iFretless updates – Blue Mangoo tweak their iFretless range of iOS music apps

I've looked at all of Blue Mangoo's iFretless iOS music apps at one point or another here on the blog; iFretless Bass, iFretless Guitar, iFretless Sax and iFretless Brass.  All use a variation on the same excellent touchscreen performance interface that, for guitar or bass players, will feel very intuitive. All of the apps also come with an excellent sample base and variety of patches. In terms of virtual instrument recreations of this particular sub-set of musical instruments, each is top of … [Read more...]

iFretless updates – Blue Mangoo tweak their iFretless range of iOS music apps

I've looked at all of Blue Mangoo's iFretless iOS music apps at one point or another here on the blog; iFretless Bass, iFretless Guitar, iFretless Sax and iFretless Brass.  All use a variation on the same excellent touchscreen performance interface that, for guitar or bass players, will feel very intuitive. All of the apps also come with an excellent sample base and variety of patches. In terms of virtual instrument recreations of this particular sub-set of musical instruments, each is top of … [Read more...]

iFretless updates – Blue Mangoo tweak their iFretless range of iOS music apps

I've looked at all of Blue Mangoo's iFretless iOS music apps at one point or another here on the blog; iFretless Bass, iFretless Guitar, iFretless Sax and iFretless Brass.  All use a variation on the same excellent touchscreen performance interface that, for guitar or bass players, will feel very intuitive. All of the apps also come with an excellent sample base and variety of patches. In terms of virtual instrument recreations of this particular sub-set of musical instruments, each is top of … [Read more...]

iFretless updates – Blue Mangoo tweak their iFretless range of iOS music apps

I've looked at all of Blue Mangoo's iFretless iOS music apps at one point or another here on the blog; iFretless Bass, iFretless Guitar, iFretless Sax and iFretless Brass.  All use a variation on the same excellent touchscreen performance interface that, for guitar or bass players, will feel very intuitive. All of the apps also come with an excellent sample base and variety of patches. In terms of virtual instrument recreations of this particular sub-set of musical instruments, each is top of … [Read more...]

iFretless Brass update – Blue Mangoo’s iOS brass app gets some tweaks

I posted a full review of Blue Mangoo's excellent iFretless Brass iOS music app when it was first released back in October 2014. If you need some high-quality traditional brass sounds in your iOS music productions, then this is a pretty good way to get them. Like the equally excellent iFretless Bass, iFretless Guitar and iFretless Sax iOS music apps, iFretless Brass combines a guitar-like performance surface that allows you to add various types of performance expression (particularly slides … [Read more...]

iFretless Brass update – Blue Mangoo’s iOS brass app gets tweaks and new sounds

I posted a full review of Blue Mangoo's excellent iFretless Brass iOS music app when it was first released back in October 2014. If you need some high-quality traditional brass sounds in your iOS music productions, then this is a pretty good way to get them. Like the equally excellent iFretless Bass, iFretless Guitar and iFretless Sax iOS music apps, iFretless Brass combines a guitar-like performance surface that allows you to add various types of performance expression (particularly slides … [Read more...]

iFretless Brass giveaway results – one winner of Blue Mangoo’s latest release

I posted a full review of Blue Mangoo's excellent iFretless Brass iOS music app yesterday. If you need some high-quality traditional brass sounds in your iOS music productions, then this is a pretty good way to get them. Like the equally excellent iFretless Bass, iFretless Guitar and iFretless Sax iOS music apps, iFretless Brass combines a guitar-like performance surface that allows you to add various types of performance expression (particularly slides and vibrato) and a very respectable set … [Read more...]

iFretless Brass review – Blue Mangoo add a brass section to their iFretless series

As I posted a couple of days ago, Blue Mangoo – the developer behind the excellent iFretless Bass, iFretless Guitar and iFretless Sax iOS music apps – have a new addition to the series; iFretless Brass. If you are familiar with any of these previous apps then you will know that they deliver brilliant value for money at UK£6.99 each (and are even cheaper if you buy them in a bundle). There is a combination of design factors that make these iFretless apps work so well but the two key elements … [Read more...]

iFretless Brass giveaway – a free copy of Blue Mangoo’s latest release up for grabs

As I posted a week or so ago, Blue Mangoo have just updated their excellent iFretless Guitar virtual instrument app to provide support for iOS8 and the lastest Audiobus SDK. As expected, hot on the heels of the Guitar app came similar iOS8 compatibility updates for the other iFretless apps - iFretless Bass and iFretless Sax - both of which are now available for download via the App Store. However, updates are not the only Blue Mangoo news. As had been known for some time, Hans Andrerson had … [Read more...]