NAMM

This year's Winter NAMM Show takes place January 16-19, 2020.

The NAMM Show is the global crossroads of the music, sound and entertainment technology products industries with more than 115,000 registrants from 139 countries and regions commanding $11+ billion in buying power.

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NAMM 2020 News

MIDI 2.0 Adopted at Winter NAMM 2020
January 27, 2020
Tags: Instrument, Effect, Plugin Host, Hardware, Windows, macOS, Linux, iOS, Android, MIDI, NAMM, MIDI Manufacturers Association
PlugInGuru releases Unify VST/AU Instrument Plug-in
January 18, 2020
Tags: Instrument, Plugin Host, Windows, macOS, VST2 Plugins, VST3 Plugins, Audio Unit, NAMM, PlugInGuru
Bram Bos releases Mononoke Expressive Drone Synthesizer for iOS
January 18, 2020
Tags: Instrument, iOS, Audio Unit, NAMM, Bram Bos
Behringer announces System 55 Eurorack Modules
January 17, 2020
Tags: Hardware, NAMM, Behringer
IK announces iRig Pro Duo I/O - Portable 2-Channel Audio/MIDI Interface
January 17, 2020
Tags: Hardware, Windows, macOS, iOS, Android, NAMM, IK Multimedia, iRig Pro Duo I/O
EricaSynths announces Bassline DB-01 Desktop Hardware Synth
January 17, 2020
Tags: Hardware, NAMM, EricaSynths
IK announces T-RackS Sunset Sound Studio Reverb
January 17, 2020
Tags: Effect, Windows, macOS, VST2 Plugins, VST3 Plugins, Audio Unit, AAX Plugins, NAMM, IK Multimedia, T-RackS CS, T-RackS 5, T-Racks 5 MAX, T-Racks 5 Deluxe, T-RackS Sunset Sound Studio Reverb
Toontrack Music EZbass to be released in May 2020
January 17, 2020
Tags: Instrument, Windows, macOS, VST2 Plugins, VST3 Plugins, Audio Unit, AAX Plugins, NAMM, Toontrack Music, EZbass
Overloud releases 3 New Rig Libraries for TH-U at NAMM 2020
January 17, 2020
Tags: Soundware, NAMM, Overloud, TH3
Ueberschall releases Saxophone Solos (Elastik Soundbank)
January 17, 2020
Tags: Instrument, Soundware, Windows, macOS, VST2 Plugins, VST3 Plugins, Audio Unit, AAX Plugins, Elastik, Funk, Funky, Licks, Loops, NAMM, Samples, Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone, Ueberschall
AKAI announces MPC One
January 16, 2020
Tags: Hardware, NAMM, AKAI
Universal Audio announces Luna Recording System - incl. UA Virtual Instruments
January 16, 2020
Tags: Instrument, Effect, Plugin Host, Hardware, macOS, VST2 Plugins, VST3 Plugins, Audio Unit, AAX Plugins, NAMM, Universal Audio, Roland RE-201 Space Echo, RealVerb Pro, Pultec EQP-1A EQ, Little Labs IBP Phase Alignment Tool, DreamVerb, Pultec-Pro, Roland Dimension D, dbx 160 Compressor/Limiter, EMT 250 Classic Electronic Reverberator, Neve 31102 / 31102SE Classic Console EQs, FATSO Jr. / Sr., 1176LN / 1176SE Limiting Amplifier, LA-2A Leveling Amplifier, LA-3A Audio Leveler, Neve 88RS Channel Strip, Neve 33609 / 33609SE Compressor, Neve 1081 / 1081SE EQ, Neve 1073 / 1073SE EQ, Fairchild 670 Compressor, UAD 4K Channel Strip, UAD 4K Buss Compressor, EMT 140 Classic Plate Reverberator, Cooper Time Cube MkII, Moog Multimode Filter / Moog Multimode Filter SE, Boss CE-1 Chorus Ensemble, Helios Type 69 EQ, Harrison 32C / Harrison 32C SE Channel EQ, SPL Transient Designer, CS-1 Channel Strip, Cambridge EQ, Precision Enhancer kHz, Precision De-Esser, Precision Buss