hearEQ update – Ten Kettles make your ears work harder in their iOS EQ ear-training app

I first reviewed hearEQ by Ten Kettles back in April 2014 soon after it was released. Essentially, this app provides an EQ training utility. It is very easy to use with a clear and simple design and, providing you have the self-discipline to spend time using it, for a chump change price (the app is currently UK£3.99/US$4.99 and offers a couple of inexpensive IAPs to expand the feature set), it will undoubtedly help improve your listening skills and your ability to identify specific frequency … [Read more...]

hearEQ giveaway results – 5 winners of Ten Kettles EQ training app

We have had quite a few app giveaways running here at the Music App Blog over the last couple of weeks but that doesn't seem to have exhausted the generosity of the iOS music app development community. So, next up is Ten Kettles excellent ear training app hearEQ. This app provides a very straightforward DIY training and testing environment for you to brush up and improve your ability to identify different frequency bands and, when it comes to mixing, knowing where to go with your equaliser … [Read more...]

hearEQ giveaway – 5 copies of Ten Kettles EQ training app to be won

We have had quite a few app giveaways running here at the Music App Blog over the last couple of weeks but that doesn't seem to have exhausted the generosity of the iOS music app development community. So, next up is Ten Kettles excellent ear training app hearEQ. This app provides a very straightforward DIY training and testing environment for you to brush up and improve your ability to identify different frequency bands and, when it comes to mixing, knowing where to go with your equaliser … [Read more...]

hearEQ update – Ten Kettles revamp their iOS EQ ear-training app

I first reviewed hearEQ by Ten Kettles back in April 2014 soon after it was released. Essentially, this app provides an EQ training utility. It is very easy to use with a clear and simple design and, providing you have the self-discipline to spend time using it, for a chump change price (the app is currently UK£3.99/US$4.99 and offers a couple of inexpensive IAPs to expand the feature set), it will undoubtedly help improve your listening skills and your ability to identify specific frequency … [Read more...]

hearEQ update – Ten Kettles bring iOS9 tweaks to their EQ ear-training app

I first reviewed hearEQ by Ten Kettles back in April 2014 soon after it was released. Essentially, this app provides an EQ training utility. It is very easy to use with a clear and simple design and, providing you have the self-discipline to spend time using it, for a chump change price (the app is currently UK£2.29 and offers a couple of inexpensive IAPs to expand the feature set), it will undoubtedly help improve your listening skills and your ability to identify specific frequency ranges when … [Read more...]

hearEQ update – Ten Kettles tweak their EQ ear-training app

I first reviewed hearEQ by Ten Kettles back in April 2014 soon after it was released. Essentially, this app provides an EQ training utility. It is very easy to use with a clear and simple design and, providing you have the self-discipline to spend time using it, for a chump change price (the app is currently UK£2.29 and offers a couple of inexpensive IAPs to expand the feature set), it will undoubtedly help improve your listening skills and your ability to identify specific frequency ranges when … [Read more...]

hearEQ giveaway results – 10 winners of Ten Kettles EQ training app

I've given hearEQ from Ten Kettles a few shout-outs here on the Music App Blog. The app provides a very straightforward DIY training and testing environment for you to brush up and improve your ability to identify different frequency bands and, when it comes to mixing, knowing where to go with your equaliser controls to cut or boost just the required frequencies for a particular sound, can really speed up the process. Thanks to Alex Andrews from Ten Kettles, I had 10 copies of hearEQ to give … [Read more...]

hearEQ giveaway – 10 copies of Ten Kettles EQ training app up for grabs

We may have had a mega-Christmas giveaway here at the Music App Blog but that doesn't seem to have exhausted the generosity of the iOS music app development community. So, the first giveaway of the 2015 is with us; Ten Kettles excellent ear training app hearEQ. This app provides a very straightforward DIY training and testing environment for you to brush up and improve your ability to identify different frequency bands and, when it comes to mixing, knowing where to go with your equaliser … [Read more...]

hearEQ update – Ten Kettles bring new features to their EQ ear-training app

One area that lots of recording musicians find difficult is in mixing and a major element of this – both for newbies and, it has to be said, even for the more experienced – can be applying suitable EQ to your various tracks so that the mix sounds balanced and reproduces reasonably well on different playback systems. While your ability to achieve this depends upon the suitability of your monitoring system, it also requires well educated ears. Fortunately, the App Store has some apps for that … [Read more...]