PowerTracks

Announcing Version 2015 of PowerTracks Pro Audio

PowerTracks Pro Audio 2015 is here with great new features and enhancements including an enhanced GUI with improved functionality and time-saving features like automatic track color for the Tracks window. We’ve added direct support for 64-bit VST plugins (using jBridge available from us for only $10 - jBridge information and purchasing here). Load, play, view and slow down videos that you have already downloaded from YouTube or elsewhere into the PowerTracks Video Window. The audio is extracted from the video to the audio track, and you can slow down video and audio to help with learning and transcription, with Hi-Quality audio preserved at extreme tempo slowdowns. There's Live Transpose for audio tracks and live control of output Tempo and Transpose, and many more...

March 05, 2015

Video - Entering Lyrics in Band-in-a-Box

You can enter lyrics into Band-in-a-Box several different ways. In this video, we look at entering Note-based Lyrics, Line-based Lyrics and the Big Lyrics (Karaoke) window.

March 03, 2015

Video - Specific Chord Options in Band-in-a-Box

In this video you'll learn how to use rests, holds, shots, or pedal bass on specific chords in your song.

February 25, 2015

Video - The Melodist

Use The Melodist feature in Band-in-a-Box to compose a new song with an intro, chords, melody & arrangement in any style. The Melodist can also generate a melody over your existing chord progression.

Learn more about this intelligent song writing tool in this video.

February 23, 2015

Video - Freezing Tracks in Band-in-a-Box

If you have a MIDI or RealTracks track that you do not want to change or re-generate, then you'll want to freeze that track. Learn how to freeze a track in Band-in-a-Box here!

February 23, 2015

RealBand 2015 Build 7 Patch Update Available

RealBand 2015 Build 7 is now available for download.

Fixed: Access violation in the Tracks window which could occur if track heights were changed.
Fixed: Access violation if you clicked on either the Tempo Percent or Transpose buttons and then entered text and pressed return.

February 19, 2015

Video - Customizing Tablature in Band-in-a-Box

With Band-in-a-Box 2014 and higher, you can choose which string (guitar or bass) each note is played on. Watch this video to learn more

February 19, 2015

In Music History

Listen to the “Neanderthal Flute”. These date back 42,000 to 43,000 years!

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Image via the The Archaeology News Network

February 18, 2015

Video - Make Band-in-a-Box UserTracks in ProTools WITHOUT using Band-in-a-Box

With Band-in-a-Box 2014 and higher, you can use UserTracks. These are just like RealTracks, but you make your own. You can create UserTracks with Band-in-a-Box, RealBand or any DAW.

This video shows you how to use Pro Tools to make UserTracks. Make them for yourself as a songwriting tool, share or trade UserTracks with other Band-in-a-Box users or even sell them as a third-party product!

Additional information on making your own UserTracks is available at: http://www.pgmusic.com/usertracks1.htm

February 17, 2015

Video - Generating Audio Harmonies in Band-in-a-Box

If your Band-in-a-Box song includes an audio track, you can generate a harmony for it. Watch the video to learn more.

February 16, 2015

Eric Blackmon Video - How I Create Guitar Solo Backing Tracks With Band-in-a-Box

Eric Blackmon shows you how he makes a backing track using Band-in-a-Box
Watch the YouTube video here.

Endorising Artist Eric Blackmon is the creator of EricBlackmonGuitar on YouTube, Owner of EEMusic Music Creation Learning Center Greenville, South Carolina and a Professional Instructor!

February 13, 2015

Video - Custom Endings in Band-in-a-Box

Learn how you can customize your song endings by ending on different beats, using pushes, shots, holds, or different chords. Watch now.

February 12, 2015

Video - Recording Audio in Band-in-a-Box with Windows 8/7/Vista

In this video we walk you through recording audio in Band-in-a-Box using Windows 8/7/Vista.

February 11, 2015

Video - Making A Song In Band-in-a-Box

Making a song in Band-in-a-Box really is easy. Enter the chords, choose a style and press Play. Watch how quickly you can enter a song in Band-in-a-Box here.

February 06, 2015

Video - How to Use Part Markers

Part Markers are used on the Chord Sheet to indicate a new part of the song, to insert a substyle change or to insert drum fills. Watch this video to learn more about using Part Markers to change up your Band-in-a-Box songs.

