Regular visitors to this website know I have issues with colour. As much as possible I try to strip it from my website. I’m not sure if it was intentional or not, but Evangelos Koudonas has released the first album that I’ve decided to write about and included a colour in the album name. Obviously Evangelos couldn’t have known that I’d write this article, but still he has made me say Into the Blue is an outstanding album. Even if it does say blue. … Into the Blue (fresh new music by Evangelos Koudonas)
The latest update to the amazing JamUp Pro XT saw the introduction of an 8-Track recorder. Now, not only can you use the built-in phrase sampler to create your own sound-over-sound recordings, but you can record yourself over imported tracks through iTunes. Or you can record yourself on eight tracks of layered brilliance*.
* This assumes you’re a brilliant guitarist. … JamUp Pro XT adds an 8-Track recorder
JamUp Pro XT version 2.2.0 has been released and it brings with it a heap of fancy new additions. One of the fanciest new additions is the ability to connect with the AirTurn wireless pedal—all via BlueTooth. I can’t talk about how that works, so I’ll focus on the other new features that I have already played with. Those, I can say I already love. … JamUp Pro XT version 2.2.0 released
I’ve written a few Blog posts now about recording your guitar on the iPhone. Much of this information is of course easily transferable to the iPad. Now that I’ve experienced the iPad though I have to share how much easier it is.
Whoever said size doesn’t count is a liar. … JamUp Pro, InstantDrummer, StudioTrack and me
I love playing guitar on my iPhone. I also love that with the right apps I can play along with some songs on my guitar. What I was only smart enough to work out recently was that by using the right apps and the pedal and amp suggestions that the awesome Guitar World magazine provides, I can play along sounding somewhat like the song I’m playing along with. Handy!
Many people have figured this out before me no doubt, but I’m going to share my screenshots of presets all the same to show how you too can setup your sounds before you play along with your favourite tracks. … JamUp Pro and Guitar World … Rock!
JamUp Pro is one of the more recent discoveries I’ve made in my quest for iPhone amplifier simulator perfection. I started with their free version (JamUp Lite), loved it and quickly made the jump to the Pro version. There are a few reasons for the quick leap towards the paid version. One, sound quality. Two, the recording interface. Three, the way you can order the amps and effects. Four, the graphical design. For a graphic designer, this is pretty important.
Also, I love that JamUp Pro enabled me to write another Blog entry that has a list! … JamUp Pro for iPhone