The holidays are here! The kids are broken up and you need something to keep them entertained? Whether on the beaches of Bermuda or your lounge in Lincoln we have 3 more brilliant apps for you that we’ve been exploring at soundLINCS HQ this month.
Perfect for: Ages 8+ (Or anyone with a passion for 90s dance music).
What is it? Ravebox is a mini synth containing a variety of Beats, Breaks, Bass Loops and Tunes that you can mash together to create your very own dance, trance of electronica track. Sounds can be recorded and shared, so your friends and family can join in on the regression session!
Why do we love it? Simply put, Ravebox is a great bit of fun and a throwback to the “Old Skool” days of the 90s. Enough samples available to create a range of authentic sounding anthems that will take you straight back to the days of Faithless and Underworld.
Perfect for: All ages.
What is it? Keezy Drummer is a really simple to use and accessible programmable drum machine. With 12 different percussion sounds and the option to have 9 layers at a time, there are endless combinations and compositions to create.
Why do we love it? What’s great about this app is just how easy it is to use, you’ll be making drum beats in seconds! Accessible with numerous devices and with a bright, clear layout, people of all ages and ability can jump straight into music-making.
Perfect for: Ages 11+.
What is it? Polyfauna is a truly immersive experience, where your screen brings you into a different world to explore and enjoy. Move your screen around to travel through a variety of abstract landscapes, with soothing and relaxing music that changes in relation to your movements.
Why do we love it? Best enjoyed through headphones, you really can get lost inside Polyfauna and it’s calming sights and sounds. A great app to wind down with, it also features some great original music by the band Radiohead.
To view more of our favourite apps and start app-lying yourself to music technology visit our App Share page.