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User Showcase (64 viewing)
Post links to your original song compositions here, for others to listen to.
Search all posted compositions by song title or artist's forum name.
Listen to PG User Showcase Radio (on SoundCloud):
Note: Turn on 'shuffle mode'
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Re: Losing Ground
(44kfl) - Today at 05:32 PM
Songwriting
Discussions, Tips-n-Tricks, Resources and Questions about Songwriting
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Xtra Styles Contest
Announcing... Xtra Styles Contest - 4 prizes of $150.
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Re: I'm On The Right Track Now
(bluage) - 01/04/17 08:34 AM
Recording, Mixing, Performance and Production (8 viewing)
Discussions about methods and gear for making music.
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Re: Studio Pictures.... show us your studios.
(rharv) - Today at 04:35 PM
Woodshedding - Learning to Play! (1 viewing)
Musical Discussions about learning to play an instrument, helpful DVD's, teachers, theory, gear and more...
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Fake Book Index
(pghboemike) - Yesterday at 02:02 PM
I just heard Band-in-a-Box on YouTube (2 viewing)
See, hear and help to publicize how Band-in-a-Box is used on YouTube and other sites.
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Another BIAB creator
(lambada) - Today at 04:25 PM
Best of YouTube (1 viewing)
Videos related to music (instruction, performance, mixing tips etc.)
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Re: Country Lead Instruction
(lambada) - Today at 04:36 PM
Help! Tech S.O.S (Off topic)
General technical questions regarding computers or music equipment.
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Re: Win 10 Update Fail
(Pipeline) - Yesterday at 05:26 PM
Beginners Forum (1 viewing)
Discussions and resources for beginners to Band-in-a-Box or music tech in general
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Re: Way to erase tempo map?
(Charlie Fogle) - Today at 05:12 PM
Off-Topic (57 viewing)
This forum is for music-related discussions that aren't covered in other forums.
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Chord Pickout app
(raymb1) - Today at 04:33 PM
User-to-User
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UserTracks (and other add-ons) (1 viewing)
Discussions about making your own add-ons for Band-in-a-Box, including UserTracks, Styles, RealDrums, Plugins, VST Plugins, Add-on songs/exercises, Artist Performances and Loops.
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So...how are you making the solos?
(jerrypettit) - Today at 05:48 PM
UserTracks Wishlist
UserTracks are user-created RealTracks. Use this forum to post requests to other users for specific styles you want.
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Re: Muted Down Stroke Clean Funk Guitar
(Pipeline) - 02/06/17 12:54 PM
Post your own Tips and Tricks here (4 viewing)
Use this forum to share your technical tips and tricks related to PG Music software, or to write your own tutorials. Note: Post questions in the PG Music Product Forums instead.
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Re: Guitar Chord Track Strumming Creator
(DEddy) - 02/18/17 05:32 PM
My Favorite Things (1 viewing)
Post about your Favorite Features in Band-in-a-Box and RealBand.
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Re: my favorite thing
(Guitarhacker) - 02/14/17 06:13 AM
PG Music Product Forums
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Band-in-a-Box for Windows (49 viewing)
Discussion forum for the Windows version of Band-in-a-Box.
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Re: Enharmonic Chords
(VideoTrack) - 17 minutes 9 seconds ago
Band-in-a-Box for Macintosh (4 viewing)
Discussion forum for the Macintosh version of Band-in-a-Box.
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Band-in-a-Box 2016 Build 152 Update (Feb 20)
(Andrew - PG Music) - Today at 11:54 AM
RealBand (13 viewing)
Discussion forum for RealBand users
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Re: RealBand 2017 Build 4 Update (Feb 20)
(rharv) - Today at 03:42 PM
PowerTracks Pro Audio (1 viewing)
Discussion forum for PowerTracks Pro Audio users.
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Re: help please vocal recording out of sync
(Pipeline) - 02/17/17 09:06 PM
Other PG Music Programs (1 viewing)
Discussion forum for all PG Music programs other than Band-in-a-Box, PowerTracks, and RealBand.
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PG Music Wishlists
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Band-in-a-Box Wishlist (13 viewing)
