A drum beat machine is easy-to-use software for music developers, producers and composers and is very powerful and effective in use. It can be easily downloaded from internet, most of the software’s are free to download, but more complex and professional software’s are provided as shareware software, though they are worth it. With so many software’s available online, one can be confused and can find it difficult in deciding to choose one. As you can get hundreds of beat making software online for free or can even buy them form an online store or from a reputed store. The main features which should be kept in mind when looking for such a product are as follows: First, the drum beat machine should be user-friendly and have a streamlined interface. So that users can be more creative and can produce beats easily and beginners don’t find it very complex to use either. Second, the product/software should have powerful and useful tools for loop generation, powerful sequencing components, attractive audio affects, mixers; drum machines should also be incorporated in the product helping users to explore their creativity. Third, it should have an extensive library of beats of various kinds. So that users have a wide variety to choose from and can make their beat more attractive and lively. Fourth, the product should recognise various audio formats mainly MP3, WMA, OGG, 3GP or WAV files, enabling users to save their music in various formats and also converting it in the format needed by the user. It should also feature 16-track sequencer, which would help in editing of tracks separately without affecting music in many other layers. These are simple but useful features which should be definitely kept in mind when using a beat making software.
The main reason for the demand of beat making software is that you just need your sheer musical talent to create music and obviously a computer, thus cutting out costs of studio rent, supporting musician and many more. It is a life saver product of those producers who work on a tight budget and have limited amount of resources. Though they are not at all expensive and are not accompanied by an explicit user manual. Usually a video tutorial is often supplied with the product, and will help you through the process of making your first beat easily, which is usually very useful for beginners. The product must upgrade itself from time to time, as it is very important to keep up with time. As more and more tools and are being developed everyday, and your up-to-date product can be out-dated in matter of moths. [Read the rest of this entry...]