DAW Updated

Renoise 2.8 is now available      19/03/12

Buying Choices
We brought you news of the Beta release but now its official. Renoise, a multi-platform DAW based on mod trackers, adds 64-bit support for all platforms in its latest release, plus a vast amount of workflow improvements and features that its makers say complement its already unique approach to music composition.
Here's a run-down of the new features...
Full 64-bit Support:
  • 64-bit versions for all platforms: Windows, OSX and Linux
  • Plug-in bridge allows 32-bit plug-ins to be used within 64-bit Renoise
  • Full Rewire 64-bit support
Track Groups & Collapsing:
  • Group tracks into logical units, collapse them for better overview
  • Flexible routing of group tracks
  • Collapsed tracks use minimal space, while still providing a quick overview
  • Pattern effects in groups will affect all member tracks simultaneously
  • Automatically collapse all tracks except the one you are focussing on
  • Color code tracks with adjustable background colors
New and Improved DSP Effects and Meta Devices:
  • New DSP Multitap delay for spaced out filtered echo madness
  • New DSP Repeater for st-st-st-stuttery goodness
  • New DSP Exciter to make your mixes sparkle
  • New Meta Mixer allowing blending of modulation signals into one output
  • Improved EQs with bigger graphs and all values can be automated
  • Improved Send devices, which can now be individually panned
  • New and improved crossover filters for the Multi Send device
Other Workflow Improvements:
  • Sample Editor channels can be edited separately
  • Significantly faster sample loading
  • New and improved spectrum view with phase correlation meter in Phase Scope
  • Side-by-side comparison of two tracks in the spectrum view
  • New pattern effects: Tremolo, Auto Pan, Set Envelope Position
  • Logical mnemonics for pattern effects from A to Z instead of cryptic numbers
  • Hyper-threading support for new Intel i5 and i7 CPUs and others
  • Various audio engine speed optimizations for all platforms
  • New Favorites system for plug-ins and native DSP devices
  • Expandable and detachable Envelope Editor
  • Memorize last used bank/preset paths per plug-in
  • Automatically name rendered songs/patterns
Pricing and Availability:
The price of Renoise remains the same: 58 Euro for any or all 3 platforms. Everyone who buys Renoise 2.8 will get free upgrades up until and including version 3.8. More information:


More From: RENOISE
Even more news...


More Videos

Sonic LAB: Output Analog Brass and Winds 

Kontakt based hybrid library combines instruments with synths

Sonic LAB: Ventris Dual Reverb Pedal Review 

Gaz and Nick create some weird space

Meet The Makers: Tom Carpenter of Analogue Solutions 

It all starts with the front panel design

Earthquaker Pyramids Stereo Flanger - First Look 

Its flanging, but not like before