MusicLab Black Friday Promotion

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MusicLab LogoMusicLab is having a Black Friday sale all weekend. 30% off all their products! Guitar virtual instruments, drum part generating software, bundles, and more. Promotion ends November 25th 2012.

Black Friday Deals at Amazon.com

on Nov 23 in Instruments, Specials tagged , , , by

Save 40% or more at the Amazon.com Musical Instruments store.

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Time For Steinway To Face The Music

on Aug 28 in Instruments, news tagged , by

Interesting article at seekingalpha.com about the challenges that will face Steinway and other musical instrument manufacturers as they try to recover from the great recession.

It’s Time for Steinway Musical Instruments to Face The Music.

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Audacity 2.0.2 Released

on Aug 26 in news, Software tagged , , , , , , , by

The Audacity Team has announced the release of Audacity 2.0.2 for Windows, GNU/Linux and other operating systems.

There are a number of changes and bug fixes in 2.0.2. For complete info see the 2.0.2 Release Notes.
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Sony Launches Sound Site Windows 8 App

on Aug 25 in Software tagged , , , by

Sony has launched the Sound Site app for Windows® 8. Sound Site is a new way to search, sample, and select from Sony’s vast array of royalty-free content offerings.

  • Browse the Sony Sound Series Loops & Samples catalog
  • Audition sounds and listen to demo tracks
  • Discover libraries that work well together

 

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Upgrade from Competitors’ Products to Finale

on Aug 13 in news, Software, Specials tagged , , by

Taking advantage of the unrest in the Sibelius camp makemusic is offering competitive upgrades to Finale for $139.

For more information visit finalemusic.com/switch

 

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Users petition Avid to sell Sibelius

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Sibelius notation software users are asking Avid, the parent company of Sibelius, to sell the software to another company so it can get the attention it deserves.

Read the full story at ZDNet

 

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Sony Creative Software Introduces SpectraLayers Pro Advanced Audio Spectrum Editor

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Sony Creative Software, a leading global provider of professional editing and authoring applications, today released SpectraLayers™, the newest addition to its line of award-winning software for audio and video production. An intelligent audio editing program, SpectraLayers operates directly on waveform spectra using a wide variety of smart editing tools. Through this application, users can more accurately edit audio by graphically dividing files into discrete, user-defined layers that can be processed independently and reintegrated to achieve flawless master files. Read More

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Fender Pulls Plug on IPO

on Jul 21 in Hardware, Instruments tagged , , by

Fender Musical Instruments Corporation cancelled its IPO plans yesterday.

Fender CEO Larry Thomas said in a statement that “current market conditions and concerns about economic conditions in Europe do not support completing an initial public offering at what we believe to be an appropriate valuation at this time.”

Best known for the Fender® product line FMIC brands also include Squier®, Guild®, Gretsch®, Jackson®, Charvel®, EVH®, SWR®, Ovation, Hamer, Takamine,  Groove Tubes®, and more.

Read more at CNN