Top 50 Macintosh Music Software Titles

These are currently the most popular Macintosh downloads on Hitsquad

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Software TitleDescriptionLicenseReleased on:Powersort icon
Nexus 2.6.3

Nexus is a Rom synthesizer. [VST/AU/RTAS]

PaidTuesday, June 10, 2014100db
Rebirth RB-338 v2.0.1

Software emulation of TR-303s and one TR-808.

Freeware | FreeThursday, September 1, 200580db
Voxengo SPAN 2.10

Real-time spectrum analyzer. [VST/AU]

Freeware | FreeFriday, March 4, 201680db
Altiverb 7.2.2

A sampled acoustics real-time convolution reverb plug-in. [AU/VST/MAS/RTAS/HTDM]

Demo | DemonstrationThursday, May 15, 201480db
Auto-Tune Evo v6.10

Automatic and graphical intonation correction for voices and solo instruments. [AU/VST/RTAS/TDM]

Demo | TrialWednesday, March 3, 201075db
Harmony Engine Evo v3.01

Tool for vocal harmony creation. [VST/AU/RTAS]

Demo | TrialMonday, August 31, 200975db
Auto-Tune Live v1.1.1

Auto-Tune Live is a pitch correction software optimized for live performance. [VST/AU/RTAS]

Demo | DemonstrationMonday, February 17, 201475db
Elastique Pitch v2

Real time pitch shifting solution. [VST/AU/RTAS]

Demo | DemonstrationThursday, July 9, 201575db
VST Plug-in Pack 7

Pack of 30 VST plug-ins.

Freeware | FreeFriday, November 21, 200375db
Finale Notepad 2012

Basic music notation software.

Freeware | FreeWednesday, February 22, 201275db
QMidi v2.5.7

MIDI/KARAOKE/Multimedia Player.

SharewareWednesday, January 27, 201675db
Minimoog V 2.5.4

The Minimoog synth is back, with plenty of new additions.

Demo | DemonstrationMonday, April 8, 201375db
Sonic Visualiser 2.5

View and analyse the contents of music audio files. [Hosts VST Plugins]

Free | Open SourceWednesday, October 28, 201575db
Pro Tools v12.5

Pro Tools is an advanced audio and music production platform.

Demo | TrialMonday, April 4, 201675db
CamelPhat 3.5

CamelPhat is a Multi-effect plug-in with distortion, filtering and more. [VST/AU]

SharewareMonday, December 12, 201175db
Automap 4.9

Offers an instant controlling solution for your MIDI Hardware controllers to work with all your plug-ins.

Freeware | FreeThursday, July 9, 201575db
Traktor Pro 2.6.8

A powerful and versatile software solution for professional DJs.

Demo | DemonstrationWednesday, March 12, 201470db
Renoise v3.1

Professional music tracker and composing tool. [Hosts VST Plugins]

Demo | DemonstrationTuesday, January 26, 201670db
Pianoteq v5.1.0

Modelled piano. [VST/AU/RTAS]

Demo | TrialFriday, October 10, 201470db
Virtual Singer v3.2

Additional module for Melody/Harmony Assistant to make your computer sing

SharewareMonday, May 1, 200670db
PlayerPRO v5.10.0

Music Tracker.

Free | Open SourceSaturday, February 12, 201170db
PatternSequencer v0.8

Simple MIDI pattern sequencer.

Freeware | FreeMonday, October 3, 200570db
AirEQ v1.3.4

Musical equalizer. [VST/AU]

Demo | DemonstrationWednesday, November 26, 200870db
SampleTank FREE 3

Free version of SampleTank with 204 Sounds and more than 500 MB of samples [AU/VSTi/RTAS]

Freeware | FreeTuesday, September 2, 201470db
MRhythmizer 9.18

Time manipulation effect that uses an integrated sequencer to control time, volume and filters. From gating to glitching, repeating to scratching, all with stunning audio quality [VST/AU]

Demo | TrialMonday, March 7, 201670db
ElectraX v1.1

ElectraX - four powerful synthesizers in one interface. [VSTi/AU/Standalone]

