"Many predict a new step in technology that could possibly amount to a format revolution, blending the role of producer and performer closer together than ever before."
Ableton, the Berlin music software producer has recently announced that its Live 5 software package is about to be released. All website visitors can now download a time limited, functional demo which gives a taste of the forthcoming full version.
"Version 5 adds our users' most sought-after features," says Ableton CEO Gerhard Behles. In part, due to the clever usage of message boards and wishlists from existing users, the team displayed a clear dedication to the desires of the professional users, which seems a winning strategy.