAA batteries, pouch, manual
iPad Loops is a music app blog dedicated to exposing the best iPad apps for iOS musicians, producers, and Djs. This is not a database of every app. It is, however, one of useful recommendations from someone with many years in music production. I try to update it on a daily basis (ok sometimes every two days) and I do my best to post useful apps only. My name is Jason Donnelly (Dj Puzzle).
You might know me from my royalty free loop packs and sound design. Some of the apps that contain my loops are LP-5, iPRO.DJSAMPLER, Looptastic, and Audio Elements. My work is published by Sony Creative, Soundtrack Loops, Sample Logic, Pakotec, Loopmasters, Acoustica, Xmix, Sound Trends, and many more. Subscribe to our RSS feed below to get updated when new apps are posted.