Demo | DemonstrationMonday, January 31, 201170db
GuitarTabX v1.30

Guitar tabulature editing and playback software for MacOS and MacOSX

SharewareMonday, December 17, 200170db
Decapitator 4.4.3

Models the saturation or distortion created when driving professional analog studio equipment. [VST/AU/RTAS]

Demo | DemonstrationWednesday, September 3, 201470db
Ableton Live v9.6.2b5

Compose, record, remix, improvise and edit your musical ideas. Works with the Ableton Push Controller [Hosts VST Plugins]

Demo | TrialMonday, July 4, 201670db
POD Farm 2.5.7

POD Farm delivers an arsenal of historic amps and effects. [Standalone/AU/VST/RTAS]

Demo | TrialMonday, March 10, 201470db
Blue Cat's FreqAnalyst 2.1

Frequency spectrum analyzer. [VST/AU/ RTAS]

Freeware | FreeMonday, January 20, 201470db
Independence Free 3.1

Sampler. [VST/AU/RTAS/Standalone]

Freeware | FreeMonday, January 7, 201370db
PitchPerfect Guitar Tuner v1.21

Easy to use basic tuner for guitar.

Freeware | FreeMonday, October 29, 201270db
UVI Workstation v2.6.6

Multi-timbral virtual instrument that gives you unlimited parts, built in effects, functionality for live performance, and an intuitive real-time workflow. [VST/AU/RTAS]

Freeware | FreeMonday, June 6, 201670db
SoundVision D51

FREE Realtime Sound Analyzer

Freeware | FreeMonday, August 18, 199770db
MuLab Free v7

Top-quality sound and music production system, transforming your computer into an inspiring modular studio.

Freeware | FreeMonday, June 6, 201670db
Zebra v2.7.2

Wireless modular synthesizer. [VST/RTAS/AU]

Demo | DemonstrationThursday, October 29, 201570db
Impro-Visor v4.11

Auto-accompaniment and improvisation tool.

Free | Open SourceTuesday, April 20, 201070db
GarageBand 10.1.1

GarageBand for Mac is a digital audio workstation (DAW) and music sequencer, with guitar amp and effects modeling and other added features.

PaidMonday, May 2, 201670db
bs-spectrum v1.3

Spectrum analyzer. [VST/AU]

Freeware | FreeFriday, July 18, 200870db
EchoBoy v4.4.3

Studio quality echo/delay for Pro Tools systems. [VST/TDM/RTAS]

Demo | DemonstrationWednesday, September 3, 201470db
LFX-1310 v1.4

Multi-effects plug-in. [VST/AU]

Freeware | FreeFriday, November 27, 200970db
MasterWriter v2.0

Collection of writing tools for the professional songwriter.

Demo | DemonstrationSunday, August 1, 200465db
WaveLab v9.0.20

An audio editing software with audio mastering features

Demo | DemonstrationMonday, June 6, 201665db
D-SoundPRO 3.5.1

Pro Audio Sound Editor, Software Synth, WaveGenerator and MIDI/SCSI samplers network manager..

SharewareSaturday, September 5, 199865db
AudioXplorer v1.3.1

Powerful sound analyzer software.

Free | Open SourceSunday, September 24, 200665db
Ravity v1.4.3

PCM software synthesizer module. [VST/AU]

Demo | DemonstrationThursday, November 3, 200565db
SHOUTcast Mac OS X server 1.9.2

Run your own Shoutcast server

Freeware | FreeTuesday, November 26, 200265db
Reason 9

Reason is a virtual studio rack with tools like Analog synth, sampler, drum machine, ReCycle!-based loop player, mixer, effects, pattern sequencer, and more.

Demo | DemonstrationMonday, July 4, 201665db
TAL-Vocoder-2 V1.02

Vintage vocoder emulation with 11 bands that emulates the sound of vocoders from the early 80s. [VST/AU]

Freeware | FreeMonday, January 7, 201365db