Steinberg has released VST Connect Pro – a complete remote recording solution that lets you collaborate with any musician with an Internet connection and a computer.
According to Steinberg, ‘data encryption, multi-track recording, live video chat, audio stream protection and MIDI support make geographical distance irrelevant to studio production workflows.’ Continue reading
This series of videos, created by Brian Bollman, is a free video course on working with Bitwig Studio.
The comprehensive series, embedded above, is already up to 266 videos. It covers the ins and outs of Bitwig Studio, but also covers synthesis, the foundations of sound, audio interfaces, basic music theory, effects, production and more.
iPad DAW Auria is currently on sale for 50% off the regular price.
Auria is a 48-track digital recording system, designed from the ground up for the iPad.
Developer Wavemachine Labs has announced an update, Auria Pro, that will add MIDI sequencing. Auria users will be able to upgrade at a discounted price.
At the 2015 NAMM Show, Avid announced Pro Tools | First – a new free version of Pro Tools.
Pro Tools | First includes a subset of Pro Tools features. It’s designed to let musicians and audio producers get started with Pro Tools for free, without requiring an iLok.
Pro Tools | First offers up to 16 mono/stereo audio tracks, 16 MIDI tracks and 16 Instruments tracks for a maximum of 48 tracks, compared with hundreds of tracks for the full Pro Tools.
Notably, Pro Tools | First only saves projects to the cloud. Three are included free. You log in to access and work on your projects, but you can work offline when not logged in or if there is no internet, on the last project you saved to the Cloud from a local cache within the application.
At the 2015 NAMM Show, WaveMachine Labs previewed Auria Pro for iPad – a new version of its 48-track DAW, with full MIDI capabilities.
Here’s a sneak preview from the Show: Continue reading
At the 2015 NAMM Show, Bitwig previewed Bitwig Studio 1.2, an update to its recently released DAW for Linux, Mac & Windows. Continue reading
At the 2015 NAMM Show, Cakewalk was demoing SONAR Platinum – the top-of-the-line version of their Windows DAW. Continue reading
Apple has updated Logic Pro X, introducing new virtual drummers, a Drum Machine Designer, an updated Compressor, an expanded sound library and more. Continue reading