Apple's Music Memos

Apple's Music Memos

Musicians on iOS got a very unexpected treat today when Apple released a free new app to help capture musical inspiration. Called Music Memos, it's a music-specific spinoff of the built-in Voice Memos app, but it's more than just a simple recording tool. Apple brought a lot of special features to Music Memos that make it a very powerful and unique app to add to your toolbox.

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The PolyTune Clip

The PolyTune Clip

When you think of guitar gear, the first things that come to mind are probably the sexy bits like shapely guitars, roaring amps or mind-blowing pedals. Maybe you even think about picks or strings, but I'm willing to bet that a humble tuner probably doesn't make it too high on your list. If that's true, consider moving the T.C. Electronics PolyTune Clip higher-up on your list of gear to check out.

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The Game-Changing Boss ES-8

The Game-Changing Boss ES-8

As your pedalboard grows you'll soon realize that you have more options available than you have feet to manage them. This can result in some pretty tricky pedal-dancing moves as you try to toggle two or more pedals when moving into a new song section. Wouldn't it be great if you could totally reconfigure your signal path with a single stomp? Thanks to the new Boss ES-8, you can and it won't break the bank.

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