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Category Archives: Guitar Apps

Guitar Apps covers all iOS guitar apps news and also desktop guitar apps or guitar software.

Strum Guitar like Justin with FourChords app

Written on April 13, 2014 at 9:00 am, by Jon

Press Release
FourChords, the Guitar Karaoke app (free on iOS) has launched a new “strumming” feature to help aspiring beginners learn to strum their guitars via their iPhones and iPads.

Developed by Finnish music app developer Musopia, the FourChords …

Toontrack releases Classic Amps EZmix Pack

Written on April 12, 2014 at 6:51 pm, by Jon

Back in Nov 2012 I reviewed Toontrack’s Metal Guitar Gods EZMix Pack for EZMix 2 and I was really impressed at the quality of presets available from some big names in modern metal such as Misha Mansoor and Frederik Thorndahl. …

Amplitube Orange released for iPad

Written on April 7, 2014 at 9:00 am, by Jon

amplitube orange ipad

AmpliTube Orange is a complete, full-featured guitar/bass amp and effects rig for your iPad that includes a single track (expandable to 8 tracks) recorder for capturing your performances on the go. It features intuitive tools, tones and controls that will

Gear Demo: TSE Audio X50 V2

Written on March 17, 2014 at 1:47 pm, by Jon

After reading a lot of good press on the TSE Audio plugins I decided to download their free TSE 808 overdrive plugin and I was impressed it is a great sounding drive pedal so I figured why not give their …

Mark Holcomb of Periphery on JamUp and BIAS by Positive Grid

Written on March 12, 2014 at 11:16 am, by Jon

Here’s a short clip of me jamming through a couple riffs using a custom amp in BIAS, and running through several features in JamUp. The song list is:

1. Pale Aura
2. an untitled demo (which may or may not

db audioware release The Flying Haggis iPad Guitar Amp

Written on March 11, 2014 at 9:32 am, by Jon

Flying Haggis iPad App
Surely this should win an award for name alone!

Press Release
Based on db audioware’s award-winning amp for Mac and Windows, Flying Haggis for iPad is the latest evolution of this all-original amp design. The vintage preamp and tone stack, …

Free Amp Sim and Cabinet emulation Plugins from LePou

Written on March 5, 2014 at 11:25 am, by Jon

I have been meaning to make this video for a while now not so much because LePou’s plugins are free (you can donate via the website though) but because so many people use the LePou amps sims and LeCab and …

Positive Grid BIAS now available on iPhone

Written on February 21, 2014 at 9:39 am, by Jon

My favourite iPad amp modelling app Positive Grid’s BIAS is now available for iPhone!

Press Release
The new iPhone and iPod Touch version of BIAS features a number of sonic improvements over its initial iPad version debut, as well as …

Steve Vai announces new App – Vai 360°

Written on February 19, 2014 at 2:41 pm, by Jon

Now this is a cool idea, Steve Vai has collaborated with Mativision (who unbeknownst to me have already created 360° Apps for the likes of Slash, Dream Theater and Muse) to create an app for iOS that has video performances …

Winter NAMM 2014: Peavey® Introduces Redesigned ReValver™ 4 Amp Modeling Software

Written on January 25, 2014 at 1:22 pm, by Jon

I have never tried Peavey ReValver but there are those that say version 3 was the best amp modelling software available when it was released so I’m glad that Peavey have not only continued development but in fact totally redesigned …