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, 2014120db
Addictive Drums 2.0

Drum Production Studio. [VST/AU]

Demo | DemonstrationThursday, September 26, 2013115db
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, 2016115db
QMidi v2.5.7

MIDI/KARAOKE/Multimedia Player.

SharewareWednesday, January 27, 2016110db
Rebirth RB-338 v2.0.1

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

Freeware | FreeThursday, September 1, 2005110db
Voxengo SPAN 2.10

Real-time spectrum analyzer. [VST/AU]

Freeware | FreeFriday, March 4, 2016110db
Altiverb 7.2.2

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

Demo | DemonstrationThursday, May 15, 2014105db
Pro Tools v12.5

Pro Tools is an advanced audio and music production platform.

Demo | TrialMonday, April 4, 2016105db
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, 2013105db
SynthMaster 2.8.4

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

Demo | DemonstrationMonday, July 4, 2016105db
Independence Free 3.1

Sampler. [VST/AU/RTAS/Standalone]

Freeware | FreeMonday, January 7, 2013100db
Virtual Singer v3.2

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

SharewareMonday, May 1, 2006100db
ArKaos American DJ Grand Grand VJ 2.0.2

Eight channel VJ software for real time HD video mixing

Demo | DemonstrationMonday, February 24, 2014100db
KMid v2.4.0

MIDI/Karaoke player for KDE4.

Freeware | FreeWednesday, August 18, 2010100db
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, 2016100db
Automap 4.9

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

Freeware | FreeThursday, July 9, 2015100db
SampleTank FREE 3

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

Freeware | FreeTuesday, September 2, 2014100db
VST Plug-in Pack 7

Pack of 30 VST plug-ins.

Freeware | FreeFriday, November 21, 2003100db
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, 2016100db
MDA AU Plug-in Pack 1.0.2

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

Free | Open SourceWednesday, September 15, 2010100db
Sonic Visualiser 2.5

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

Free | Open SourceWednesday, October 28, 2015100db
EchoBoy v4.4.3

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

Demo | DemonstrationWednesday, September 3, 2014100db
Music Math v4.0

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

Freeware | FreeThursday, October 25, 2007100db
BazzISM v2.5.0

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

Demo | DemonstrationTuesday, March 10, 2015100db
mVocoder v10

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

Demo | DemonstrationMonday, July 4, 201695db
Obie Editor v1.1

Patch editor for the Oberheim Matrix 1000

Freeware | FreeWednesday, July 18, 200795db
MuLab Free v7

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

Freeware | FreeMonday, June 6, 201695db
Pro Tools FREE

Professional 24bit Multi track recording and MIDI sequencing software

Freeware | FreeThursday, October 26, 200095db
MultiInspectorFree v1.2.0

31 band spectral analyzer. [VST/AU]

Freeware | FreeFriday, March 6, 200995db
MRhythmizer 9.18

Time manipulation effect that uses an integrated sequencer to control time, volume and filters. From gating to glitching, repeating to scratching, all with stunning audio quality [VST/AU]

Demo | TrialMonday, March 7, 201695db
Piano One v1.2

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

Freeware | FreeMonday, October 15, 201295db
FFT Analyzer 1.b02

View audio signals in a frequency display

Freeware | FreeSaturday, December 1, 200195db
Impro-Visor v4.11

Auto-accompaniment and improvisation tool.

Free | Open SourceTuesday, April 20, 201095db
Harmony Engine Evo v3.01

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

Demo | TrialMonday, August 31, 200995db
OrangeVocoder 3.4

Simulation of an analog vocoder effect [AU]

Demo | DemonstrationFriday, September 7, 201295db
Ambience v1.0.7

Reverb plug-in. [VST/AU]

Free | DonationwareMonday, August 16, 201095db
Gladiator 2.4

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

Demo | DemonstrationWednesday, August 8, 201295db
Harmony Navigator 2.7.3

Intelligent meta instrument for composition in all keys with chord progression editor.

Demo | DemonstrationFriday, August 29, 201495db
SoundVision D51

FREE Realtime Sound Analyzer

Freeware | FreeMonday, August 18, 199795db
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, 201295db
Traktor Pro 2.6.8

A powerful and versatile software solution for professional DJs.

Demo | DemonstrationWednesday, March 12, 201495db
PitchPerfect Guitar Tuner v1.21

Easy to use basic tuner for guitar.

Freeware | FreeMonday, October 29, 201295db
Bitwig Studio 1.3.11

Cross-platform music production software tweaked for live performance.

Demo | DemonstrationMonday, July 4, 201695db
PatternSequencer v0.8

Simple MIDI pattern sequencer.

Freeware | FreeMonday, October 3, 200595db
Renoise v3.1

Professional music tracker and composing tool. [Hosts VST Plugins]

Demo | DemonstrationTuesday, January 26, 201695db
AudioXplorer v1.3.1

Powerful sound analyzer software.

Free | Open SourceSunday, September 24, 200695db
MultitrackStudio 8.3

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

Demo | DemonstrationMonday, July 4, 201695db
Pianoteq v5.1.0

Modelled piano. [VST/AU/RTAS]

Demo | TrialFriday, October 10, 201495db
Guitar Rig v5.2.0

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

Demo | DemonstrationFriday, November 8, 201395db
Musolomo v1.1.0

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

Freeware | FreeTuesday, March 15, 200595db