PreSonus Studio One integrates Nimbit to become a complete musician’s solution

PreSonus has announced it has acquired Nimbit and integrated its technology and services into Studio One Artist, Producer, and Professional to provide a complete solution for music and audio creation, sales, and promotion. With integrated … read more

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Anytune perfects music practice with the launch of Anytune 3 for iOS

Anytune has announced the release of version 3 of the Anytune music practice iOS app for musicians of all kinds. Anytune 3 now comes with LiveMix input mixing, FineTouch EQ, and more. Musicians worldwide use … read more

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MakeMusic releases Finale 2012b

MakeMusic has announced Finale 2012b, a maintenance update for the notation software for Windows and Mac. Finale 2012b is a free download for everyone who owns Finale 2012. It includes several new features including automatic … read more

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Hal Leonard publishes The Worship Band Book – Training and Empowering Your Worship Band

Hal Leonard Books has published Worship Musician! Presents The Worship Band Book by Tom Lane, a mini boot camp for bands, artists, worship teams, and worship ministries. Whether you’re in a band yourself or part … read more

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Hooktheory analyzes chords of 1,300 songs

Hooktheory, a resource for learning how to write songs and understand music, has posted an interesting analysis of chords used in 1,300 popular songs. In this article, we’ll look at the statistics gathered from 1300 … read more

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Bandcontroller musical game for Chrome

Plan8 and 14islands have launched Bandcontroller, an experimental audio game for the Chrome browser. Control music and sound in Google Chrome, using your iPhone as a game controller. This is a demo showing our little … read more

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FatBeatShop launches with 20% Off Opening Sale

FatBeatShop has launched its new online service offering beats for sale. Are you an artist, rapper, singer? Are you looking for high quality beats, at affordable prices, created with attention to every detail, great sounding … read more

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Luftrum launches Animoog Challenge

Luftrum has announced an Animoog Challenge, a contest in which users of Luftrum’s Animoog soundset can win $300 USD in cash. Win 300$ with the Luftrum Animoog Challenge. The goal is to create a track … read more

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Intermorphic releases Noatikl 2: Generative Music Lab

Intermorphic has released version 2 of Noatikl, a powerful, easy to use generative music software tool for Windows and Mac. The powerful Noatikl generative music system now includes the advanced Partikl MIDI, sound & FX … read more

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SoundCloud introduces Next SoundCloud – simpler, faster & more social

SoundCloud has introduced its Next SoundCloud, an update to the social sound platform. A simpler, faster more social SoundCloud that helps music and audio creators like you share your sounds more easily than ever before. … read more

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Get beta access to StudioVox social networking for creatives

StudioVox is offering rekkerd.org readers a chance to preview its social networking platform for creatives, and invite all readers to join its private, invite-only launch. The StudioVox online community aims to provide a complete ecosystem … read more

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Take to the Trees – Arbor Day Music Compilation

Sound for Good has announced Take to the Trees, a music compilation in support of Arbor Day’s tree planting efforts. Electronic Music Artists join forces on Arbor Day 2012 to raise support for trees on … read more

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MusicDevelopments releases RapidComposer for OS X

MusicDevelopments has announced the release of a Mac OS X version of RapidComposer, the phrase-based music composition software. We waited for this moment for a long time. After two months of beta testing, RapidComposer is … read more

Borderlands audiovisual granular synth instrument by Chris Carlson

Chris Carlson is working on an iPad version of Borderlands, an interactive granular sampler instrument. Demo video for the soon-to-be-released interactive granular sampler: Borderlands This project is a mobile version of an audiovisual granular synthesis … read more

MusicDevelopments updates RapidComposer to v1.9 + Birthday Sale

MusicDevelopments has updated its RapidComposer music prototyping and automated composition software, and announced a limited time birthday sale. RapidComposer is two years old! To celebrate this event we hold a birthday sale with 20% discount … read more

Native Instruments announces ‘Mostly Robot’ – creativity and technology live on stage

Native Instruments has introduced Mostly Robot, a collaboration of five musicians bringing creativity and technology live on stage. Five mystery musicians, each a celebrated cutting-edge performer in their own right, join forces for a world … read more

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Short links for December 27th, 2011

Some interesting things I found recently: # Spotify Apps are here! Now there’s even more to discover thanks to free Spotify Apps. In a nutshell, apps bring you new and exciting music experiences built around … read more

MusicDevelopments RapidComposer updated to v1.8 + VST version

MusicDevelopments has updated its RapidComposer composition software to version 1.8. RapidComposer is a unique, non-destructive, parametric phrase-based music composition software. This major update (v1.8) includes the long-awaited VST version with 128-channel MIDI output that you … read more

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Hal Leonard publishes Music 3.0 Survival Guide for Making Music in the Internet Age

Hal Leonard Books has announced the release of Music 3.0: A Survival Guide for Making Music in the Internet Age, a book by by veteran music and technology author Bobby Owsinski. Music 3.0 is a … read more

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SuperMegaUltraGroovy updates Capo for iOS to v1.2

SuperMegaUltraGroovy has announced the release of Capo 1.2 for iOS, which adds audio effects that help users learn their favorite music by ear. Capo 1.2’s mono re-mixing effect allows music students to isolate the left … read more

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