Ableton Announces Live 5

Ableton recently unveiled Live 5, the team's new development effort of their award-winning music software solution, Live. Live 5 presents new features and enhancements that cater to the musician’s entire musical process--creation, production and performance.
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Ableton Live 5 in Session View

Ableton recently unveiled Live 5, the team's new development effort of their award-winning music software solution, Live.
Live 5 presents new features and enhancements that cater to
the musician’s entire musical process--creation, production and performance.

Version 5 adds features along with new sound-shaping and organizational tools. It also includes advanced and creative DAW features to satisfy any audio professional (Clip Freeze, Plug-In Delay, Launchable Arrangement Locators, Mackie Control Support)

Live 5 also ships with a host of new remix-minded features, assuring instant remix and mash-up gratification. This includes .MP3 support, Automatic Tempo-Matching, Complex Warp Mode and New Clip Transport.

As well, Live 5 introduces a selection of new effects. This includes Beat Repeat, Phaser and Flanger, Auto Pan, Saturator, Arpeggiator and much more.

Live 5 will be available for 499 EUR/USD (MSRP) from dealers worldwide and from the Ableton webshop. The release is scheduled for late July 2005.

All customers who unlock Live 4 for the first time from June 1, 2005 until the final release day of Live 5 will receive a version 5 serial number on release day at no charge. For customers who purchased Live 4 before May 1, 2005, downloadable upgrades to Live 5 will be available for 119 EUR/USD from the Ableton webshop. Boxed upgrades will be available for 149 EUR/USD (MSRP) from dealers
worldwide and from the Ableton webshop. For customers who purchased Live 4 between May 1, 2005 and May 31, 2005, downloadable upgrades to Live 5 will be available for 49 EUR/USD from the Ableton webshop. All customers who unlock Live 4 for the first time from June 1, 2005 until the final release day of Live 5 will receive a version 5 serial number on release day at no charge.

Downloadable upgrades from Live 1, 2 or 3 to Live 5 will be available for 169 EUR/USD from the Ableton webshop. Boxed upgrades from Live 1, 2 or 3 to Live 5 will be available for 199 EUR/USD from the Ableton webshop.

For more information about Ableton, visit www.ableton.com.