Wishlist for Band-in-a-Box for Windows and Macintosh
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Re: Drag Import Audio File
(VideoTrack) - Yesterday at 04:37 PM
Songs to add to Band-in-a-Box Titles database
Your suggestions for songs to add to the Band-in-a-Box Song Title Browser.
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Re: Pop/Rock Songs to add
(George Nelson) - Yesterday at 04:35 AM
RealBand Wishlist (2 viewing)
RealBand wishlist and new feature suggestions.
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Re: PG PlugIn Skins
(Tobias) - 02/11/17 12:06 PM
PowerTracks Pro Audio Wishlist
Wishlist for PowerTracks Pro Audio.
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Re: ReWire request, with supporting data
(Pipeline) - 12/13/16 11:25 AM
Styles and RealTracks Wishlist (3 viewing)
Wishlist for Band-in-a-Box styles and RealTracks. Note, you can also request styles and RealTracks from other users: UserTracks Wishlist forum
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Re: Realtracks market?
(Matt Finley) - Today at 05:48 AM
Other Programs Wishlist
Wishlist for other PG Music programs. This includes the Pianist/Performance Series and the MasterClass Series.
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Re: "Like" button on the Forum?
(John-Luke) - 02/09/17 11:55 AM
band-in-a-box.com -- International Band-in-a-Box Forums
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Deutsches Band-in-a-Box User Forum (2 viewing)
Willkommen zu Band-in-a-Box! "Intelligente Musiksoftware für Ihren Multimedia-Computer"
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Re: Frage zum Kauf
(Norbert007) - Today at 09:39 AM
České a Slovenské Band-in-a-Box uživatelské fórum
Vítejte do Band-in-a-Box! Inteligentního hudebního doprovodného programu
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Re: Pro začátečníky
(Gause Zdenek) - Yesterday at 06:01 AM
Forum degli utenti italiani di Band-in-a-Box (1 viewing)
Benvenuti in Band-in-a-Box! "Software di Accompagnamento Musicale Intelligente per il tuo Computer"
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Band-in-a-Box Svenskt användarforum (2 viewing)
Välkommen till Band-in-a-Box! "Intelligent Musikackompanjemangsprogram för din Multimediadator"
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Hur köpa med Visa kort
(Roggan) - 12/14/16 09:53 PM
Forum des Utilisateurs Français de Band-in-a-Box
Bienvenue dans Band-in-a-Box! "Logiciel d'accompagnement musical intelligent pour ordinateur multimédia"
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Re: Son en retard
(ECNI) - Today at 02:35 AM
Foro para el usuario de Band-in-a-Box en Español (3 viewing)
Bienvenido a Band-in-a-Box! "Software Musical de Acompañamiento Inteligente para su Computadora Multimedia"
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Re: -CHACP2^2.STY ChaChaPerc02Congas,Percussion
(CarlosEArellano) - Today at 10:00 AM
Forum dos Usuários do Band-in-a-Box em Português
Bem-vindo ao Band-in-a-Box! "Programa de Acompanhamento Musical Inteligente para o seu Computador Muiltimídia"
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Re: reunir usuarios brasileiros
(jcphilet) - 02/18/17 07:56 AM
Dansk Band-in-a-Box bruger forum
Velkommen til Band-in-a-Box! "Intelligent musikakkompagnements software til din multimedie komputer"
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BIAB er blokeret
(lindbjerg) - Today at 07:25 AM
Band-in-a-Box Nederlands Gebruikers Forum (1 viewing)
Welkom bij Band-in-a-Box! "Intelligente Muziek Begeleidings Software voor uw Multimedia Computer"
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RealTracks Sets
(Gerard Rotterdam) - 02/07/17 08:49 PM
Band-in-a-Box Polskie Forum Użytkowników
Witamy w Band-in-a-Box! "Oprogramowanie do Inteligentnego Akompaniamentu Muzycznego na Twój Multimedialny Komputer"
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Gdzie są wszyscy?
(Ryszard) - 10/22/16 07:22 AM
Форум пользователей Band-in-a-Box на русском языке (1 viewing)
Добро пожаловать в Band-in-a-Box!
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Band-in-a-Box繁體中文用戶論壇
歡迎使用Band-in-a-Box軟件!
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Band-in-a-Box 简体中文用户论坛 (1 viewing)
欢迎使用Band-in-a-Box软件!
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Band-in-a-Box 한국어 사용자 포럼
Band-in-a-Box 프로그램에 환영합니다!
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Band-in-a-Box 日本語掲示板
日本語掲示板
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Band-in-a-Box ユーザー作品自慢フォーラム
Band-in-a-Box で作った曲を是非聞かせてください
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Jellyfish
(Banana Chips) - 01/13/14 01:01 AM
PG Music News
Band-in-a-Box® 2016 for Mac Patch Update 152 Available!

