I’m sure you’ve heard that Gibson is in financial trouble. So recently was the activity of Cakewalk completely stopped and paying customers get no updates for Sonar etc. Good news coming today from Gibson. BandLab Technologies, a young company known for music making over internet, has announced the acquisition of certain assets and the entire intellectual property of Cakewalk Inc.
The company explained that they aim is not only to continuing the legacy of Cakewalk’s products like Sonar, Rapture or Z3TA+2 Synthesizer but also to enhance the existing with new creative tools. Looking forward what BandLab will make with the Cakewalk products. Will we see Sonar for macOS, updates for Z3TA+2 Synthesizer on iOS or even new products. It will be interesting to see the future o Cakewalk.
Official Press Release
CEO of BandLab Technologies, Meng Ru Kuok said, “We are very excited to be bringing Cakewalk Inc’s products into the BandLab Technologies stable. Cakewalk has been an industry leader in professional music software, delivering cutting edge technology that has empowered producers and artists alike around the world for more than 30 years. We have immense respect for Cakewalk’s legacy and the incredible community of people who love the brand and rely on its products in both their personal and professional lives.
“The teams at both Gibson and BandLab felt that Cakewalk’s products deserved a new home where development could continue. We are pleased to be supporting Cakewalk’s passionate community of creators to ensure they have access to the best possible features and music products under the BandLab Technologies banner,” he said.
More information here: BandLab Cakewalk