XLN Audio’s Addictive Drums
Cakewalk announces the worldwide availability of three new versions of SONAR X3: SONAR X3 Producer ($499), SONAR X3 Studio ($199) and SONAR X3 ($99).
SONAR X3 Producer includes everything in the other SONAR versions as well as XLN Audio’s Addictive Drums for superior drums and percussion, AAS Lounge Lizard Session’s iconic electric piano sounds, Strum Acoustic Session for realistic guitar performances, the new ProChannel Tape Emulator, “widescreen” fly-out spectrum analysis on every ProChannel QuadCurve EQ, Tone2 BiFilter filter/distortion processor, 57 total plug-in effects, and full versions of both the Rapture and Dimension Pro software synths for a total of 23 instruments.
Color organization is a new feature within SONAR X3 and supports just about any shade needed for organizing tracks.
SONAR X3 Studio adds Melodyne Essential with deep ARA integration for state-of-the-art pitch processing and audio-to MIDI conversion. Other features include the expandable ProChannel (for creating your own custom mixer architecture, from vintage to modern), the full version of Nomad Factory’s Blue Tubes bundle to capture the vintage sound of classic studios, precision phase-linear EQ and multiband dynamics plug-ins for mastering, saturation from Softube, 19 instruments, and 51 total plug-in effects.
SONAR X3 offers unlimited track and bus counts along with VST3 synth and effects support, 64-bit audio engine, unlimited FX insertions, “speed” comping, YouTube export, direct Gobbler integration for cloud-based backup and sharing, color-customizable “Skylight” interface, 12 software instruments, 27 effects, and more.