12/06/2011, Good news musicians! If you own the iPad and have been looking forward to connecting your guitar/bass/electric violin to the tablet and laying down some tracks on Garage Band, Griffin has announced the GuitarConnect Pro which adds an instrument input to the iPad and the iPhone.
11/16/2011, Remember Myxer, the social radio service that allows friends to share and enjoy music together? Well, the company has recently announced the availability of its iOS app, bringing the music sharing service to the mobile world. The app works with Facebook users as well, so not all your friends need to be on the same platform to use Myxer together. Myxer for iOS will let users listen to music in […]
10/19/2011, Always wanted to learn how to play the piano but you never have time to attend proper lessons? Well, if you’ve got an iPad and some time on your own, you don’t need a teacher anymore. ION has got the answer for you. Called the PIANO APPRENTICE, this accessory for the iPad consists of a small piano keyboard with a dock for you to place the tablet.
10/14/2011, Boxee has launched a Spotify app which is now available in nine countries. As of late, Facebook was getting all the Spotify love, but it’s great to see that Boxee users can stream music directly from Boxee Box (read our review) and on Boxee for PC/Mac/Linux as well. Spotify has started as a European online music company whose goal was to allow free access to music, and enable social music […]
10/04/2011, So we know that Apple has plans for an iTunes in the Cloud service, where users can synchronize songs bought from the iTunes store across multiple devices, such as their computers, iPhones and iPads wirelessly. It has initially been limited to just the US market due to Apple inking deals major labels and publishers based in the US, however the good news is that Apple is expected to make an […]
09/23/2011, Spotify made its debut in the US on July 14th but it was an invite-only service. But after Facebook’s announcement to integrate more services and apps into its service, it looks like Spotify is ready to open up to the rest of the country. Folks who have been pining for an invite since its launch but haven’t gotten on yet will be glad to know that as of today, anybody […]
09/20/2011, When you first hear “Electronic Guitar Bag”, the first thing that comes to mind will probably be a guitar-shaped gig bag that people use to carry their electric guitars around. Well, ThinkGeek is here to destroy that notion with the launch of its new Electronic Guitar Bag. Firstly it’s not even a guitar-shaped bag, it comes in the form of a messenger bag, and you’ll have to try really hard […]
09/15/2011, There are a couple of music cloud services available or soon-to-be available. As far as the big names are concerned, you have Google Music and the soon-to-be launched iTunes Match by Apple. With the never-ending Android versus iOS debate going on, if you don’t want to have to take sides, perhaps TriPlay’s MyMusicCloud might be a music cloud service alternative you could look into.
09/14/2011, What kind of songs do you have in your music library? Are you more of a top 40 type of listener, or is your taste more niche? Well if there’s a particular genre you favor, there’s now an Android app available that will keep an eye out for you for concert listings based on your music preference. Unless you’re the type that is constantly on the lookout for gigs and […]
09/12/2011, Spotify has been touted as a possible serious contender for iTunes, and with its arrival in the states it’s only a matter of time before we see if those predictions will come true. The good news for those who have readily adopted Spotify and its services is that during the TechCrunch organized Hackathon, Ford together with Spotify teamed up together to showcase Spotify being integrated into the car using Ford’s […]
09/08/2011, With HTC forming a partnership with Beats to integrate their audio technology (and accessories) with their mobile devices, it’s not a surprising move that the handset manufacturer has plans to put out devices that have been designed for music aficionados in mind.
09/06/2011, Aspiring DJs, if you’re looking to get into the scene or just want to mess around but don’t feel like dropping thousands in professional DJ equipment, Native Instruments has an entry level piece of equipment that is something worth considering, and with a price tag that won’t break the bank.
09/05/2011, If you were too busy to do a web search over the week-end, you may have missed the Google Doodle that celebrates what would have been Freddie Mercury’s 65th birthday. Freddie Mercury has surely left his mark forever on the musical world, and there’s no question that millions of users will enjoy this Google Doodle. The image above shows what it looks like: a collection of vintage images from Freddie […]
08/31/2011, According to reports online, it looks like Facebook has plans to launch its own music service next month. Apparently a CNBC technology correspondent, Jon Fortt, mentioned that his sources have informed him “that Facebook plans to launch its long rumored music service at the f8 conference on September 22nd. Now, it seems likely that Facebook won’t actually host the music, but will partner with others to do that.” Other than […]