Freeverse have announced the release of Sound Studio 3.5, a major update to their sound recording and editing tool for Mac OS X. They tell us that Sound Studio's simplified interface makes it an excellent choice for hobbyists, while giving professionals the features they need at a bargain price.
Freeverse say that Sound Studio is a complete solution for Mac OS X audio capable of digitizing tapes and vinyl records, recording live performances, creating your own multi-track mixes, tweaking levels and EQ, applying digital effects and saving in all major file formats.
Among the dozens of enhancements in the new Sound Studio 3.5 are:
- New ID3 tag / iTunes metadata editor.
- Apple Lossless, ADTS AAC, NeXT/Sun Audio, and Ogg Vorbis file formats added.
- Chapters in AAC and Apple Lossless formats supported.
- Playback scrolling preferences added.
- MP3 bit rates now support 8, 16, and 24 kbps.
- Loop option for filter previews.
- AppleScript support added for referencing individual tracks in a document, and for changing the pan (left-center-right) and volume of each track.
- BPM grid and a "Tap for BPM" button that lets you determine the tempo by clicking in rhythm with the beat.
Pricing and Availability:
Sound Studio 3.5 is priced at $79.95 and is available at Mac retailers and on the web at the Freeverse website
More information and a free demo: