Logic Pro X 10.1 Update

Logic Pro X 10.1 Update has been released by Apple. This is a major update and includes New Drummers and Tools for Electronic/Hip Hop Music Creation. There are 10 new drummer profiles to use in the new version of Logic Pro X (styles like Techno, House, Trap, and Dubstep). There is also a new drum machine plug-in for tweaking drum sounds and making mixes. The update introduces 200 synth patches and 10 new Mellotron instruments. The Compressor plug-in now has a Retina-ready interface, and there's a plug-in manager to keep frequently-used plug-ins at hand and organized.

An expanded Logic Remote tool set offers a new plug-in view for use with the iPad, with multi-touch gestures able to manipulate tracks using the Visual Equalizer.

A full list of changes is below: - 10 new Drummers that produce beats in a variety of electronic and hip hop styles including Techno, House, Trap, Dubstep and more - Drummer provides specialized sound and performance controls for dialing in electronic or hip hop drum grooves - New Drum Machine Designer plug-in offers new sounds and features for customizing electronic drum kits in a variety of styles - Create a sequence of notes with a single mouse gesture using the new Brush Tool in the Piano Roll Editor - New view options in the Piano Roll Editor let you see more notes in less vertical space and help identify drum sounds by name - Easily compress or expand the timing of selected notes with new time handles in the Piano Roll Editor - Note Repeat and Spot Erase modes allow classic drum machine style techniques for creating beats in realtime - Smart Quantize proportionally corrects the timing and length of notes to preserve the musicality of your original performance - Redesigned Compressor plug-in features scalable, Retina-ready interface and 7 models including the new Classic VCA - Retro Synth can now create wavetables from imported audio and is able to stack up to 8 voices - Expanded sound library includes over 200 new synth patches and 10 classic Mellotron instruments - Automation can now be part of a region, not just the track, which makes it easier to use effects creatively - Manage large-scale mixes more easily with the addition of console-style VCA faders - Relative and Trim Automation modes extend the options for fine-tuning existing automation - Mixer now allows remote control of microphone and other input settings for compatible audio interfaces - Realtime rendering of fades allow them to work with Flex Pitch and speeds up project load times - The Plug-in Manager now allows you to customize the organization of your menu - Support for Mail Drop and Air Drop in OS X Yosemite makes it even easier to share your Logic projects

Logic Pro X can be downloaded from the Mac App Store for $199.99. [Direct Link]

MainStage 3 for Mac has also been updated with minor bug fixes. [Direct Link]

- via Macrumors