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
SHOUTcast Mac OS X server 1.9.2

Run your own Shoutcast server

Freeware | FreeTuesday, November 26, 2002105db
Audacity v2.0.5

Audacity is a Cross-platform full featured multi-track sound editor.

Free | Open SourceWednesday, October 23, 2013105db
Nexus 2.6.0

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

PaidWednesday, February 12, 2014100db
Altiverb 7.2.0

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

Demo | DemonstrationFriday, April 11, 201490db
VST Plug-in Pack 7

Pack of 30 VST plug-ins.

Freeware | FreeFriday, November 21, 200390db
Pro Tools v11.1.1

Pro Tools is an advanced audio and music production platform. Go here to buy the full version of Pro Tools.

Demo | TrialMonday, January 13, 201490db
Voxengo GlissEQ v3.8

Dynamic equalizer with real-time interchannel spectrum overlays. [VST/AU]

Demo | DemonstrationFriday, January 10, 201485db
ArKaos GrandVJ 2.0.2

Eight channel VJ software for real time HD video mixing

Demo | DemonstrationMonday, February 24, 201485db
GuitarTabX v1.30

Guitar tabulature editing and playback software for MacOS and MacOSX

SharewareMonday, December 17, 200185db
Rebirth RB-338 v2.0.1

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

Freeware | FreeThursday, September 1, 200585db
Audio Recorder v3.2

Record directly to AIFF or MP3 from any input device.

FreewareWednesday, September 27, 200685db
QMidi v2.3.8

MIDI/KARAOKE/Multimedia Player.

SharewareFriday, March 7, 201480db
Music Math v4.0

Convert values for musical use: tempo, transpose, delay and tap tempo

Freeware | FreeThursday, October 25, 200780db
Synthesia 9

A piano learning game

Demo | TrialMonday, October 21, 201380db
Pro Tools FREE

Professional 24bit Multi track recording and MIDI sequencing software

Freeware | FreeThursday, October 26, 200080db
D-SoundPRO 3.5.1

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

SharewareSaturday, September 5, 199880db
Automap 4.8

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

Freeware | FreeWednesday, March 26, 201480db
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, 201380db
Voxengo SPAN 2.7

Real-time spectrum analyzer. [VST/AU]

Freeware | FreeMonday, November 18, 201380db
AWS Guitar Tuner 2.0

Tune your guitar [OSX]

Free | DonationwareFriday, November 19, 200480db
Mimic SoundJam 1.2

SoundJam MP plugin for spectrum & waveform analysis

Freeware | FreeWednesday, November 17, 199980db
AVdrum 0.22

Audio video step sequencer. Also a drum machine.

Freeware | FreeSunday, May 1, 200580db
PyKaraoke v0.7.5

Karaoke player supporting CDG (MP3+G, OGG+G, WAV+G), MIDI (.KAR, .MID) and MPEG formats.

Free | Open SourceMonday, January 7, 201380db
Ambience v1.0.7

Reverb plug-in. [VST/AU]

Free | DonationwareMonday, August 16, 201080db
Reaper 4.611

Record, arrange, edit, mix and render audio. [Hosts VST Plugins]

Demo | TrialWednesday, April 16, 201475db
Independence Free 3.1

Sampler. [VST/AU/RTAS/Standalone]

Freeware | FreeMonday, January 7, 201375db
Liquid Rhythm 1.3.4

MIDI Sequencer and beat generation software instrument [VST/AU/RTAS/STANDALONE]

Demo | TrialFriday, April 11, 201475db
DR5Tool

Load standard MIDI files into the Boss DR-5

Freeware | FreeTuesday, May 28, 199675db
Obie Editor v1.1

Patch editor for the Oberheim Matrix 1000

Freeware | FreeWednesday, July 18, 200775db
MuLab Free v5.5.1

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

Freeware | FreeWednesday, March 5, 201475db
VocalWriter v2.0

Music synthesizer that sings lyrics.

SharewareFriday, July 1, 200575db
MDA AU Plug-in Pack 1.0.2

Bundle of 15 free plug-ins - amps, delays, vocoder & more. [AU]

Free | Open SourceWednesday, September 15, 201075db
KickMaker 2.0

Synthesizer designed specifically to create good kick drum sounds. [VST/AU]

Freeware | FreeSaturday, October 30, 201075db
Metro 7.2.4

High-powered sequencer for the design of professional audio projects. [Hosts VST/AU Plugins]

Demo | DemonstrationTuesday, April 15, 201475db
FabFilter Timeless v2.23

Delay-based multi effect. [VST/RTAS/AU]

Demo | TrialMonday, July 15, 201375db
Minimoog V 2.5.4

The Minimoog synth is back, with plenty of new additions. Go to the hardware version of Moog Music Little Phatty II

Demo | DemonstrationMonday, April 8, 201375db
Black Water Reverb AU

A reverb plugin.

Freeware | FreeFriday, December 17, 200475db
Diva 1.3.1 rev2228

Diva is a virtual synthesizer plugin. [VST/AU/RTAS]

Demo | DemonstrationThursday, April 10, 201475db
JUNO Librarian

Make libraries of voice data for JUNO106.

SharewareSaturday, October 3, 199875db
Music Trainers 2.1.2

Musicial training for notes, key, intervals and scales

Freeware | FreeSaturday, July 7, 200175db
Overture 4.1.6

Overture is a professional standard notation software that works for Mac OSX. [Hosts AU]

Demo | DemonstrationMonday, January 7, 201375db
Ableton Live v9.1.2b3

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

Demo | TrialMonday, March 10, 201475db
Sound Studio 4.6.11

Audio recording and editing tool with automators.

Demo | TrialTuesday, April 1, 201475db
Guitar Tuner

Graphical guitar tuner.

SharewareThursday, August 17, 200675db
Band-in-a-Box v2013b73

Intelligent Music Accompaniment Software. Go to the full commercial version of Band in a Box

PaidMonday, March 18, 201375db
MultiInspectorFree v1.2.0

31 band spectral analyzer. [VST/AU]

Freeware | FreeFriday, March 6, 200975db
TEFview TablEdit File Viewer 2.60

Displays, plays and prints tablature and sheet music

Freeware | Free75db
KMid v2.4.0

MIDI/Karaoke player for KDE4.

Freeware | FreeWednesday, August 18, 201075db
iZotope Ozone 5.05b

Complete mastering solution. [VST/AU/RTAS/MAS] Go to the full commercial version of iZotope Ozone

Demo | DemonstrationSunday, December 8, 201375db
Drumcore Free v3.0

A subset of the award-winning DrumCore software. [AU/VSTi/RTAS]

Freeware | FreeTuesday, July 21, 200975db