Blocs Wave for iOS

Build New Music Instantly

Blocs Wave is a powerful and beautifully designed iPad and iPhone app for making and recording new music quickly, building up new ideas and real-time loop recording.

Download Blocs Wave for iOS

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Explore new sounds

Start new ideas by discovering new sound combinations across different genres. Play with beautiful, touchable waveforms and build up loops in real-time by recording your voice or other sounds. Blocs Wave is great for live looping, thanks to its real-time stretch and pitch engine, which helps you stay in time and key.

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Exploring Sounds

Make every sound unique

Tweak your sounds using beautiful touchable waveforms. Set looping points, or slice and rearrange your sounds to create unique new ideas. Make beats more easily with the new Drum Trigger mode.

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Sync with other apps

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Slice and rearrange sounds

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Expand ideas with Sections

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*New* Export to Ableton Live

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Tweak using Waveforms

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Slice and rearrange sounds

Huge Library of Professional Sounds

Explore professional sounds across a range of different genres, from electronic to indie. Get more sounds in the store.

A powerful looper studio

48 loop pads, with real-time stretching for building ideas

Chop and slice your sounds

Slice and play your sounds with velocity pads

Realtime recording & looping

Real-time loop engine to record your vocals and sounds

Locked in time and key

Change tempo or key, at any time, in real-time

Expand your ideas with Sections

Switch between groups of pads to build musical structure

Import and export your own sounds

Support for Audiobus, Audioshare, Section exporting, and much more

Easy syncing, and exporting to Ableton

Sync to other software with Link, and export your projects to Ableton Live

Connect with Launchpad for iOS

Easily send your projects to Launchpad for iOS, and access any soundpacks in Launchpad too


    Key Features

  • Designed for iPad and iPhone
  • Combine 8 sounds at the same time per section
  • 6 sections let you build bigger ideas
  • 6 soundpacks included (nearly 300 loops)
  • Slice and loop modes to rearrange and tweak your sounds
  • Discover, Soundpack, User and Type browser modes
  • Expand your soundpack library with new soundpacks, updated weekly
  • Export your music - Create a mixdown or export individual tracks
  • Export to Launchpad - Easily send your projects to Launchpad for iOS
  • Download on-the-move - Optimised for 3G/4G mobile networks
  • 3D touch enabled on iPhone 6 Plus - Preview sounds and waveforms
  • Use any purchased Launchpad for iOS soundpacks in Blocs Wave

    Advanced Features

  • Real-time stretch engine - Change tempo at any time
  • In-key system - Helps keep you in key at all times (Minor)
  • Low-latency recording - Ideal for live looping
  • iPad Pro support - Optimised to use the entire iPad Pro screen
  • Import and export from iCloud, Dropbox, AudioCopy, AudioShare, Mail, Airdrop and more
  • Support for iOS 'Open-In' sharing
  • Import multiple files at once via other apps i.e. AudioShare
  • User sound library management - Manage your sounds
  • Batch export your pads as a .zip file
  • Record and monitor using most USB audio interfaces
  • Audiobus, AudioCopy and hardware input and outputs supported
  • Ableton Link support - Jam in sync with other apps, including Ableton Live
  • Ableton Export support - Easily send your project to Ableton Live
  • Bluetooth speaker support

Technical Stuff

    Supported Apple Devices

  • iPad Pro (9.7 inch and 12.9 inch)
  • iPad Air 1, 2
  • iPad Mini 2, 3, 4
  • iPad 2, 3, 4
  • iPhone 7/7 Plus, 6/6s Plus, 6/6s, SE, 5/5s/5c, 4s

    Operating System Support

  • iOS 10 and 9