toggle

AAPL Stock: 98.78 ( + 1.11 )

Printed from http://www.macnn.com

NI debuts Traktor Beatport Player, Guitar Rig 1.2

updated 10:25 am EDT, Fri October 29, 2004

Traktor Beatport Player

, a free audio player software for users of the Beatport online music store and announced Guitar Rig v1.2, an update to its digital guitar studio. Developed in close cooperation with partner company Beatport, the versatile Traktor Beatport audio player is based on the Traktor DJ Studio and features two decks with waveform displays, pitch faders, a crossfader, playlist features, and a music library and browser.

The Traktor Beatport Player supports a wide range of compressed and uncompressed file formats (MP3, AAC, WMA, WAV, AIFF, and FLAC, as well as audio CDs) and can import iTunes playlists and collections as well as supports full-featured playback of Traktor mix files, which use sets of regular audio files to recreate full DJ performances recorded with Traktor DJ Studio. It will be available in November along with the launch of Beatport 2.0, the second generation of its online music store that promises to offer a "host of new features created specifically to better serve online dance music shoppers, including improved navigation, increased user customization, and added support for video files, ring tones, and DJ mix files."




NI also announced Guitar Rig v1.2, a forthcoming update that will bring four more stomp boxes to the guitarists arsenal--all painstakingly modelled after popular real world units. Offering two distinctive new flavours of both classic fuzz overdrive and powerful hi-gain distortion, version 1.2 improves the digital guitar studio with new "Fuzz Ace" (fuzz pedal based on Arbiter Fuzz Face), "Big Fuzz" (fuzz pedal based on Electro Harmonix Big Muff), "Cat" (distortion pedal based on ProCo Rat), and "Demon Distortion" (distortion pedal based on MXR Dime Distortion). It also includes more than 40 additional presets. The free update will be available in the first half of November.




by MacNN Staff

POST TOOLS:

TAGS :

toggle

Comments

Comments are closed.

toggle

Network Headlines

toggle

Most Popular

MacNN Sponsor

Recent Reviews

JBL Synchros E40BT headphones

For all the different configurations of headphones on the market, it's always a tough choice for buyers to get something that is just ...

Razer Taipan mouse

The list of gaming devices is growing larger with each passing day. A large number of companies have entered the gaming input arena, a ...

Cambridge Audio DacMagic XS

Every computer with a microphone or headphone port has one -- a digital to analog converter (DAC). There are nearly as many chipsets a ...

toggle

Most Commented