Compressor, Precision Multiband, Precision Maximizer, Precision Limiter, Precision Equalizer, Trident A-Range Classic Console EQ, Manley Labs Massive Passive EQ, Precision Enhancer Hz, EP-34 Tape Echo, Studer A800, Lexicon 224 Digital Reverb, SPL Vitalizer MK2-T, bx_digital V2, MXR Flanger/Doubler, Voice of God (VOG), Ampex ATR-102 Mastering Tape Recorder, Apollo, SPL Twin Tube Processor, Sonnox Oxford Inflator, Ocean Way Studios Plug-in, Apollo x16, Pultec Passive EQ Collection, Millennia NSEQ-2 EQ Plug-In, Neve 88RS Channel Strip Collection, Marshall Plexi Super Lead 1959, Fender '55 Tweed Deluxe, ENGL E646 VS Limited Edition, Marshall Bluesbreaker 1962, Suhr PT100 Amplifier, bx_masterdesk, Bill Putnam Mic Collection, Lexicon 480L Digital Reverb and Effects, Brigade Chorus, Galaxy Tape Echo, Ampeg B15N, OX Amp Top Box
Best Service announces NADA by Eduardo Tarilonte
January 16, 2020
Tags: Instrument, Soundware, Windows, macOS, VST2 Plugins, Audio Unit, AAX Plugins, NAMM, Best Service, Engine, Nada - Meditation Sounds by Eduardo Tarilonte
Avid debuts new products at NAMM - Pro Tools 2020, Pro Tools | MTRX Studio, Pro Tools | HDX Thunderbolt 3 Chassis, Sibelius 2020 and more
January 16, 2020
Tags: Plugin Host, Hardware, Windows, macOS, AAX Plugins, NAMM, Avid, Sibelius, Pro Tools, Pro Tools First
Spitfire Audio announces Albion NEO for Kontakt Player
January 16, 2020
Tags: Instrument, Soundware, Windows, macOS, VST2 Plugins, Audio Unit, AAX Plugins, NAMM, Spitfire Audio, Kontakt, Kontakt Player
Mackie introduces new additions to CR Series Monitor Line
January 16, 2020
Tags: Hardware, NAMM, Mackie
Arturia MicroFreak receives new oscillator and more in v.2 update
January 16, 2020
Tags: Hardware, NAMM, Arturia, MicroFreak
Behringer announces eleven new System 100M Eurorack compatible modules
January 16, 2020
Tags: Hardware, NAMM, Behringer
Scuffham Amps updates S-Gear to v2.9
January 16, 2020
Tags: Effect, Windows, macOS, VST2 Plugins, VST3 Plugins, Audio Unit, AAX Plugins, NAMM, Scuffham Amps, S-Gear
IK Multimedia announces AXE I/O Solo - Compact Guitar Interface with Advanced Tone-shaping
January 16, 2020
Tags: Hardware, NAMM, IK Multimedia, AXE I/O, AXE I/O Solo
oeksound announces soothe2
January 16, 2020
Tags: Effect, Windows, macOS, VST2 Plugins, VST3 Plugins, Audio Unit, AAX Plugins, NAMM, oeksound, soothe, soothe2
Artiphon Orba "Band in Your Hand" available for $99 pre-order
January 16, 2020
Tags: Hardware, Windows, macOS, iOS, Android, NAMM, Artiphon
SubMission Audio releases DjinnBass - Modern Bass Guitar for Kontakt Player
January 16, 2020
Tags: Instrument, Soundware, Windows, macOS, VST2 Plugins, Audio Unit, AAX Plugins, NAMM, Virtual Bass Guitar, SubMission Audio, Kontakt, Kontakt Player, DjinnBass
Bitwig releases Bitwig Studio 16-Track
January 16, 2020
Tags: Plugin Host, Windows, macOS, Linux, VST2 Plugins, VST3 Plugins, NAMM, Bitwig, Bitwig Studio, Bitwig Studio 16-Track
Waves Audio releases OVox Vocal ReSynthesis with Intro Offer
January 16, 2020
Tags: Instrument, Effect, Windows, macOS, VST2 Plugins, VST3 Plugins, Audio Unit, AAX Plugins, NAMM, Waves, OVox Vocal ReSynthesis
Steinberg releases AXR4U USB-C Audio Interface
January 16, 2020
