IK Multimedia iRig STOMP: Pedal powered

IK Multimedia’s iRig STOMP is the first stompbox-style guitar and bass interface for iPhone/iPad. If you are unfamilar with stompboxes they are small pedals used by guitarists and bassists to control their effects without tying up their hands – useful for songs that have that Pixies style quiet-quiet-LOUD dynamic. The iRig STOMP fits in snugly … Continue reading IK Multimedia iRig STOMP: Pedal powered

Latest Gadgets: Best of the Gadget Show Live 2012

We took out annual pilgrimage up to the Birmingham NEC to visit the Gadget Show Live 2012. As usual there was a weird and wonderful range of gadgets on display, but various things stood out. IK Multimedia iRig Mic Cast Released on the first day of the Gadget Show Live, the IK Multimedia iRig Mic Cast is … Continue reading Latest Gadgets: Best of the Gadget Show Live 2012

Griffin Stompbox: We’ve Got A Fuzzbox and We’re Gonna Use It

Every other day new and exciting things that I can jam either in or on my iPad are released, making the device even more crazysexycool. Or to a cynic, functionality that Apple stripped out of the device is slowly and carefully restored by the hard work of third-party manufactures. One such manufacturer is Griffin Technology … Continue reading Griffin Stompbox: We’ve Got A Fuzzbox and We’re Gonna Use It

Paperback rocker: Paper Jamz guitars and drums

Always wanted to be in a band but had nowhere to store your chunky guitar or gargantuan drum-kit? Well now you can strum away to your heart’s content – or beat away, if drumming is your thing – on paper-thin electronic instruments. Okay, maybe they’re not quite authentic enough to actually start a band with, … Continue reading Paperback rocker: Paper Jamz guitars and drums