Included as part of this offer:
Independence Pro Standard
(value: $65.00 / C$65.00)
An amazing sampler workstation
With precise microphones, advanced technology, top session musicians and outstanding instruments, the quality and attention to detail comes through in every sound in the sample library.
Introducing ACID Pro 8.
The creative DAW.
ACID Pro 8 is the creative DAW for every type of music producer. Behind its slick new interface lies a powerful, 64-bit music production powerhouse. It combines ACID's famous easy-to-use workflow with pro-level features, over $1,000 worth of new instruments, loops and effects and 9 GB of brand new ACIDized loops. ACID is world-renowned with over 20 years of history in the industry and it will be making even more history with VST3 support coming soon in a free update. ACID Pro 8 is the creative DAW for today's creative artists.
Meet your new creative partner in crime
ACID Pro 8 is a powerful 64-bit DAW that features ACID's famous innovative audio looping technology, powerful multitrack recording and hi-end audio and MIDI features - all set within an easy-to-use interface to help artists of all levels bring their musical aspirations into reality.
Version 8 introduces a brand new GUI but the same famous workflow, creating an immensely powerful and creative music production environment: 64-bit processing, no less than 16 new instruments, 13 new effect plug-ins and 9 GB of new ACIDized loops. Plus, VST3 support is coming soon in a free update giving you access to thousands of third party plug-ins.
New powerful 64-bit architecture
Take advantage of all the power of your 64-bit operating system. Create complex projects with tons of loops, demanding plug-ins and lots of tracks and real-time effects – more power for your music.
Refreshed User Interface
Inspired to inspire! The completely refreshed user interface is designed for the special needs of musicians. Precise mixing, creative composing or professional recording – all at lightning speed.
More instruments. More sounds. More effects.
An incredible suite of 16 instruments, including the DN-e1 analogue synth and Vita Sampler and 13 stunning effects, from the Analogue Modelling Suite to Vandal guitar effects. Plus, get 9 GB of new ACIDized content and free VST3 support (coming soon)!
From inspiration to production... fast
ACID Pro 8 is the DAW that marries professional features with a legendary and inspiring loop-based environment to help turn all of your creative visions into reality. With its slick new interface and powerful 64-bit architecture, you’ll be composing, mixing and remixing faster than ever before.
Music creation with ACIDized loops
More than 20 years ago, ACID defined and created innovative loop-based music creation. ACID Pro 8 refines this concept further by adding even more creative tools, instruments and effects. It's a 64-bit powerhouse of a DAW ready for a new generation of creative artists and musicians.
The ideal platform for your ideas
It's time to experience a DAW with unparalleled MIDI sequencing and loop-based music creation features: ACID Pro 8! It's a DAW with more instruments and effects than ever before, the same easy workflow that ACID is famous for, superb remixing features and free VST3 support (coming soon). It’s the DAW for creating your musical dreams.
Comprehensive MIDI support
Experience unparalleled MIDI sequencing in ACID Pro, with real time MIDI processing and precise control over MIDI events. Use track envelopes to automate and modify modulation, expression, or other types of MIDI controller data.
Remixing in ACID Pro
ACID Pro supports control surface automation and channel tracking for devices such as the Mackie Control and Frontier Design TranzPort. Its unique Beatmapper tool makes remixing easy, and the Chopper tool helps you create impressive drum fills, stutters, and DJ effects.
- 64-bit architecture for the most demanding of project
- Over $1000 worth of all-new instruments, loops and effects
- Inspiring and modern new interface
- 9 GB of all-new ACID loops and samples
- VST3 support coming soon in a free update
Don't take our word for it.
Artists on ACID Pro.
“ACID is instantaneous gratification in a way that's not talking down to the user, nor is it making music for you. It's a phenomenal compositional tool."
BT, Grammy nominated Composer, Producer, Technologist, Engineer, Multi-Instrumentalist and Inventor of the Stutter Edit
"If you wanted two programs from MAGIX and you just had ACID Pro and SOUND FORGE software, that's all you'd need. I don't think I've ever looked at the manual for any of my MAGIX products. You open it up, and because they're designed so well. I've never had an installation fail on me. I don't think any of my MAGIX products has ever crashed."
Ted Perlman, Grammy rewarded Producer, Songwriter, Musician and Arranger
"Producing great tracks quickly and efficiently is key in this business. ACID software helps me achieve my goals without sacrificing creativity."
Tony Verderosa, Drummer, Composer and Producer
"It's impressive how a DAW this powerful feels so lightweight. Complex projects open and close nearly instant and the new UI is snappy and responsive. The dark UI is easy on the eyes but keeps the classic ACID look old fans of the software have grown to love. Version 8 has the most comprehensive sound and effects package bundled with ACID Pro to date. Finally being able to use all of my 64 bit plugins in ACID is a dream come true."
Mac Melto, Producer, Composer and Viacom Library Contributor
"The projects that would normally take me two-three hours to create a sound, or a plug-in feature in Pro Tools, would take me 15-20 minutes in ACID."
Rod Carillo, Producer and Remixer
"The moment I was introduced to ACID Pro everything changed. It was the first DAW that made it super easy for sequencing, to create and manipulate loop-based content. No longer did I have to fight for studio time because now I could work from home and get amazing results fast. (...) More than 20 years later, I’ve yet to find another program that has the same power and versatility as ACID Pro. The latest version of ACID Pro 8 picks up where ACID Pro 7 leaves off, providing more stability, plug-in support and a sleeker look that’s easier on the eyes.”
Curtis Atchison, Producer and DJ
“I've been using ACID Pro since forever and the new ACID Pro 8 is a real game changer. I've tried many DAWs, but ACID Pro always works best for me. It's fast, easy to use and have all you want in a DAW. Soon to release my second album made 100% in ACID Pro just as my first album and all my remixes!"
Moist, Producer, Remixer & Art Director
“ACID Pro has been a great partner during my entire music career. Even before I started working as a professional composer, I had made all of my music using this DAW.ACID Pro has an optimized workflow for making dance music, and an excellent editing capability for recording & remixing. It is the prototype for some popular DAWs today, and in a way, still has some advantages compared to them. Now, thanks to the happy update by MAGIX, I'm making my new songs in the 64-Bit environment. It gives me more power, therefore even making the most complex projects possible. And the huge number of new built-in plugins are very useful for me. More people should know about this great DAW! I love it!"
AKADU, K-Pop and J-Pop Composer, Producer
“I've been using ACID ever since I can remember. I've tried almost every other major DAW in the market and I always find myself coming back to ACID. There's a certain magic that can be created with it that can't be done anywhere else. It's ease of use, loop handling, and simple workflow sets it apart in the industry - and that's why everyone loves it. The new 64 bit version will open a whole new world of creativity for me and I'm excited to continue my musical journey as an ACID user. It simply feels amazing to use 64-Bit plugins in ACID Pro 8!"
Manni Sandhu, Producer and Composer
“I've tried for years to get my head around the Top DAWs on the market — and despite their innovative concepts, nothing gets close to ACID Pro when it comes to workflow, ease of use and mind-to-music process. You won't open the user manual once because it just makes sense, which is why it truly deserves to be called The Creative DAW."
Zacchino, Producer and Composer
Also introducing ACID Pro 365
Keep up to date. All of the time.
ACID Pro 365 is the all-new way to enjoy ACID Pro for a low monthly fee. You will stay completely up to date with the software as you'll get all the new features, instruments, patches, effects and more as soon as they are released.
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