MusicLab Black Friday Promotion

on Nov 24 in Software, Specials tagged , , , , , , by

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

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

Save 40% or more at the 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 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.


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



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



Users petition Avid to sell Sibelius

on Aug 08 in news, Software tagged , by

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



Audacity 2.0.1 Released

on Jul 03 in news, Software tagged , , , , , , , by

The Audacity Team has announced the release of Audacity 2.0.1 for Windows, GNU/Linux and other operating systems. It replaces 2.0.0 and all previous 1.2 and 1.3 versions. Among several improvements, keyboard shortcuts can now be allocated to effects, and Nyquist plug-ins can be added to Chains. See the 2.0.1 Release Notes for detailed changes.

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Cakewalk Founder Greg Hendershott Retires

on Jun 28 in news tagged , by

Effective July 1, 2012 and coinciding with the 5 year anniversary of Roland buying a majority share of the company, Cakewalk founder Greg Hendershott is retiring.

Michael Hoover was named President and will assume primary responsibility for all day-to-day company operations at Cakewalk.

Greg’s farewell letter

Cakewalk Press Release naming Michael Hoover President