Band-in-a-Box® 2016 for Mac users can download this free patch update here.

Included in the update:
Fixed: Audio could not be pasted beyond the end of the existing audio data.
Fixed: Audio importing would fail.
Improved: If making a tempo map after using the Audio Chord Wizard, and the current style has a different time signature, you will be asked to choose a different style. If possible, you can choose to keep the current style, but the time signature of each bar will be set for you.
Fixed: Automatic updates were not working.
Fixed: Some VST plugins' GUI window would not close properly, and leave a ghost window on the screen (eg. the Expand!2 plugin).
Fixed: The Expand!2 plugin would cause all menus in Band-in-a-Box to stop responding.
Changed: The new hot key for opening the Record MIDI dialog has been changed to control+R.
Fixed: The "Piano, Acoustic, Bright Grand Sforzando" patch was missing from the Hi-Q list.
Fixed: "Could not load Hi-Q patch." would show if trying to load the "Organ, Electric, Rock Sforzando" patch.
Fixed: "Could not load Hi-Q patch." would show if trying to load the "Organ, Electric, Jazz Sforzando" patch.
Fixed: Clicking on the Guitar window would show notes on the Melody mixer piano instead of the Thru mixer piano.
Fixed: VST plugins that have been uninstalled should not appear in the plugin list.
Improved: Plugins can be chosen by double-clicking on them in the list, instead of having to hit [Return] or clicking [OK].
Fixed: In the Japanese version, when opening the Email dialog, you would be asked to save the song even though it was already saved.
Fixed: In the Japanese version, attaching a rendered song to an email would produce a rendered file with garbage text in the title, and it would not be attached to the email.
Fixed: In the Japanese version, a song with an audio track would not give the option to attach the audio file.

RealBand 2017 Patch Update (Build 4) Available!

RealBand 2017 Users can download this free patch update here.

Included in the update:
Fixed - Program title was changed to 'file converter' if a conversion needed to be done such as after recording (this affected the title shown when alt-tabbing or hovering over the icon on the task bar, etc.).
Fixed - Spurious warning about rebuilding style picker when not needed has been removed.
Fixed - FX button now correctly turns blue if MIDI track is actually using a VSTi or DXi synth.
Fixed - the choose note dialog in Notation Window had garbled text.
Fixed - saving to XML would result in the timing being wrong, if the song's PPQ was not 120.
Fixed - when drawing a slur in the situation of notes being extremely close together, program could potentially slow down or freeze.
Fixed - a few miscellaneous minor localization and help-topic link issues

Band-in-a-Box® 2017 for Windows Patch Update 459 Available!

Band-in-a-Box® 2017 for Windows users can download this free patch update here.

