Since 1996, IK Multimedia has been a pioneer in the music software revolution
Founded in Modena, Italy in 1996, IK Multimedia now operates worldwide with offices in Italy, the US and the UK. The company’s best known for products made for music production, creation, live performance and has also expanded to various music segments. The most notable in recent years are their apps and accessories for Apple’s iOS platform using Apple’s iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad.
IK Multimedia designs and manufactures apps, software, hardware and accessory products for music creation and playback on computers and mobile devices.
The brand is known in the industry for producing quality products they have partnered with iconic music brands such as Fender®, MESA/Boogie®, Ampeg®, Orange® Soldano® Gallien Kruger®, Seymour Duncan® and more, to bring unique and innovative solutions to market.
Scores of artists, engineers and producers have used IK’s AmpliTube, SampleTank, Philharmonik, T-RackS and more to create or perform the most popular music of our time including the Rolling Stones, Queen, Red Hot Chili Peppers, AC/DC, Eminem, Black Eyed Peas and Coldplay
IK started manufacturing electronic hardware accessories for computers in 2006 and in 2010 evolved into the production of app-enhanced iOS accessories. IK now operates a new electronics manufacturing facility headquartered in Modena, Italy that is fully equipped for hi-tech manufacturing using SMT technology.
Now over half of their hardware products are made in their own factory in Italy by Italian craftsmen and engineers with the highest production and manufacturing standards guaranteed by their 100%-tested production.
Mobile Music Revolution
IK Multimedia create products musicians can use to create music whenever and wherever the inspiration strikes them with tools that are simple to use. They have pioneered the mobile music segment of the market with their range of 50 accessories and apps for the iPhone/iPod/iPad. IK was the first company to introduce the wonderful world of mobile guitar tone (AmpliTube and AmpliTube Fender® for iPhone/iPod touch/iPad) and a cost-effective, professional way to connect a guitar to those devices, the iRig audio interface for guitarists and bassists. Today IK make the most extensive range of mobile solutions for musicians of all types – keyboard players, guitarists & bassists, vocalists and DJs.