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NAMM 2016 News

NAMM and the world of Music Software: An interview with NAMM CEO Joe Lamond
November 17, 2016
Tags: Instrument, Effect, Plugin Host, Soundware, Hardware, Windows, macOS, Linux, iOS, Android, VST2 Plugins, VST3 Plugins, Audio Unit, AAX Plugins, Rack Extension, A3E, Joe Lamond, music retail, NAMM, SoftwareNAMM, KVR Audio
The NAMM 2016 Report
February 9, 2016
Tags: Instrument, Effect, Plugin Host, Soundware, Hardware, Windows, macOS, iOS, Android, VST2 Plugins, VST3 Plugins, Audio Unit, AAX Plugins, RTAS Plugins, UAD, A3E, Dave Rossum, Dave Smith, E27, H9, Jennifer Batten, NAMM, Roger Linn, Roland, ROLI, Tempest, Tom Oberheim, KVR Audio, Kontakt, BFD, Ivory Grand Pianos, SynthMaster, Ivory Italian Grand, Ivory Upright Pianos, Strobe (DCAM: Synth Squad), Geist, Chromaphone, Ivory American Concert D, Element Virtual Analog Synthesizer, SynthMaster Player for iOS, Synthmaster Sound Library, SoundToys 5, Anthology X, METROPOLIS ARK I, Greg Wells PianoCentric, Greg Wells MixCentric, Nx
SKYLIFE releases SampleRobot 5.05 Pro (Automatic Sampling Software)
February 2, 2016
Tags: Windows, macOS, NAMM, SKYLIFE, SampleRobot Pro
Softube and Marshall collaborate with Code Amplifier Family
February 2, 2016
Tags: Effect, Hardware, Windows, macOS, iOS, Android, Marshall, NAMM, Softube, Marshall Amplification
MOTU Audio Interfaces gain New Features with Firmware Upgrade
January 29, 2016
Tags: Hardware, Windows, macOS, NAMM, MOTU
MOTU announces increased CPU efficiency and enhancements for DP9
January 27, 2016
Tags: Plugin Host, Windows, macOS, VST2 Plugins, Audio Unit, NAMM, MOTU, Digital Performer
Sonic Studio releases Legendary Audio I.C.E. for Mac AU, VST & AAX - Fix distortion after recording
January 27, 2016
Tags: Effect, Windows, macOS, VST2 Plugins, Audio Unit, AAX Plugins, NAMM, Sonic Studio, Legendary Audio I.C.E.
Native Instruments releases "Discovery Series: India" for Kontakt & Kontakt Player
January 25, 2016
Tags: Instrument, Soundware, Windows, macOS, VST2 Plugins, Audio Unit, AAX Plugins, NAMM, Native Instruments, Kontakt, Kontakt Player
DMG Audio releases Limitless - The Master Limiter for Mac & Win
January 25, 2016
Tags: Effect, Windows, macOS, VST2 Plugins, VST3 Plugins, Audio Unit, AAX Plugins, RTAS Plugins, NAMM, DMG Audio, Limitless
Topten Software releases Cantabile 3
January 25, 2016
Tags: Plugin Host, Windows, VST2 Plugins, NAMM, Topten Software, Cantabile
Lumit Audio releases Lumit Multi-Touch DAW for Windows
January 25, 2016
Tags: Plugin Host, Windows, VST2 Plugins, VST3 Plugins, NAMM, Lumit Audio, Lumit
Kush Audio announces Omega - Transformable Mic Preamp
January 25, 2016
Tags: Effect, Hardware, Windows, macOS, VST2 Plugins, VST3 Plugins, Audio Unit, AAX Plugins, NAMM, Kush Audio
Kazrog releases Thermionik 5 Amp Modeling Suite for Mac & Win
January 25, 2016
Tags: Effect, Windows, macOS, VST2 Plugins, Audio Unit, AAX Plugins, NAMM, Kazrog, Thermionik
Kemper introduces "Seamless ToneTravelling" with Profiler OS 4.0
January 22, 2016
Tags: Hardware, NAMM, Kemper, Kemper Profiler
n-Track Software releases n-Track Studio v8.0 for Mac & Win
January 22, 2016
Tags: Plugin Host, Windows, macOS, VST2 Plugins, VST3 Plugins, Audio Unit, NAMM, n-Track Software, n-Track Studio
Harrison announces Mixbus 3.1 and releases TTC-1 Tablet Controller (TouchOSC layout)
January 22, 2016
Tags: Plugin Host, Windows, macOS, iOS, Android, VST2 Plugins, Audio Unit, NAMM, Harrison, Mixbus
Lindell Plugins teases Lindell TE-100 Tube EQ Plug-in
January 22, 2016
