Cubase iC Pro update – Steinberg update their iOS remote control app for Cubase

As regular readers here will be aware, while I'm a huge fan of iOS-based music technology, I do also run a desktop-based music production system. In my case, that's built around Steinberg's Cubase DAW/sequencer (hence my preference for Cubasis under iOS). With quite so many years on my personal Cubase clock, I'm unlikely to be changing tack anytime soon but, having used a number of the obvious competitors, I have to say that it is now quite difficult to find a 'bad' DAW/sequencer whether you are … [Read more...]

Metagrid update – iOS-based remote controller for desktop software gets new features

As regular readers here will know, while I’m a huge fan of iOS-based music making, I also run a desktop music production system. However, that’s something that iOS is now also an integral part of. This can just be as a source of sounds or effects but I also use my iOS hardware as a ‘tool’ to make my desktop system workflow more efficient. In that roll, apps such as Cubase iC Pro (Steinberg’s iOS remote control app for Cubase and which I use all the time) or Duet Display (which allows you to … [Read more...]

Cubase iC Pro update – Steinberg update their iOS remote control app for Cubase

As regular readers here will be aware, while I'm a huge fan of iOs-based music technology, I do also run a desktop-based music production system. In my case, that's built around Steinberg's Cubase DAW/sequencer (hence my preference for Cubasis under iOS). With quite so many years on my personal Cubase clock, I'm unlikely to changing tack anytime soon but, having used a number of the obvious competitors, I have to say that it is now quite difficult to find a 'bad' DAW/sequencer whether you are … [Read more...]

Metagrid review – iOS-based remote controller for desktop DAW/sequencer software

As regular readers here will know, while I’m a huge fan of iOS-based music making, I also run a desktop music production system. However, that’s something that iOS is now also an integral part of. This can just be as a source of sounds or effects; there are some great iOS music apps that more than compete with the desktop and Music IO, Studiomux and Audrieo make this integration a very practical possibility. However, I also use my iOS hardware as a ‘tool’ to make my desktop system workflow … [Read more...]