Steinberg today announced the upcoming release of its audio editing and mastering suite, WaveLab 8, alongside its smaller derivative, WaveLab Elements 8. WaveLab 8 features a brand-new speaker management system, loudness metering and processing, single-window plug-in management, a master control panel, iZotope’s MBIT+ master dither, Voxengo’s CurveEQ, brickwall limiter and tube compressor, SuperClips, metadata support and over 150 improvements to its user interface and comprehensive tool set.
Sony Creative Software has released Sound Forge Pro Mac 1.0, a multichannel audio recording and editing application developed from the ground up on a clean slate for OS X, featuring an elegant interface that redefines the audio editing experience. The application ships with a full suite of audio mastering and repair plug-ins, making it a comprehensive solution for audio professionals who work on the Mac platform.
Rogue Amoeba has released Fission 2, featuring user interface enhancements across the board. The editing workflow is now a snap to learn for new users. Existing users of Fission will be instantly familiar with version 2, but will also enjoy a gorgeous new interface that’s as fast to use as ever.
DSPQ has announced the release of DSP-Quattro version 4. This new major version introduces many important new features and improvements, including a new graphic Cut Editor which offers maximum flexibility performing click-free cut and paste of audio waveforms, allowing you to draw in crossfade curves.