Audio Design Desk Updated

US Version 1.6 of software for producing sound for film adds new tools      07/04/21

Audio Design Desk, described by its designers as the professional software that has revolutionized producing sound for film, is now in version 1.6 which includes DAWSync, LoopDNA and audio recording features. Audio Design Desk founder, Gabe Cowan, told us, "Audio Design Desk has always been about giving users lightning-fast workflows and amazing results. This latest update means users of ANY DAW can integrate Audio Design Desk into their workflow and use it like the mother of all plug-ins. It offers all gain with no pain!"

Here's more details, direct from the press release...

The NAB 'Best of Show' Award-winning sound design software adds 10,000 more sounds and music cues along with DAWSync and audio recording for musicians and podcasters to produce and deliver content without ever leaving the application. They are also opening an official public Slack workspace where users can share their work, exchange sounds, collaborate with one another, meet other artists, and directly communicate with the Audio Design Desk team.

New Features At A Glance

Effortlessly sync Audio Design Desk to any DAW including Pro Tools, Nuendo, Studio One, and Logic to add sound design, sound effects, and music 10x faster.
Audio Design Desk knows your loops from Splice or LoopCloud--so replacing, time stretching, and mixing and matching is immediate. LoopDNA brings the full power of Audio Design Desk to every sample you import, offering users a real-time creative experience that keeps them in their flow.
Audio recording and editing tools
Now musicians and podcasters can record directly into Audio Design Desk without the need for an additional DAW. New features include advanced snap settings to duplicate, trim, and place music to the beat, the ability to automatically quantize sounds as you're placing them, and a metronome you will actually like.

Audio Design Desk 1.6 In Detail
The 2020 NAB Best of Show-winning application now makes podcasting, music composition, and beat-making easier than ever using AI-assisted creative tools to increase productivity and expand creative horizons. From production to post to export, podcasters and musicians can now instantly create professional-sounding content in one place - or in direct connection with their existing DAW.
Used on shows found on Netflix, Amazon Prime, Hulu, HBOMax and others, professional creators have been using Audio Design Desk's tools for over a year to create amazing sound design at lightning-fast speed.
Now the software expands its offerings by implementing multitrack recording and DAWSync so it can be used like a supercharged plug-in to bring the award-winning Audio Design Desk workflow to any DAW. Professionals no longer have to choose between their DAW of choice and Audio Design Desk--they get the best of both worlds.
For beat makers and producers, ADD introduces LoopDNA which analyzes your loops so you can start creating in real time using Audio Design Desk's powerful replacement tools, Bring in beats, try stacking and replacing and add, audition and replace bass lines and guitar parts, keyboards and other instruments in real time to create your unique composition with a few button clicks.
These new features augment the already comprehensive application, combining the power of live sound and music creation with maximum efficiency.
Slack Workspace for Users
Audio Design Desk now has a public Slack workspace for users. Anyone can join here to share their work, ask questions, give suggestions, enter contests, and meet other artists. This will give users an even more immediate and personalized relationship with the Audio Design Desk team.

About Audio Design Desk

Audio Design Desk is quickly changing the way music and post professionals think about how a DAW should work. Developed by professionals frustrated with workflows in conventional sound design, recording and mixing, it is an entirely new breed of Digital Audio Workstation that artists can play like an instrument, revolutionizing the process of adding or creating music and sound effects to picture and cutting down what can typically be a full day project to just a few minutes. It comes bundled with 30,000+ sounds embedded with patent-pending Sonic Intelligenceā„¢, using AI-assisted content creation tools to enable musicians, producers filmmakers, sound designers, and creators to produce cinema-quality compositions at the speed of thought, giving them a level of creative control that is unmatched by any other software.

Pricing and Availability:
Audio Design Desk starts at $15 per month for the Produce package. A professional version is $30 per month or $399 for a perpetual license.

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