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MachFive 3 wins prestigious international award for Best Software Instrument!

At the 14th annual Musikmesse International Press Awards (MIPA) ceremony held last Thursday during the Musikmesse/Prolight + Sound show in Frankfurt, Germany, MachFive 3 won the prestigious Best Software Instrument Award for 2012/2013!

  • Published: 2013-04-11 20:02:31

Marc Mann on DP and Danny Elfman

Marc Mann has worked with Danny Elfman for over 20 years. In this interview, Marc provides insights into their workflow and offers details about the unique features that make Digital Performer the ideal software for film scoring.

  • Published: 2013-03-27 11:53:38

Performer joins Moog, SSL and others in TECnology Hall of Fame

In a ceremony hosted by the TEC Foundation at NAMM 2013, MOTU's Performer sequencer was inducted into the TECnology Hall of Fame. Performer now joins a pantheon of ground-breaking audio technologies from companies like Moog, Solid State Logic, Neumann, and Teletronix, just to name a few.

  • Published: 2013-02-26 10:54:41

MOTU at NAMM 2013: demo videos and artist interviews

NAMM 2013 is now in the history books, with throngs of show-goers and hoards of manufacturers finally recovering from jet-lag and hangovers, following the music industry's premiere annual trade show event in Southern California. It was standing room only in the MOTU booth throughout the show, with special guests and artist appearances over four days, along with a sneak preview of a major MOTU software upgrade. Read on to learn more, watch live booth demos, and see one-on-one interviews with MOTU artists at the show.

  • Published: 2013-01-24 15:53:51

DP8 wins Electronic Musician Editors Choice Award

"This DAW goes to 11," pronounced the editors at EM magazine, in reference to DP8's amazing arsenal of guitar tones. "Sure, there are lots of great DAWs. But DP8 gets the Editor’s Choice Award for the included guitar effects, with amp sims and processors that are not only the best you’ll find bundled in a DAW, but are also equal to or better than third-party amp sims. Of course, many types of musicians use DP… but who would have thought the video community’s favorite audio-for-video DAW was also a hardcore shredder?"

  • Published: 2013-01-21 10:08:58