Noise – A Responsive WordPress Theme for Bands and Musicians
Noise is a responsive child theme for the Builder Framework perfect for bands and musicians. The premium music theme from iThemes has a dark, bold and modern design ideal for bands. It’s been designed specifically with bands and musicians in mind with features to easily build a band website. The theme has a built-in audio player, ways to display albums and discographies, a list of upcoming shows, and support for downloading and/or selling music.
The premium WordPress theme comes with the Builder Audio Block which is a plugin for the Builder Framework that lets you easily add music and audio files (MP3s or OGG files) to your site and play them in a built in audio player. The audio player can be placed in widget areas or to posts and pages via shortcodes. This is really great for creating a discography of albums, music mixes or even podcasts. The theme comes with support for the Easy Digital Downloads plugin so you can offer music downloads or sell your music from your website.
Some of the other features include: an events block to easily include upcoming shows, WordPress post format support (to post videos, links, images, standard blog posts etc), full width image header option, a mobile responsive design and all the other great features and options of the Builder Framework.
The Builder Framework
Noise is powered by the Builder Framework. Builder is a powerful, flexible, and easy-to-use WordPress theme framework that allows you to quickly build websites and blogs with WordPress. Builder includes an innovative layout engine allowing you to build almost any layout you like and easy manage the theme graphics and styling. The iThemes Builder developer package includes 60+ child themes, which span a wide range of looks and styles for different niches, with more child theme being added all the time.
- Layout Engine – build almost any kind of layout or page template you want (without knowing code)
- Style Manager – easily tweak the CSS without needing to touch the code
- Infinite Widget Areas
- Simple Layout Control
- Use one theme to build a website with multiple layouts and individual looks for each (each layout can have its own CSS)
- Assign specific layouts to certain WP Views (specific layouts for blogs, pages, posts, and categories)
- Create new widgets areas layouts or sidecars on the fly
- Custom Landing Pages – squeeze pages, email opt in pages, feed pages, portfolio pages etc
- WordPress 3.0+ Custom Menu integration
- Advanced SEO options – lets you choose between basic or advanced SEO options
- BuddyPress integration
- Billboard & Rotating Images plugins
- 60+ Child Themes
Single Theme: $80
Builder Developer Pack: $197 (access to ALL Builder child themes)
iThemes specialise in business and CMS WordPress themes, and have premium themes for designers, photographers, business, bloggers and other niches. Their Builder framework allows you to build WordPress sites quickly & easily by creating your own layouts.