The guys and girls over at Ars Technica know how to whip up an in-depth review like few do. Chris Foresman’s look at GarageBand for iPad is no different.

With the release of the iPad 2, Apple is pushing more creative tasks that can be completed with its tablet — unlike the push the company made with iWork for iPad. If Garageband for iPad is any indication, Apple will continue to build quality apps for its devices that will draw more and more people to them. To really get a feel for what this $5 app is like, be sure to flip through all 9 pages of Foresman’s article. You won’t be disappointed.