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Status HD One Headphones Review
3.5

Status HD One Headphones Review

Is it possible to get premium quality sound from a budget price pair of headphones? Status Audio seem to think so - their philosophy being "No logos. No celebr...
Garageband sampler

Garageband iOS Tutorial: The Sampler

One of Garageband iOS' frequently overlooked features, the sampler is a fantastic tool that you can use to turn practically any sound into a melody. Capturin...
Audio Technica AT2020 Garageband
4.3

Audio Technica AT2020 Review

The first thing I thought when popping my shiny new Audio Technica AT2020 out of it's box was 'Wow, this doesn't look like it cost under £100'. Having said t...
Adele Hello Garageband

Adele – Hello (GARAGEBAND TUTORIAL)

Garageband genius Arvid Sandgren gives another composition masterclass on Garageband iOS, this time showing us how to recreate Adele's worldwide chart topper 'H...
Garageband Pedalboard tutorial

Garageband Pedalboard Tutorial

Just like Garageband's Amp Designer, the Pedalboard has enough power under the hood to really help bring out the best in your guitar tracks. Whether you're l...
Killer Album Teasers: Q&A #7

Killer Album Teasers: Q&A #7

Whether you're planning to release your music on a big scale or just to a handful of fans, getting the word out about your upcoming magnum opus is definitely im...

Garageband Amp Designer Tutorial

One of my favorite features, Garageband's built in Amp Designer is all you need to produce amazing guitar tones in your project. Lifted wholesale from Apple'...
Get More Sounds

Get More Sounds

I can almost guarantee that at some point in your Garageband career, you're going to want to get more sounds and add some new instruments and/or loops to the 'v...
Restore Your Recordings: Q&A #6

Restore Your Recordings – Q&A #6

In the latest installment of Garageband Q&A, I'll show you how to create a quick and easy workaround to a pretty big oversight that Apple are yet to address...
Free Garageband Plug-In Bundles

Free Garageband Plug-In Bundles

You know me - I love a freebie. Almost as much as I love having a fiddle with some brand spanking new plug-ins in Garageband! For this post i've searched far...
Automation hacks: Q&A #5

Automation Hacks – Q&A #5

Getting to grips with Automation in Garageband can be a little tricky, but ultimately essential if you want your next magnum opus to sound just right. I've ...
Return Of The Ultimate Lo Fi Weapon!

The Return Of The Ultimate Lo-Fi Weapon!

To celebrate their 15th birthday, Izotope have re released their very first plug in - Vinyl - for free! Updated to 64 bit, Izotope Vinyl can now be used in t...
USB Mic VS Audio Interface - Q&A #4 Garageband Microphone

USB Mic VS Audio Interface – Q&A #4

In this latest edition of Garageband Q&A, Jeanne Wolfe asks whether a USB microphone (the Samson C01U to be exact) is a good way to get started when recordi...

Garageband Q&A

I get a LOT of questions about Garageband - dozens every week in fact. If you've signed up for my newsletter and downloaded your free copy of my Garageband Q...
Garageband 10.1 Review
4.6

Garageband 10.1 Review

It wasn't so long ago that the word 'update' struck fear into the heart of many a Garageband user. Back at the tail end of 2013 Apple unleashed version 10 of Ga...
How to use the compressor in garageband

How To Use The Compressor In Garageband

It may not be the most glamorous, flashy or exciting effect in Garageband's AU plug-in arsenal, but rest assured - the built in compressor is one of the most us...
Garageband tutorial: musical typing

Garageband Tutorial: Musical Typing

From classical pianos to EDM synths, percussion to hard rock guitar sounds; Garageband 10 comes pre packaged with a ton of great sounding virtual instruments th...
Garageband 10 Drummer Track Secrets

Garageband 10 Drummer Track Secrets

Garageband 10's Drummer track is brilliant, isn't it? It's the next best thing to actually recording an actual drummer playing on an actual drum kit. I find ...
How to use the compressor in garageband

Garageband 10 – Bus Channel Workaround

If you've ever worked on a large, multi track project in Garageband, you'll be acutely aware of one of the program's few limitations. There's no option to group...
Garageband 2014 - year in review

Garageband 2014 – Year In Review

It's been a funny old year to be a Garageband user... Personally, I started the year still getting used to the newly released Garageband 10's layout and nuan...

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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