JSonar 8.5 is now live!

We are happy to announce the availability of JSonar 8.5 to the world! This announcement will probably not sound all that exciting to seasoned JSonar users, but it may make the day for those who have been waiting for an official release all this time. So, rejoice!

Below we will list some of the most important updates and changes in this release.

Basic Tracks: Where the Magic Is Made: Disc Maker's blog

Can you remember those times when you, all fired up about your new song, spent hours and hours with Sonar's Sessi­onDrummer trying to come up with a good-sounding and adrenalin-pumping drum track? The next day, having listened to to your previous day's work, you turned away in disgust or with a feeling of despair? Read more

Robin’s Riffs: How to create layered synth sounds

Robin’s Riffs: How to create layered synth sounds – Cakewalk’s Robin Kelly has put together a series of tech tips for SONAR users in a section we are calling Robin’s Riffs. Each week, we will include a new tip. This week, Robin Kelly shows you how to achieve a layered synth sound in SONAR.

Home Recording: Choosing Your DAW: Disc Maker's blog

pro-tools 8Home recording has exploded over the past decade as digital technology has given musicians more and more powerful

Production Tips: Adding Weight To Kick Drums: Disc Maker's blog

To keep the discussion Sonar-related, what plug-in would we use to execute the tips below? I'll take a shot… How about LP Multi-band compressor, anyone?

Production Tips: Adding Weight To Kick Drums –