February 03, 2015

Band-in-a-Box UserTracks

Did you know that you have the option of creating your very own RealTracks? We refer to these as UserTracks. UserTracks allow you to create your own audio styles to use in Band-in-a-Box or RealBand.

Making your own UserTracks is easy! Simply record the tracks in Band-in-a-Box, RealBand or any DAW. Once the track is recorded, name your UserTracks and add them to the UserTracks folder in Band-in-a-Box or RealBand. They are now ready to be used like any other RealTracks!

Visit the UserTracks Forum where you can learn more about making UserTracks and listen to UserTracks other people have done as well!

February 02, 2015

Video - Band-in-a-Box: Jazzing Down for RealTracks

Watch this video to learn all about how to get the best RealTracks musical performance with Band-in-a-Box, by using common chord types.

February 02, 2015

Announcing PowerTracks Pro Audio 2015

PowerTracks Pro Audio 2015 is here with great new features and enhancements including an enhanced GUI with improved functionality and time-saving features like automatic track color for the Tracks window. We’ve added direct support for 64-bit VST plugins (using jBridge available from us for only $10 - jBridge information and purchasing here). Load, play, view and slow down videos that you have already downloaded from YouTube or elsewhere into the PowerTracks Video Window. The audio is extracted from the video to the audio track, and you can slow down video and audio to help with learning and transcription, with Hi-Quality audio preserved at extreme tempo slowdowns. There's Live Transpose for audio tracks and live control of output Tempo and Transpose, and much more...

For a detailed look at the new features in PowerTracks Pro Audio 2015 for Windows, click here.

January 30, 2015

Video - Band-in-a-Box Popular Hot Keys

There are a number of hot keys for Band-in-a-Box that help save you time. Learn about the most popular hot keys here.

January 29, 2015

Video - Selecting the Best RealTracks for Your Band-in-a-Box Song

With over 2,000 RealTracks to choose from, how do you pick the best one? This video will show you how to quickly choose the best RealTracks for your Band-in-a-Box Song here.

January 29, 2015

DIGITech's TRIO Band Creator Wins Best of Show at NAMM

Congrat's to DIGITech. Their TRIO Band Creator pedal won Best of Show at NAMM.

Watch a video of the TRIO here: http://youtu.be/YxstoY_u5vc Look carefully between 0:28 - 0:31. Did you recognize the logo of another product? That's right! The Styles just happen to be by Band-in-a-Box!

DIGITech Trio

January 28, 2015

Band-in-a-Box 2015 at the NAMM Show

Keyboard Magazine shows Tobin demonstrating Band-in-a-Box at the 2015 NAMM Show! Watch it here.

January 22, 2015

PG Music is at NAMM

PG Music is at NAMM! Come visit us at Booth 1089, Hall E.

January 16, 2015

Share Your Band-in-a-Box Song with Soundcloud!

Did you know that there are are a number of ways to share your Band-in-a-Box song? Not only can you print out your song in notation, you have the option of saving in a variety of MIDI and audio formats for playback from your computer or an audio CD. You can even upload your arrangement to Dropbox and Soundcloud!

Make sure to post a link to your song on our User Showcase Forum!

January 16, 2015

Updated User Showcase Page!

Want to hear what people are creating with their Band-in-a-Box? Our User Showcase provides an excellent opportunity to listen to other peoples Band-in-a-Box creations!

These songs were originally posted to the User Showcase Forum, where you can post links to your original song compositions for others to listen to and provide feedback.
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January 15, 2015

Band-in-a-Box 2015 for Windows Special - LAST DAY!

Today (January 15th) is the last day of our Band-in-a-Box 2015 for Windows special! Order now for great savings on most upgrade packages, as well as FREE BONUS items! Place your order online at http://www.pgmusic.com/bbwin.packages.htm or give us a call!

With this new version, we've enhanced the GUI for an improved look and feel, and many new time-saving features have been added like automatic track labels and video tutorial-help buttons. We've added direct support for 64-bit VST plugins. There's a "Save as Video" feature - so you can save your Band-in-a-Box song composition as a video that you can upload to YouTube or work with in video programs. Plus - load, play, view and slow down videos that you have already downloaded from YouTube or elsewhere into the Band-in-a-Box Video window to extract the audio and slow it down great audio quality. And much more...

January 15, 2015

RealTracks Artists Andy Leftwich, Blair Masters and Byron House - Album Release!

