What's New

v 2.9.5
• Improvements for use with GuitarJack Stage:
- Implemented Tap Tempo feature for delay pedals
- Greatly improved wah smoothness and responsiveness when used with an expression pedal
• Fixed issue where custom presets could get deleted after launching GuitarTone from within GarageBand’s Audio Recorder instrument (recommended: use Inter-App Audio Apps instead)
• Fixed an issue where the factory “Clean” preset would load after editing a custom preset
• (iPad) Fixed an issue where the title bar didn’t display the preset name at app launch or when brought to the foreground
• (iPad) Fixed an issue where UI would not fully reload preset mode view after exiting edit mode
• Delay pedal improvements:
- Mapped the delay rate knob to a more usable range
- Fixed the direction of the delay rate and damping knobs

v 2.9.4
• Improved support in Interfaces panel for GuitarJack Stage, StudioJack Mini and GuitarJack 2 USB.

v 2.9.3
• Greatly enhanced support for GuitarJack Stage, StudioJack Mini, GuitarJack 2, GuitarJack 2 USB and generic USB audio interfaces.
• (iPad) fixed bug in Save and Presets menus that could lead to a crash if another popover (tuner, gate, mixer, interfaces) was opened beforehand.

v 2.9.2
• Fixed bugs and crash in compressor.
• News: GuitarJack Stage and StudioJack Mini audio interfaces for Mac, PC, iOS and Android are now available.

v 2.9.1
• Fixed crash and other issues with Add-On Pack browsing and purchasing.

v 2.9
• Updated for iOS 9.
• Added support for upcoming GuitarJack Stage and StudioJack Mini.

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App Description

Inspired by the ultimate collection of legendary and boutique amps and effect pedals, GuitarTone offers a vast array of high quality tones. Sonoma passionately created tonal interpretations of essential vintage and custom amps, pedals and microphones, and assembled them into GuitarTone. GuitarTone includes 3 amps and 3 effects with additional tones available for $9.99 per 12-pack. GuitarTone includes universal compatibility on iPad, iPhone and iPod touch, double cab for iPad and iPhone 5, improved tone for all amps and effects, a noise gate, improved tuner, additional presets and previews and more.

GuitarTone Features

• 3 effects: Phaser, Drive+ and Va-Room

• 3 amps: '60 Slant, Custom and Tweed Blues

• More amps and effects: 12 more amps and 12 more effects are free while GuitarJack Model 2 is connected, or $9.99 per 12-pack

• Each AmpPack includes several amp styles inspired by iconic and boutique gear: See sonomawireworks.com for which amps inspired these tones

• Each PedalPack includes a variety of effects: Modulators, Wahs, Distortions, Tools and Time Stretchers

• Every cabinet has 4 mic options: Dynamic, Condensor, Ribbon, and Precision mics can be used with any amp

• Amp and effect presets: Dozens of hand-crafted presets are included, making it easy to find the tone you need

• Hundreds of amp, cab, pedal, and mic combinations: Arrange, adjust, and save favorites as unique presets

• Pre and post effects: Drag one or more effects into an effects chain before or after the amp

• Control panel for Sonoma’s GuitarJack Model 2 audio input/output interface: Select the input (1/4 inch instrument and 1/8 inch stereo mic/line) and adjust the input levels (60 dB of continuous level control)

• Free high visibility tuner

• Double Cab - the ultimate guitar tone with stereo guitar cabinets - two cabinet and/or microphone combinations at the same time create a killer sound (only on iPhone 5 and iPad)

• Preset Board for quickly jumping between favorite presets (only on iPhone 5 and iPad)

• Noise Gate reduces unwanted noise, with fast mode for high gain amps to produce super crunchy metal tones

• The Amp's Power button now bypasses both the amp and cabinets, so you can use the pedals by themselves or through your own rig!

• Universal app for use on iPad, iPhone and iPod touch

• Improved amp model and tone stack for all amps. Cascading tube amp design responds like a real amp

• Lower latency on newer devices (iPhone 5, iPhone 4S, iPod Touch (5th gen.), iPad mini, iPad 4, iPad 3 and iPad 2)

• More than 60 presets

Add-On Packs: Listen to Previews on Sonomawireworks.com and in the app

• AmpPack 1: 12 amps for $9.99 or free while GuitarJack Model 2 is connected (55, '60, Straight, Black Deluxe, Boost 30, Brilliant 15, Brit Blues, Closed Back Slant, Deviator, Nickeltone 84/64, One-off, Pedal Steel and Tweed Twin)

• AmpPack 2: 12 amps for $9.99 (100 Slant, 100 Straight, San Antone, Classic Blues, Closed Back, Gambler, Meister, Nickeltone 64/84?, Rootbeer 30, Snakeskin, Tweed Deluxe and Tweed Prince)

• PedalPack 1: 12 effects for $9.99 or free while GuitarJack Model 2 is connected (12AX7, Autowah, Chorus, Classic Wah, Compressor, Delay, Funk Wah, Reverb, Scoop, Treble +, Uranium Fuzz and Vibrato)

• PedalPack 2: 12 effects for $9.99 (Bass Autowah, BP Sweep, HP Sweep, LP Sweep, Parametric EQ, Pocketavia, Smooth OD, Warped Flange, Tape Delay, Tremelo, Triode and Chrome Wah)

GuitarTone 2 improved amps and effects tones are included in Sonoma's FourTrack (iPhone) app, allowing you to capture great sounding guitar tone in this critically acclaimed multitrack recording app. GuitarTone 1.1 amp and effects tones are in StudioTrack (iPad). Purchase amp and effect packs in GuitarTone and they'll be activated in FourTrack (iPhone) and StudioTrack (iPad) automatically.

Minimum Requirements:

• iOS 7 or higher
• iPhone 5, iPhone 4S, iPod touch (4th and 5th gen), iPad mini, iPad 4, iPad 3 and iPad 2

iPhone Screenshots

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iPad Screenshots

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App Changes

  • December 09, 2011 New version 1.01
  • January 19, 2012 New version 1.11
  • November 29, 2012 New version 2.0
  • December 14, 2012 New version 2.0.1
  • December 18, 2012 New version 2.0.2
  • March 06, 2013 New version 2.0.3
  • April 24, 2013 New version 2.1.0
  • April 24, 2013 Price increase: FREE! -> $2.99
  • May 24, 2013 New version 2.1.1
  • September 12, 2013 New version 2.2
  • September 20, 2013 New version 2.2.1
  • March 04, 2014 Price decrease: $2.99 -> $0.99
  • April 02, 2014 New version 2.7
  • April 02, 2014 Price increase: $0.99 -> $2.99
  • April 11, 2014 New version 2.7.1
  • October 18, 2014 New version 2.8
  • November 08, 2015 New version 2.9
  • November 15, 2015 New version 2.9.1
  • December 01, 2015 New version 2.9.2
  • December 16, 2015 New version 2.9.3
  • December 23, 2015 New version 2.9.4
  • February 16, 2016 New version 2.9.5