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

Blocs wave waveform view tutorial

Sync with other apps

blocs wave slice tutorial

Slice and rearrange sounds

blocs wave sections tutorial

Expand ideas with Sections

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

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

Blocs wave waveform view tutorial

Tweak using Waveforms

blocs wave slice tutorial

Slice and rearrange sounds

Make Beats with Slicing

Slice and play your sounds with velocity pads

A powerful looper studio

Eight loop pads, with time stretching for building ideas

Realtime recording & looping

Real-time loop engine to record your vocals and sounds

Make every sound unique

Use Slice Mode to chop up and rearrange your 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

Ableton Link and MIDI Sync

Sync to other apps, hardware devices or Ableton Live

Huge Library of Professional Sounds

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


    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 you soundpack library with new packs, updated weekly
  • Export your music - Create a mixdown or export individual tracks
  • Download on-the-move - Optimised for 3G/4G mobile networks
  • 3D touch enabled on iPhone 6 Plus - Preview sounds and waveforms

    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 with an advanced importing system
  • 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
  • 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 6/6s Plus, 6/6s, SE, 5/5s/5c, 4s

    Operating System Support

  • iOS 10 and 9