RealTracks Artists Andy Leftwich, Blair Masters and Byron House can all be heard on the new album "Long Way Home" by Singer/Songwriter Raquel Aurilia, being released on January 27th! Learn more about this album here.

To learn more about these Artists and listen to demos of their RealTracks, just click on their name:
Andy Leftwich
Blair Masters
Byron House

January 14, 2015

Band-in-a-Box 2015 for Windows - Special Upgrade Pricing!

During the Band-in-a-Box 2015 special, which ends January 15th, you can purchase your Band-in-a-Box 2015 for Windows Upgrade and SAVE! We're offering some amazing special pricing in celebration of this exciting new release - Upgrade today for as little as $49!

To review all your Upgrade Options visit www.pgmusic.com/bbwinpackages.htm.

January 14, 2015

The 20-PAK & 49-PAK - Get Them Now Before They're Gone!

January 15th is the last day of our Band-in-a-Box 2015 for Windows special! During the special we're offering the 20-PAK & 49-PAK purchase option with every Band-in-a-Box for Windows package, which adds up to 49 limited edition RealTracks, as well as exclusive MIDI SuperTracks, Artist Performances and Instrumental Studies.

Review these PAKs at http://www.pgmusic.com/bbwin.bonuspaks_2015.htm.

January 13, 2015

Band-in-a-Box 2015 for Windows Special - Two Days Left!

The Band-in-a-Box 2015 for Windows special is almost over... there's only 2 days left!
Order before the end of the day on January 15th for great savings on most upgrade packages, as well as FREE BONUS items! Place your order online at http://www.pgmusic.com/bbwin.packages.htm or give us a call!

With this new version, we've enhanced the GUI for an improved look and feel, and many new time-saving features have been added like automatic track labels and video tutorial-help buttons. We've added direct support for 64-bit VST plugins. There's now a "Save as Video" feature - so you can save your Band-in-a-Box song composition as a video that you can upload to YouTube or work with in video programs. Plus - load, play, view and slow down videos that you have already downloaded from YouTube or elsewhere into the Band-in-a-Box Video window to extract the audio and slow it down great audio quality. And much more...

January 13, 2015

RealTracks Artist Pat Steward - Album Credits

Drummer Pat Steward has recorded with Matthew Good, Jann Arden, Colin James and many more!

Click here for a complete list of Pat's album credits.

To learn more about Pat and listen to demos of his RealDrums, visit his RealTracks Artist Bio page.

January 12, 2015

Band-in-a-Box 2015 for Windows - New Features Video

Band-in-a-Box 2015 for Windows is a big hit! See this new version in action by watching the New Features video here: http://youtu.be/CyIJsCp_rlM.

Click here to read about all the new features in Band-in-a-Box 2015 for Windows.

With Band-in-a-Box 2015 for Windows, we've enhanced the GUI for an improved look and feel, and many new time-saving features have been added like automatic track labels and video tutorial-help buttons. There is added direct support for 64-bit VST plugins (using jBridge). Save as Video - now you can save your Band-in-a-Box song composition as a video, that you can upload to YouTube or work with in video programs. Load, play, view and slow down videos that you have already downloaded from YouTube or elsewhere into the Band-in-a-Box Video window to extract the audio and slow it down great audio quality. And much more!

January 12, 2015

RealTracks Artist John Jorgenson - Upcoming Performances!

Join John Jorgenson as he performs with Chris Hillman, Herb Pedersen and Bill Bryson in Nipomo, California on January 17th! Click here for event information.

A complete list of John's upcoming performances can be seen at www.johnjorgenson.com/index.php/tour

To learn more about John and listen to demos of his RealTracks, visit his RealTracks Artist Bio page.

January 09, 2015

Introducing RealTracks Artist Craig Nelson

Bowed Acoustic Bass player Craig Nelson has been added to the RealTracks Artist line up with Band-in-a-Box 2015 for Windows!

Craig's RealTracks are only available in the 49-PAK, which can be added to your Band-in-a-Box 2015 for Windows purchase until January 15th, 2015!

Listen to demos of these Acoustic Bass RealTracks at http://www.pgmusic.com/bbwin.bonuspaks_2015.htm.

To learn more about Craig visit his RealTracks Artist Bio page.

