VIDEO: Jamie Lidell X iMaschine


Native Instruments has released iMaschine, its first iOS app. It’s available now from the App Store and is compatible with the iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. 

Check Jamie Lidell as he creates an iMaschine exclusive version of his 2005 hit “A Little Bit More” from the album Multiply,  while chilling in his PJs. This app should be a fun tool for all the music creatives, also Jamie Lidell has also made 16 sounds available for download over at

iMaschine Key features

  • 16 pads for playing the included drums and one-shot samples
  • Library includes 10 projects, 25 kits and over 400 individual samples (100 MB of WAV sounds)
  • Pad sampling mode: record your own one-shot sample through the built-in iPhone® microphone
  • Keyboard mode with two manuals for playing chords, bass and melodies
  • Note repeat function with 4th, 8th, 16th, 16th triplets, 32th for keyboard and drum pad mode
  • Audio recorder mode lets you record vocal ideas through the built-in iPhone® microphone
  • Assign any of the 4 groups to pad, keyboard or audio recorder mode (e.g. use it as pocket 4-track recorder)
  • Mixer page includes two send effects with Delay, Flanger, Chorus, LoFi, HP, BP and LP filters
  • The live-mode sequencer automatically detects the recorded loop length
  • Finished song idea can be exported with one touch as an audio file or uploaded to SoundCloud
  • Project (including samples) can be exported to MASCHINE for finalizing in your studio environment
  • Additional drum kits and instrument sounds can be easily purchased through the in-app store