Holderness Media has announced the release of Caramel, a highly playable distortion, crusher and fattener effect processor for iPad.
Designed for use with the Audiobus app and USB audio interfaces, Caramel lets you easily add grit, punch and character to input sources such as drums, synth, bass and guitar. Create punchy distorted drum sounds and basslines, colorful lo-fi digital distortion and more.
Caramel also works as an Inter-app Audio effect inside hosts such as AudioShare, Auria, Cubasis and Apple’s own Garageband. Caramel supports Core MIDI for controlling the effect parameters with your favorite MIDI controllers.
Great for adding punch, grit and sonic character to drums, bass and synths with ease.
Compatible with USB audio interfaces such as the Apogee Jam, One, Duet and many more.
Crunch, Crush, Girth, Sizzle and Bite parameters for shaping your distortion tone.
Girth parameter adds subtle to punishing low end boost to drums and bass.
Independent left and right channel effects engines can be linked or controlled independently for interesting stereo distortion.
Use Caramel as an effect inside Garageband, Auria, Cubasis, and AudioShare using Audiobus or Inter-app audio.
Supports new Audiobus 2 state saving feature for full parameter recall via Audiobus presets.
Supports Core MIDI, Virtual MIDI and Network MIDI, plus MIDI learn for easily mapping your favorite controller to Caramel’s effect parameters.
Two distinct modes: Perform and Tweak.
Playable presets, allowing for interesting sonic experimentation on the fly.
Several stereo output modes including Normal Stereo, Wide Stereo and Sum To Mono.
Caramel is available for purchase for $4.99 USD at the iTunes AppStore.
Holderness Media has launched Stereo Designer, an easy to use multi-purpose stereo shaper and Mid/Side processing effect for iPad.
Designed for use with the Audiobus app, Stereo Designer lets you easily sculpt the stereo image of input sources such as vocals, guitar and synths. Create unique wide stereo images, stereoize a mono input, apply mid/side processing and more.
Stereo Designer also works as an Inter-app Audio effect inside hosts such as AudioShare, Auria, Cubasis and Apple’s own Garageband.
Stereo Designer features
Control individual Left/Right channel volume, panning, filter and more.
Mid/Side (M/S) processing mode lets you adjust the volume, high and low pass filters for Mid and Side independently.
Widen or reduce the stereo width of an input signal.
Independent panning position of each channel, allowing for interesting stereo placement.
Individual High and Low Pass filter per channel for additional stereo shaping.
Phase (polarity) invert Left/Right channels.
Isolate the Left or Right channel and manipulate the resulting mono signal.
“Stereoize” mono inputs using individual channel delay + High and Low Pass filters.
Sum Left and Right channels to mono.
Stereo Designer is now available on the App Store for $2.99 USD.
Holderness Media has released version 1.4.7 of its Echo Pad multi-fx processor for iOS.
Echo Pad 1.4.7 adds two new delay effects, Oil Can Delay and Multi-tap.
Echo Pad is a realtime Multi-FX processor compatible with Audiobus including: Tape Echo, Oil Can Delay, Multi-Tap, Stereo Delay, Shimmer Delay, Smooth Filter, Decimator, Flanger, Distortion, Loopers and more. Effects are controlled by a large multi-touch pad on your iPad, iPhone and iPod touch device.
Changes in Echo Pad v1.4.7
New effect Multi-Tap Delay, a stereo multi-tap delay with cross-feedback.
New effect Oil Can Delay, inspired by vintage oil can reverb/echo units.
Adjustable buffer size from 64 to 1024 samples.
New input gain slider.
Option to enable/disable input light animation.
Global preferences now saved (background audio, audio buffer size setting, hardware input setting, input light animation on/off).
Holderness Media has released Echo Pad, a real-time echo effect processor for iOS, featuring a unique delay and sound on sound looper controlled by a multi-touch XY interface.
Use the built in mic on your headphones, plug in a guitar, microphone, synth, drum machine, iOS device, or whatever you want using an audio interface such as the Apogee Jam or MIC, or one of the many other compatible iOS and USB audio interfaces. (Verified up to date list of compatible audio interfaces below.)
Echo Pad was born out of love for tape echoes, sound on sound loopers and noisy, dirty analog delay pedals. Echo Pad excels at hands on warping delay tones and controlled feedback, and is not afraid to get loud.
The app is available to purchase for the introductory price of $2.99 USD.
Holderness Media has released Waviary, an iOS app that is part instrument, part generative ambient music machine, and part virtual wind chimes.
Simple multi-touch control allows anyone to effortlessly create lush ambient soundscapes and environments, or simply listen as Waviary generates its own “forest-like” sonic environments. The generative player can run while you play as well, allowing for a randomized ambient jam session.
A sleep timer is included… put on headphones and let Waviary’s weird, wonderful sounds lull you to sleep.
Lush ambient tones and textures.
Multi-touch controls allow expressive creation of rich ambient soundscapes.
Generative mode creates endlessly evolving sonic environments.
Varied tone sets (additional tone sets added FREE with updates).
Octave up/down buttons.
Lock button to lock spirals in place, or unlock to move freely.
Waviary for iPad is available to purchase for $0.99 USD.