January 09, 2015

101 NEW RealTracks for Band-in-a-Box 2015 for Windows!

With the release of Band-in-a-Box 2015 for Windows, we also released 101 NEW RealTracks! There are 33 new Jazz RealTracks, 32 new Country RealTracks and 36 new Rock-Pop RealTracks!

Click here to listen to the demos for these new RealTracks.

We also have 49 additional limited edition RealTracks available in the 49-PAK, which you can add to your Band-in-a-Box purchase for only $49!

January 08, 2015

Save Your Song as a Video with Band-in-a-Box 2015 for Windows!

There' are over 50 new features in Band-in-a-Box 2015 for Windows, including an exciting "Save as Video" feature!
When you create your song in Band-in-a-Box, you can now save it as a video that's ready to share on YouTube or work with in other video programs!

Watch this feature in action with our YouTube video: http://youtu.be/P07vmLIJCok

Saving your song as a video is easy! Just press the [Save as] button and choose 'Save as Video'. The 'video' portion is the chordsheet in Band-in-a-Box that shows the chords and a highlighted bar moving as the song plays. Song title and song info displays at the top of the window. For example, you can make a backing track for a cool chord progression, and upload it to YouTube for others to play along with!

January 08, 2015

RealBand 2015 for Windows - Support for 64-bit VST Plugins!

One of the new features in RealBand 2015 is support for 64-bit VST Plugins using jBridge!
Since RealBand has built-in support for jBridge, you just use your plugins as you normally would, by selecting 32- or 64-bit plugins within RealBand (or Band-in-a-Box). JBridge is a third party product, either available from PG Music or directly from jBridge.

For more information about jBridge, visit: http://www.pgmusic.com/jbridge.htm

For a detailed look at all of the new features in RealBand 2015 for Windows, click here.

January 06, 2015

GUI Enhancements in Band-in-a-Box 2015 for Windows

Band-in-a-Box 2015 for Windows has more than 50 new features and enhancements, including improved functionality and appearance for the GUI!

These GUI enhancements include:
-Overhaul of dialogs, improved functionality, appearance, tab order and hints.
-Video-Tutorial buttons to various dialogs (over 40!), with helpful tutorials.
-Faster song list rebuilding.
-Faster style list rebuilding.
-Fast selection of Chord Sheet font, color, and new handwritten RealScore chord font included.
-Automatic track labels and descriptions.
-Custom track labels and descriptions.
-Mixer enhanced.
-On-screen pianos have colored notes.
-Drop Station enhancements. Folder opens after copying a file to drop box, DragDrop or another folder.

Watch the Band-in-a-Box 2015 for Windows New Features video: http://youtu.be/CyIJsCp_rlM

January 06, 2015

Get to Know the Bonus PAK, 20-PAK & 49-PAK!

Want to see exactly what's included in the 20-PAK & 49-PAK in action? Watch our YouTube video here and you'll be blown away by these exclusive and limited edition RealTracks, MIDI SuperTracks, Artist Performance Sets and Instrumental Studies!

Read more about what's included in these PAKs here.

Purchase Band-in-a-Box 2015 for Windows during our special and you will receive bonus add-ons absolutely free! Add the 20-PAK to your order for only $20, to receive 10 Bonus UNRELEASED RealTracks, 20 Artist Performances, 10 Instrumental Studies, and 10 MIDI SuperTracks. Or add to the 49-PAK Bonus for just $49 and get ALL 49 Bonus UNRELEASED RealTracks, 46 Artist Performances, 15 MIDI SuperTracks and 18 Instrumental Studies.

January 05, 2015

Band-in-a-Box 2015 for Windows - Huge Savings on Upgrade Packages

Purchase during our special, which runs until January 15th, and your Band-in-a-Box package will include a FREE BONUS PAK! Plus, we're offering some amazing discounts on most upgrade packages - like an UltraPlusPAK Upgrade starting at just $139!
A complete package breakdown of all the purchase options for Band-in-a-Box is available here: www.pgmusic.com/bbwin.packages.htm

We’re proud to offer Band-in-a-Box 2015 for Windows! This version includes over 50 great new features and enhancements!
We’ve enhanced the GUI for an improved look and feel, and many new time-saving features have been added like automatic track labels and video tutorial-help buttons. We’ve added direct support for 64-bit VST plugins. Save as Video - now you can save your Band-in-a-Box song composition as a video, that you can upload to YouTube or work with in video programs. Load, play, view and slow down videos that you have already downloaded from YouTube or elsewhere into the Band-in-a-Box Video window to extract the audio and slow it down great audio quality, and much more...