Tags: Effect, Windows, macOS, VST2 Plugins, VST3 Plugins, Audio Unit, AAX Plugins, RTAS Plugins, NAMM, Lindell Plugins
Synthogy and Vixano announce Synthogy Ivory II VR
January 22, 2016
Tags: Hardware, NAMM, Synthogy, ILIO, Ivory Grand Pianos, Ivory Italian Grand, Ivory Upright Pianos, Ivory American Concert D
Dave Smith Instruments announces OB-6 Analog Synthesizer (with Tom Oberheim)
January 22, 2016
Tags: Hardware, NAMM, Dave Smith Instruments
McDSP announces 6050 Ultimate Channel Strip
January 22, 2016
Tags: Effect, Windows, macOS, VST2 Plugins, Audio Unit, AAX Plugins, NAMM, McDSP, 6030 Ultimate Compressor
Slate Digital releases Virtual Preamp Collection
January 22, 2016
Tags: Effect, Windows, macOS, VST2 Plugins, VST3 Plugins, Audio Unit, AAX Plugins, NAMM, Slate Digital, Virtual Mix Rack (VMR)
Avid announces Pro Tools 12.5 Software Offering Early Access to Avid Cloud Collaboration for Pro Tools
January 22, 2016
Tags: Plugin Host, Windows, macOS, AAX Plugins, Beta, NAMM, Avid, Pro Tools
Focusrite Introduces RedNet A16R 16-Channel Analog I/O
January 21, 2016
Tags: Hardware, Windows, macOS, NAMM, Focusrite
Waves Audio announces the Waves Abbey Road Reverb Plates Plugin
January 21, 2016
Tags: Effect, Windows, macOS, VST2 Plugins, VST3 Plugins, Audio Unit, AAX Plugins, NAMM, Waves, Abbey Road Reverb Plates
Blue Cat Audio Announces VST3 Plug-In Format Support As a Free Update
January 21, 2016
Tags: Effect, Windows, macOS, VST2 Plugins, VST3 Plugins, Audio Unit, AAX Plugins, RTAS Plugins, NAMM, Blue Cat Audio, Blue Cat's Chorus, Blue Cat's Flanger, Blue Cat's Digital Peak Meter Pro, Blue Cat's Phaser, Blue Cat's Liny EQ, Blue Cat's Parametr'EQ series, Blue Cat's Triple EQ, Blue Cat's Dynamics, Blue Cat's Gain Suite, Blue Cat's Remote Control, Blue Cat's FreqAnalyst, Blue Cat's FreqAnalyst Pro, Blue Cat's FreqAnalyst Multi, Blue Cat's StereoScope Series, Blue Cat's Oscilloscope Multi, Blue Cat's Protector, Blue Cat's MB-5 Dynamix, Blue Cat's MB-7 Mixer, Blue Cat's PatchWork, Blue Cat's Plug'n Script
Avid releases Sibelius 8.1 Notation Software
January 21, 2016
Tags: Plugin Host, Windows, macOS, VST2 Plugins, Audio Unit, NAMM, Notation, Avid, Sibelius
Waves Audio announces Waves Nx – Virtual Mix Room Plugin
January 21, 2016
Tags: Effect, Windows, macOS, VST2 Plugins, VST3 Plugins, Audio Unit, AAX Plugins, NAMM, Waves, Nx
IK Multimedia announces iLoud Micro Monitor - Studio Reference Monitor
January 21, 2016
Tags: Hardware, Monitor, Monitoring, NAMM, IK Multimedia
AIR Previews Instrument Expansion Pack 3 at NAMM
January 21, 2016
Tags: Instrument, Windows, macOS, VST2 Plugins, Audio Unit, AAX Plugins, NAMM, AIR Music Technology, Structure, Hybrid 3, Velvet, Transfuser, Strike, Vacuum Pro, Loom Classic, Air Instrument Expansion Pack 2 (AVID EXCLUSIVE), theRiser, DB-33, Mini Grand
PSound announces Bandoneon for Falcon, MachFive and UVI Workstation
January 21, 2016
Tags: Instrument, Soundware, Windows, macOS, VST2 Plugins, Audio Unit, AAX Plugins, Accordion, Bandoneon, NAMM, Presets for Falcon, PSound, MachFive, UVI Workstation, UVI Falcon Sound Library
Arturia announces MatrixBrute Analog Synthesizer
January 21, 2016
Tags: Hardware, NAMM, Arturia
Eiosis announces E²Deesser plug-in and Air and Earth modules for Slate Digital Virtual Mix Rack
January 21, 2016
Tags: Effect, Windows, macOS, VST2 Plugins, VST3 Plugins, Audio Unit, AAX Plugins, NAMM, Eiosis, E²Deesser, Virtual Mix Rack (VMR)
Make Music announces Garritan Personal Orchestra 5
January 21, 2016
