50% off Upgrades
Save big and find out what you have been missing. Now through September 30, 2017 you can save 50% when upgrading from SONAR X1, X2 or X3 to SONAR Artist, Professional or Platinum!
Following the acquisition of certain assets and the complete set of intellectual property of Cakewalk Inc. from Gibson Brands on 2/23/18, BandLab Technologies announced the relaunch of SONAR as Cakewalk by BandLab - available free-to-download to all BandLab users worldwide.
As of Feb 21st 2018, information elsewhere on this website may no longer be accurate.
SONAR is better than ever! Find the version of SONAR that is right for you and explore what you have been missing.Learn more
Enter your SONAR X1, X2, or X3 serial number (without periods or dashes) into the 'Promo Code' field and save 50%!buy now
Innovation — Delivered Monthly. Rolling updates means you get more from SONAR than ever before.What's New
SONAR is better than ever and our commitment to rolling updates means innovative features, fixes and enhancements keep on coming. Check out some of the highlights below.
Dying to know more? check out everything you've missed!
Rearrange sections of a song and maintain the sync relationships without leaving unintended gaps between the clips.
Professional look-ahead brickwall peak limiter for both mixing & mastering. * Platinum & Professional Exclusive
A new and unique way to edit in the Controller pane — allowing for easy sculpting and manipulating of data. * Platinum Exclusive
Cakewalk reached back to its roots to optimize SONAR's core MIDI editing for today's generation of virtual instruments.
Optimize SONAR's UI based on what you want to do. Record, edit, or mix your song with the right tools at the right time!
With new WASAPI drivers, SONAR now delivers extremely low-latency performance with laptops and tablets that rivals Thunderbolt
Speed up workflow & more flexible Cell manipulation—as well as tightening the relationship of Cells to the Track View and timeline.
More than a cool channel strip, Console 1 sports bi-directional communication, track/bus selection, and much more.
This user-defined enhancement keeps your projects from dropping out in DSP heavy environments.
* Platinum Exclusive
Comping & Take Management Improvements address many editing, usability, & visual feedback concerns reported by the users.
Make SONAR Platinum your own - an integrated utility that gives you total control over your DAW’s look with any photo editing application.
With a single click and swipe, you can now engage or disengage multiple track controls across multiple tracks in one gesture.
These transparent linear-phase processors are a staple for any modern SONAR engineer. * Platinum & Professional Exclusive
The world’s most advanced pitch correction software ... * Platinum & Professional Exclusive
Route audio anywhere in SONAR Platinum and Professional with Patch Points.
Make your life easier with Aux Tracks in SONAR Platinum and Professional.
Bring the ease and clarity of Style Dials right into SONAR with Grit, Space, Max, Smoother, Gater, Depth, Pulse and Shaper plugins.
This breakthrough feature gives you the benefits of using higher sample rate processing even in normal projects.
SONAR now supports DSD, a high definition 1-bit audio format commonly used to archive masters in high resolution
Tired of plug-in window chaos? SONAR makes it easy to cycle through or pin plugins during a mixing session
Cakewalk Command Center is the easiest way to manage downloads, installs and updates to your software. Learn More
SONAR now includes support for multiple VST3 MIDI input busses for plugins like the Vienna Symphonic Library, and more.
Eligibility is restricted to the following products:
When entering your serial number, remove any period or dashes and make all characters uppercase.
Example: CXSP-1.00-123456-123456 should be entered as CXSP100123456123456
You can locate your serial number in one of the following places:
We're here don't worry! Contact Customer Service with a list of email addresses you may have used to register in the past.