January 05, 2015

RealTracks Artist Quinn Bachand - Upcoming UK Performance!

Quinn and his sister Qristina are celebrating the release of their new album "Little Hinges" with a performance in Glasgow on January 16th! To learn more about this event and purchase tickets, click here.

Visit www.qbachand.com to review a complete list of upcoming performances and preview this new album.

To learn more about Quinn and listen to demos of his RealTracks, visit his RealTracks Artist Bio page.

January 02, 2015

Special EXTENDED for Band-in-a-Box 2015 for Windows!

Good news! Our Band-in-a-Box 2015 for Windows special has been extended until January 15th! So, if you haven't had a chance to order your copy of Band-in-a-Box 2015 and want to take advantage of the great sale pricing on most upgrade packages as well as get some BONUS items with your purchase, there's still time!

Take a look at all the packages available here: http://www.pgmusic.com/bbwin.packages.htm

Learn all about Band-in-a-Box 2015 here: http://www.pgmusic.com/bbwin.new.htm

January 02, 2015

The 20-PAK & 49-PAK are Still Available!

If you missed your chance to purchase a Bonus PAK with your Band-in-a-Box 2015, which includes exlusive limited edition RealTracks, don't worry - our special has been extended until January 15th, so there's still time!

Be sure to check out the additional RealTracks, MIDI SuperTracks, Artist Performance Sets and Instrumental Studies available in the 20 & 49-PAK!

Upgrade to the 20-PAK Bonus for only $20, to receive 10 Bonus UNRELEASED RealTracks, 20 Artist Performances, 10 Instrumental Studies, and 10 MIDI SuperTracks. Or upgrade to the 49-PAK Bonus for just $49 and get ALL 49 Bonus UNRELEASED RealTracks, 46 Artist Performances, 15 MIDI SuperTracks and 18 Instrumental Studies. These Add-ons are not included in any other package.

December 31, 2014

Band-in-a-Box 2015 for Windows Special - Last Day!

Today is the last day of our Band-in-a-Box 2015 for Windows special! Order now for great savings on most upgrade packages, as well as FREE BONUS items! Place your order online at http://www.pgmusic.com/bbwin.packages.htm or give us a call!

With this new version, we've enhanced the GUI for an improved look and feel, and many new time-saving features have been added like automatic track labels and video tutorial-help buttons. We've added direct support for 64-bit VST plugins. There's now a "Save as Video" feature - so you can save your Band-in-a-Box song composition as a video that you can upload to YouTube or work with in video programs. Plus - load, play, view and slow down videos that you have already downloaded from YouTube or elsewhere into the Band-in-a-Box Video window to extract the audio and slow it down great audio quality. And much more...

December 31, 2014

Happy New Year!

We'd like to wish you and yours all the best in 2015!
Thank you all for your support!

Happy New Year!

Team PG

December 31, 2014

New Years Day - We're Open!

We're here New Years Day from 8am-4pm PST!

For all of our contact information, please visit http://www.pgmusic.com/contact.htm

December 29, 2014

Take a Tour of Band-in-a-Box 2015 for Windows

Band-in-a-Box creator Peter Gannon walks you through the newest Band-in-a-Box 2015 for Windows: http://youtu.be/CyIJsCp_rlM

With Band-in-a-Box 2015 for Windows we've enhanced the GUI for an improved look and feel, and many new time-saving features have been added like automatic track labels and video tutorial-help buttons. There is added direct support for 64-bit VST plugins (using jBridge available from us for only $10 until December 31, 2014). Load, play, view and slow down videos that you have already downloaded from YouTube or elsewhere into the Band-in-a-Box Video window to extract the audio and slow it down great audio quality. And much more! Click here to read more about the new features in Band-in-a-Box 2015 for Windows.

December 24, 2014

New Feature - Automatic Program Updates with Band-in-a-Box for Windows

One of the great new features in Band-in-a-Box 2015 for Windows is the Automatic Program Update Notification and Download feature!

When booting up, Band-in-a-Box will automatically check for a newer build (if user has allowed it and chosen how often).
Plus, there's a new Updates dialog: User can check/download/pause/continue/install for a newer version (not free), newer build (free), and updated RealTracks files (free).

