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On this page I'll include links to other sites that have to do with music and that I frequent. If you notice any broken links, let me know. Also let me know about your own favorite sites!

Digital Audio Workstation and VST Plugins

KVR audio

KVR Audio
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KVR audio provides up to date music production news, free and commercial vst instruments and effects plugins, sound bank/patches, reviews, and tutorials for music production.

VST Planet

VST Planet is an excellent site for vst plugins/reviews and music loops.

VST Cafe

VST Cafe is an excellent source for music production/creation tutorials, reviews, sound banks/loops; many of which are free.

Acid Express 7

Acid Express 7 is a free DAW that allows mixing of up to 8 tracks.  Music/voice loops can be imported in or recorded.

Mix Craft 5 demo

Mix Craft 5 is a demo DAW with a lot of capability.  Comes with sample loops, allows importing of ogg, wav, mp3 audio files, and has bult in effects.

Magix Music Maker for My Space - Info

Magix Music Maker for My Space - download

Magix Music Maker for My Space is a free DAW with loops, instruments, and effects included.  Easy to use and designed to upload created music to your My Space web page.

Synth Maker

SynthMaker website
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Software program for creating vsti and vst effects dll and exes.  Uses modules and DSP ASM and SSE coding to build synthesizers and effects.

 
 
 
Home of Computer Music magazine.   Has tutorials, music info, music production software and reviews.
 

Websites That Have Music Loops
 
www.acidplanet.com/downloads/8packs/  New acid music loops added frequently.
 
www.loopmasters.com - have to register to use site and download loops.
 
www.looperman.com - have to register to download loops.  Has Music loops, acapellas,some music production tutorials.
 
 
http://free-loops.com - music loops by category.  Also has free vst plugins.
 
www.breakbeatsonly.com/preview1.htm - demo loops by category.
 
 
 
www.peaceloveproductions.com - some free loops.
 
www.musicradar.com/news/guitars/10000-free-samples-downloads-235814 - 10,000 free music loops in various styles and types.  Producers of Computer Music and Future Music magazines.
 
http://waveformless.blogspot.com/ - music/equipment news and free music loops.
 
www.soundstosample.com - You have to register to download the free music loops.  This website has music loops in many genres but mostly house and techno, but does have rock, trance, soul and world music loops as well.  The free music loops are samples of the commerically available collections.  I particularly like the free world sytle drums and loops with Arabic and eastern Indian influences.
 
 

Websites With VSTi and VST effects Plugins
 
My two favorites are KVRaudio and VSTPlanet
 
www.kvraudio.com - free and commercial vsti and vst effects/soundbanks/patches
 
www.vstplanet.com - free and commercial vsti plugins
 
www.vst4free.com - all free vst plugins
 
http://rekkerd.org - free and commercial vsti and vst effects plugins