m.phase DAW Remote Brings Multi-Touch Gesture Control To DAWs

mphase-daw-controlMphase Studio has introduced m.phase Daw Remote - a new way of controlling your favorite DAW (Digital Audio Workstation), using intuitive multi touch gestures.

m.phase supports Mackie Control protocol and HUI protocol and works with both MAC and Windows. It’s designed to replace clicking and dragging with a computer mouse with multi-touch control.

Officially supported DAWs include:

  • Avid Pro Tools
  • Apple Logic
  • Steinberg Cubase / Nuendo
  • Ableton Live
  • Cockos Reaper

It also works with other DAWs that support Mackie Control and HUI.

Here’s a demo of m.phase DAW Remote in action: Continue reading

Free Sonar X3e Update Delivers Customer ‘Wish List’ Improvements

SONAR-X3Musikmesse 2014: Cakewalk today announced SONAR X3e - a free update which will be available on cakewalk.com later this month.

The update is for all three versions of the SONAR family (X3, X3 Studio, and X3 Producer), and, according to Cakewalk, focuses on direct ‘wish list’ feedback from Cakewalk customers.

SONAR X3e features nearly 100 enhancements, including improvements to the audio engine, loop recording, ARA (Audio Random Access), comping and more.  Continue reading

Tracktion 5 Now Available For Linux, Mac & Windows


Tracktion Software Corporation has launched Tracktion Version 5 (T5), for Linux, Mac & Windows.

According to the developer, Tracktion 5 “combines an intuitive workflow with a ground-breaking feature set at a remarkable price”.

“Our intention from the start has been to enable rapid capture and manipulation of musical ideas,” says Julian Storer, Tracktion creator and co-founder of TSC. “To that end, Tracktion 5 eliminates barriers to the creative flow as it solves a number of problems that have long plagued the multi-track recording process.” Continue reading

Meteor Multitrack Recorder For iPad Gets Major Update

meteor-daw-ipadMeteor, a multi-track DAW designed specifically for the iPad, has been updated to version 2.0.

Meteor Multitrack Recorder supports up to 32 audio or MIDI tracks, complete with built in Mixer and Multi-FX Processor.

New features include:

  • support for up to 32 tracks of audio;
  • support for Apple’s Inter-App Audio, for both instruments and effects;
  • improved MIDI file handling;
  • ‘Real Time’ display mode; and
  • Updated AudioBus support.

Here are the details on what’s new in Meteor 2.0: Continue reading