BeatMaker 3 launched – Intua deliver long-awaited v.3 of their iOS DAW/sequencer – and on SALE

Intua's BeatMaker has been around on the App Store in one form or another for a very long time. BeatMaker 2, despite its name, is a full-fledged music production environment and I reviewed the app a few years ago here on the blog. Intua have obviously been continuing work on the app - and it has a loyal following - but they are not one of the developers that pump out regular updates. However, the app did receive regular attention to support the user base as iOS music tech itself has … [Read more...]

BeatMaker 2 updated – Intua bring Ableton Link support – and on SALE

Intua's BeatMaker 2 music app that, despite its name, is a full-fledged music production environment and I reviewed the app a couple of years ago here on the blog. Intua have obviously been continuing work on the app - and it has a loyal following - but they are not one of the developers that pump out regular updates. However, the app did receive its first significant update since June when v.2.6.1 arrived on the App Store over the week-end. There are a number of more minor tweaks and … [Read more...]

Beatmaker 2 updated – Intua bring iOS9 and iPad Pro support – and on SALE

Intua's BeatMaker 2 music app that, despite its name, is a full-fledged music production environment and I reviewed the app a couple of years ago here on the blog. Intua have obviously been continuing work on the app - and it has a loyal following - but they are not one of the developers that pump out regular updates. However, the app did receive its first significant update in just over a year when v.2.5.8 arrived on the App Store over the week-end. There are a number of more minor tweaks … [Read more...]

Beatmaker 2 updated – Intua add inter app audio support

Intua's BeatMaker 2 music app that, despite its name, is a full-fledged music production environment and not just a drum tool, has received a fairly significant upgrade this week. The headline features introduced with v.2.5 are inter app audio support under iOS7, the availability of new sound banks and kits through the Sound Store (including some free sound banks) and a new stereo delay effect.There are also a number of more minor tweaks and additions plus the usual round of bug fixes, … [Read more...]

Beatmaker 2 by Intua – music app review

Intua’s Beatmaker music app has been around for quite a while. The original version was released as an iPhone app as far back as 2008 and Beatmaker 2 first appeared in February 2011 – for both iPhone/iPod Touch and iPad – and has seen regular upgrades since. In terms of music making, Beatmaker has always been designed to be a complete (stand alone?) compositional environment. The original tools consisted of sample-based drum machine and keyboard instruments, a well-specified sequencing … [Read more...]