Reader Maria found an Ion All-Star iPad Guitar on sale at Bed Bath & Beyond for $40, $50 online. Such a deal! She's having a lot of fun with it in her first little demo video.
This does indeed look user-friendly, as promised! Expect PPG WaveMapper to hit iTunes in February for $20.
PPG WaveMapper is the second next-generation iOS based synth from Wolfgang Palm, who in 2012 released the PPG WaveGenerator to critical acclaim from both press and public.
In final development the PPG WaveMapper offers iPad users a second synthesiser to compliment the already loved PPG WaveGenerator from Wolfgang Palm. PPG WaveMapper allows the user the opportunity to create limitless sounds from this unique and powerful new technology.
BitPad is a new 8-bit chiptune app for iPad.
It's the Bit Pad! The digital music toy that plays all the retro sounds you know and love. Play your own 8-bit chiptune music right on your iPad!
- Retina Graphics
- Square Wave
- Triangle Wave
- Noise Wave
- 25% Pulse Wave
- 12.5% Pulse Wave
- 144 different sounds!
Although the developer humbly refers to this app as a "toy" I think his demo video shows that it can be quite playable!
VJ Franz K was filming at the Beat Cinema Beat Battle last month, where Rahfee Zahkee demonstrated his prodigious beat mashing skills on Tabletop's Gridlock. Rahfee's SoundCloud and YouTube pages are worth checking out if you like his style!
Playing drums on the iPad screen is Rahfee Zahkee, producer and DJ. He's using the Gridlock drum machine within the Tabletop App. This was the second round of the December 2012 Beat Battle at Beat Cinema, Thursdays at the Hip Kitty Jazz Club in Claremont, CA Video projections at the event are by VJ Major Gape.