Top 50 Macintosh Music Software Titles  

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Software TitleDescriptionLicenseReleased on:Powersort icon
Nexus 2.6.3

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

PaidTuesday, June 10, 2014105db
Lounge Lizard EP v4.0.4

Electric piano. [VST/RTAS/AU]

Demo | DemonstrationWednesday, September 17, 2014105db
Audacity v2.0.6

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

Free | Open SourceFriday, October 3, 2014100db
Electroacoustics Toolbox 3.5

Acoustical testing and measurement.

Demo | TrialMonday, April 21, 201495db
SHOUTcast Mac OS X server 1.9.2

Run your own Shoutcast server

Freeware | FreeTuesday, November 26, 200295db
VST Plug-in Pack 7

Pack of 30 VST plug-ins.

Freeware | FreeFriday, November 21, 200390db
Altiverb 7.2.2

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

Demo | DemonstrationThursday, May 15, 201485db
GuitarTabX v1.30

Guitar tabulature editing and playback software for MacOS and MacOSX

SharewareMonday, December 17, 200185db
QMidi v2.3.10

MIDI/KARAOKE/Multimedia Player.

SharewareMonday, July 28, 201485db
Rebirth RB-338 v2.0.1

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

Freeware | FreeThursday, September 1, 200585db
Addictive Drums 2.0

Drum Production Studio. [VST/AU]

Demo | DemonstrationThursday, September 26, 201385db
Reason 8

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

Demo | DemonstrationFriday, October 3, 201485db
Reaper 4.73

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

Demo | TrialFriday, September 26, 201485db
Obie Editor v1.1

Patch editor for the Oberheim Matrix 1000

Freeware | FreeWednesday, July 18, 200780db
Pro Tools v11.2.1

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

Demo | TrialMonday, August 18, 201480db
Voxengo SPAN 2.8

Real-time spectrum analyzer. [VST/AU]

Freeware | FreeMonday, October 27, 201480db
EchoBoy v4.4.3

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

Demo | DemonstrationWednesday, September 3, 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
Automat v1.0.1

Substrative synthesizer. [AU]

Freeware | FreeThursday, September 4, 200880db
iZotope Ozone 6

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

Demo | DemonstrationMonday, November 3, 201480db
Voxengo GlissEQ v3.8

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

Demo | DemonstrationFriday, January 10, 201480db
Pianoteq v5.1.0

Modelled piano. [VST/AU/RTAS]

Demo | TrialFriday, October 10, 201480db
PitchPerfect Guitar Tuner v1.21

Easy to use basic tuner for guitar.

Freeware | FreeMonday, October 29, 201280db
ArKaos GrandVJ 2.0.2

Eight channel VJ software for real time HD video mixing

Demo | DemonstrationMonday, February 24, 201480db
Independence Free 3.1

Sampler. [VST/AU/RTAS/Standalone]

Freeware | FreeMonday, January 7, 201380db
MDA AU Plug-in Pack 1.0.2

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

Free | Open SourceWednesday, September 15, 201080db
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
Audio Recorder v3.2

Record directly to AIFF or MP3 from any input device.

FreewareWednesday, September 27, 200680db
Pro Tools FREE

Professional 24bit Multi track recording and MIDI sequencing software

Freeware | FreeThursday, October 26, 200080db
Morphox 1.1.1

Upgrade your Mod Wheel to a Morph Wheel [AU/VST]

Demo | DemonstrationWednesday, April 2, 201480db
Helix 2013-08-08

Wave-table-shaping-subtractive-hybrid synthesizer. [VST/AU]

Demo | TrialMonday, August 12, 201380db
impOSCar2

Emulation of the classic British synth the OSCar. [VST/AU].

Demo | DemonstrationThursday, July 7, 201180db
Diva 1.3.1 rev2228

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

Demo | DemonstrationThursday, April 10, 201480db
Ableton Live v9.1.6b4

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

Demo | TrialMonday, October 27, 201480db
BazzISM v2.4.9

Drum synthesizer that produces bass kicks by a sinus sweep. [VST/AU]

Demo | DemonstrationThursday, September 26, 201380db
VocalWriter v2.0

Music synthesizer that sings lyrics.

SharewareFriday, July 1, 200580db
FabFilter Twin v2.23

Versatile and powerful synthesizer. [VST/RTAS/AU]

Demo | TrialMonday, July 15, 201380db
discoDSP Vertigo R3.2

Additive synth with resampling and morphing capabilities. [VST/AU]

Demo | DemonstrationWednesday, May 14, 201475db
Overture 4.1.6

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

Demo | DemonstrationMonday, January 7, 201375db
SampleTank FREE 3

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

Freeware | FreeTuesday, September 2, 201475db
Toxic III v1.41

FM synthesizer. [VST]

Demo | DemonstrationMonday, February 12, 200775db
Auto-Tune Evo v6.10

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

Demo | TrialWednesday, March 3, 201075db
UVI Workstation v2.5.8

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, November 17, 201475db
MultiInspectorFree v1.2.0

31 band spectral analyzer. [VST/AU]

Freeware | FreeFriday, March 6, 200975db
SynthMaster 2.6.19

Semi-modular software synthesizer and multi-FX plug-in. [AU/VST/VSTi]

Demo | DemonstrationTuesday, August 26, 201475db
Automap 4.8

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

Freeware | FreeWednesday, March 26, 201475db
D-SoundPRO 3.5.1

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

SharewareSaturday, September 5, 199875db
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
Izotope Vinyl v1.73

Plug-in for creating lo-fi vinyl sound effects. [VST]

Freeware | FreeWednesday, August 9, 200675db