MOTU has posted a free Version 2 upgrade to their MX4 multi-synth instrument plug-in. New features include the Pattern Gate for creating rhythmic textures, Arpeggiator, Pattern Sequencer, and Trigger Sequencer, in addition to hundreds of new presets. The instrument supports MAS, Audio Units, and RTAS, and is Tiger-compatible. Owners of Version 1 can download the upgrade for free! If you don’t own v1, you can still download v2 and enjoy a fuilly functioning MX4 for a 14-day trial period. Download here.
Cakewalk’s Project5 version 2 for Windows is shipping. Project 5 Version 2 has been streamlined for easier, faster operation. Other new features include the Dimension multimode sampler, an optimized audio engine, GrooveMatrix multipad pattern triggering, Per-track arpeggiator, multitrack auudio recording and editing, ReWire host and client support, Loop reconstruction tools, Alias Factor bit decimator and resonant filter, PSYN II subtractive synth, and much more. Version 1 owners can upgrade for $79 (download) or $89 (on CD).
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Digdesign Venue has arrived! Venue consists of the D-Show mixing console, FOH mix engine, Stage Rack I/O unit with recallable, remote-controlled preamps, and a digital snake. The system can be expanded to 96 inputs with 27 busses. The mix engine provides EQ and dynamics for each input channel and 24 assignable graphic EQs, plus support for Pro Tools plug-ins.Venue also features integrated recording and playback options for Pro Tools systems.