Sound Forge Audio Studio

Sony Creative Software Inc. (Shareware)

Sound Forge Audio Studio is an all-in-one suite for audio production. It can be used for recording live audio and other instruments including keyboards, instruments, vocals and more. Importing audio from MP3s or CDs is also possible with this program. Users can also utilize the Restoration and Vinyl Recording tool to record audio files from cassettes and LPs. Aside from recording audio files, the application also offers audio tools for customizing projects. It has more than 30 audio tools including delay, reverb, EQ, and chorus. It also offers more than a thousand of sound effects. The program offers both VST and DirectX support as well.

Sound Forge Audio Studio can be used for creating Karaoke tracks. It offers the Vocal Eraser plug-in, which is used for removing or isolating vocals from music files. This feature can also be used for extracting vocals from music to be used for remixing. Aside from sound effects and plug-ins, audio editing tools are also available. It has tools for balancing sound levels, synchronizing audio with video and trimming unwanted parts of the music. Creating and burning CDs professionally is also possible through the program’s Integrated CD Burning feature. Encoding both video and audio files to various supported format can also be done.