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You may have already seen the press release for the Focusrite iTrack Dock - its able to take the iPad mini or full size with a cunning sliding lightning connector. It gives you a pair of decent mic preamps and line out, kind of like the Scarlett 2i2 but for iPad.
I wont re-print all the details, you can see that here if you want.
We talk to them on the eve of their first performance
Two new USB microphones from some of the leading manufacturers