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Is it recommended to record a whole album with an iPad only?

I would recommend it only if you care about portability, and only for recording (not for mixing, mastering, or editing). Damon Albarn did it that way because he was recording while on tour, and he ...
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VST on Android or iPad

What ObscureRobot said in 2013 is now outdated information. The VST 3 SDK now exists for iOS 8/9. It's GPL3 so I can't see why someone couldn't port it to Android. https://github.com/steinbergmedia/...
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The best way to get iPad Audio into my DAW?

When I did my iPad through a DAW I used a 3.5mm TRS to 1/4” breakout cable to a DI box into the interface. Use two DI boxes for stereo input or set the iPad sound settings to mono.
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How to export individual channels from Propellerhead Figure to DAW?

I'm fairly certain I know what the problem was now. Figure will always export the current file, in whatever state it was last saved in. This means if you mute 2 of the 3 tracks and export, you will ...
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Can I use phantom power on an iPad?

Since most laptops have only one input (usually for microphones, not line-in) nowadays, it would be safer to have an 2 channel usb or firewire interface. It should have phantom powered inputs anyways ...
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How can I use the iPad as a MIDI controller directly via USB (with Reason or Ableton Live)?

The best I could find is Playback Control MIDI App. It changes the iPad into a 10 button pad which can simply be linked to the Mac using the standard lightning cable. (Use the Audio MIDI Setup app to ...
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