Login or Sign Up
Welcome, !
Join the HC Newsletter
Subscribe Now!

MXL Microphones, the Pro Audio division of Marshall Electronics, announces a joint agreement with Acoustica, the manufacturer of Mixcraft™ recording software.  As part of the joint agreement, MXL will be shipping select USB microphones with a free version of Acoustica Mixcraft 4 LE Virtual Recording Studio software for Windows XP®, Windows Vista® and Windows 7® operating systems.  The joint venture was announced by Perry Goldstein, MXL Sales & Marketing Manager and Derek Schaefer, VP of Sales for Acoustica.

As a start, the free software (valued at $40.00) will be included with the MXL Studio 24, MXL USB.009, MXL USB-77, and the soon to be released MXL UR-1 USB ribbon microphone.  Other microphones will be added at a later date. 

“When we analyzed who was buying our USB microphones, it became apparent that
Mixcraft 4 LE would be the perfect product to bundle with our microphones," said Roy Harper, Product Specialist with MXL. "With Mixcraft 4 LE and MXL USB microphones, you have a true ‘plug and play’ virtual recording studio at your disposal ready to record and produce professional music.”

This promotion will begin June 1st, 2011.

Mixcraft 4 LE features:

  • Clear,      colorful, and intuitive interface
  • Custom      loop library with hundreds of royalty-free sounds in dozens of musical      styles
  • Works with      ACID® and GarageBand® software loops
  • Record and      play back up to 8 audio tracks or unlimited MIDI tracks simultaneously
  • Piano roll      view to inspect and edit MIDI
  • High      quality built-in effects: Reverb, Delay, EQ, Compressor, Flanger, Chorus,    
    Distortion, and more
  • Includes      support for unlimited VSTi instruments as well as VST and DirectX effects (including      plug-in delay compensation)
  • Mix down      to WAV and other audio file types
  • Included      virtual instruments:
    • “MinimogueVA”       classic analog synthesizer
    • VB3       virtual tone wheel organ with rotary speaker
    • Impulse       polyphonic analog synthesizer
    • Large       collection of high quality Acoustica multi-sampled instruments organized       in general MIDI format

For more information, please contact:

Perry Goldstein

Sales and Marketing Manager

Marshall Electronics

(800) 800-6608 x104


Windows Vista, Windows 7, and Windows XP are either registered trademarks or trademarks of Microsoft Corporation in the United States and/or other countries.

ACID® is a registered trademark of the Sony Corporation in the United States and in other countries.

GarageBand is a trademark of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries.


No comments
Join the discussion...
Post Comment
More Cool Stuff
Way Huge Doubleland Special Overdrive Pedal Bonamassa good ....   by Chris ...
Dear Musician – Music Thanks You! You thank it back …   by Den...
sign in
contact us
*Indicates required fields
Name *
Email Address *
Issue Type *
please wait