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, 201495db
Addictive Drums 2.0

Drum Production Studio. [VST/AU]

Demo | DemonstrationThursday, September 26, 201390db
Ableton Live v9.6.1

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

Demo | TrialFriday, April 29, 201685db
QMidi v2.5.5

MIDI/KARAOKE/Multimedia Player.

SharewareWednesday, January 27, 201685db
Rebirth RB-338 v2.0.1

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

Freeware | FreeThursday, September 1, 200585db
Pro Tools v12.5

Pro Tools is an advanced audio and music production platform.

Demo | TrialMonday, April 4, 201685db
Reason 8.1

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 | DemonstrationSaturday, December 20, 201485db
Altiverb 7.2.2

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

Demo | DemonstrationThursday, May 15, 201485db
Guitar Rig v5.2.0

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

Demo | DemonstrationFriday, November 8, 201385db
Voxengo SPAN 2.10

Real-time spectrum analyzer. [VST/AU]

Freeware | FreeFriday, March 4, 201680db
EchoBoy v4.4.3

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

Demo | DemonstrationWednesday, September 3, 201480db
Automap 4.9

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

Freeware | FreeThursday, July 9, 201580db
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
ArKaos American DJ Grand Grand VJ 2.0.2

Eight channel VJ software for real time HD video mixing

Demo | DemonstrationMonday, February 24, 201480db
Audacity v2.1.2

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

Free | Open SourceMonday, May 2, 201680db
VUMT 1.95

The VUMT from Klanghelm is a VU meter and trim plugin. [AU/VST]

PaidFriday, August 1, 201480db
SampleTank FREE 3

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

Freeware | FreeTuesday, September 2, 201480db
Pro Tools FREE

Professional 24bit Multi track recording and MIDI sequencing software

Freeware | FreeThursday, October 26, 200075db
VST Plug-in Pack 7

Pack of 30 VST plug-ins.

Freeware | FreeFriday, November 21, 200375db
SHOUTcast Mac OS X server 1.9.2

Run your own Shoutcast server

Freeware | FreeTuesday, November 26, 200275db
Obie Editor v1.1

Patch editor for the Oberheim Matrix 1000

Freeware | FreeWednesday, July 18, 200775db
Matrix 2.4

Voice Coder. [VST/RTAS/AU]

Demo | DemonstrationMonday, April 4, 201675db
Music Math v4.0

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

Freeware | FreeThursday, October 25, 200775db
Musolomo v1.1.0

Sampler instrument for live performances and much more. [AU]

Freeware | FreeTuesday, March 15, 200575db
MEqualizer v9.21

6-band equalizer. [VST/AU]

Freeware | FreeMonday, April 4, 201675db
Virtual Singer v3.2

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

SharewareMonday, May 1, 200675db
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
Independence Free 3.1

Sampler. [VST/AU/RTAS/Standalone]

Freeware | FreeMonday, January 7, 201375db
SynthMaster 2.7.6

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

Demo | DemonstrationMonday, October 5, 201575db
GuitarTabX v1.30

Guitar tabulature editing and playback software for MacOS and MacOSX

SharewareMonday, December 17, 200175db
sonicWORX Studio 2.6

Audio editing and post production software.

Freeware | FreeMonday, April 25, 200575db
A.O.M. Invisible Limiter 1.7.4

A software limiter plugin with automatic attack/release-time optimization [VST/AU/AAX]

Demo | DemonstrationMonday, February 1, 201675db
SoundVision D51

FREE Realtime Sound Analyzer

Freeware | FreeMonday, August 18, 199775db
Studio One v3.2.1

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]

Demo | DemonstrationMonday, April 4, 201675db
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, 201275db
Mixtikl 7 Generative Music & Loop Mixer for Mac OS X

Mixtikl is a powerful multi-platform generative music editor, mixer, arranger and cell sequencer. It includes many modifiable generative music templates that you can easily mix together. To generate its sounds it features the Partikl Sound Engine, a powerful sound source comprising a modular synth with Soundfont (SF2)/DLS support + live FX. [AU/STANDALONE]

Demo | TrialFriday, April 29, 201675db
Drumcore Free v3.0

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

Freeware | FreeTuesday, July 21, 200975db
Noatikl 3 Generative Music Composer for Mac OS X

Create high quality, royalty-free, totally custom generative music / soundscapes such as ambient, drone, relaxation, thinking, EDM etc. with this immensely deep & powerful app for generative MIDI music composition AND sound design. [AU/STANDALONE]

Demo | DemonstrationFriday, April 29, 201675db
Sonic Visualiser 2.5

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

Free | Open SourceWednesday, October 28, 201570db
OrangeVocoder 3.4

Simulation of an analog vocoder effect [AU]

Demo | DemonstrationFriday, September 7, 201270db
Pianoteq v5.1.0

Modelled piano. [VST/AU/RTAS]

Demo | TrialFriday, October 10, 201470db
MAutopan 9.21

Free automatic panner with adjustable shape. [VST/AU]

Freeware | FreeMonday, April 4, 201670db
KMid v2.4.0

MIDI/Karaoke player for KDE4.

Freeware | FreeWednesday, August 18, 201070db
PitchPerfect Guitar Tuner v1.21

Easy to use basic tuner for guitar.

Freeware | FreeMonday, October 29, 201270db
Ambience v1.0.7

Reverb plug-in. [VST/AU]

Free | DonationwareMonday, August 16, 201070db
MPhaser v9.21

Phasing effect. [VST/AU]

Freeware | FreeMonday, April 4, 201670db
Spectre 1.7.0

Real-time multi-instrument audio analyzer.

Demo | DemonstrationMonday, May 19, 201470db
Minimoog V 2.5.4

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

Demo | DemonstrationMonday, April 8, 201370db
MVibrato 9.21

Traditional vibrato with adjustable shape. [VST/AU]

Freeware | FreeMonday, April 4, 201670db
EnergyXT 3 Beta2

Modular MIDI and audio environment. [Hosts VST Plugins].

Demo | DemonstrationMonday, April 4, 201670db