The iPad definately has some drawbacks, and I’m not always a fan – but the fact of the matter is that the form-factor of these instant-on, long battery life tablets have lead to a whole new meaning of access to technology. After you watch the music below, check out the list of 8 wild apps that make the iPad a powerful and creative machine for the musically inclined.

I know this is just a handful of the musical apps out there that people are using – if you have other favourites please ad them in the comments below.