Tags: Effect, Hardware, Windows, macOS, VST3 Plugins, Audio Unit, NAMM, Steinberg
Slate Digital announces Infinity EQ
January 16, 2020
Tags: Effect, Windows, macOS, VST2 Plugins, VST3 Plugins, Audio Unit, AAX Plugins, NAMM, Slate Digital
Steinberg releases Dorico SE - Free Music Notation Software
January 16, 2020
Tags: Plugin Host, Windows, macOS, VST3 Plugins, NAMM, Steinberg, Dorico Pro, Dorico Elements
Novation releases Launchpad Pro Mk3
January 16, 2020
Tags: Hardware, Windows, macOS, iOS, NAMM, Novation
Antelope Audio announces Zen Tour Synergy Core
January 16, 2020
Tags: Hardware, NAMM, Antelope Audio
Phasenetic Labs reveals more info about Ampethron, including first video teaser
January 16, 2020
Tags: Hardware, Ampethron, Live Performance, Live-Act, NAMM, NAMM 2020, Synthesizer
ESI announces UGM192 and GIGAPORT eX
January 16, 2020
Tags: Hardware, NAMM, ESI
Nektar announces Aura Beat Composer - USB MIDI Pad Controller with drum-machine-style plugin control, step-sequencer and Nektar DAW Integration
January 16, 2020
Tags: Instrument, Plugin Host, Hardware, Windows, macOS, VST2 Plugins, VST3 Plugins, Audio Unit, AAX Plugins, NAMM, Nektar
Vienna Symphonic Library releases Big Bang Orchestra: Black Eye Tutti Orchestra Expansion Pack at Winter NAMM 2020
January 16, 2020
Tags: Soundware, NAMM, Vienna Symphonic Library (VSL), Synchron Player
Massey Plugins releases Golden Master Soft Clipper for Mac AAX
January 16, 2020
Tags: Effect, macOS, AAX Plugins, NAMM, Massey Plugins, Golden Master
Apogee announces Symphony Desktop 10x14 Audio Interface
January 16, 2020
Tags: Hardware, NAMM, Apogee
Ujam NAMM Drum Jam: Exclusive Sale until Sunday
January 16, 2020
Tags: Instrument, Effect, Windows, macOS, VST2 Plugins, Audio Unit, AAX Plugins, NAMM, UJAM, UJAM Instruments, Virtual Drummer Solid 2, Virtual Drummer Heavy 2, Virtual Drummer Phat 2, Beatmaker Dope 2, Beatmaker Hustle 2, Beatmaker Eden 2
Rhizomatic announces Plasmonic Synth to be released Spring 2020
January 16, 2020
Tags: Instrument, Windows, macOS, VST2 Plugins, VST3 Plugins, Audio Unit, AAX Plugins, NAMM, Rhizomatic, Absynth, Plasmonic
Eventide releases Spring Reverb for Desktop & iOS
January 16, 2020
Tags: Effect, Windows, macOS, iOS, VST2 Plugins, VST3 Plugins, Audio Unit, AAX Plugins, NAMM, Eventide, Spring
Waves SuperRack now supported in Native Mode
January 15, 2020
Tags: Instrument, Effect, Plugin Host, Windows, macOS, NAMM, Waves
Arturia reveals KeyLab Essential 88 at NAMM 2020
January 15, 2020
Tags: Hardware, NAMM, Arturia
ProjectSAM Symphobia Strings now available in Nord Sample Library 3.0 and 2.0
January 15, 2020
Tags: Soundware, NAMM, Nord, ProjectSAM
Clavia introduces Nord Sample Editor 3 for Nord Wave 2 and Nord Stage 3
January 15, 2020
Tags: Windows, macOS, NAMM, Nord
Solid State Logic announces SSL 2 and SSL 2+ USB Audio Interfaces
January 15, 2020
Tags: Hardware, Windows, macOS, NAMM, Solid State Logic (SSL)
Clavia announces Nord Wave 2
January 15, 2020
Tags: Hardware, NAMM, Nord
BrainModular releases Usine Hollyhock 4
January 15, 2020
Tags: Plugin Host, Windows, macOS, VST2 Plugins, VST3 Plugins, Audio Unit, NAMM, BrainModular, Usine Hollyhock
Plugin Alliance releases Shadow Hills Mastering Compressor Class A
