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MuLab
MuLab
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MuLab free download for Mac

MuLab

Version 8.8

Virtual music studio.

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MuLab overview

MuLab MuLab is an inspiring music studio featuring an integrated top-quality modular synth and effect engine. MuLab is an easy and rock-solid tool designed to create, record, edit and finalize your music! It comes in 2 versions: MuLab Free and MuLab Unlimited.

Features:
  • Create, record, edit and play multi-track audio and music
  • Flexible tracks and sub-tracks support audio, MIDI, and automation parts
  • Easy modular architecture
  • Top-quality, uncompromised sound engine
  • Super-fat oscillators with 300 selected waveforms + support for user waveforms
  • Multi-core CPU support
  • Automatic mono/stereo handling
  • Advanced integration between composer and sound engine
  • Automation parts let you easily automate any parameter in the modular tree structure, even the deepest-nested ones
  • Effective support for slicing and recycling sampled drum loops, including REX file support
  • Streamlined and versatile mixing desk
  • Option for modular routing of all mixer signals, resulting in ultimate flexibility
  • Integrated world-class synths, samplers, and effects
  • MuSynth workhorse synth/sampler
  • MuDrum workhorse drum module featuring combined virtual analog and sample sounds, and integrated sub-mixing
  • Includes the MuSampla, MuPad, and MultiSampla sample players
  • Versatile step-sequencer and arpeggiator
  • Includes hundreds of inspiring instruments and effect presets
  • Freely mix MUX modules and VST plug-ins without limits
  • Modulate any VST parameter with any of the MUX modulators like LFO, ADSR, multi-point envelope, ...
  • Audio-rate parameter modulation
  • Deep modular editing lets you build your own synths and effects, including nice front panels
  • Easy preset file management
  • Top-quality support for audio and MIDI VST plug-ins
  • ReWire Master
  • Multi-project support
  • Template projects
  • User-definable grids, including support for extracting grids from audio
  • Streamlined user-friendly interface and workflow
  • Many preferences so to tweak MuLab to your flavor
  • Integrated multi-functional browser
  • Extensive drag-and-drop support
  • Multi-monitor support
  • Plays on OS X and Windows

What’s new in version 8.8

Updated on Mar 02 2022

  • MUX 8 Plugin now has 2 new functions: "Load Plugin Project" and "Save Plugin Project". These allow to load/save the plugin data independent from the host project. These functions will also help upgrading to the forthcoming MuLab 9 Plugin as MuLab 9 Plugin can open such MUX 8 Plugin project files.
  • MuLab -> Tools menu now also has "Upgrade Rack Presets"
  • MuLab -> Tools menu now also has "Upgrade Other Presets" to upgrade preset files like Multi-Samples, Oscillator Layer Setups, Time Grids, Multi-Point Envelopes, Wave Shapes, ...
  • Modular Area: New "Put Selecteds Into New MUX" function.
  • Sequence editor: Stepping backward/forward the time of an event using the property panel sometimes didn't work right. Fixed.
  • Automation editor: Stepping backward/forward the time of a point using the property panel sometimes didn't work right. Fixed.
  • When loading MUX 7 front panels that use "Numeric Parameter Editors" there could be a size mismatch for this kind of parameter editors. Fixed.
  • Note Mapper: Copy-Paste didn't work. Fixed.
  • Modular Feedback Delay: When using a MUX as feedback module and when the MFD receives events while processing there was a sonic bug. Fixed.
  • Choose New Part Type dialog: Finetuned the usage of prefered user colors.
  • Fixed an issue wrt using an external audio editor to edit audio parts.
  • Multi-Point Modulator: Incorrect behaviour when used in a PolySynth and its event input was not connected. Fixed.
  • Improved support for sequencer-type VST plugins. Eg now FL Studio Plugin plays as expected inside MuLab.
  • More gentle behavior in case of opening a project with lots of unfound audio streams.
  • Audio recording: When the track name contained invalid file characters, audio recording failed. Fixed.
  • Windows: Copy-pasting audio now uses the OS clipboard. This has the advantage that audio can now be easily copy-pasted from MuLab to other audio apps and vice versa.
  • Sample selector: When the clipboard contains audio, sample selector fields now also include "Paste New".
  • Sample editor: Context menu now includes "Paste Audio". The pasted audio can be inserted before or after the selection, or can be mixed into the selection, or replace the selection.
  • Project menu -> New "Delete Unused Objects" utility function that deletes all unused sequences, (multi-)samples and audio streams from project RAM.
  • Automation tracks for a project MUX meta-parameter didn't keep their setting after re-opening the project. Fixed.
  • MuLab menu -> Tools: Now includes "Show Log" and "Keep Log".
  • A bit faster loading time especially for huge projects.
  • MUX Plugin: In some cases there could be a rather innocent but inconvenient error alert on unloading MUX plugin. Fixed.
  • Modular Area: Removed auto-coloring of modules that are inside a rack.
  • Fixed a bug wrt jack naming of VST plugins with mixed mono and stereo inputs / outputs.
  • Other small improvements