Read more about this feature, and learn about all the new features in Band-in-a-Box 2015 for Windows here.

December 24, 2014

PG Music Inc. Holiday Hours

Happy Holidays from all of us at PG Music Inc.!

On December 24, 2014 our phone lines will be open until 6pm PST.
We will be closed on December 25, 2014.

For complete contact information, visit: http://www.pgmusic.com/contact.htm

December 23, 2014

Band-in-a-Box 2015 Includes a FREE BONUS PAK Until Dec 31st!

Purchase your Band-in-a-Box 2015 for Windows during our special, and you'll receive a FREE BONUS PAK packed with 5 MIDI SuperTracks, 5 Artist Performances and 5 Instrumental Studies!

Upgrade to the 20-PAK for only $20, to receive 10 more UNRELEASED RealTracks, 20 Artist Performances, 10 Instrumental Studies, and 10 MIDI SuperTracks. Or upgrade to the 49-PAK for just $49 and get ALL 49 UNRELEASED RealTracks, 46 Artist Performances, 15 MIDI SuperTracks and 18 Instrumental Studies!

These items aren't included in any other Band-in-a-Box package.

To learn more about the Free Bonus PAK and take a look at the additional items available in the 20-PAK & 49-PAK, visit http://www.pgmusic.com/bbwin.bonuspaks_2015.htm

December 23, 2014

RealTracks Artist John Jorgenson - January Performances!

The John Jorgenson Quintet starts their 2015 with shows in California! For a complete list of upcoming performances, visit http://johnjorgenson.com/index.php/tour/

To learn more about John and listen to demos of his RealTracks, please visit his RealTracks Artist Bio page.

December 22, 2014

Band-in-a-Box 2015 for Windows Build 414 Patch Available

If you own Band-in-a-Box 2015 for Windows, there's an update patch available! You can download this here.

This update patch includes the following:
Improved: Save as video dialog. Codec selection now available. We recommend CVSM MS-CRAM (Windows Video codec), or "Auto" but you can choose different ones.
Fixed: Save As video now follows settings for no-lead in, and works correctly in fakesheet mode. Always renders Video as stereo now.
Fixed: Auto updates dialog, handles European date formats correctly.
Fixed: StylePicker 'other styles found' incorrectly listed some new styles.
Fixed: 85BPM RealTracks strings, including (1TrackStringSection styles), were sometimes not playing.
Updated: RealTracks Sets 207, 217, 220, 225 & 227 - More style demos added.
Fixed: RealTracks Set 210 - Removed unneeded HiQ assignment from demos.
Fixed: RealTracks-Bonus Rockabilly - Custom FX RealStyles may not have loaded Amplitube presets correctly.

December 22, 2014

RealBand 2015 for Windows - What's New?

With RealBand 2015 we've added over 30 new features and a huge collection of new content, including 64-BIT VST Plug-in support, the ability to load and play videos, Live Transpose for audio tracks, and more!

For a detailed look at the new features in RealBand 2015 for Windows, click here.

December 19, 2014

Band-in-a-Box 2015 for Windows Build 413 Patch Available

We've recently posted the Band-in-a-Box Version 2015 Build 413 Update which is a free update for any Band-in-a-Box 2015 customer.

Click here to download the update.

Improved: Enhancements to Save as Video (for upload to YouTube etc.) function. Updates include better sizing of video, video artifacts issue on non-Aero themes fixed.

Fixed: New features button links to proper webpages.

Added: Some additional Shots and Holds for the most recent instruments.

Fixed: Some demos songs with incorrect Hi-Q assignments.

Fixed: Audiophile version crash when some specific holds files were used.

December 19, 2014

Limited Edition RealTracks in the 20 & 49-PAK!

If you're purchasing Band-in-a-Box 2015 for Windows during our Special, be sure to check out the additional RealTracks, MIDI SuperTracks, Artist Performance Sets and Instrumental Studies available in the 20 & 49-PAK which you can add to your purchase!

Upgrade to the 20-PAK Bonus for only $20, to receive 10 Bonus UNRELEASED RealTracks, 20 Artist Performances, 10 Instrumental Studies, and 10 MIDI SuperTracks. Or upgrade to the 49-PAK Bonus for just $49 and get ALL 49 Bonus UNRELEASED RealTracks, 46 Artist Performances, 15 MIDI SuperTracks and 18 Instrumental Studies. These Add-ons are not included in any other package.

