He paged through the drum presets in GarageBand for a while before picking a messy-sounding kit. With two thumbs, he tapped out a simple beat, maybe 30 seconds long. Then he went back to the Rickenbacker. He played a riff he’d stumbled on while tuning, recording it on a separate GarageBand track over top of the drums.more
Iv'e always found the IOS version easier to use than the Mac version. The Mac version is better, but i've learned a lot of tricks for the mobile version, and usually just import sounds from my computer.
I know most producers don’t use GarageBand for iOS, but I like it. I’ve used it for many songs and I think the more I got familiar with it, the better my songs got. If you’re a beginner then you should try it out!
I used this for a long time, but besides mixing loops, there wasn't much for me to do since I couldn't update the app. There is a humongous collection of high quality samples and loops to pick and choose from, however, putting the price near pretty close to worth it.