Review: IK Multimedia iRig 2

When iRig was released it became the standard for recording guitar into your iOS device. And now there's iRig 2. Matt Vanacoro finds out what improvements have been made to this second edition.  

IK Multimedia's iRig 2 seeks to become the go-to mobile solution for getting your guitar in and out of your iOS device. The original iRig was a delightfully easy-to-use interface with a few quirks that were easy to overlook considering the great price point. The second iteration of IK's popular guitar hardware improves upon the original in some truly surprising and useful ways. I took one out for a spin and here's what I found.

What's New

iRig 2

Physically, the iRig 2 is about twice as wide as the original. This is likely to give plenty of extra space for the 1/4'

Matt Vanacoro is one of New York's premier musicans. Matt has collaborated as a keyboardist in studio and on stage with artists such as Jordan Rudess (Dream Theater), Mark Wood (Trans-Siberian Orchestra), Mark Rivera (Billy Joel Band), Aaron Carter, Amy Regan, Jay Azzolina, Marcus Ratzenboeck (Tantric), KeKe Palmer, C-Note, Jordan Knig... Read More


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