Fourtrack is a fabulous app for your iPhone.
As the name sugests, its a simple yet powerful 4 track recorder with huge capacities.
Its an app for musicians or enthusiasts. Using the built in mic on the iPhone, you can with a simple setup, start to record your instrument anywhere.
Its the perfect tool to gather ideas, yet, with options like a built in mixer with pan, volume, and bouncing via wifi, among many others, we can think of it as an actual mini studio that does everything you need!
Track count: 4
Track length: unlimited
Recording quality: 16 bit, 44.1 kHz
Calibrated meters: accurately monitor record and playback levels
Recording clip lights: ensure input levels do not cause distortion
Calibrated faders: accurately adjust playback level of each track
Pan control: move tracks from left to right
Timeline: seek to anywhere in your song instantly
Shuttle wheel: accurately move within your song
Slide-to-Record: prevents over-writing your tracks
Latency compensation: accurate to within 1ms
Compressor-limiter: automatically fattens sound of output mix
Song list: unlimited song count
Bounce: mix a song to track 1 and 2 of a new song. This makes room for two more tracks, while preserving the originals for syncing to desktop recording software.
Duplicate Song: make a backup of a song and continue working on it in a different file.
Metronome: maintain a consistent tempo by recording along with real drums (not MIDI). Select a tempo by entering a number or by tapping. Choose from seven sounds, including three beats by celebrity drummer Jason McGerr on his signature Ludwig kit recorded in his Seattle based studio, Two Sticks Audio. Other sounds (Block A and B, High Hat, and Pop) are samples of live drums and percussion courtesy of Discrete Drums, the original multitrack drum library. Time signatures include 3/4, 4/4, 6/8 and X/4 (unaccented beats that can be used to play 5 ,7, 9 and other odd meters).
WiFi Sync to any Computer with a Browser: copy recordings to a desktop computer for use in any DAW (without pan and gain settings).
WiFi Sync to RiffWorks: FourTrack’s companion desktop recording software RiffWorks Standard and RiffWorks T4 (free) automatically detect and import tracks directly from FourTrack (including pan and gain settings) using Bonjour on Mac and Windows (FourTrack Guide). From RiffWorks T4 or Standard, FourTrack Songs can be MIXED to WAV or OGG, and RiffCast to RiffWorld.com for MP3 download links, embeddable song players, online collaboration, and contests. More tracks, effects and drums can be added to songs using RiffWorks.
Check out this band recording on FourTrack: