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April 16, 2019  -  Band-in-a-Box® 2019 for Windows Build 626 Available

Band-in-a-Box® 2019 for Windows customers can download the latest Band-in-a-Box patch update 626, which includes some updates to the VST DAW Plugin here.

There's a RealTracks Update too! Learn more and download this update here.

Summary of changes:

Band-in-a-Box® 2019 626:
Fixed: In the 64 bit version, PG DirectX plugins would not list any presets. The presets are shared with the 32 bit version, so saving and deleting should affect the same preset lists.
Fixed: The VU Meters window was not redrawing properly.
Fixed: Various access violation errors may occur in the StyleMaker.
Fixed: There was a spurious "Number is out of range" error message when leaving the Guitar Settings window.
Fixed: Program might freeze during bootup during "counting candidate plugins" process.
Updated: Help file, PDF docs (routine updates).

Summary of fixes for the VST DAW Plugin (1.14.2):
Fixed: B part markers was not starting on new line when opening saved song.
Added: Sending midi data to DAW.
Fixed: BBW connection status was too small. Now it is a Biab player silhouette in the bottom left corner.
Added: Unfold multiple choruses.
Added: "DEMO", "STOP", "PLAY" shortcuts to chord sheet.

RealTracks Update:
Fixed: All Bass RealTracks can now play the root for odd slash chords. This affects a large number of RealTracks. 108 RealTracks are updated with this patch.
Fixed: Guitar, Electric, Rhythm HardRockThrash (RT#641) previously would play nothing if "DI" was selected as the option in the RealTracks picker.
Fixed: Some demos had incorrect key info in the memos, which have been fixed. e.g. _USASLO.SGU. 15 demos updated.
Fixed: BM_CWLTZ demo previously had a Resonator Guitar solo, even though that's not part of the style.
Fixed: The groove section of the RealDrums picker was not displaying the full entry for the RealDrum. This has been corrected so full entries are now visable. Also, some typos fixed in DrumGroove descriptions, e.g. FunkSanFran.
Fixed: RT508:Guitar, Electric, Rhythm Dire Ev 085 was not playing minor chord endings properly
Fixed: RT2615: Bass, Electric, FunkPumpingQuarters Ev 100 was playing incorrect chords at certain parts.
Fixed: Mandolin, Soloist Country12-8Andy Sw 065 [Bluesy] #2178 played wrong audition demo.
Improved: The following RealTracks now have better riff selection and the transitions through phrases has Improved:
RT3257: Horn Section, Background BluesShuffle Sw 130
RT3258: Sax, Tenor, Background BluesShuffleGrowlyHigh Sw 130
RT3259: Sax, Tenor, Background BluesShuffleLow Sw 130
RT3260: Trumpet, Background BluesShuffle Sw 130
Fixed: The RealDrums FunkSwing switched from an open hihat in the B section to a Ride. This has been corrected so that the ride is now its own substyle.
Fixed: The RealDrums RockModernRnB^ was playing fills at random bars.
Improved: Transcriptions added for:
3238: Guitar, Nylon, Rhythm BossaBrazilRamon Ev 140
3209: Guitarron, MariachiRanchero Ev 120
3247:Guitar, Electric, Soloist FunkyBluesSol ev16 090
3050: Guitar, Nylon, Rhythm SpanishTangoQuinn Ev 120
Improved: Simple versions added for:
3248: Guitar, Electric, Soloist BluesShuffleSlowSol sw 100
3247:Guitar, Electric, Soloist FunkyBluesSol ev16 090
3048: Accordion, Rhythm TangoMusette Ev 100

Posted on April 16, 2019 12:08 PM

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