Tags: Instrument, Windows, macOS, VST2 Plugins, Audio Unit, AAX Plugins, NAMM, Garritan, MakeMusic, Personal Orchestra (GPO)
iConnectivity announces iConnectAUDIO2+ 2-in 6-out audio & MIDI interface
January 21, 2016
Tags: Hardware, Windows, macOS, iOS, NAMM, iConnectivity
Rob Papen announces Prisma at NAMM
January 21, 2016
Tags: Instrument, Effect, Plugin Host, Windows, macOS, VST2 Plugins, Audio Unit, AAX Plugins, NAMM, Rob Papen, Time+Space, BLUE II, Predator 2, RG, SubBoomBass 2, RP-Verb, RP-Delay, Punch, Blade, RP Distort, RAW, Punch-BD, RP-EQ
IK Multimedia announces Lurssen Mastering Console for iPad, Mac & Win
January 21, 2016
Tags: Effect, Windows, macOS, iOS, VST2 Plugins, VST3 Plugins, Audio Unit, AAX Plugins, Mastering, NAMM, IK Multimedia
Zoom announces ARQ Aero RhythmTrak
January 21, 2016
Tags: Hardware, NAMM, Zoom
Sony announces Sound Forge Pro Mac 3 and SpectraLayers Pro 4
January 21, 2016
Tags: Effect, Plugin Host, Windows, macOS, VST2 Plugins, Audio Unit, NAMM, Sony Creative Software, HOFA-Plugins, Sound Forge Pro 12, SpectraLayers, HOFA CD-Burn.DDP.Master (App), Sound Forge Pro Mac 3
Apple releases Music Memos for iOS (Free App)
January 21, 2016
Tags: iOS, NAMM, Apple
Universal Audio announces UAD Software v8.5 - New Plug-Ins from Softube, Sonnox, and Brainworx
January 21, 2016
Tags: Effect, Windows, macOS, VST2 Plugins, Audio Unit, AAX Plugins, UAD, 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 16, Pultec Passive EQ Collection, Millennia NSEQ-2 EQ Plug-In, Neve 88RS Channel Strip Collection, Marshall Plexi Super Lead 1959
Softube announces Drawmer S73 Intelligent Master Processor
January 21, 2016
Tags: Effect, Windows, macOS, VST2 Plugins, VST3 Plugins, Audio Unit, AAX Plugins, NAMM, Softube, Drawmer S73 Intelligent Master Processor
UJAM releases "Virtual Guitarist IRON" for Mac & Win VST & AU
January 21, 2016
Tags: Instrument, Windows, macOS, VST2 Plugins, Audio Unit, NAMM, UJAM Instruments, Virtual Guitarist, Virtual Guitarist Electric Edition
AAS announces AAS Chromaphone 2 - Creative Percussion Synthesizer
January 21, 2016
Tags: Instrument, Windows, macOS, VST2 Plugins, Audio Unit, AAX Plugins, RTAS Plugins, NAMM, Applied Acoustics Systems, Chromaphone
PSPaudioware and Avedis Audio release PSP E27 Multistage Equalizer Plug-in
January 21, 2016
Tags: Effect, Windows, macOS, VST2 Plugins, VST3 Plugins, Audio Unit, AAX Plugins, RTAS Plugins, NAMM, PSPaudioware, Avedis Audio Electronics, PSP E27
Steinberg releases Special Signature Set: Simon Phillips Studio Drums for Groove Agent
January 21, 2016
Tags: Soundware, Windows, macOS, NAMM, Steinberg, Groove Agent 4
Sonivox announces Pitch2MIDI - Real-time audio to MIDI conversion plugin
January 21, 2016
Tags: Effect, Windows, macOS, VST2 Plugins, Audio Unit, AAX Plugins, NAMM, SONiVOX, Pitch[2]Midi
PreSonus Unveils Studio 192 Mobile Audio Interface/Studio Command Center
January 21, 2016
Tags: Hardware, Windows, macOS, iOS, NAMM, PreSonus, Studio One
DiGiGrid releases new Desktop series
January 21, 2016
Tags: Hardware, NAMM, DiGiGrid
Cakewalk releases Gibson Electric Bass Expansion Pack for Rapture Pro and Rapture Session
January 21, 2016
Tags: Soundware, Windows, macOS, NAMM, Cakewalk, Rapture, Rapture Pro
Roland Corporation and Virtual Sonics Form Joint Venture - Roland Cloud Coming
January 21, 2016
Tags: Instrument, Effect, Plugin Host, Soundware, NAMM, Roland, Roland Cloud
FXpansion releases BFD Modern Drummer Snare Selects
January 21, 2016
Tags: Soundware, Windows, macOS, NAMM, FXpansion, BFD, BFD Eco
Waves Audio releases Greg Wells MixCentric Plugin
January 21, 2016
