DM2 is a Synthesis Drum Machine for iPad

Following DM1, one of the first sample-based drum machine for iPad, that won an Apple Design Award in 2012, the same core team brings you DM2 a new and exciting synthesis drum machine for iPad. Powered by Pure Data, one of the most musical audio technologies for mobile devices. Along with a polymetric sequencer and an extensive song mode, DM2 includes a fully graphical editor for creating exciting drum sounds.

Drum synthesis made easy and fun.

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Features

PURE DATA POWEREDPURE DATA POWERED

Experience the most musical iOS audio library

GRAPHIC SYNTHESISGRAPHIC SYNTHESIS

Easy and fast graphical editor

POLYMETRIC SEQUENCERPOLYMETRIC SEQUENCER

16 or 32 steps per track, or why not 7 or 5 steps?

ART DIRECTIONART DIRECTION

By Jonas Eriksson. Graphic master

FULL SIZE MIXERFULL SIZE MIXER

Big and comfy

QUAD PADS EFFECTSQUAD PADS EFFECTS

Powerful master effects suite

SONG MODESONG MODE

With pattern repeats for fast song composing

CONNECTIVYCONNECTIVY

Audiobus, Inter-App Audio and Midi included

SYNCHRONICITYSYNCHRONICITY

DM2 is Ableton Link compatible

STEPS

Steps

Takes advantage of the iPad multi-touch screen for fast and creative patterns drawing. The Sequences handles 16 or 32 steps patterns and is polymetric (just gently tap and drag the blue handle at the right end of each track).

DRUMS

Drums

Powerful graphic Audio Synthesis editor. Play, experiment and discover new sounds with the 6 graphs.

Cool feature : tap the little magnifying glass each title bar, it will expand the graph to a bigger size for great precision!

PADS

Pads
Simply lets you play and record any beat that tickles your fingers, with automatic quantize so that you don’t miss a beat. With a Beat Repeat effect for extra fun.

MIXER

Mixer
For fast and subtle sound mixing of your drum kits. Large and spacey so that you can get the big picture. Pan and Solo included.

FX

FX

Offer a powerful Quad Pads Effect processors. Refine or super charge your sounds with this powerful Master effect chain : Compressor | Overdrive >>> Phaser | Chorus >>> Delay >>> Reverb

SONG

Song
Allows you to quickly build a song with the patterns you have created. Just drag and drop the patterns onto the timeline. Each pattern in a song can be repeated for compact Song composition.

Demos

Specifications

 

GENERAL

  • ► Retina display
  • ► Graphic design by Jonas Eriksson

SYNTHESIS

  • ► DM2 has a powerful and unique graphic editor for drum synthesis
  • ► Each track has its separate synthesis that includes:
  • ► An oscillator  : sin | triangle | sawtooth | square
  • ► A noise generator
  • ► A self-oscillating filter with high resonance
  • ► and 3 types : lowpass | bandpass | hipass
  • ► Two volume envelopes :exponential | linear | clap
  • ► for the oscillator and the noise generator
  • ►A pitch modulator for the oscillator
  • ► with 3 types : exponential | LFO | noise
  • ►A mixer to balance the 2 sound sources
  • ►A distortion effect
  • ►A wide stereo switch

AUDIO ENGINE

  • ► Pure Data powered audio engine with dynamic rendering
  • ► Ready-made electronic drum kits
  • ► Copy and paste sounds
  • ► Swap sounds between two tracks
  • ► 9 big pads to play and record patterns
  • ► With beat repeat effect
  • ► Full size mixer with volume, pan and solo mode per track
  • ► Audio background mode

MASTER EFFECTS

  • ► Quad FX pads for the master effects chain. Effects include:
  • ► Compressor or overdrive
  • ► + Phaser or chorus
  • ► + Delay with tone control
  • ► + Reverb with tone control

SEQUENCER

  • ► Step sequencer with multi-touch matrix
  • ► 16 or 32 steps per patterns
  • ► Polymetric sequencer
  • ► Mode song with fast editing and patterns repeat

CONNECTIVITY

  • ► Audiobus support
  • ► Full midi implementation
  • ► Inter-app audio support

SYNCHRONICITY

  • ► Ableton link compatible
  • ► MIDI tempo sync

DM2 is optimized for iPad Air and later models. It will however run with older models.

WHAT’S NEXT?

There is a lot to come in the next versions, including:

► Multiple Synthesis Engines
► More Synthesis video tutorials
► Record & Share audio
► Export & Import songs
► Midi Mapping
► Step Subdivisions

And a few extra surprises too we’ll keep secret for now.

About

Audionomy is an iOS studio based in Paris, France. It is specialized in making the best audio application for iPad and iPhone.

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