In addition to being an app developer, Alex Matheu is also a performing musician; under the name Distraub. Here is a video he shared today of his first live gig with his GlitchBreaks app. Here he is at The Orpheum in Tampa, Florida, this past weekend.
Camel Audio's Alchemy Synth Mobile got a huge update adding Audiobus, a 4-track sequencer, drum pads and a lot more! To use many of the features you'll need to pop for the Pro Upgrade, but that is on sale today for $10.
Thanks to readers ZenLizard and gatearray for their excited emails early this morning with the news!
What's new in Alchemy Synth v2.0.15:
- 4-Track Sequencer - Intuitive song sketch pad with mixer and solo/mute
- Audiobus Support - Integrate Alchemy with your mobile studio
- Drum Pads - Create your own beats
- New Sounds - Piano, strings, guitar, drum kits, and more
- Improved Recording - Overdubbing, song position indicator and adjustable track length
- 8 Demo Songs - Hear what Alchemy Mobile can do
- iCloud - Backup and transfer your songs
- Improved Graphics - Now sharper and clearer
- Lower Latency - Snappier performance on iPad3/iPhone 5
- Tutorial - Learn fast
- Simplified Account Signup - Get 35 free presets in one minute
Exclusive new features in Pro Upgrade:
- Song Save - Save and export your songs
- Track Save - Save and load individual tracks
- Swing - Fine tune your groove with adjustable swing
- 8 Extra Demo Songs - Have fun remixing tracks
- Latency Control - Balance polyphony vs. latency
Chordec, the free chord recognition app for iPhone, has been updated with a greatly improved algorithm for improved accuracy.
Here is a demo for version 1.0, the original launch version was 0.8, as it picks apart The Eagles' Hotel California.
Rheyne includes some great sounding ethereal percussion in his latest live loop jam with apps and hardware!
Live looping with analog keyboards, USB controllers, iOS devices, and Ableton Live. All loops were recorded live, nothing was pre-recorded.
Download or stream the audio at SoundCloud: http://snd.sc/12eKBdg
- DJ TechTools MIDI Fighter 3D in MF3D Launcher mode
- iPad running Lemur
- iPad running Sunrizer
- iPad running Animoog
- Oxygen25 controlling NI's Kontakt for piano
- Oxygen25 controlling Sunrizer via an iConnectMIDI
- KMI QuNeo controlling NI's Kontakt (drums)
- DSI MoPho Keyboard
- Akai APC20
- Novation Launchpad
- Moog Prodigy
- Fender Rhodes w/ MXR Wylde Overdrive
- PreSonus 1818VSL connected to a Macbook Pro
- 4x Chauvet Slim Par 56 LED
- 2x American DJ Mega 50 RGB
- American DJ H2O LED