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GarageBand 2.3 update

GarageBand 2.3 Update

GarageBand 2.3 for iPhone and iPad builds on its already excellent existing features by adding a host of new instruments and sounds to work with. Back in Janua...
GarageBand freeze crash

Stop Crashes and Freezes in GarageBand

There's nothing worse than getting stuck into your latest GarageBand project, adding effects, flex time edits, Software instruments etc only for GarageBand to f...
GarageBand Automation

How To Use Automation In GarageBand

You've recorded all of your tracks, added effects and mixed your project. You're done, right? Well, if you want your GarageBand project to sound top notch...
GarageBand Secrets

Top 3 GarageBand Secrets

There's a reason why tens of thousands of green behind the ears would-be recording engineers/producers start out with GarageBand. While at first glance Garag...
garageband arrangement

How To Use The Arrangement Track

While at first glance Garageband 10's arrangement track may not seem like the most exciting feature in the world, I guarantee that learning how to use it to its...
GarageBand Automation

Where Did Automation Go? Q&A #11

With a new modern design, added Drummers, new sounds and an abundance of interface improvements, it's fair to say that GarageBand's 10.2 update gives you a lot ...
GarageBand Loops

Beginner’s Guide To GarageBand Loops

Since it's launch back in 2004, one of GarageBand's coolest features has been the huge number of Loops available to users. With over 2000 loops to get to gri...
Get Music On Spotify Apple Music

Get Your Music On Spotify And Apple Music

You've spent countless hours writing, recording and mixing your latest Single, EP or Album. Maybe you've had it professionally mastered or got it up to broadcas...
GarageBand 10.2

GarageBand 10.2 Update

Hot on the heels of their annual World Wide Developers Conference this year, Apple has released updates for GarageBand 10 on macOS and GarageBand 2 on iOS. A...
How To Use Live Loops

How To Use Live Loops

Introduced as one of GarageBand iOS' new features in January 2016, Live Loops allows you create music quickly and easily using an intuitive cell system. Usin...
iOS Guitar Apps

Top 5 iOS Guitar Apps

It's never been easier to record on the go - there's a huge market for portable instrument interfaces nowadays aimed squarely at mobile music makers. Since the ...
Garageband plugins

GarageBand 10: How Many Plugins? Q&A #10

Chances are you're going to use GarageBand's built-in plugins (or a third party's) at some point. Activating them on your selected track is as easy as opening S...
SmartRig+ Review
2.5

Saramonic SmartRig+ Review

We're spoiled for choice when it comes to super portable audio interfaces nowadays. Companies like IK Multimedia, Focusrite and Apogee have all released many di...
alchemy

GarageBand iOS Alchemy Tutorial

Apple made waves back in 2015 when it bought Camel Audio, the makers of the hugely popular freeware synth plug-in; Alchemy. A fully featured and redesigned v...
GarageBand 2.2 Update

GarageBand 2.2 Update

 GarageBand 2.2 for iPhone and iPad opens up a new world of possibilities for mobile music makers Surprise, huh?  Proving that it is possible to improve on per...
GarageBand update

GarageBand – Should You Update? Q&A #8

Apple updated GarageBand to version 10 way back in 2013, yet the previous version of our favourite digital audio workstation was so fully featured and stable th...
Apogee Jam 96K Review
3.7

Apogee Jam 96K Review

The original Jam was one of a few high profile 'breakout' devices back in 2012 when recording on the go using your iPhone or iPad became a reality. Positioni...
Blue Cat's Destructor Review
4.6

Blue Cat’s Destructor Review

The latest plug in from the folks at Blue Cat Audio, Destructor is an amp modeling and saturation tool that the company say can simulate any kind of distortion....
How To Share Your Garageband iOS Projects

How To Share Your Garageband iOS Projects

You’ve spent hours writing, practicing, recording and putting the final touches to your latest Garageband masterpiece – what now? Garageband’s built in shari...
5 Ways To Finish Your Garageband Project

5 Ways To Finish Your Garageband Project

How do you know when your project is finished? When is it ready to share? If you're anything like me, starting a new project is easy. You have an awesome new...

Patrick

I’ve been a musician for longer than I care to remember and though I don’t make a living in a recording studio, I have spent the last several years getting to know everything worth knowing about Apple’s Garageband.
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