Jimi Hendrix’s Rig Gets Virtualized On The iPad

amplitube-irig-jimi-hendrixIK Multimedia has released AmpliTube Jimi Hendrix  – a new app that offers virtual recreations of the legendary guitar icon’s pedals and amplifiers..

AmpliTube Jimi Hendrix is a mobile guitar effects processor and recording studio app that lets you play, practice and record with Jimi Hendrix’s gear, anytime and everywhere. Use the iRig or iRig STOMP interface to connect your guitar to your iPhone/iPod touch/iPad, and use iRig MIDI to control AmpliTube Jimi Hendrix with your floor controller.

AmpliTube Jimi Hendrix lets you build a flexible guitar signal chain complete with 4 stompbox effects and an amplifier head with cabinet, plus a single-track recorder (expandable to 8 tracks) for capturing your musical ideas quickly and easily.

AmpliTube Jimi Hendrix features models of all the gear used by Hendrix, including amplifiers like the JH GOLD based on the Marshall JTM45 and the JH DUAL based on the Fender Dual Showman.

AmpliTube Jimi Hendrix also features a Song player section that allows you to play along with songs or backing tracks by importing them directly from your device’s iPod library, or from your computer.  The Song section also includes SpeedTrainer, which can slow down or speed up the tempo of audio material without affecting pitch. A digital chromatic tuner and metronome are also included.

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iRig Stomp Now Available

IK Multimedia has announced it is now shipping its iRig Stomp stomp box guitar interface for iOS devices.

Guitar and bass players can now integrate their favorite iOS signal processing apps into their existing live pedalboard setup, for enhanced tone shaping and effects processing using an iPhone/iPod touch or iPad.

iRig Stomp is based on the AmpliTube iRig interface. It  is compatible with any iPhone, iPod touch or iPad guitar amp or instrument app.

Here’s a demo of the iRig Stomp in action:

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Slash On AmpliTube Slash for iPhone, iPod touch, iPad, Mac/PC

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Slash talks about the new AmpliTube Slash app for iPhone, iPod touch, iPad, Mac/PC

Interesting comments from Slash – “My new album, Apocalyptic Love, was entirely written while we were on tour. By using my iPhone along with IK’s AmpliTube and iRig I was able to capture whatever ideas I had swimming in my head, usually around 4am.”

All versions of AmpliTube Slash feature models of the gear used by Slash in the studio and for his live performances.

Additionally AmpliTube Slash provides a fully integrated multi-track recording studio for capturing ideas quickly and easily or producing entire songs and compositions (via in-app purchase on iOS versions). A robust song player section gives users the ability to play along with songs or backing tracks by importing them directly from their device library or computer.

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Shredder for iPhone Guitar Synth (Sneak Preview)

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Here’s a sneak preview of Yonac Software‘s just announced Shredder for iPhone.

Shredder is an app that lets you use your iPhone (or iPad) as a guitar synthesizer.

Here’s the official description:

SHREDDER for iPhone – Synth for Guitar:

Raspy synth swells? Gotcha covered. Bass-doubled riffs? Yup. Strings ‘n Things for beefing up the mix? Ditto. No special synth pickup needed.

SHREDDER is a synthesizer controlled by your guitar. Pop it on, plug in your guitar, hit the “Guitar Synth” button and start jamming. SHREDDER comes with a true analog synth engine including dual oscillators, 3 types of filter, a dedicated FM envelope as well as other goodies like dual LFOs, a virtual pedalboard and more. Chose among 100+ built-in presets, or create and save endless ones of your own.

SHREDDER comes with a dedicated guitar mix fader to mix in your guitar, and has attack and decay sensitivity faders to allow you to customize guitar tracking to your playing and input interface, whether its a USB in, a guitar adapter or the plain built-in mic. Headphones are required with use of the built in-mic.

We’ll keep an eye out for this. It’s officially ‘coming soon’.

iRig Review & Amplitube Review

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This video offers a review and demo of IK Multimedia’s iRig and Amplitube.

The iRig cable is an adapter that allows you to connect you guitar to your iOS device like an iPhone, iPod touch, or iPad. The iRig from IKMultimedia.com retails for $40.

IK Multimedia offers two apps that work with the iRig. One is the free version and the other is the full paid version for $19.99.

AmpliTube Fender For iPhone & iPad

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IK Multimedia released this teaser video for AmpliTube Fender for iPhone and iPad  – The new AmpliTube Fender app for iPhone/iPod touch is full-featured Fender Tone guitar rig with a built-in recording studio.

Now you can dial in your favorite Fender guitar amp and effects sounds with the new AmpliTube Fender mobile app for iPhone/iPod touch.

AmpliTube iRig Video Tutorial

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In this video guitarist Chris Buono demonstrates how to set up some amp modeling and effects configuration’s in Amplitube.

Amplitube is an amp modeling and guitar processing app from IK Multimedia that runs on Apple iOS devices like the iPad, iPhone and iPod Touch. Chris takes you through creating a setup from scratch and explains what each setting does and how to use it. For guitarists looking to add amp modeling to their rig but don’t want to use a laptop this is a great place to start.

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iRig Guitar Amp Simulator for iPad Review

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This is a video review of iRig for iPad – a new solution for mobile practice & recording.

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AmpliTube iRig / AmpliTube For iPad (Demo)

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This video demos AmpliTube iRig & AmpliTube For iPad – a combination that turns an iPad into an extremely portable guitar practice rig. Continue reading AmpliTube iRig / AmpliTube For iPad (Demo)

AmpliTube + iRig Review

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This is a review of AmpliTube & iRig, a combination that lets you run guitar amps and effects on your iPhone or iPad.

IK Multimedia AmpliTube iRig is a combination of an easy-to-use instrument interface adapter and guitar and bass tone mobile software:

With AmpliTube iRig, you can plug your guitar into your iPhone/iPod touch/iPad and jam anywhere. Simply plug the iRig interface into your mobile device, plug your instrument into the appropriate input jack, plug in your headphones, amp or powered speakers, download ‘AmpliTube FREE’ version for iPhone or for iPad, and start rocking.

You’ll have at your fingertips the sound and control up to 4 recombinable simultaneous stompbox effects + amplifier + cabinet + microphone just like a traditional guitar or bass stage rig!

Add amps and effects as you need them — you can expand your rig with up to 11 stomps, 5 amps, 5 cabinets and 2 microphones in the AmpliTube iRig app custom shop.

Amplitube iRig retails for $39.99. You can find out more about it at the IK Multimedia site.

If you’ve used AmpliTube iRig – leave a comment and let us know what you think of it!