Find and use “hidden” settings in GarageBand iOS (iPhone/iPad)

The GarageBand app on iPad and iPhone has its own settings inside the application, but did you know there are a heap more setting out in the general iOS settings?

In this video I show you how to access these settings, what each setting does and how to change these settings to improve your GarageBand experience.

Covered in this video:
1. Access the general settings for GarageBand
2. Mobile data settings
3. Default GarageBand file location (iCloud/On My iPad or iPhone)
4. Know gestures (circular, linear, automatic)
5. Crosswalk protection
6. Automatic recording length
7. Support MPE controllers (MIDI polyphonic expression)
8. Keyboard note labels
9. Enable iOS Effect plug-ins
10. Reset GarageBand

Check out the complete GarageBand Quick Jams series here:

= Related Videos =

Flanger in GarageBand iOS – https://youtu.be/Y-cfh7lETYU
Plug-ins in GarageBand iOS – https://youtu.be/mN50UXpgFic
Editing in GarageBand iOS – https://youtu.be/t2G4UahGDIY
Audio Recorder in GarageBand iOS – https://youtu.be/JvAMg_1enjI
Automation in GarageBand iOS – https://youtu.be/gJ82cT1X2LY
Distortion in GarageBand iOS – https://youtu.be/6OTxJtf3iSA
Bitcrusher in GarageBand iOS – https://youtu.be/k07tWfByJWE
Visual EQ in GarageBand iOS – https://youtu.be/wUtsnmHZDDo
Use FX to Remix Tracks in GarageBand iOS – https://youtu.be/Bg0FHdACzRs
Reverb in GarageBand iOS – https://youtu.be/noDT5pSuV64
Echo & Delay in GarageBand iOS – https://youtu.be/JtqTD22QUrI

For more tips, tricks and tutorials, head on over to http://studiolivetoday.com.
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Audio Interfaces:
Steinberg UR12 Audio Interface – https://amzn.to/2K1VvVq
Steinberg UR44 Audio Interface – https://amzn.to/2LllGTV
Focusrite Scarlett 2i2 Audio Interface – https://amzn.to/2mm3IWo
Tascam iXZ Interface – https://amzn.to/2A2FA4K

Headphones:
Sennheiser HD 280 Headphones – https://amzn.to/2MQ0uX8

Apple Gear:
Apple Lightning to USB Adapter – https://amzn.to/2tv1ebn

Microphones:
Samson Meteor USB Microphone – https://amzn.to/2MbK3XJ
Samson C01 Condenser Microphone – https://amzn.to/2luUzuf
MXL 550/551 Condenser Microphone Pack – https://amzn.to/2Jq2Skg
Shure SM-57 Dynamic Microphone – https://amzn.to/2NSgoRp
Audio Technica AE3300 Condenser Microphone – https://amzn.to/2uHvz82
AKG D5 Dynamic Microphone – https://amzn.to/2uJSWO8
AKG D40 Dynamic Microphone – https://amzn.to/2NCNfsq

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== Web & Social ==

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How to connect an electric guitar to an iPhone or iPad

In this video, I show you three different ways to connect your electric guitar to your iOS device (iPhone or iPad) using different guitar interfaces.

Connecting your guitar for recording or just jamming is easier than you might think, but does require at least some additional gear to get started.

== Links to the guitar interfaces and other gear I mention in this video ==

Guitar Interfaces – 3.5mm connector:
Guitar Converter Adapter (Generic iRig Clone) – https://amzn.to/2MMDH1k
iRig (Original) – https://amzn.to/2MRalit
iRig 2 – https://amzn.to/2MHpcfa
Tascam iXZ Interface – https://amzn.to/2A2FA4K

Guitar Interfaces – Lightning Connector:
iRig HD – https://amzn.to/2wiOUfD
iRig HD2 – https://amzn.to/2MuKMnJ
Apogee Jam 96k – https://amzn.to/2w6SV7T
Steinberg UR12 Audio Interface – https://amzn.to/2K1VvVq
Steinberg UR22mkII Audio Interface – https://amzn.to/2PnaPeB

Adapters:
Apple Lightning to USB Adapter – https://amzn.to/2wg871F
Apple Lightning to USB 3 Adapter – https://amzn.to/2wnyqmL
Audio Technica ATR3350is Lavalier Mic (including adapter) – https://amzn.to/2nW8haM
Rode SC3 3.5mm TRRS to TRS Adaptor – https://amzn.to/2PphDZ3

