Feelyoursound has announced a limited time sale on XotoPad, offering a 50% discount on the app that turns any Windows 8 multitouch computer into a flexible MIDI touch controller device.
Control everything via touch, keyboard, and mouse input. Jam around, play the drums, trigger some loops – or play chords with the touch of your finger. Most DAWs will even allow you to mute channels and control playback with MIDI commands. Perfect for live performances!
Control other MIDI software and hardware at your fingertips!
Easy to use interface, perfect for live and studio use.
Extremely low latencies.
2 banks with 16 pads, 1 bank with 36 pads, 1 bank with 4 pads.
Multitouch and keyboard input for jamming.
Ready for Windows 8 Desktop (32 Bit and 64 Bit).
Way cheaper than any hardware controller – but more flexible at the same time.
Buy once, get updates forever.
XotoPad is available to purchase at a 50% discount until December 5th, 2013 (regular 29 EUR).
Steinberg has released version 1.6 of Cubasis for iOS, a portable music production system.
Cubasis is Steinberg’s streamlined, multitouch sequencer for the iPad. Specially designed for quick and easy operation, Cubasis makes recording, editing and mixing a breeze. Record tracks in CD audio quality, and edit your music with the Key and Sample Editors, while the included mixer and audio effects polish your song to perfection.
Cubasis comes loaded with dozens of virtual instrument sounds which can be played in real time using the virtual keyboard and drum pads. Cubasis’ projects can be even opened in Cubase under Windows and OS X! Cubasis places touch-intuitive production tools in your hands, opening up a new world of possibilities for your creativity.
Changes in Cubasis v1.6
New pristine audio engine with extended sample rates (44.1/48/96kHz) and bit rates (16/24-bit).
Real-time playback of arbitrary audio file formats (44.1/48/96kHz and 16/24/32-bit) independently of the project’s sample rate and bit depth.
Up to 24 assignable physical outputs.
Assignable metronome output and pan.
MIDI Clock latency compensation slider.
Audio input gain adjustment option for audio interfaces and external microphones.
The Cubasis app is available from the Apple App Store for $49.99 USD. Previous customers can download the update free of charge.
The developers of touchAble have announced the upcoming version 2 of the iPad app for controlling Ableton Live.
touchAble provides a powerful, intuitive and reliable multitouch control solution for professional use. touchAble includes templates for lives plugins and is fully compatible with vsts, audiounits and instruments.
touchAble is supported by many professional musicians, performers, djs and composers around the world, who use touchAble on stage or in studio.
Changes in touchAble 2
Complete rebuild of the app.
New and faster Engine.
New Graphic interface.
New Template editor module : build your own controllers pages.
New Midi editor/ step sequencer.
New Isomorphic keyboard.
New Browser lets access to your library.
Complete rebuild of XY pad module.
Hundreds of new features, change and improvements.
touchAble 2 will be available soon. The update will be free for all touchAble users. Full compatibility with Live 8 and Live 9, Intro, Standard & Suite.
Steinberg Media has announced the release of their latest iOS app, Cubasis, a multitouch sequencer streamlined for the iPad that offers discerning musicians a reliable, portable music production solution in the proven Steinberg quality.
“Cubasis for the iPad is what many of our customers have been waiting for, and all Cubase users will instantly feel at home with it,” commented Carlos Mendoza Rohde, product marketing manager at Steinberg. “And with unlimited audio and MIDI tracks, export to Cubase and lots of loops, sounds and effects, Cubasis is sure to meet the expectations put upon a sophisticated music production and recording software.”
Supporting iPad’s multitouch gestures, Cubasis opens to the familiar arrangement window with its track list and inspector known from Steinberg’s professional Cubase music production system. Cubasis offers export to Dropbox, AudioCopy and SoundCloud plus project compatibility to its desktop equivalent, Cubase, for Windows and OS X operating systems.
Cubasis features unlimited audio and MIDI tracks. Recorded tracks can be mixed with the integrated mixer, processed with more than ten audio effects the likes of compressor, equalizer and delay, and edited within the easy-to-use Sample Editor.
The included 70+ instrument sounds are based on Steinberg’s acclaimed HALion Sonic workstation, ensuring proven quality complemented by over 300 MIDI and audio loops. These can be triggered using the virtual keyboard and drum pads or by hooking up to Core MIDI compliant external keyboard. The Key Editor allows users to add and change MIDI notes efficiently.
Cubasis for iOS features
Unlimited audio and MIDI tracks (depending on the device used).
Over 70 virtual instrument sounds based on HALion Sonic.
Mixer with over 10 effect processors (insert and send effects).
Over 300 MIDI and audio loops.
Virtual keyboard and virtual drum pads.
Sample Editor and Key Editor.
Export to Cubase, Dropbox, SoundCloud, AudioCopy and email.
Core Audio and Core MIDI compatible hardware supported.
Sequence other Core MIDI apps (MIDI recording only) and run Cubasis simultaneously via background audio.
Import audio from your iTunes music library or using iTunes file sharing, use AudioPaste or set up a Wi-Fi server in Cubasis .
Audio mixdown and MIDI export.
Cubasis is available to purchase for 44.99 EUR including German VAT.