Music enthusiast? Now make music using your own Android phone! Here are some free apps to bring out that musical talent in you.
1. Caustic 3
A free music making app that combines synthesizers and samplers to create your own songs. It gives you a choice of 14 synths to create your very own custom sound, including Beatbox, Modular, Organ, SubSynth, FMSynth, 8BitSynth, PCMSynth, PadSynth, Bassline, Vocoder and KSSynth. Also included are a mixer desk with global Delay/Reverb effects, Master section with parametric EQ and limiter.
The files are stored on a user-accessible storage. You can use your own WAV files in the BeatBox, PCMSynth and Vocoder.
One of most widely used application for making music on Android. Users create their own tracks using various loops, beats and other instrumental sources. With more than 100 music styles (such as hip hop, dubstep, rock, funk, trap, drum & bass, techno, house, ambient, jazz, etc) and an 8-channel mixer that allows you to mix songs and add effects to songs, this app is your go-to app.
You can also remix tracks by simply shaking your device. The loop selector can be used to combine music styles. Thousands of professional loops are there to choose from. Also included is a voice recording feature that lets you record your own voice.
A virtual guitar and chord guide for your Android. Its chord guide has a user friendly interface that allows you to change chords as you play. Just choose a chord without having to learn finger positions and just hit the strings to get sounds recorded from real instruments. This app will show you a diagram with finger positions for any chord you have played.
Choices range between acoustic or electric guitar, piano, violin or harp and map them to the whole guitar, or even pick a different one for each string!
4. Walk Band
An Android app that gives you a portable band right inside your pocket. Many instruments including Piano, Drum Kit, Drum Machine, Guitar, Bass are offered. Instruments use the realistic instrument sounds. The app comes with seventy pre-loaded songs that you can try to play.
This app, lets you record multitracks on different instruments and also merge different tracks of a certain instrument to a single track. You can also use an original recording as a basis to record on another instrument too.
Additional noteworthy features include multiple finger support, converting MIDI to MP3, external MIDI Keyboard over USB support, uploading and sharing your music recordings, etc.