Top 50 Windows Music Software Titles

These are the most popular Windows apps on Hitsquad

Also check out our guide to the best Music Production Software

Software TitleDescriptionLicenseReleased on:Powersort icon
MusicMatch Jukebox 10

Play, Rip, Burn MP3s and CDs, Transfer to portable devices ,Access Musicmatch On Demand, Buy downloads in the Music Store.

Freeware | Free70db
Addictive Drums 2

Drum Production Studio. [VST]

Demo | DemonstrationThursday, September 26, 201370db
Quartz AudioMaster Freeware v4.6

Real-time multi-track recorder and MIDI sequencer.

Freeware | FreeMonday, November 20, 200065db
iTunes 11.0.1

Software jukebox, music store and listening library.

FreeSaturday, December 15, 201265db
FreeverbToo v1.72

Studio-quality reverb-plugin. [VST]

Freeware | FreeTuesday, February 9, 201065db
jBridge 1.65

jBridge is an application designed for bridging VST plugins (up to the 2.4 VST specification). [VST]

Demo | DemonstrationTuesday, April 29, 201465db
FL Studio 12

Music production environment capable of multi-track audio recording, sequencing and mixing for the creation of professional quality songs or realistic drum loops. [Hosts VST/DX Plugin]

Demo | DemonstrationFriday, April 24, 201565db
CloneCD v5.3.1.3

Replicate data and audio CDs.

SharewareSunday, June 15, 200865db
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, 201665db
Power Tab Editor v1.7 build 80

Tablature editor.

Freeware | FreeMonday, August 25, 200860db
AP Tuner v3.08

Chromatic tuner for the PC.

SharewareTuesday, August 12, 200860db
VA - Visual Analyser 2011

Oscilloscope and Spectrum Analyser

Freeware | FreeFriday, January 25, 201360db
Auto-Tune Evo v6.0.9.2

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

Demo | TrialWednesday, August 5, 200960db
Studio One v3.2.2

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, June 6, 201660db
GoldWave v6.00 Beta

Manage and edit your sound files. [Hosts DX/VST Plugins]

SharewareThursday, May 1, 201460db
Brackenbury-1 Tube Amplifier

Guitar Modelling VST Effect.

Freeware | FreeMonday, August 8, 200560db
CDRWin v4.0F

CD recording software.

Demo | DemonstrationThursday, June 28, 200760db
Classic Reverb 1.06

VST reverb effect.

Freeware | FreeWednesday, February 23, 200560db
ESS Technology ES1688 Audio Driver

ES1688 Audio Driver

Freeware | Free60db
XG On Stage

Free PC midi software dedicated to the live performance

Freeware | FreeTuesday, March 18, 200360db
Coagula Light 1.6

Industrial Strength Color-Note Organ

Freeware | FreeThursday, May 8, 200360db
Rebirth RB-338 v2.0.1

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

Freeware | FreeThursday, September 1, 200560db
Record Producer Deluxe

Turn your PC into a professional recording studio.

Demo60db
Audio Evolution v5.3.3

Easy to understand software for recording, editing and mixing audio and MIDI. Ideal for the beginner, but powerful enough for more advanced users. [Hosts VST]

Demo | DemonstrationTuesday, June 5, 201260db
Pro Tools FREE

Professional 24bit Multi track recording and MIDI sequencing software

Freeware | FreeThursday, October 26, 200060db
MED Soundstudio v2.1

Amiga Music Editor/Tracker.

SharewareThursday, August 19, 201060db
Nero 11

CD/DVD Create, Rip, Burn, Copy, Share, Backup, Play; ultra-fast, reliable and user-friendly.

Demo | TrialSunday, January 8, 201260db
JetAudio v8.1.1

Multimedia Station for CD, WAV, RA, MP3, MID, Video.

Freeware | FreeWednesday, June 4, 201455db
Spectrogram

Dual channel audio spectrum analyzer.

Free55db
Audacity v2.1.2

Audacity is a Cross-platform, multi-track sound editor and DAW.

Free | Open SourceMonday, May 2, 201655db
WaveLab 9.0.20

Audio editing and mastering studio.

Demo | DemonstrationMonday, June 6, 201655db
Anvil Studio v2014.06.01

Multi-track recording, composing, editing and mixing of MIDI and audio. [Host]

SharewareFriday, May 30, 201455db
Fat Rock Studio v0.8

Multi-tack digital audio recorder.

Freeware | FreeTuesday, November 5, 200255db
Voice Trap v2.0

Remove or isolate a vocal from an audio track. [VST/DX]

Demo | DemonstrationWednesday, September 3, 200855db
VST Plug-in Pack 7

Pack of 30 VST plug-ins.

Freeware | FreeTuesday, May 1, 200155db
CDG Plug-In for Winamp

This plug-in is used to display CDG files in sync with MP3 or other supported formats by Winamp.

Freeware | FreeWednesday, April 21, 200455db
Microsing Karaoke Recorder v2.05

Record and add effects to your voice

Demo | DemonstrationMonday, October 10, 200555db
Freesound Bundle v8.0.3

Five plug-ins. [VST/RTAS]

Freeware | FreeMonday, July 8, 201355db
Mixman Studio Pro 5.0

Create original music, and perform
"live". Auto-beat matching. Mix n match tracks.

Demo | DemonstrationWednesday, November 26, 200355db
Synth1 1.13 Beta 2

Synthesizer. [VST]

Freeware | FreeWednesday, July 9, 201455db
River Past Talkative v5.8

Text-to-speech to MP3, WMA, WAV or AVI

Demo | TrialThursday, May 27, 201055db
Total Recorder Standard Edition v8.0

Multi-purpose audio and video recording software with a wide range of editing and sound processing capabilities.

SharewareMonday, January 4, 201055db
Guitar Rig 5.2.0

Guitar setup - Vast selection of virtual effects, modeling amplifiers and cabinets. [VST]

Demo | DemonstrationFriday, November 8, 201355db
AnalogX Vocal Remover v1.04

A Direct-X Audio plugin to remove vocals

Freeware | FreeWednesday, May 13, 200955db
Ample Guitar v1.7.3

Ample Guitar is a guitar simulator software that comes in three versions: AGP for PRS, AGF for Fender, And AGG for Gibson. [VST]

Demo | TrialMonday, September 1, 201455db
Band-in-a-Box 2015

Intelligent Music Accompaniment Software for Your MIDI Music System or PC Sound Card.

PaidMonday, July 27, 201555db
Impro-Visor v4.11

Auto-accompaniment and improvisation tool.

Free | Open SourceTuesday, April 20, 201055db
AKoff Music Composer 2.0

Music recognition software (WAV-to-MIDI)

SharewareWednesday, November 29, 200055db
Guitar FX BOX v3.0

Real-time sound effects processor.

Demo | TrialMonday, July 26, 201055db
MP3Cutter 4

Cut MP3 files on the frame level, without sacrificing quality

Freeware | Free55db