GarageBand archive

  • Apple GarageBand slip reveals it is next app to be free on iOS 7
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    Apple GarageBand slip reveals it is next app to be free on iOS 7

    By 21 October 2013

    An Apple revision of its "Built-in Apps" page for iPhone 5S on Apple.com briefly revealed that GarageBand will be the next application to be made free to download. Currently £2.99 on the iTunes store in the UK, all indications suggest that it will switch...

  • Apple stocks Squier by Fender USB Stratocaster guitar in online store
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    Apple stocks Squier by Fender USB Stratocaster guitar in online store

    By 13 November 2012

    Fender has launched a USB version of its classic Squier by Fender Stratocaster guitar, which can directly connect to an iPhone, iPod touch, iPad or Mac, and Apple is stocking it in its online stores in several countries. Available on Apple.com for $199.95...

  • Can we recreate the magic of Star Wars using GarageBand?
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    Can we recreate the magic of Star Wars using GarageBand?

    By 23 March 2012

    The GarageBand app on iOS, as formidable as it is, has for a good while remained little more than a means to irritate people on long car journeys. Launched alongside the iPad 2 and now updated for the new iPad, it is one of Apple’s showcase apps for...

  • Griffin StudioConnect and MidiConnect for iPhone play well with GarageBand
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    Griffin StudioConnect and MidiConnect for iPhone play well with GarageBand

    By 11 January 2012

    Griffin has launched a couple of iPhone/iPad accessories that should appeal to iOS music makers, as its MidiConnect and StudioConnect should bring flexibility to any musician working with the OS and its GarageBand software. MIDIConnect joins Griffin's...

  • Ion Audio Guitar Apprentice turns your iPad into an axe (pictures)
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    Ion Audio Guitar Apprentice turns your iPad into an axe (pictures)

    By 9 January 2012

    Ion Audio, the maker of the iCade iPad arcade machine, has crafted a full size guitar accessory that houses an iPad. It then, using apps such as GarageBand, allows you to play virtual axe tunes with the addition of real frets. Better still, the frets...

  • Best iPhone music apps
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    Best iPhone music apps

    By 2 January 2012

    Take one iPhone, add a decent data connection, a pair of headphones that didn't come free in the box and all you need to bring yourself 24/7 music wherever you go is a well chosen set of apps and services. As ever, this is where we come in at Pocket-lint...

  • APP OF THE DAY: Solo review (Android)
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    APP OF THE DAY: Solo review (Android)

    By 24 November 2011

    So, you can’t get GarageBand for Android but the musical flavoured App of the Day on Pocket-lint right now is something that would be welcome round a camp fire in a way perhaps that a portable studio would not be. We’re not saying that this app will...

  • GarageBand for iPhone and iPod touch completes ensemble
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    GarageBand for iPhone and iPod touch completes ensemble

    By 1 November 2011

    GarageBand is now available for iPhone and iPod touch users, thanks to an update to the iPad version of the app on the Apple App Store. Launched to much hype along with the iPad 2 back in March 2011, GarageBand will now let you fire up a range of instruments...

  • How the iPad is changing the face of music
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    How the iPad is changing the face of music

    By 12 September 2011

    Android may be catching up fast, but it was the iPad that made the tablet a must-have piece of kit for any self-respecting gadget aficionado. For the while, at least, the iPad continues to lead the charge and, though its games, web browsing and playing...

  • Best iPad apps for musicians
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    Best iPad apps for musicians

    By 16 August 2011

    The iPad's big, friendly screen and instantaneous swipe control, not to mention its portability, make it an excellent tool for musicians, whether that's for laying down and mixing tracks, tuning a guitar or simply horsing around on a set of virtual bongos....

  • Best iPad 2 apps
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    Best iPad 2 apps

    By 6 May 2011

    So you've got an iPad 2, and now you need to fill it with lovely iPad apps. But with 65,000 apps available just for the iPad what are the best ones to get and are there any that take advantage of the new features of the iPad 2.  We've scoured the massive...