January 15, 2020
Tags: Effect, Windows, macOS, VST2 Plugins, VST3 Plugins, Audio Unit, AAX Plugins, NAMM, Plugin Alliance
Korg Collection - Triton Now Available
January 15, 2020
Tags: Instrument, Windows, macOS, VST2 Plugins, Audio Unit, AAX Plugins, NAMM, Korg, KORG Collection
nuVibrations NAMM Week Sale: 50% off all products + nuSpin free Win/Mac VST3 upgrade when available (new customers)
January 15, 2020
Tags: Instrument, Soundware, Windows, macOS, VST2 Plugins, VST3 Plugins, NAMM, nuVibrations, nuSpin, nuSpin Basic Player, SpinTones Volume I
Syntheway releases Chromacycle - Stereo Phaser Effect for Windows and macOS
January 14, 2020
Tags: Effect, Windows, macOS, VST2 Plugins, VST3 Plugins, Audio Unit, 8-stage Phaser, Audio Phasing, Guitar Pedal, Guitar Pedal Emulation, Guitar Pedal Emulator, Modulation (Flanger / Phaser / Chorus / Tremolo), NAMM, Phase Shifter, Phase Shifting, Phaser, Phaser Filter, Phasing Effect, Rotary Speaker, Rotary Speaker Emulation, Stereo Phaser, whoosh sound effects, Whooshing Effect, Syntheway Virtual Musical Instruments, Chromacycle Phaser
Swar Systems releases Swar Studio v3.1 - 64-bit & VST3 support
January 14, 2020
Tags: Plugin Host, Windows, macOS, VST2 Plugins, VST3 Plugins, Audio Unit, NAMM, Swar Systems, Swar Studio
Sequential debuts Pro 3 - Multi-filter Mono Synth Featuring VCOs, Wavetables
January 14, 2020
Tags: Instrument, Hardware, NAMM, Sequential, Pro 3
Arturia reveals KeyStep Pro at NAMM 2020
January 14, 2020
Tags: Hardware, NAMM, Arturia
Big Fish Audio releases Momentum - Loop Effect Platform
January 14, 2020
Tags: Instrument, Windows, macOS, VST2 Plugins, Audio Unit, AAX Plugins, NAMM, Big Fish Audio, Momentum
Audient announces EVO Audio Interfaces
January 14, 2020
Tags: Hardware, Windows, macOS, iOS, NAMM, Audient
Krotos announces Concept - Soft-Synth for macOS & Windows VST, AU & AAX
January 14, 2020
Tags: Instrument, Windows, macOS, VST2 Plugins, VST3 Plugins, Audio Unit, AAX Plugins, NAMM, Krotos, Concept
Audeze & Embody showcase Reveal+ Plugin for Mixing and Mastering at NAMM
January 14, 2020
Tags: Effect, Windows, macOS, VST2 Plugins, VST3 Plugins, Audio Unit, AAX Plugins, NAMM, Embody
Audio Damage releases Continua Morphing Synth for macOS, Windows and iOS with Intro Offer
January 14, 2020
Tags: Instrument, Windows, macOS, iOS, VST2 Plugins, VST3 Plugins, Audio Unit, AAX Plugins, NAMM, Audio Damage
Amped Studio Goes Global
January 14, 2020
Tags: Instrument, Effect, Plugin Host, NAMM, AmpTrack Technologies, Amped Studio
Blue Cat Audio announces 3 new Plug-ins and a major update for Axiom at NAMM
January 14, 2020
Tags: Effect, Windows, macOS, VST2 Plugins, VST3 Plugins, Audio Unit, AAX Plugins, NAMM, Blue Cat Audio, Axiom
McDSP announces Moo X Mixer APB-16 Plug-in
January 14, 2020
Tags: Effect, Windows, macOS, NAMM, McDSP
Sensaphonics and Think-A-Move combine forces to form ASI Audio, Inc
January 14, 2020
Tags: Hardware, NAMM, ASI Audio, Sensaphonics
Roland updates Zenbeats Music Creation App for Android, iOS, Windows and macOS to v1.1
January 14, 2020
Tags: Instrument, Effect, Plugin Host, Windows, macOS, iOS, Android, VST2 Plugins, VST3 Plugins, Audio Unit, CES, NAMM, Roland