December 18, 2014

Video - Save Your Song as a Video with Band-in-a-Box 2015 for Windows!

One of the newest features in Band-in-a-Box 2015 for Windows is the ability to save your song as a video!

Watch this newest feature in action with our YouTube video: http://youtu.be/P07vmLIJCok

Saving your song as a video is easy! Just press the [Save as] button and choose 'Save as Video'. The 'video' portion is the chordsheet in Band-in-a-Box that shows the chords and a highlighted bar moving as the song plays. Song title and song info displays at the top of the window. For example, you can make a backing track for a cool chord progression, and upload it to YouTube for others to play along with!

December 18, 2014

Introducing RealTracks Artist Avery Bright - Album Credits

RealTracks Artist Avery Bright has been playing the Violin since he was just four years old! He's been part of a few different albums this year - view his album credits here.

You'll find Avery's work in RealTracks Set 206: Pop String Quartet.

To learn more about Avery and listen to demos of his RealTracks, visit his RealTracks Artist Bio Page.

December 17, 2014

Purchase jBridge for Only $10!

One of the exciting new features in Band-in-a-Box 2015 for Windows is support for 64-bit VST Plugins when you use jBridge.

You can purchase jBridge for just $10 during our special! Click here for more information.

You can use your 64-bit VST plugins and VSTi instruments with Band-in-a-Box, using jBridge. Since Band-in-a-Box has built-in support for jBridge, you just use your plugins as you normally would, by selecting 32-bit or 64-bit plugins within Band-in-a-Box.

December 17, 2014

Load and Play Videos with Band-in-a-Box 2015 for Windows!

One of the new features in Band-in-a-Box 2015 for Windows is the ability to load videos that you have already downloaded from YouTube or elsewhere into Band-in-a-Box Video Window. The audio is extracted from the video to the audio track!
Watch program creator Peter Gannon explain this new feature here.

December 16, 2014

Introducing RealTracks Artist Mike Moreno - Upcoming Shows!

Mike Moreno is a Jazz guitarist recognized as being one of the most important figures in the new generation of Jazz guitarists! He's also a busy man - not only will you find his work in our newest Jazz RealTracks Sets 215-216, you'll also find him performing throughout January! For a complete list of his upcoming performances, visit http://www.mikemoreno.com/shows.html

Learn more about Mike and listen to demos of his RealTracks when you visit his RealTracks Artist Bio page.

December 16, 2014

NEW! Band-in-a-Box Version 2015 Build 412 Update

The Band-in-a-Box Version 2015 Build 412 update is a free update for every Band-in-a-Box 2015 for Windows user! Click here to download.
** Major feature added **
Save as Video.
Now you can save your Band-in-a-Box song composition as a video, that you can upload to YouTube or work with in video programs. Just press the [Save as] button and choose 'Save as Video'. The 'video' portion is the chordsheet in Band-in-a-Box that shows the chords and a highlighted bar moving as the song plays. Song title and song info displays at the top of the window. For example, you can make a backing track for a cool chord progression, and upload it to YouTube for others to play along to. Do a visual transpose and upload a second version for Bb tenor sax players.

This patch also includes:


  • Fixed: When no mp3 codecs were available and render was chosen to mp3, program was sometimes locking up.

  • Fixed: Icon changed for 2015 new features in some menus.

  • Fixed: Most HiQ instruments have been updated - fixed tuning problems and one sustained note problem.

  • Improved: RT207 - A new RT - Horn Section, Rhythm, Funk 2-part, Ev 110 (Simple with Space) adds space between riffs and sounds more like a background style.

  • Fixed: RT 208 Rockabilly - RealStyle fixed.

  • Fixed: RT 209 Baritone Sax - RealStyle fixed.

  • Fixed: RT 210 Motown - Style Demos Audio added, some song demos updated.

  • Fixed: RT 211 Motown - Demo fixed.

  • Fixed: RT 212 Synths - RealStyle and demos added for Synth, ElectroFlutes, Rhythm Pop Ev 085

  • Fixed: RT 216 Jazz Pollwinners - updated/fixed demos and styles.

  • Fixed: Audiophile version crash when a specific P&W holds file was used.

  • Updated: StylePicker list updates for new styles.

  • Updated: Documentation and help file updates.

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