Whether you are a beginner or a pro, Playground allows you to create addictive music beats within seconds. Simply swipe & tap your finger(s) on musical shapes & our smart algorithm will do the rest. Play, remix, share and be proud of your groovy beats. Rhythm & tone are guaranteed!
⋆⋆⋆ Best of App Store 2016 ⋆⋆⋆
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// WHAT USERS SAY ABOUT PLAYGROUND
“Unexpectedly fun. Simple, yet rewarding, an interface that won't put off someone who doesn't make music.”
“Fast fun experience, even for our 5 year old grand daughter”
“Ease of use and the fun factor of playground is awesome!”
// WHAT IS IN IT FOR YOU
Whether you are an experienced musician or have no music background whatsoever, there are multiple ways you can use the app for:
If your creativity is blocked and you are terrified by complex music apps out there, Playground will help you unleash your artistic potential in seconds. Be a Hero at any party!
Stuck in a queue, an airport, a bus stop... simply bored? Playground will entertain you & time will fly.
You are a musician who don’t have time to play? You are 1 step away from a mad experience that will bring up your musician instincts to its heights.
You want to connect with your children on whole new level and make them jump from happiness? Playground will create a unique experience for your loved ones.
// HOW IT WORKS
Select one of PlayGround’s music themes (created for you by famous musicians!) and let your fingers dance on color blocks that contain different music patterns. Don’t worry about breaking or non-melodic sound, our complex back-end algorithm will make your composition sound flawless! You just need to follow your intuition. If you feel like you need tutorials, we have in-app guidance for you, or else, you can watch videos on Playground YouTube channel.
// SHARE YOUR FAME
The app allows to record your creations and share them on any social network or platform that is installed as an app on your phone. Hold on tight, live streaming is also coming!
** For the best experience **
- use headphones or speaker
- DO NOT use airplay or bluetooth, they add lags which ruin the experience
- disable multitouch gestures in your device preferences or you will jump to another app by accident
With electronic music, musician usually write the music in software and the computer is the interpret. After years as electronic musicians we were boarded by filling endless spreadsheet to make music. In 2002, we were touring in Europe, having no fun on stage, while seeing amateur rock band in their garage getting lots of it. We then decided to create Herrmutt Lobby as a research lab for live electronic music.
10 years later the band has become a collective with musicians, software developers, electronic engineers, … and our hard drives and shelves are full of homemade instruments, softwares and tools. Our music and concerts are true live act, the kind that you can rock or fail, the one with danger on stage.
Then we discovered that all that technology we created was the magical tools that help people without musical knowledge to feel what it’s like to rock the house. We used it in workshops, art installation and finally we made PlayGround. A platform where the public, no matter their skill level, can play, all by themself, their own live version of tracks made by hand picked great artists from around the world.
We’re now one of the Best App of 2016 and we’re featured as a demo app in Apple Store. But the most heartwarming for us is the awesome feedback we get from all the music enthusiast who found joy making music with PlayGround.
We will be glad to hear your feedback and suggestions. Let us know on Facebook, Twitter, or email us at …
- updated quantize engine
- UI bugfixes
Ratings and ReviewsSee All
The most fun I’ve EVER had on an iPad!
I’ve just discovered this app courtesy of Ali @ The Beat Community group on FB and it’s blown me away! I’ve been producing for 30 years, scratching, DJing and to have something so flexible and enjoyable as this is fantastic! I’ve been in a rut with music and scratching recently and I just want to cut like a nutter over tracks I’ve made out of this! Highly recommended!!
Genius... to say the least!
No words can describe the therapeutic, empowering, energetic, fantastic effects that this app creates whilst allowing you to co-create songs, experiments, feelings in the form of vanguard sounds! Thank you immensely for "Sir Dr Master" Herrmutt Lobby and all creatives involved! Keep it up! I'm just a bit sad I missed the Ssaliva free trial... maybe I'll buy Asap.
Absolutely genius creation
Had the great honour of watching Tom Swordz at his home scratching and was shown this app and how it worked. Iv never scratched before and what these guys do is so impressive but I could pick up the app and have as much fun as anyone as a total beginner. Addictive stuff. Best app on my apple products now. Big thanks to Tom and his mates.
- HLO S.A.
- 194.5 MB
Requires iOS 9.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad and iPod touch.
- Age Rating
- © 2015 HLO S.A.
- In-App Purchases
- PG Full Catalog monthly £3.49
- PG Full Catalog Weekly £2.99
- "Some Old Funky Sh**" by D-Styles £4.99
Up to six family members will be able to use this app with Family Sharing enabled.