Mackie elevates ProFX Series with Professional Upgrades
January 14, 2020
Tags: Hardware, NAMM, Mackie
PreSonus expands Thunderbolt Interface Line with Quantum 2626
January 14, 2020
Tags: Hardware, Windows, macOS, NAMM, PreSonus
EastWest releases Hollywood Backup Singers with Intro Offer
January 14, 2020
Tags: Instrument, Soundware, Windows, macOS, VST2 Plugins, VST3 Plugins, Audio Unit, AAX Plugins, NAMM, EastWest, Play, Hollywood Backup Singers
ThaLoops releases Templetone - Virtual Instrument for Hip Hop Production
January 14, 2020
Tags: Instrument, Windows, macOS, VST2 Plugins, VST3 Plugins, Audio Unit, NAMM, ThaLoops, Templetone
NUGEN Audio unveils SEQ-S Software update for NAMM 2020
January 13, 2020
Tags: Effect, Windows, macOS, VST3 Plugins, Audio Unit, AAX Plugins, NAMM, NUGEN Audio, SEQ-S
Nembrini Audio releases F-Audiolabs Echobandit Analog Tape Echo Delay Bundle with Intro Offer
January 13, 2020
Tags: Effect, Windows, macOS, VST2 Plugins, VST3 Plugins, Audio Unit, AAX Plugins, Analog Delay, Delay, NAMM, Nembrini Audio, Echobandit Analog Tape Echo Delay, Echobandit Rack Analog Tape Echo Delay
NUGEN Audio update and offer: up to 40% off SEQ-S plug-in
January 13, 2020
Tags: Effect, Windows, macOS, VST2 Plugins, VST3 Plugins, Audio Unit, AAX Plugins, NAMM, NUGEN Audio, SEQ-S
Musical Sampling releases Medusa: Drum Ensembles + Sound Design for Kontakt - Two-week intro offer
January 13, 2020
Tags: Soundware, Windows, macOS, NAMM, Musical Sampling, Kontakt
Venomode launches Phrasebox, a phrase arpeggiator MIDI plugin, with a 30% intro discount
January 12, 2020
Tags: Instrument, Windows, macOS, Linux, VST2 Plugins, NAMM, Venomode, Phrasebox
KV331 Audio's SynthMaster One goes Universal on iOS, adds a separate iPhone only app
January 12, 2020
Tags: Instrument, iOS, Audio Unit, NAMM, KV331 Audio, SynthMaster One, SynthMaster One iOS
Cherry Audio announces three new module designers: Weevil, Sonobiosis, and Monkey Business Audio
January 10, 2020
Tags: Instrument, Windows, macOS, VST2 Plugins, VST3 Plugins, Audio Unit, AAX Plugins, Cherry Audio Voltage Modular, Modular Synthesizer, NAMM, Voltage Modular, Cherry Audio, Voltage Modular Core + Electro Drums, Voltage Modular Ignite, Voltage Modular Nucleus
UVI releases Vintage Vault 3 and JP Legacy
January 10, 2020
Tags: Instrument, Soundware, Windows, macOS, VST2 Plugins, Audio Unit, AAX Plugins, NAMM, Vintage Synth, Vintage Synthesizer, UVI, UVI Workstation, Emulation II, Darklight IIx, Emulation One, The Beast, UVI Kroma, U1250, UVX-3P, Digital Synsations, WaveRunner, Mello, UVX-10P, Vector Pro, CS-M 1.5, Synthox, ENERGY, Falcon, Cameo, PX Apollo, UVS-3200, Digital Synsations Vol. 2, BeatBox Anthology 2, UVX80, OB Legacy, USQ-1, PX V8, FM Suite, UVX670, PX P10, Vintage Vault 3, JP Legacy
Nembrini Audio releases Eddie Kramer Phazevibe 3 Modes Phaser Wha Vibe Bundle with Intro Offer
January 10, 2020
Tags: Effect, Windows, macOS, VST2 Plugins, VST3 Plugins, Audio Unit, AAX Plugins, NAMM, Phaser, Nembrini Audio, Phazevibe 3 Modes Phaser Wha Vibe, Phazevibe Rack 3 Modes Phaser Wha Vibe
IK Multimedia NAMM Slam Sale
January 9, 2020