Please note that these are affiliate links, meaning when you use them to purchase gear, a small commission may be paid to me for the referral. So you get cool new gear and you will be supporting the channel.
== Related Videos ==

Cheap guitar interface for iOS – https://youtu.be/cWusU4nZlUQ
Recording guitars in GarageBand iOS – https://youtu.be/asWwOu5PpJU
Record with NO GEAR in GarageBand iOS – https://youtu.be/FiFerT4ULUw
Lightning to USB 3 Adapter – https://youtu.be/y2BomJoJwXU
Tascam iXZ Interface – https://youtu.be/FBX-BmsMjms
Steinberg UR12 Interface – https://youtu.be/4l-v0iuJt7o
Recording a Vocal/Guitar demo in GarageBand iOS – https://youtu.be/8UjJT-pivtE
== Web & Social ==

Web – http://studiolivetoday.com
Facebook – http://fb.me/PeteJohnsMusic
Twitter – http://twitter.com/StudioLiveToday
Soundcloud – https://soundcloud.com/PeteJohns
Email – studiolivetoday@gmail.com

How to zip and unzip files in iOS (iPhone/iPad)

In this video, I show you how to create a “zip” or other archive of your files on you iPhone or iPad and then how to unzip these using the very cool “Worklow” app in iOS.

Workflow allows you to create custom actions of all kinds, including the ability to zip and unzip files which is what I show in this video.

The process is quite simple but there are a few steps:
1. Create a new workflow action for zipping files
2. Add the “Make Archive” action
3. Add the “Quick Look” action
4. Add the “Save File” action
5. Name the action and choose an icon
6. Create a new action for unzipping files
7. Follow the steps above but choose the “Extract Archive” action
8. Go to the “Files” app in iOS
9. Select the file of files you want to zip
10. Choose the “Run Workflow” action
11. Zip your file(s)!
12. Choose and archive file
13. Unzip you file(s)!

If you have other cool uses for the Workflow app, share them with the community in the comments.
== Related Videos ==

Convert Audio/Video to MP3 on iPhone or iPad – https://youtu.be/vFgW2k7qFjg
“Files” app in iOS 11 – https://youtu.be/HBM6pb5AvoY
Collaboration in GarageBand iOS – https://youtu.be/YMQpVkHOSZE
Import audio files in GarageBand iOS – https://youtu.be/acbgMQGOQfY
Share GarageBand iOS projects as videos on YouTube, Facebook – https://youtu.be/IetlJeNtLfs
How to understand GarageBand file locations in iOS – https://youtu.be/N_UDlAi_eYk
How to import MP3, WAV and M44 files in to GarageBand iOS – https://youtu.be/9NwsiCVAh3U
Copy audio files from PC to GarageBand iOS – https://youtu.be/LWJDTQF82-0
== Pete’s Recording and Video Gear ==

Interested in the gear I use to record music and create videos?

Apple Gear:
Apple Lightning to USB Adapter – https://amzn.to/2wg871F
Apple Lightning to USB 3 Adapter – https://amzn.to/2wnyqmL

Cameras:
Canon Rebel T5i/700D – https://amzn.to/2Ns0xrI
Logitech C922 Pro Stream Webcam – https://amzn.to/2NZZmRc

Audio Interfaces:
Steinberg UR12 Audio Interface – https://amzn.to/2K1VvVq
Steinberg UR44 Audio Interface – https://amzn.to/2LllGTV
Focusrite Scarlett 2i2 Audio Interface – https://amzn.to/2mm3IWo
Tascam iXZ Interface – https://amzn.to/2A2FA4K

Mixer:
Samson MixPad MXP124FX – https://amzn.to/2PgwMvK

Headphones:
Sennheiser HD 280 Headphones – https://amzn.to/2MQ0uX8
Sennheiser HD 650 Headphones – https://amzn.to/2JpRlld

Microphones:
Samson C01 Condenser Microphone – https://amzn.to/2luUzuf
MXL 550/551 Condenser Microphone Pack – https://amzn.to/2Jq2Skg
Shure SM-57 Dynamic Microphone – https://amzn.to/2NSgoRp
Audio Technica AE3300 Condenser Microphone – https://amzn.to/2uHvz82
AKG D5 Dynamic Microphone – https://amzn.to/2uJSWO8
AKG D40 Dynamic Microphone – https://amzn.to/2NCNfsq

