Samplebot updated – new sample-based music app from Michael Tyson gets some tweaks

Michael Tyson will be well known to iOS music makers. He is part of iOS history with his involvement in Audiobus and, with Loopy HD under his own A Tasty Pixel development label, he has produced one of the most iconic demonstrations of just what iOS can do in terms of creative music making. A couple of weeks ago, we saw the launch of Michael's latest iOS music app offering; Samplebot. As the title suggests, this is a sample-based music creation app but, as you might expect given Michael's … [Read more...]

Samplebot launched – new sample-based music app from Michael Tyson/A Tasty Pixel

Michael Tyson will be well known to iOS music makers. He is part of iOS history with his involvement in Audiobus and, with Loopy HD under his own A Tasty Pixel development label, he has produced one of the most iconic demonstrations of just what iOS can do in terms of creative music making. And today (slightly ahead of schedule apparently) sees the launch of Michael's latest iOS music app offering; Samplebot. As the title suggests, this is a sample-based music creation app but, as you might … [Read more...]

Loopy Masterpiece – Michael Tyson posts a further video with more details of new app in development

I don't know about you but I'm really enjoying the video diary from Michael Tyson about the development process for his 'app-in-development' - Loopy Masterpiece. Michael is also obviously enjoying the process and is getting some useful feedback from potential users about his current plans and the various design choices he has already described. Michael has promised to post regular updates so I'll simply embed the new videos here as and when they appear with the most recent one shown at the … [Read more...]

Loopy Masterpiece – Michael Tyson post new video with more details of new app in development

As I posted a week or so ago, Michael Tyson - the developer behind Loopy HD and also part of the Audiobus team - has plans for a new looper-based app - Loopy Masterpiece - and his introductory video certainly sounded very interesting. True to his word, Michael is back this week with a further video and I've embedded this below. There are all sorts of interesting details shown in the video and, while this is still very much a work in progress (and so subject to change as the development … [Read more...]

Loopy Masterpiece – Michael Tyson shares vision for new looping platform in early development

Loops have become an integral part of modern music making and, while for some musicians, this might simply be a few drum or percussions loops over which they layer their own guitar, bass, keyboard and vocal parts, for others – the ‘loopers’ amongst us – creative use of loops is taken much further. My personal favourite for this method of music making under iOS is Loopy HD. It is one of the best solutions there is and works great on both iPad and iPhone. It is a brilliant piece of software … [Read more...]