King Of FM is a completely free app for iPhone, iPad and Silicon Mac that’s based on sounds of classic ’80s FM synths, inspired by the Yamaha DX7, DX7II, TX81z, and SY77.
“POSSIBLY THE BEST FREE iOS MUSIC APP, EVER!”
– The GarageBand Guide.
This app contains AnalogMatthew’s exclusive “Holy Grail” DX7 samples—used by Herbie Hancock and by producers for Sting, Jay-Z, Alicia Keys, and more.
- Classic presets, faithfully recorded from the original retro 80s Synthesizers: DX7, DX7II, TX81z, and SY77 sounds.
- Standalone iPhone/iPad app & iOS AUv3 Plugin.
- Use with a MIDI Keyboard or iOS DAW.
- Over 300+ Presets and over 10,000+ individual samples to inspire you.
- FX: Phaser, Chorus, Reverb, Ping-pong delay, Crush, Stereo Fatten, and more.
- Over 2+ gigabytes of sounds compressed to under 400 mb.
- Audio recording: record your sounds then export WAV files! No other apps needed.
- Use as an iOS Plug-in in hosts like GarageBand, AUM, Cubasis, Beatmaker 3, and more.
- Run on your silicon Mac (Standalone version).
- Includes full lifetime license for both iPhone, iPad, and Silicon Mac.
A user’s reaction:
“This app filled my eyes with tears when I first played through the sounds. It brought back memories of my youth, I was transported to a time when anything and everything was possible.”
* Note: This app does not have any affiliation with Yamaha. We thank them for their amazing instruments.