MIDI Keyboard Interfaces:
M-Audio Keystation 49 II – https://amzn.to/2vN5B3E

XLR Cable:
GLS Audio 12ft Mic Cable Patch Cord – https://amzn.to/2uB6Xh2

Powerbank Battery:
ROMOSS Sense 4 10400mAh Power Bank – https://amzn.to/2uxF4Gz

Pop Filters:
MXL Mics MXL-PF-002 Universal Microphone Pop Filter (Pro) – https://amzn.to/2NThzQy
Aokeo Professional Microphone Pop Filter (Budget)- https://amzn.to/2upwtG6

Note – Links provided in this video description may be affiliate links, meaning that if you choose to purchase products using these links, a small commission may be paid to me for referring you. Thanks for helping me and the channel.
== Web & Social ==

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Twitter – http://twitter.com/StudioLiveToday
Soundcloud – https://soundcloud.com/PeteJohns
Email – studiolivetoday@gmail.com

How to connect microphones to an iPhone or iPad

In this video, I show you a number of ways to connect different types of microphones to an iPhone or iPad to record audio in iOS.

== Here are links to the microphones and audio gear I mention in this video ==

Headphone Jack Mics (3.5mm connection)
Audio Technica ATR3350is Lavalier Mic – https://amzn.to/2nW8haM
Rode Smart Lav+ with SC3 TRRS to TRS adapter – https://amzn.to/2OTq7GS
Rode SC3 3.5mm TRRS to TRS Adaptor – https://amzn.to/2PphDZ3

Lightning Connector Mics
Apogee MiC 96k – https://amzn.to/2vZMOCf

USB Mics
Samson Meteor – https://amzn.to/2MbK3XJ
Blue Yeti – https://amzn.to/2nRLlcG
Blue Snowball – https://amzn.to/2w1qtnT
Audio Technica AT2020USB+ – https://amzn.to/2OUMFHk

Apple Lightning to USB Adapters (Camera Connection Kit)
Apple Lightning to USB Adapter – https://amzn.to/2wg871F
Apple Lightning to USB 3 Adapter – https://amzn.to/2wnyqmL

Audio Interfaces
Tascam iXZ Interface – https://amzn.to/2A2FA4K
Steinberg UR12 Audio Interface – https://amzn.to/2K1VvVq
Steinberg UR22mkII Audio Interface – https://amzn.to/2PnaPeB
Steinberg UR44 Audio Interface – https://amzn.to/2LllGTV

XLR Mics
Samson C01 Condenser Microphone – https://amzn.to/2luUzuf
MXL 550/551 Condenser Microphone Pack – https://amzn.to/2Jq2Skg

Please note that these are affiliate links, meaning when you use them to purchase gear, a small commission may be paid to me for the referral. So you get cool new gear and you will be supporting the channel.
== Related Videos ==

Record with NO GEAR in GarageBand iOS – https://youtu.be/FiFerT4ULUw
Samson Meteor USB Mic Review – https://youtu.be/bF9uBA5MpB8
Lightning to USB 3 Adapter – https://youtu.be/y2BomJoJwXU
Tascam iXZ Interface – https://youtu.be/FBX-BmsMjms
Steinberg UR12 Interface – https://youtu.be/4l-v0iuJt7o
Record Pro Sounding Vocals in GarageBand iOS – https://youtu.be/XqS7FX7bWn8
5 x Vocal Recording Tips – https://youtu.be/TL-Fzo4Q7Ag
Connect a USB mic to an iPhone/iPad – https://youtu.be/b0O7zrXLkrc
Recording a Vocal/Guitar demo in GarageBand iOS – https://youtu.be/8UjJT-pivtE
== Web & Social ==

Web – http://studiolivetoday.com
Facebook – http://fb.me/PeteJohnsMusic
Twitter – http://twitter.com/StudioLiveToday
Soundcloud – https://soundcloud.com/PeteJohns
Email – studiolivetoday@gmail.com

Convert Audio/Video to MP3 on iPhone or iPad

In this video, I show you how to convert any audio or video file on your iPhone or iPad to an MP3 file using the very cool “Worklow” app in iOS.

Workflow allows you to create custom actions of all kinds, including the ability to encode audio which is what I show in this video.

The process is quite simple but there are a few steps:
1. Download the Workflow app on your iPhone or iPad
2. Create a new workflow action
3. Add the “encode” action
4. Add the “quick look” action
5. Add the “save file” action
6. Navigate to your audio or video file
7. Select the “share” option
8. Add “Workflow” to the selectable options
9. Hit the workflow button
10. Select the newly created action
11. Adjust the parameters
12. Preview the file
13. Choose the save location

If you have other cool uses for the Workflow app, share them with the community in the comments.
== Related Videos ==

Import audio files in GarageBand iOS – https://youtu.be/acbgMQGOQfY
“Files” app in iOS 11 – https://youtu.be/HBM6pb5AvoY
Share GarageBand iOS projects as videos on YouTube, Facebook – https://youtu.be/IetlJeNtLfs
How to understand GarageBand file locations in iOS – https://youtu.be/N_UDlAi_eYk
How to import MP3, WAV and M44 files in to GarageBand iOS – https://youtu.be/9NwsiCVAh3U
Copy audio files from PC to GarageBand iOS – https://youtu.be/LWJDTQF82-0
== Pete’s Recording and Video Gear ==

Interested in the gear I used to record music and create videos?

Apple Gear:
Apple Lightning to USB Adapter – https://amzn.to/2wg871F
Apple Lightning to USB 3 Adapter – https://amzn.to/2wnyqmL

Cameras:
Canon Rebel T5i/700D – https://amzn.to/2Ns0xrI
Logitech C922 Pro Stream Webcam – https://amzn.to/2NZZmRc

Audio Interfaces:
Steinberg UR12 Audio Interface – https://amzn.to/2K1VvVq
Steinberg UR44 Audio Interface – https://amzn.to/2LllGTV
Focusrite Scarlett 2i2 Audio Interface – https://amzn.to/2mm3IWo
Tascam iXZ Interface – https://amzn.to/2A2FA4K

Mixer:
Samson MixPad MXP124FX – https://amzn.to/2PgwMvK

Headphones:
Sennheiser HD 280 Headphones – https://amzn.to/2MQ0uX8
Sennheiser HD 650 Headphones – https://amzn.to/2JpRlld

Microphones:
Samson C01 Condenser Microphone – https://amzn.to/2luUzuf
MXL 550/551 Condenser Microphone Pack – https://amzn.to/2Jq2Skg
Shure SM-57 Dynamic Microphone – https://amzn.to/2NSgoRp
Audio Technica AE3300 Condenser Microphone – https://amzn.to/2uHvz82
AKG D5 Dynamic Microphone – https://amzn.to/2uJSWO8
AKG D40 Dynamic Microphone – https://amzn.to/2NCNfsq

MIDI Keyboard Interfaces:
M-Audio Keystation 49 II – https://amzn.to/2vN5B3E

XLR Cable:
GLS Audio 12ft Mic Cable Patch Cord – https://amzn.to/2uB6Xh2

Powerbank Battery:
ROMOSS Sense 4 10400mAh Power Bank – https://amzn.to/2uxF4Gz

Pop Filters:
MXL Mics MXL-PF-002 Universal Microphone Pop Filter (Pro) – https://amzn.to/2NThzQy
Aokeo Professional Microphone Pop Filter (Budget)- https://amzn.to/2upwtG6

Note – Links provided in this video description may be affiliate links, meaning that if you choose to purchase products using these links, a small commission may be paid to me for referring you. Thanks for helping me and the channel.
== Web & Social ==

Web – http://studiolivetoday.com
Facebook – http://fb.me/PeteJohnsMusic
Twitter – http://twitter.com/StudioLiveToday
Soundcloud – https://soundcloud.com/PeteJohns
Email – studiolivetoday@gmail.com

What is gain (volume)? – Studio Jargon Busters #11

What is “gain” when it comes to recording, why is it important, and why don’t we just call it volume anyway?

In this video, we take a look at gain, gain staging and how to set gain in the home studio, as well as exploring the difference between gain and volume. (Spoiler – it’s pretty much nothing).

Studio Jargon Busters – Full Series – https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLc8Xg_23Wa56D_AHkIJSSznUs_O9qNjrc
== Related Videos ==

Compression Explained – https://youtu.be/g_cruKmnAmk
Microphones & Vocals – https://youtu.be/_p_o0i3ThPg
Mixing Explained – https://youtu.be/bSdDq3cuvYk
Audio Interfaces – which on is right for you? – https://youtu.be/7QOXjfB1ExM
Lightning to USB Adapter – https://youtu.be/y2BomJoJwXU
Steinberg UR12 Interface – https://youtu.be/4l-v0iuJt7o
Volume Automation – https://youtu.be/gJ82cT1X2LY
Tracking Explained – https://youtu.be/yLDZ0_hjU4Q
== Pete’s Recording and Video Gear ==

Interested in the gear I used to record music and create videos?

