Fingerlab have announced the release in early July of DM1 | The Drum Machine, which they describe as the next generation of drum machines for iPad. Here's what they have to say about it...
We have been closely monitoring and testing any iPad drum machine since the iPad1 was relased and have decided we could do better, smarter, cooler. Which is why DM1 now takes the concept one step further by unifying in one realistic and beautiful application the smartest tools for beat drumming with the best vintage drum kits. Created for a lot of instant fun. Features
Smart ergonomy for fast creativity and fun
24 vintage and produced drum kits, mastered at in-house Fingerlab Sound Studios
Mixer page with pitch, length and level rotary controls and individual sound loading per channel
Super fast drum kit loading
Playable pattern selection for extra creativity
Big Drum pads, quantized recording and MPC-like Repeat touch-stripe
Step Sequencer with multi-touch matrix for unexpected beat creation
Duo FX Trackpads for real-time sonic destruction and cool multi-FX
Mode song with intuitive editing
High-quality export to email or iTunes shared folder
Optimised for iPad2
Pricing and Availability:
Coming in July. Pricing TBA.