Information

License

Free

Size

35.2 MB

Developer’s website

https://mutools.com/index.html

Downloads

22257

App requirements

  • Intel 64
  • Mac OS X 10.6.8 or later
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Derekcurrie
Derekcurrie
Apr 24 2019
8.0
0.0
Apr 24 2019
0.0
Version: 8.0
€69 for the Full version. v8.0.66 is the current version.
Joseluismen
Joseluismen
Apr 21 2019
8.0
1.0
Apr 21 2019
1.0
Version: 8.0
this is not free software. The application downloaded is a demo without a key ( of payment) does not allow or save documents. Therefore, it has no free feature other than that of allowing the program to be tested. What is good to know, and decide your payment or not. But it is not a free program. Nor have I seen on your website, if previous versions were free or not.That could be interesting for those of us who continue to use "old" machines according to the norm imposed by the Apple market.
toxicoh
toxicoh
May 19 2017
7.2
5.0
May 19 2017
5.0
Version: 7.2
It just works, after the initial learning curve.
OSX-FTW!
OSX-FTW!
Mar 5 2014
3.0
5.0
Mar 5 2014
5.0
Version: 3.0
Not a lot of FREE programs that can host VST Instruments, eh? Well, this is one and does it better than I expected. It's not pretty, it's not easy, it's still pretty awesome though.
Derekcurrie
Derekcurrie
Dec 26 2013
3.0
0.0
Dec 26 2013
0.0
Version: 3.0
5.3.25 is the current version, with a creation date of December 19, 2013. You'll find this version number listed in the 'What's New' list above. I think it is well past time MacUpdate ditched the '3.0' listing on this page. *Please* Note that this application is NOT compliant with Apple's user experience guidelines. It looks like a Linux application, although it is only available for Mac and Windows. Therefore, it takes a bit of getting used to with ALL the controls/menus being inside the application window. There is nothing available via the Mac's menubar, which only lists the application name. It can be used with or without a MIDI device attached. It has a huge selection of personalization features. For free, it's terrific! But be prepared to climb the learning curve.
SickTeddyBear
SickTeddyBear
Aug 12 2010
3.0
0.0
Aug 12 2010
0.0
Version: 3.0
Note that the current version is 3.2.3: http://www.mutools.com/mulab-change-log.html
Eingebildet
Eingebildet
Jan 13 2007
PR5
0.0
Jan 13 2007
0.0
Version: PR5
Check out the KVR forum for Mutools - there are a lot of very useful tips there on interfacing LUNA with other music-making software, and the developers are constantly posting and fielding suggestions to make LUNA better. Just go to www.mutools.com/support for links.
Ryanj
Ryanj
Jan 13 2007
PR5
0.0
Jan 13 2007
0.0
Version: PR5
Even though I currently use purchased sequencers such as Live and ProTools I think it's great that a company is offering even a limited version for free. My only request for the free version would be to add rewire even in a stereo form. Prior to owning my current software i looked around endlessly for a free app that can do what luna does + rewire.
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