Ableton has announced that it will release Live 9 on March 5th, 2013.

Ableton Live 9 coming March 5th

We are excited to announce that Ableton Live 9 will be out on March 5th. Push, our first hardware instrument, can also be pre-ordered on March 5th and will be available soon at a retailer near you.

The eagerly-awaited Live 9 introduces new dimensions of creative possibilities with Session View automation, inspiring Audio to MIDI tools, curved automation envelopes, new and improved studio effects, an enhanced browser, and much more.

Until March 4th, 2013, you can purchase or upgrade to Ableton Live 8 or Suite 8 to get 25% off the regular price, plus a free downloadable upgrade to Live 9 Standard or Suite.

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