Software Spotlight: Serato Studio 1.4 Has Arrived

Just released, Serato Studio 1.4 adds much-anticipated audio tracks that allow users to load full songs or acapellas, plus the software is available to buy as a one-off purchase for the first time. In our latest “Software Spotlight,” BPM Supreme’s sound design expert, Mike Acosta gives us a tour of everything new in version 1.4, plus provides some […]

Software Spotlight: Audionamix XTRAX STEMS 2

Picture this: you’re in the studio working on a remix, but quickly realize the DIY acapella you have just isn’t good enough. So you set off to find a better one, only to grow frustrated and lose motivation in a tedious search. It’s a situation many DJs, producers, and remixers find themselves in way too […]

Software Spotlight: Mixed In Key 8 and Studio Edition

Since 2006, Mixed In Key‘s award-winning key detection software has been helping DJs and producers improve harmonic mixing in their DJ sets, mashups, and remixes. Over the years, the developers behind the software have consistently added more outstanding products, including music composition tools Odesi and Captain Plugins. But perhaps their biggest VST/AU plugin arrived this […]

Software Spotlight: Serato Studio

Announced in beta form in March, Serato Studio is the new intuitive beat making software for DJs and producers from the creators of Serato DJ. The software was designed to be super DJ-friendly and enable beginner producers to get their ideas out quickly. As expected, signups for the public beta testing of Serato Studio quickly […]

Software Spotlight: ADSR Introduces a Smart (and Free) Sample Manager

Updated July 12, 2018 ADSR, a leading online store for music production sounds and samples, has introduced a new sample management tool. Aptly named Sample Manager, this plugin makes your entire sample library searchable and playable directly in your DAW. Best of all – it’s free. Keep reading for more. Sample Manager was designed to improve […]

Make Beats Faster with the Captain Beat Plugin by Mixed In Key

Mixed In Key has released Captain Beat, the newest development in the company’s award-winning Captain Plugins series. Built for beatmakers, this plugin allows you to quickly and intuitively make beats. Captain Beat is available for both Mac and Windows systems and supports Ableton Live, Logic Pro X, FL Studio and Cubase on Mac OS 10.10 […]

Mixed In Key’s Captain Melody 3.0 Features Six New Tools for Songwriting

Mixed In Key has released the latest update in the award-winning Captain Plugins series, Captain Melody 3.0 for Mac and Windows. Captain Melody 3.0 includes six powerful new tools for writing songs and melodies. Keep reading for more. The newest innovation in Captain Melody 3.0 is the “Idea Box” that helps craft melodies for plucks, pianos, […]

Serato Studio Officially Released With Access to New Serato Sound Packs

After months of beta testing, the full version of the powerful beat making software, Serato Studio, has arrived. In addition to features such as cue points, mixer channels, FX, and waveform displays, the final release has even more new features including custom sound packs. Keep reading for more. Serato Studio is designed with a DJ-style workflow to […]

Serato Studio Beta Reopens With New Features and Pricing Plans Revealed

A month after announcing Serato Studio, Serato has returned with a slew of updates for their beat making software. The New Zealand company also announced pricing information and reopened the public beta with new software updates. Keep reading for more.  “Since launching the first beta we’ve been busy gathering feedback on Studio and channeling that […]