Tags: Instrument, Effect, Windows, macOS, VST2 Plugins, VST3 Plugins, Audio Unit, AAX Plugins, NAMM, IK Multimedia, AmpliTube Jimi Hendrix Anniversary Collection, AmpliTube Slash, Miroslav Philharmonik 2, Lurssen Mastering Console, T-RackS Saturator X, T-RackS Stealth Limiter, Dimebag Darrell CFH Collection for AmpliTube, T-RackS Tape Machine Collection, T-RackS Tape Machine 440, T-RackS Tape Machine 80, T-RackS Tape Machine 99, T-RackS One, AmpliTube Brian May, AmpliTube MAX, T-Racks 5 MAX
Neunaber Audio announces Wet Reverberator, based on their Wet Reverb pedal
January 8, 2020
Tags: Effect, Windows, macOS, VST2 Plugins, VST3 Plugins, Audio Unit, AAX Plugins, Guitar, NAMM, Neunaber Audio, Wet Reverberator
Acousticsamples releases VReeds Electric Piano
January 8, 2020
Tags: Instrument, Soundware, Windows, macOS, VST2 Plugins, VST3 Plugins, Audio Unit, AAX Plugins, NAMM, Acousticsamples, UVI Workstation, VReeds Electric Piano
Joe Satriani wants to hear from you - Win an IK AXE-I/O and everything AmpliTube, including the soon-to-be-released AmpliTube Joe Satriani
January 8, 2020
Tags: Effect, Hardware, Windows, macOS, iOS, VST2 Plugins, VST3 Plugins, Audio Unit, AAX Plugins, NAMM, IK Multimedia, AmpliTube, AmpliTube Jimi Hendrix Anniversary Collection, AmpliTube Metal, AmpliTube Fender, AmpliTube Custom Shop, AmpliTube Slash, AmpliTube Slash for iPhone, AmpliTube Slash for iPad, AmpliTube for iPhone, AmpliTube for iPad, AmpliTube Fender for iPhone, AmpliTube Fender for iPad, AmpliTube Jimi Hendrix for iPhone, AmpliTube Jimi Hendrix for iPad, AmpliTube Orange, AmpliTube for Android, AmpliTube UA, Fender Collection 2 for AmpliTube, Dimebag Darrell CFH Collection for AmpliTube, AmpliTube Leslie Collection, AmpliTube MESA/Boogie, AmpliTube Fulltone, AmpliTube Brian May, AmpliTube MAX, AmpliTube Deluxe, AmpliTube Mesa Boogie Power Duo Bundle, AmpliTube Fender Power Duo Bundle, AmpliTube Orange Power Duo Bundle, AmpliTube Joe Satriani
Roland Introduces MIDI 2.0-Ready A-88MKII MIDI Keyboard Controller
January 7, 2020
Tags: Hardware, Windows, macOS, NAMM, Roland
Sondiron announce Alpha Organ & Hyperion Brass - NAMM 2020 Booth Visit
Topic in the Samplers, Sampling & Sample Libraries forum
Behringer RD-6 (Roland TR-606) announced at NAMM
Topic in the Hardware (Instruments and Effects) forum
Studio One now with Presonus io Station 24C - NAMM 2020
Topic in the Hosts & Applications (Sequencers, DAWs, Audio Editors, etc.) forum
NAMM, enthusiasm and forums
Topic in the Everything Else (Music related) forum
2020 NAMM Show Sale Event: Save up to 71% on instruments and effect plugins
Topic in the Sell & Buy (+Special Offers, Deals & Promos) forum
Eduardo Tarilonte & Best Service announce NADA at NAMM 2020
Topic in the Samplers, Sampling & Sample Libraries forum
any new namm previews??
Topic in the Tracktion forum
NAMM 2020 videos
Topic in the Bitwig forum
IK at NAMM 2020, including artist/event schedule
Topic in the Everything Else (Music related) forum
NAMM: Bitwig Studio 16 Track
Topic in the Bitwig forum
Behringer - System 100/55- NAMM 2020
Topic in the Hardware (Instruments and Effects) forum
NAMM 2020 Thread
Topic in the Blue Cat Audio forum
IK NAMM Slam 2020 Sale
Topic in the Sell & Buy (+Special Offers, Deals & Promos) forum