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Online GarageBand Alternatives

GarageBand is not available as a web app but there are some alternatives that runs in the browser with similar functionality. The best Online alternative is AudioTool, which is free. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to GarageBand and eight of them are available as a web app so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Online alternatives to GarageBand are Soundtrap, Soundation Studio, AudioMass and Bandlab.

GarageBand alternatives are mainly Music Production Apps but may also be Digital Audio Workstations or Audio Editors. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of GarageBand.
This page was last updated Jun 17, 2022
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  • Mac
  • iPhone
  • iPad

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  1. Make music online with a powerful set of tools ranging from synthesizers and samplers to mixers, delays, reverb and much more. AudioTool is an advanced, collaborative DAW (Digital Audio Workstation) built for the browser.

    Most users think AudioTool is a great alternative to GarageBand.
  2. Soundtrap is a freemium online cross-platform digital audio workstation for browsers that allows users to create music or podcasts. The DAW is operated by Soundtrap AB, which was bought by Spotify in November 2017.

    Soundtrap vs GarageBand opinions
    Almost everyone thinks Soundtrap is a great alternative to GarageBand.

    the drums in there are total abominations. double-time swing is impossible. apart from that, it is awesome for dubstep, lo-fi hiphop and everything besides jazz and other genres better portrayed live than imitated.

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    I don't know it just seems to be a good app of garageband.

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  3. Soundation Studio is the free online music making application that gives everyone the opportunity to make music on the internet. With instant access to music making tools like a loop library, virtual instruments, real time effects, automation, audio recording and editing.

    Some users think Soundation Studio is a great alternative to GarageBand, some don't.
  4. AudioMass

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Online
    • Self-Hosted

    AudioMass lets you record, or use your existing audio tracks, and modify them by trimming, cutting, pasting or applying a plethora of effects, from compression and paragraphic equalizers to reverb, delay and distortion fx.

  5. Bandlab

    • FreeProprietary
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad

    Bandlab is the cloud platform where musicians and fans create music, collaborate and engage with each other across the globe. Create and collaborate on music through intuitive mobile and web apps that lets you assemble songs from scratch or remix projects shared by others.

  6. Amped Studio is a modern web based music studio and production environment. With the instant access of a web application you can quickly get in to creating music with virtual instruments, effects, loops, samples and easy to use tools.


    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Online
    • iPhone
    • iPad

    Web based production tool.

  8. JamHive

    • Free PersonalProprietary
    • Online

    Online music recording & collaboration.

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