Best Digital Audio Workstations of 2010
All you music gurus out there know what you like, so give your input and help determine the Best DAW (Digital Audio Workstation) of 2010 for PC/MAC.
Pro Tools 9 redefines the world's most popular, most advanced music and audio production platform with a completely re-architected, open version of Pro Tools software, giving you what you asked for and so much more. You can work with an audio interface or even without.
Ableton Live is about making music; for composition, songwriting, recording, production, remixing and live performance. Live's nonlinear, intuitive flow, alongside powerful real-time editing and flexible performance options, make it a unique studio tool and a favorite with live performers.
The Reason rack comes with all the gear you could possibly need: samplers, analog synths, graintable synth, vocoder, mixer, drum machines, arpeggiator, compressors, EQ and effects. With its generous sound bank and intuitive flow, Reason helps you along in your creative process, and never gets in your way.
Cubase helps both musicians and producers with every step of the music creation process: from the first idea through the arrangement to the final mix. In doing so, Cubase offers various tools to meet your individual needs.
Sonar has everything needed to deliver the polished, "radio-ready" recordings that are expected in today's music industry all in one box. Included are all of SONAR's cutting edge music creation tools, plus an unparalleled collection of world-class instruments and effects.
FL Studio is a full-featured, open architecture, music production environment capable of audio recording, composing, sequencing and mixing, for the creation of professional quality music. The FL Studio philosophy is creative freedom.
Logic Studio is a complete set of professional applications that lets you write, record, edit, mix, and perform. It's also the largest collection of modeled instruments, sampler instruments, effect plug-ins, and audio loops ever put in a single box.
ACID Pro 7 software is a professional music workstation for composing, recording, mixing, and arranging audio and MIDI tracks. Multitrack recording. Comprehensive MIDI sequencing.
Nuendo 5 empowers professionals working in audio, live and post production for the film, television and media industry to higher levels of productivity.