Cameras:
Canon Rebel T5i/700D – https://amzn.to/2Ns0xrI
Logitech C922 Pro Stream Webcam – https://amzn.to/2NZZmRc

Audio Interfaces:
Steinberg UR12 Audio Interface – https://amzn.to/2K1VvVq
Steinberg UR44 Audio Interface – https://amzn.to/2LllGTV
Focusrite Scarlett 2i2 Audio Interface – https://amzn.to/2mm3IWo
Tascam iXZ Interface – https://amzn.to/2A2FA4K

Headphones:
Sennheiser HD 280 Headphones – https://amzn.to/2MQ0uX8

Apple Gear:
Apple Lightning to USB Adapter – https://amzn.to/2tv1ebn

Microphones:
Samson C01 Condenser Microphone – https://amzn.to/2luUzuf
MXL 550/551 Condenser Microphone Pack – https://amzn.to/2Jq2Skg
Shure SM-57 Dynamic Microphone – https://amzn.to/2NSgoRp
Audio Technica AE3300 Condenser Microphone – https://amzn.to/2uHvz82
AKG D5 Dynamic Microphone – https://amzn.to/2uJSWO8
AKG D40 Dynamic Microphone – https://amzn.to/2NCNfsq
Samson Meteor USB Microphone – https://amzn.to/2MbK3XJ

Note – Links provided in this video description may be affiliate links, meaning that if you choose to purchase products using these links, a small commission may be paid to me for referring you. Thanks for helping me and the channel.
== Web & Social ==

Web – http://studiolivetoday.com
Facebook – http://fb.me/PeteJohnsMusic
Twitter – http://twitter.com/StudioLiveToday
Soundcloud – https://soundcloud.com/PeteJohns
Email – studiolivetoday@gmail.com

Record Keyboard/Piano to iPhone using an iRig

In this video, I show how to use an iRig (or iRig like device) to record the analog output of a keyboard, piano, synthesizer or any other instrument with a line out, to an iPhone or iPad running GarageBand iOS.

The process is simple – just connect the headphone output or line out from the device to the iRig and plug directly in to your iPhone or iPad.
== Related Videos ==

Cheap Guitar Interface for iOS – https://youtu.be/cWusU4nZlUQ
Connecting USB Keyboard/Piano for Recording in iOS (MIDI – https://youtu.be/LdVAG_LwjBw
3 x Ways to record analog instruments in GarageBand iOS – https://youtu.be/KxNC6MZ_rvo
Lightning to USB Adapter – https://youtu.be/y2BomJoJwXU
== Pete’s Recording and Video Gear ==

Interested in the gear I used to record music and create videos?

Mixer:
Samson MixPad MXP124FX – https://amzn.to/2PgwMvK

Cameras:
Canon Rebel T5i/700D – https://amzn.to/2Ns0xrI
Logitech C922 Pro Stream Webcam – https://amzn.to/2NZZmRc

Audio Interfaces:
Steinberg UR12 Audio Interface – https://amzn.to/2K1VvVq
Steinberg UR44 Audio Interface – https://amzn.to/2LllGTV
Focusrite Scarlett 2i2 Audio Interface – https://amzn.to/2mm3IWo
Tascam iXZ Interface – https://amzn.to/2A2FA4K

Headphones:
Sennheiser HD 280 Headphones – https://amzn.to/2MQ0uX8

Apple Gear:
Apple Lightning to USB Adapter – https://amzn.to/2tv1ebn

Microphones:
Samson C01 Condenser Microphone – https://amzn.to/2luUzuf
MXL 550/551 Condenser Microphone Pack – https://amzn.to/2Jq2Skg
Shure SM-57 Dynamic Microphone – https://amzn.to/2NSgoRp
Audio Technica AE3300 Condenser Microphone – https://amzn.to/2uHvz82
AKG D5 Dynamic Microphone – https://amzn.to/2uJSWO8
AKG D40 Dynamic Microphone – https://amzn.to/2NCNfsq
Samson Meteor USB Microphone – https://amzn.to/2MbK3XJ

Note – Links provided in this video description may be affiliate links, meaning that if you choose to purchase products using these links, a small commission may be paid to me for referring you. Thanks for helping me and the channel.
== Web & Social ==

Web – http://studiolivetoday.com
Facebook – http://fb.me/PeteJohnsMusic
Twitter – http://twitter.com/StudioLiveToday
Soundcloud – https://soundcloud.com/PeteJohns
Email – studiolivetoday@gmail.com