Monthly Archives: February 2011

iPad Piano 2 Go from Ion almost here

iPad Piano 2 Go from Ion almost here

PIANO 2 GO transforms your iPod or iPad into a full-blown music making machine; it’s like having your own personal studio! Practice, compose and perform music anywhere using this portable mini-keyboard with a built-in dock for iPod or iPad. Whether a novice or professional, PIANO 2 GO will have you creating and performing music for all your family, friends and fans to enjoy.

Tone2 Audiosoftware release Gladiator 2.3 update

Tone2 Audiosoftware release Gladiator 2.3 update

Tone2 Audiosoftware have announced the availability of a free update for Gladiator 2. Gladiator 2 gives you a groundbreaking approach to sound generation, while supporting an extensive list of synthesis methods including Tone2’s award winning Harmonic Content Morphing (HCM)HCM uses a large, expandable collection of standard and resynthesized waves, these waves can be modified in real time, altering their harmonic structure. The innovative HCM synthesis covers new and unique aural territory, only possible with Gladiator.

Trent Reznor wins Oscar for The Social Network OST

Trent Reznor wins Oscar for The Social Network OST

Last night, Trent Reznor won a Academy Award (Oscar) for the original soundtrack he made together with Atticus Ross for The Social Network. In honour of that achievement we are posting a video where Melena Ryzik visits Trent Reznor in his home studio to discuss his work on the Oscar nominated score of “The Social Network.” originally posted by the New York Times.

Something for the Weekend: So, uhm … what is Soundcloud?

Something for the Weekend: So, uhm … what is Soundcloud?

Silly title of this post, we know. Because we assume you know what Soundcloud is or else you have been living under a rock for the past 2 years (just kidding, … don’t hate us!). But SoundCloud is a online audio platform that lets music professionals receive, send and distribute their music. Primarily SoundCloud provides an efficient and simple way for music professionals to exchange music they are working on in private settings allowing for easy collaboration and communication prior to a public release.

Developer Preview of Mac OS X Lion released

Developer Preview of Mac OS X Lion released

Apple today released a developer preview of Mac OS® X Lion, which takes some of the best ideas from iPad™ and brings them back to the Mac® for the eighth major release of the world’s most advanced operating system. Lion features Mission Control, an innovative new view of everything running on your Mac; Launchpad, a new home for all your Mac apps; full screen apps that use the entire Mac display; and new Multi-Touch™ gestures. Lion also includes the Mac App Store℠, the best place to discover, install and automatically update Mac apps. The Lion preview is available to Mac Developer Program members through the Mac App Store today, and the final version of Lion will ship to customers this summer.

Image-line and Xewton collaboration for FL studio mobile?

Image-line and Xewton collaboration for FL studio mobile?

Mobile iPad studios. There are manny apps available. I always wondered why company’s that make DAWs in the computer world don’t make iOS apps of their DAW. Until now! It looks like Image-line hooked up with the Xewton team for FL studio Mobile. FL Studio mobile will allow you to create complete multi-track projects on your iPod, iPhone or iPad and, if you want, load mobile projects into FL Studio and take them to the next level.

Midas VeniceF mixing consoles include Propellerhead Record

Midas VeniceF mixing consoles include Propellerhead Record

Propellerhead Software today announced that their highly acclaimed Record software has been chosen by premium mixing console maker Midas to be included with all new VeniceF mixing consoles. The recently-launched VeniceF mixing console features the full functionality and sound quality of the much-loved Midas XL3 EQ and filter section, Midas mic preamps, 100mm faders, increased channel and input count, a dual 7×2 matrix and a reorganised master section layout. Furthermore the VeniceF’s 32×32 FireWire capability adds 32 channels of multitrack recording and playback (VeniceF 320) using any suitable FireWire-equipped computer, without the need for additional costly interfaces.