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Monthly Archives: September 2015

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BIAS FX Studio Rack Pack

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Hello all, Today I wanted to take a little time to talk about the Studio Rack Pack available as an in-app-purchase within BIAS FX from Positive Grid. Originally I had planned on making a video to show off these addon effects but it occurred to me that there really isn’t a proper way for me Rock On →

AnalogKit review – A new modular app for hackers, pros, and beginners

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The developers Bitcount Ltd. have recently released a new app call AnalogKit. Billed as a “music hacker’s paradise”, the app aims to please both experienced modular synth users as well as those who just love to experiment. Knowing that I fall more into the latter category, I was eager to take AnalogKit for a spin. Rock On →

DrumKick gets a great new update – Check out the video!

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Developer Mark Jeschke just updated his great app DrumKick to version 1.1.8. With this update, DrumKick is now compatible with MIDI foot controllers, such as the iRig Blueboard or the Keith McMillen SoftStep. Here is an awesome video of Mark busking in the streets on DrumKick, along with some guitar. Check out the use of Rock On →

BIAS FX – A monster guitar effects app from Positive Grid

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If you’re a guitarist using iOS devices, there’s no doubt that you’ve already heard about BIAS FX. Released back in April of this year, I’m very late to the party. But I’m on board now, and I’m very much enjoying the latest offering from Positive Grid. Check of just one of their YouTube demos for Rock On →

Positive Grid Extends BT4 Bluetooth Pedal Pre-Order

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Positive Grid (www.positivegrid.com), creator of the best selling BIAS Amp and BIAS FX guitar amp and effect processors, today announced the pre-order extension of the upcoming BT4 Bluetooth MIDI Controller. After reaching initial goal for early birds pre-order in the first two hours, two more pre-order options have been added to the public: $109 for Rock On →

Jam Maestro gets a big update in Version 3.2!

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Jam Maestro by developer David Blake is an app that we’ve featured here quite a bit on iOS MARS. Both Ryan and myself are primarily guitarists, and this app is brilliant. I’m a self-taught guitarist who primarily learned how to play by reading as many Guitar World and GFTPM tab magazines as I could get Rock On →

Muckraker – The new distortion app from Matthew Caldwell

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Developer Matthew Caldwell has just released another new iOS effects app, this one called Muckraker. This app is a distortion app that is capable of many dangerous things. Check out his video demo: As you can see, this app has a wide range of tones, but it really excels at gritty, nasty distortion. This app Rock On →

PressIt multiband compressor – A new compressor app from Klevgränd Produktion AB

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After boldly promising on Twitter to release a new app every month, the developers from Klevgränd have delivered the first app. Enter PressIt, a multiband compressor app for iPad. Check out their release demo video below: Keeping with their previous interface sensibilities, PressIt provides a simple interface that emphasizes using your ears to find your sound. Rock On →

Emo Chorus – VirSyn’s new chorus app

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Hot on the heels of their Tap Delay app, VirSyn has just released Emo Chorus. Adding to their collection of effects apps, Emo Chorus is, of course, a chorus app. Compact in size, universal, and with a user-friendly interface, this app should appeal to those looking to add little chorus to their sounds. I say Rock On →