Tags: Effect, Windows, macOS, VST2 Plugins, VST3 Plugins, Audio Unit, AAX Plugins, RTAS Plugins, NAMM, Waves, Greg Wells PianoCentric, Greg Wells MixCentric
Vienna Symphonic Library showcases their latest product developments at NAMM 2016
January 21, 2016
Tags: Instrument, Soundware, Windows, macOS, VST2 Plugins, Audio Unit, AAX Plugins, NAMM, Vienna Symphonic Library (VSL), Vienna Suite, Vienna Instruments, Vienna Instruments PRO
Air announces Creative Collection FX - 28 VST, AU & AAX Plugins
January 21, 2016
Tags: Effect, Windows, macOS, VST2 Plugins, Audio Unit, AAX Plugins, NAMM, AIR Music Technology, MixMeister Studio / Fusion, VIP (Virtual Instrument Player), Creative FX Collection (Plus)
UVI releases "PX Apollo" for UVI Workstation & Falcon with Intro Offer
January 20, 2016
Tags: Instrument, Soundware, Windows, macOS, VST2 Plugins, Audio Unit, AAX Plugins, Analog, NAMM, Polyphonic, Synth, Synthesizer, UVI, UVI Workstation, Falcon, PX Apollo
TEControl releases USB MIDI Breath and Bite Controller 2
January 19, 2016
Tags: Hardware, BBC2, Breath Controller, MIDI Breath Controller, NAMM, Nod, Tilt, USB Breath Controller, USB-MIDI Breath and Bite Controller, TEControl, USB MIDI Breath and Bite Controller 2
Auddict releases Virtuoso Violin for Kontakt
January 18, 2016
Tags: Soundware, Windows, macOS, NAMM, Auddict, Kontakt, Virtuosic Violin
Chocolate Audio releases The Black Album Drums (BFD3 & Kontakt) and invites you to the NAMM Show
January 18, 2016
Tags: Soundware, Windows, macOS, BFD Kit, Drum Kits, Drums, Kontakt 5, MIDI Player, MIDI Styles, NAMM, SoftwareNAMM, Chocolate Audio, Kontakt, BFD, The Black Album Drums (BFD & Kontakt)
Waves Audio Now Shipping the eMotion LV1 Live Mixer
January 17, 2016
Tags: Effect, Plugin Host, Hardware, Windows, macOS, NAMM, Waves
Celemony releases Melodyne 4 - Polyphonic Spectrum Shaper Sound Editor, DNA on Unlimited Tracks, Tempo Detection
January 14, 2016
Tags: Effect, Plugin Host, Windows, macOS, VST2 Plugins, Audio Unit, AAX Plugins, RTAS Plugins, NAMM, Celemony, Melodyne studio, Melodyne editor
Software.NAMM: Bringing Software Developers back to the NAMM Show
January 13, 2016
Tags: Instrument, Effect, Plugin Host, Soundware, Windows, macOS, VST2 Plugins, VST3 Plugins, Audio Unit, AAX Plugins, Rack Extension, Guitar Center, IMSTA, Joe Lamond, NAMM, PRS, Ray Williams, Sam Ash, SoftwareNAMM, Steinberg, Stratocaster, KVR Audio, Kontakt, Cubase, Digital Performer, Live, Zebra, Superior Drummer 2, UVI Workstation, Pro Tools
NAMM January 2017
Topic in the Everything Else (Music related) forum
What New or New Version is to be Released by NAMM 2017
Topic in the Everything Else (Music related) forum
Harrison Mixbus Summer NAMM Special!
Topic in the Harrison Mixbus forum
Bitwig at NAMM
Topic in the Bitwig forum
[NAMM] VST3 Format Support Announced
Topic in the Blue Cat Audio forum
Namm info?
Topic in the Tracktion forum
Yamaha Montage (NAMM 2016)
Topic in the Hardware (Instruments and Effects) forum
Remember when Namm day was like xmas?
Topic in the Everything Else (Music related) forum
Mixbus TTC-1 Tablet Controller previewing at NAMM
Topic in the Hosts & Applications (Sequencers, DAWs, Audio Editors, etc.) forum
Bitwig NAMM Anaheim 2016
Topic in the Bitwig forum
NAMM Show 2016
Topic in the Blue Cat Audio forum
Mixbus Ver 3.1 demonstrated at NAMM.
Topic in the Hosts & Applications (Sequencers, DAWs, Audio Editors, etc.) forum
New drums from Chocolate Audio at NAMM 2016 (BFD3 and Kontakt 5 full) - teaser video
Topic in the Samplers, Sampling & Sample Libraries forum