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Reason is the audio recording software with everything you need to create amazing music and collaborate with others. That means you can compose, record, mix and finish your music all with Reason.

Start making more music with the inspiring recording flow of Reason. Try all of Reason for 30 days: unlimited trial, free of charge.

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Everything you need to make amazing music is here

Audio recording with Reason 9


  • Record your favorite instruments and objects for live sampling.

  • Write and record with every amp you ever dreamed of.

Dial in your audio recordings


  • Find out how to craft great guitar sounds quickly.

  • Check out these pointers for mixing standout vocals.

  • Perfect your vocal recordings with Reason’s Pitch Edit

  • Reason has the tools to mix your music

Reason 9.5 is here – VST in Reason.

Xfer Records, FXpansion, GForce, Heavyocity, kiloHearts, Izotope and Korg plugins displayed in Reason 9.5 screenshot images are each sold separately.

Reason 9.5 - VST in Reason

Delivering on our #1 feature request, Reason now supports VST plugins. The creative flow you know and love, coupled with any plugin you want. This is music-making unlimited.

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