If you are serious in making electronic "dance oriented" music, you must already know Ableton Live
, a revolutionary audio tracker.
This days Ableton is proud to announce the release of Live 5 : " the team's biggest development effort since the initial release of Live in 2001. The version 5 feature set extends each aspect of Live - from creation to production to performance - while making the program easier and even more fun to use. "
Some of new features :DAW Features
: clip Freeze, plug-in delay compensation, launchable Arrangement locators and Mackie Control support.Remix Features
: MP3 support, automatic tempo-matching, Complex Warp Mode.Organizational Tools
: better browsing, new preset management, Device Groups and the new library.Instruments and Effects
: Beat Repeat, Phaser, Flanger, Auto Pan, Saturator, Arpeggiator and the updated Simpler.Countless improvements to existing features
: for instance, you can change the properties of multiple clips at once, resize and minimize the width of tracks in the Session View, use right-click context menus for most functions and use a count-in for recording.
Public beta starts soon, with a release in July.