Ampify, sub-brand from Novation, creator of Blocs Wave app introduced its new product Groovebox, a completely free platform all-in-one for iPad that offers you all basics necessary to take your creativity to the music terrain.
You will have two synthesizers dedicated to harmony and melody (Poly-8), and other to create basslines (Retrobass), also a drum machine (Drumbox) capable of loading patterns or make your own sequences. The instruments provide advanced functions for adjusting parameters such as filter or waveshape, this virtual gears will have an exclusive store for find sounds. In addition, you will get a mixer and functions to keep everything selected in a musical key. Your projects can be synchronize via Ableton Link, for then export your creations to your DAW.
It should be mentioned again that the app is free, however, if you are looking to take advantage of Groovebox, you need to pay for in-app purchases for use another features.
Check demo below.
Groovebox is compatible with iPad 4th Generation, iPad Air 1/2, iPad Pro 9.7/12.9, iPad Mini 2/3/4, iPod Touch 6th Generation, iPhone 5/5C/5S, iPhone 6/6S, iPhone 6S/6S Plus, iPhone 7/7 Plus. Requires iOS 10.
• Discover and build ideas – Quickly explore sounds with hundreds of melody and rhythm patterns
• Play touchable instruments – Create your own melodies and beats
• Three powerful instruments – Drumbox, Retrobass and Poly-8
• Build beats – Play drum pads or keys, sequence notes or use patterns
• Sound innovation – Synths developed in partnership with synth pioneers Novation
• Expand your sounds – Regular, fresh-content drumpacks, presets and patterns*
• Production-ready sounds – Crafted by world-class sound designers and artists
• Extendable Instruments – Expose more tweakable synth controls
• Sequence your music – Draw notes and build patterns instead of playing them
• Stay in time and key – Choose from any tempo, key or musical scale
• Mix your music – 8-track mixer on iPad. Instrument focus mixer on iPhone.
• Share your music – Easily create a mix of your music to share with others
*Requires In-App Purchase
• Jam with others – Audiobus, Inter-App Audio, Ableton Link and Ableton Export
• Ableton Export – Easily send your project to Ableton Live
• Full scale support – All keys and major, minor and modes supported
• Project management – Rename, duplicate and delete
• iPad Pro support – Optimised to use the entire iPad Pro screen
• Send your ideas to a laptop – Batch export your pads as a .zip file, or use Ableton Export
• Bluetooth speaker supported
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