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
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
Addictive Drums 2.0

Drum Production Studio. [VST/AU]

Demo | DemonstrationThursday, September 26, 201390db
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
Altiverb 7.2.2

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

Demo | DemonstrationThursday, May 15, 201485db
QMidi v2.3.10

MIDI/KARAOKE/Multimedia Player.

SharewareMonday, July 28, 201485db
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
Audio Recorder v3.2

Record directly to AIFF or MP3 from any input device.

FreewareWednesday, September 27, 200680db
Pianoteq v5.1.0

Modelled piano. [VST/AU/RTAS]

Demo | TrialFriday, October 10, 201480db
Automat v1.0.1

Substrative synthesizer. [AU]

Freeware | FreeThursday, September 4, 200880db
Pro Tools FREE

Professional 24bit Multi track recording and MIDI sequencing software

Freeware | FreeThursday, October 26, 200080db
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
discoDSP Vertigo R3.2

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

Demo | DemonstrationWednesday, May 14, 201480db
ArKaos GrandVJ 2.0.2

Eight channel VJ software for real time HD video mixing

Demo | DemonstrationMonday, February 24, 201480db
Morphox 1.1.1

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

Demo | DemonstrationWednesday, April 2, 201480db
Toxic III v1.41

FM synthesizer. [VST]

Demo | DemonstrationMonday, February 12, 200780db
Reaper 4.73

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

Demo | TrialFriday, September 26, 201480db
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, 201480db
Voxengo GlissEQ v3.8

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

Demo | DemonstrationFriday, January 10, 201480db
iZotope Ozone 6

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

Demo | DemonstrationMonday, November 3, 201480db
FabFilter Twin v2.23

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

Demo | TrialMonday, July 15, 201380db
Ambience v1.0.7

Reverb plug-in. [VST/AU]

Free | DonationwareMonday, August 16, 201080db
Helix 2013-08-08

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

Demo | TrialMonday, August 12, 201380db
Voxengo SPAN 2.8

Real-time spectrum analyzer. [VST/AU]

Freeware | FreeMonday, October 27, 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
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
EchoBoy v4.4.3

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

Demo | DemonstrationWednesday, September 3, 201480db
impOSCar2

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

Demo | DemonstrationThursday, July 7, 201180db
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
VocalWriter v2.0

Music synthesizer that sings lyrics.

SharewareFriday, July 1, 200575db
Diva 1.3.1 rev2228

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

Demo | DemonstrationThursday, April 10, 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
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, 201375db
Ohmicide : Melohman v1.30

Multiband Distortion with Noise Gate, Dynamics and Feedback Generator. [VST/AU/RTAS]

Demo | TrialMonday, April 23, 201275db
AVdrum 0.22

Audio video step sequencer. Also a drum machine.

Freeware | FreeSunday, May 1, 200575db
SynthMaster 2.6.19

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

Demo | DemonstrationTuesday, August 26, 201475db
Studio One 2.6.3

Music creation and production application that makes audio recording, MIDI sequencing, and audio mastering simple right out of the box, yet provides a wealth of professional features. [Hosts VST Plugins] Go to the full commercial version of PreSonus Studio One

Demo | DemonstrationMonday, October 27, 201475db
Overture 4.1.6

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

Demo | DemonstrationMonday, January 7, 201375db
Music Math v4.0

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

Freeware | FreeThursday, October 25, 200775db
MuLab Free v6.0.35

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

Freeware | FreeThursday, July 17, 201475db
D-SoundPRO 3.5.1

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

SharewareSaturday, September 5, 199875db
Auto-Tune Evo v6.10

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

Demo | TrialWednesday, March 3, 201075db
JUNO Librarian

Make libraries of voice data for JUNO106.

SharewareSaturday, October 3, 199875db
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
Minuet 1.0.2

a control strip cd player to replace and upgrade the Apple CDStrip

SharewareSaturday, January 1, 200075db