05 Apr 2018 · After acquiring the Cakewalk brand and assets from Gibson, BandLab is rebooting Sonar, a popular "alternative" DAW, as Cakewalk by BandLab. The software is completely free to download for Windows!
Cakewalk - News and Rumours
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23 Feb 2018 · Cakewalk unexpected rises from the ashes as Singapore based collective BandLab Technologies snaps it up from Gibsons fire sale of assets and intellectual properties.
21 Nov 2017 · Shock news! Gibson has pulled the plug on Sonar and all other Cakewalk products. User support will continue as well as access to online assets but it's all over for Sonar users.
18 Oct 2017 · Cakewalk have announced Momentum. A four-track recorder app for iPhone and Android that lets you drag and drop the audio from the Cloud directly into your DAW via a plug-in.
28 Sep 2017 · Momentum is a new music capture platform being developed by Cakewalk for all devices, DAWs and operating systems. Could it be a cloud based phone app with a companion plug-in?
06 Jun 2017 · Cakewalk turns 30 years and Sonar gets a couple of little updates. It's just not as exciting as it used to be when they had major updates and new-release parties.
28 Dec 2016 · A year of new pro audio toys has nearly passed and so has the first year of Gearnews. Here's my top 5 products that have stood out for me this year.
24 Nov 2016 · Sonar Home Studio is back in a brand new version with new tools, effects, instruments and a touchable interface - where have you been?
17 Oct 2016 · The LA-2A is one of the most emulated compressors ever. Cakewalk's CA-2A is one of the best emulations, and now you can get it free for a limited time!
27 Jul 2016 · Sonar doesn't have to look rubbish anymore because the July update includes a Theme Editor to completely customise the entire interface.
03 Jun 2016 · Sonar OSX has been rumoured forever but now it gets an official announcement and an invitation to Apple users to download it for free.
30 Apr 2016 · This months rolling update for SONAR brings some significant new features including linear-phase mastering plugins and TH3 Cakewalk amp simulator.
24 Feb 2016 · Get a robot to master your tracks right from within your DAW...
28 Sep 2015 · Rolling updates to Cakewalk's flagship DAW continue to add new features for paying users.