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, 2014115db
Addictive Drums 2.0

Drum Production Studio. [VST/AU]

Demo | DemonstrationThursday, September 26, 2013110db
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, 2016110db
QMidi v2.5.7

MIDI/KARAOKE/Multimedia Player.

SharewareWednesday, January 27, 2016105db
Rebirth RB-338 v2.0.1

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

Freeware | FreeThursday, September 1, 2005105db
Voxengo SPAN 2.10

Real-time spectrum analyzer. [VST/AU]

Freeware | FreeFriday, March 4, 2016100db
Pro Tools v12.5

Pro Tools is an advanced audio and music production platform.

Demo | TrialMonday, April 4, 2016100db
Altiverb 7.2.2

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

Demo | DemonstrationThursday, May 15, 2014100db
SynthMaster 2.8.4

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

Demo | DemonstrationMonday, July 4, 2016100db
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, 201395db
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, 201695db
ArKaos American DJ Grand Grand VJ 2.0.2

Eight channel VJ software for real time HD video mixing

Demo | DemonstrationMonday, February 24, 201495db
Independence Free 3.1

Sampler. [VST/AU/RTAS/Standalone]

Freeware | FreeMonday, January 7, 201395db
Virtual Singer v3.2

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

SharewareMonday, May 1, 200695db
KMid v2.4.0

MIDI/Karaoke player for KDE4.

Freeware | FreeWednesday, August 18, 201095db
SampleTank FREE 3

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

Freeware | FreeTuesday, September 2, 201495db
Automap 4.9

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

Freeware | FreeThursday, July 9, 201595db
mVocoder v10

Mvocoder is a vocoder plugin, based on analog filters. [AU/VST]

Demo | DemonstrationMonday, July 4, 201695db
VST Plug-in Pack 7

Pack of 30 VST plug-ins.

Freeware | FreeFriday, November 21, 200395db
Music Math v4.0

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

Freeware | FreeThursday, October 25, 200795db
MDA AU Plug-in Pack 1.0.2

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

Free | Open SourceWednesday, September 15, 201095db
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, 201695db
Sonic Visualiser 2.5

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

Free | Open SourceWednesday, October 28, 201595db
BazzISM v2.5.0

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

Demo | DemonstrationTuesday, March 10, 201590db
EchoBoy v4.4.3

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

Demo | DemonstrationWednesday, September 3, 201490db
Pro Tools FREE

Professional 24bit Multi track recording and MIDI sequencing software

Freeware | FreeThursday, October 26, 200090db
MuLab Free v7

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

Freeware | FreeMonday, June 6, 201690db
Obie Editor v1.1

Patch editor for the Oberheim Matrix 1000

Freeware | FreeWednesday, July 18, 200790db
MultitrackStudio 8.3

MultitrackStudio is an multitrack mixer/recorder that can host VST plugins. [Host]

Demo | DemonstrationMonday, July 4, 201690db
WaveLab v9.0.20

An audio editing software with audio mastering features

Demo | DemonstrationMonday, June 6, 201690db
Bitwig Studio 1.3.11

Cross-platform music production software tweaked for live performance.

Demo | DemonstrationMonday, July 4, 201690db
Piano One v1.2

Piano One is virtual piano instrument based on the Yamaha C7 concert grand piano. [VST/AU]

Freeware | FreeMonday, October 15, 201290db
MultiInspectorFree v1.2.0

31 band spectral analyzer. [VST/AU]

Freeware | FreeFriday, March 6, 200990db
Harmony Engine Evo v3.01

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

Demo | TrialMonday, August 31, 200990db
ChordPro Buddy v1.2.2

Edit, format, transpose, show, play and print lyrics, chords and tabs without notes for guitar players or other musicians. Use, create, store nice layouts for all your lyrics.

PaidThursday, July 26, 201290db
Impro-Visor v4.11

Auto-accompaniment and improvisation tool.

Free | Open SourceTuesday, April 20, 201090db
FFT Analyzer 1.b02

View audio signals in a frequency display

Freeware | FreeSaturday, December 1, 200190db
MModernCompressor v9.22

Compressor plugin [AU/VST]

Demo | DemonstrationMonday, June 6, 201690db
Ambience v1.0.7

Reverb plug-in. [VST/AU]

Free | DonationwareMonday, August 16, 201090db
MDynamics v10

Advanced dynamic processor with a clear sound designed for mastering. [VST/AU]

Demo | DemonstrationMonday, July 4, 201690db
Guitar Rig v5.2.0

Guitar setup - Vast selection of virtual effects, amplifiers and cabinets.

Demo | DemonstrationFriday, November 8, 201390db
OrangeVocoder 3.4

Simulation of an analog vocoder effect [AU]

Demo | DemonstrationFriday, September 7, 201290db
Traktor Pro 2.6.8

A powerful and versatile software solution for professional DJs.

Demo | DemonstrationWednesday, March 12, 201490db
WireTap Studio v1.1.1

Audio recording, editing, and management solution.

SharewareThursday, July 1, 201090db
PitchPerfect Guitar Tuner v1.21

Easy to use basic tuner for guitar.

Freeware | FreeMonday, October 29, 201290db
Reverberate v2.100

Efficient convolution audio processor with modulation capabilities offering true zero-latency operation for two separate, stereo impulse responses. [VST/AU]

Demo | DemonstrationMonday, July 4, 201690db
Gladiator 2.4

Synthesizer based on the concept of Advanced Harmonic Content Morphing (HCM) Synthesis. [VST/AU]

Demo | DemonstrationWednesday, August 8, 201290db
Drumcore Free v3.0

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

Freeware | FreeTuesday, July 21, 200990db
PatternSequencer v0.8

Simple MIDI pattern sequencer.

Freeware | FreeMonday, October 3, 200590db
MAutoEqualizer v10

Combines a powerful equalizer (including linear-phase version) and analyzer in a single window. [VST/AU]

Demo | DemonstrationMonday, July 4, 201690db