Included in the update:
Fixed: Audio Edit window was not displaying lines for audio stretching features (bug introduced in build 458).
Fixed: Clicking on the Mixer piano (Thru track) does not display notes on the Guitar or Big Piano windows.
Fixed: The select bar dialog would conflict with keyboard input.
Fixed: Email Song dialog would not show options to attach Artist Performance Tracks if they were WMA files.
Fixed: Hitting the [\] key (forward slash) while in the notation window would crash Band-in-a-Box with the "Cannot focus a disabled or invisible window" error.
Fixed: Band-in-a-Box might crash on bootup with "Not enough timers available" error.
Fixed: The RealTracks picker might freeze if using a custom RealTracks folder location, and this folder does not exist (eg. an external hard drive is not connected, or re-connected with a different drive letter).
Fixed: If using Windows 10, holding down the mouse anywhere in the chord sheet window and scrolling the mouse wheel would cause Band-in-a-Box to immediately crash.
Fixed: When saving MusicXML files, slurs would be rejected by other programs that opened the files.
Fixed: After performing a drag and drop, the previous state of soloed tracks was not restored.
Fixed: Drag and drop of audio track would render Bass track instead.
Fixed: When using multiple monitors, some popup windows would be forced onto the primary monitor (eg. changing song title, changing track label).
Fixed: When using multiple monitors, Band-in-a-Box would not properly open to the previous size, position, and maximized state.
Fixed: Previewing chords in the chord sheet (Shift+Enter) or using the chord builder would eventually stop playing all the notes in the chord if using the "always on" setting for the audio driver (MME or ASIO).
Fixed: Splash screen was missing if running program in any language other than English.
Improved: Shots and Holds for Direct Input RealTracks can be assigned unique Holds library numbers, and unique decibel offsets.
Fixed: If using a 3/4 style, Band-in-a-Box would switch to the ZZJAZZ style (4/4) when launching the Audio Chord Wizard. This would cause an incorrect tempo map to be made afterwards.
Improved: If making a tempo map after using the Audio Chord Wizard, and the current style has a different time signature, you will be asked to choose a different style. If possible, you can choose to keep the current style, but the time signature of each bar will be set for you.
Fixed: Automatic updates were sometimes not working
Fixed: Rendered WAV files would not be acidized if the option to normalize was enabled.
Added: Drums name is more descriptive in the drums panel of the mixer, e.g. saying "snare and high hat"instead of "snhh"

Band-in-a-Box® 2017 für Windows Deutsch ist verfügbar!

Es gibt über 80 aufregende neue Funktionen in Band-in-a-Box® 2017!
Die grafische Benutzeroberfläche des Hauptbildschirms (GUI) wurde neu gestaltet mit weniger Bildschirmplatzbedarf, konfigurierbare Toolbars, einem Interface mit Register, einem Fortschrittsbalken, und mehr.

Free Band-in-a-Box® Video Tutorials!

Get the most out of your Band-in-a-Box® experience when you add our Support Videos to your arsenal!

We have an extensive collection of Support videos for Band-in-a-Box® for Windows available on our YouTube Channel & www.pgmusic.com/videos.bbwin.htm - make sure to check them out!

Looking for a tutorial video on a specific feature, and didn't see one listed? Send your suggestions to marketing@pgmusic.com.

PG Music Inc. - Update Hours of Operation

Wondering when we're available by phone, the Live Help feature on our website, or here in the office?

We've recently updated our Hours of Operation:

Customer Service & Sales:
Monday - Friday: 6:00AM to 7:00PM PST (GMT -8)
Saturday: 7:00AM to 6:00PM PST (GMT -8)
Sunday & Holidays: 8:00AM to 4:00PM PST (GMT -8)

Contact info:
Tel: 1-800-268-6272 or 1-888-PGMUSIC (Within USA and Canada)
Tel: + 800-4746-8742 (Outside USA and Canada where International Freephone service is available)
sales@pgmusic.com

Technical Support:
Monday - Friday: 10:00AM to 5:00PM PST (GMT -8)

Contact info:
Tel: 1-866-983-2474 or 250-475-2708
support@pgmusic.com

Additional contact information for PG Music Inc. is available at www.pgmusic.com/contact.htm.

Band-in-a-Box® - Favorite Things!

Have you ever wanted to "shout from the rooftop" about your favorite features in Band-in-a-Box® & RealBand? We've got just the place... our My Favorite Things Forum!

This new forum is also a great place to review the features that other program users love - you never know... you may learn something new about the program, and have your "favorite list" grow too!

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