Whether on a PC or a Mac, creating music on a computer requires music software & hardware. At Absolute Music we stock a huge range of the best music production, beat making, and recording software for both Mac and PC, as well as the necessary USB and firewire audio interfaces and plug-ins you will need. All of our computer music and recording software and hardware is available to buy online or in-store from our music shop in Poole, Dorset.
Whether you are looking to buy the latest version of Steinberg Cubase, Avid Pro Tools, Ableton Live or an interface to sit between your computer and instrument or controller, we have everything you need, ready to buy online or in store. We also have a team of computer music and recording studio experts ready to answer any questions that you may have, so get in touch!
Ableton has announced the much-anticipated next version of Live, the company's software for music creation and performance. Live 10 introduces four new Devices, a completely re-designed sound library, workflow-accelerating refinements and more. Improvements to Push allow more of the music creation process to happen away from the computer and a fully-integrated Max for Live means unlimited potential comes built into Live.
Following the successful launch of their iconic BeatStep, KeyStep, and BeatStep Pro controllers in the striking, limited edition black finish, Arturia have announced the imminent release of the MiniLab MkII Black Edition and KeyLab 88 Black Edition.
Building on the legacy of its predecessor, Superior Drummer 3 was redesigned from the ground up to introduce a completely new and improved workflow, countless added features and an unequalled amount of raw sound material. With Superior Drummer 3, you are in control.
Nektar has teamed up with Bitwig to deliver a range of incredible bundle offers for Summer 2017. Each bundle comprises a boxed full copy of Bitwig Studio 2.1 DAW software, plus a Nektar Panorama or Impact LX+ DAW Controller.
Plugin maker Waves Audio has become an industry standard and has some big name producers and studios getting behind their products and we are very happy to have Waves plugins and bundles at the lowest prices in Europe. So we are going to use this news as an excuse to showcase a few of the most popular bundles. Continue Reading
Cubase has seen regular updates over its lifetime, and has become one of the most well-loved DAWs all over the world. Cubase 9 brings with it a host of new features and workflow enhancements, keeping it at the forefront of music production software. There is a grace period too, if you buy Cubase 8 you'll get a free upgrade to Cubase 9.(It's cheaper to buy that way too!) If you already bought Cubase from October 26th, you also get a free upgrade to 9. Continue Reading
Due to popular demand, the previous "Buy A Code | Get A Code" promotion will be reinstated as of the 1st November through to 31st January 2017. In this period, purchasers of a Code Series Keyboard will receive AIR Music Technology's Mini Grand, Velvet and DB-33 virtual instruments. This offer represents fantastic value for end users and brings the total cost of the bundled software offering up to £350.
For many years there were primarily just one or two major players in the notation software category. With Steinberg’s many years of expertise, and a whole lot of R&D, a new notation platform has been born. Meet Steinberg Dorico, the Advanced Music Notation System.
Legendary Sound Quality. The Power of Thunderbolt. Elegant Simplicity.
Apogee’s Element 24, 46 and 88 are Thunderbolt I/O boxes for Mac. The Element Series takes the best of cutting-edge Apogee gear like Symphony I/O Mk II, Ensemble Thunderbolt and Groove and puts it into simple form factors. With streamlined hardware features and advanced software control, the Element series delivers ultimate recording quality and performance at unprecedented prices.
Author: Paul Mathews (winner of Applied Acoustics Systems Modeling Collection) We ran a competition last month to win AAS Modeling Collection, which includes a suite of physical modelling virtual instrument plugins. The winner, Mr Paul Mathews, is a retiree, and although relatively new to music production, has given us his thoughts on this fantastic plugin collection... Continue Reading