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DKO 8pc Funk Jazz Group All Using iPads Onstage

All band members of the world-class horn band DKO The Darren Kramer Organization have been using iPads onstage since 2012 to read their PDF sheet music, trigger loops, and sometimes to even control personal monitor mixes. Leader & Founder of DKO Darren Kramer explains “It’s really changed the way we do things both onstage and […]

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Happy 5th Bday to the iPad!

Today April 3, 2015 marks the fifth anniversary of the release of the Apple iPad! As most of you know, it has changed the world in many ways (happily including musicians!) Here’s a few good articles if you’re interested in learning more details about the birth and evolving life of this revolutionary device. Apple iPad […]

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iTrack Dock by Focusrite

I’ve been using the Focusrite iTrack Dock ($199) since Nov 9 of last year and I was excited about getting it for two reasons: 1. It appeared to be the most professional way to interface my iPad for recording music. 2. Focusrite is a highly respected company for audio gear. All was great for the first […]

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