Alternatives to Sony Sound Forge for all platforms with any license

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  • Audacity icon

    Audacity

    Audacity is free, open source software for recording and editing sounds. You can use Audacity to record live audio, convert tapes and records, edit sound files, change the speed or pitch of a recording and much more.

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD PortableApps.com

    • Very powerful, like Sound Forge, but its interface is quite messy and not user-friendly naryandriaFeb 2016 Disagree   Agree
  • FL Studio icon

    FL Studio

    FL Studio (formerly known as FruityLoops) is a digital audio workstation developed by the Belgian company Image-Line. FL Studio features a graphical user interface based on a pattern-based music sequencer. The program is available in...

    Commercial Mac Windows Android iPhone

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    GarageBand

    Welcome to the school of rock. A Mac-sized practice space. Your own recording studio. If you want to learn to play an instrument, write music, or record a song, GarageBand can help — whether you’re a rookie or a rock star.

    Commercial Mac iPhone iPad

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    Adobe Audition

    Adobe Audition software delivers the professional tools you need to make your video and audio productions sound their best. Handle a wide range of audio production tasks efficiently, including recording, mixing, and sound restoration.

    Commercial Mac Windows

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    Ocenaudio

    Ocenaudio is a cross-platform, easy to use, fast and functional audio editor. It is the ideal software for people who need to edit and analyze audio files without complications. ocenaudio also has powerful features that will please...

    Free Mac Windows Linux

    • It has the most usual functionalities of sound forge (cut/select/normalize/) and supports VST effects. Last but not least, its interface is amazingly neat and efficient! naryandriaFeb 2016 Disagree   Agree
  • Logic Pro icon

    Logic Pro

    Logic Pro lets you translate musical inspiration into professional productions. A range of powerful, easy-to-use features puts sophisticated tools at your fingertips, and complete surround support lets you make incredible, immersive...

    Commercial Mac

  • GoldWave icon

    GoldWave

    GoldWave is the most reliable and complete audio editor available in its price range. It includes all of the common audio editing commands and effects, plus powerful built-in tools such as a batch processor/converter, a file merger, a...

    Commercial Windows

  • Radium icon

    Radium

    Radium is a music editor with a new type of interface. - Compared to the normal sequencer interface editing is quicker and more musical data fits on the screen. - Compared to trackers, note positions and effects are edited...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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    Wavosaur

    Wavosaur is a free sound editor, audio editor, wav editor software for editing, processing and recording sounds, wav and mp3 files. Wavosaur has all the features to edit audio (cut, copy, paste, etc.) produce music loops, analyze...

    Free Windows

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    WaveShop

    WaveShop is a free, open-source audio editor for Windows XP/Vista/7. WaveShop is fast, lightweight, and bit-perfect, meaning samples aren't altered unless they need to be. Editing a portion of an audio file only affects that...

    Open Source Windows PortableApps.com

  • Nero WaveEditor icon

    Nero WaveEditor

    Nero WaveEditor allows you to record pieces of music and edit the corresponding audio files, for example using various filters and sound enhancement methods.

    Free Windows

  • TwistedWave icon

    TwistedWave

    TwistedWave is a very easy to use and powerful audio editor. It supports Audio Unit plug-ins and many file formats, including wav, aiff, caf, mp3, mp4, FLAC, Ogg/Vorbis and ambisonic sound files. Good multichannel support....

    Commercial Mac Web / Cloud iPhone iPad

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  • Zynewave Podium icon

    Zynewave Podium

    Podium is a modern digital audio workstation (DAW) for Windows. It supports recording and editing of audio and MIDI, and hosts VST instrument and effect plugins.

    Freemium Windows

  • Awave Studio icon

    Awave Studio

    Awave Studio is a multi-purpose audio tool that reads a veritable host of audio carrying file formats from different platforms, synthesizers, trackers, mobile phones… — It can be used in a variety of ways — as a file format converter...

    Commercial Windows

  • Leapic Audio Editor

    Leapic Audio Editor is a all-in-one audio editor, converter, recorder, player, splitter and joiner.

    Free Windows

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    Wavelab

    Steinberg's WaveLab allows quick audio editing and professional mastering with sample-accurate precision. High-quality EQs, dynamics and effects are included, and the software can integrate additional effects processors.

    Commercial Mac Windows

    • It's an audio editor that doesn't try to be a multitrack DAW, it's more mastering or broadcast centered Guest • Oct 2015 Disagree   Agree
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    Free Audio Editor

    Free Audio Editor is a sound editor program for Windows. This software lets you make and edit voice and other audio recordings. You can cut, copy and paste parts of recording and, if required, add effects like echo, amplification and...

    Freemium Mac Windows

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    AudioSauna

    AudioSauna is a full-featured audio workstation for making music online. It enables using advanced polyphonic synthesizers, samplers and live effects in real-time in the browser. Record, Write, Edit and Mix AudioSauna is a...

    Free Web / Cloud

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  • AudioDope icon

    AudioDope

    Audiodope is an audio editor. You can load and listen to music files of various formats such as wave, MP3, wma etc. You can also edit part or the whole stream.

    Free Windows

  • Amadeus Pro icon

    Amadeus Pro

    Amadeus Pro is a powerful multitrack audio editor supporting a variety of formats including MP3, AAC, Ogg Vorbis, Apple Lossless, AIFF, Wave and many others. Click on one of the thumbnails below to see a larger version of it.

    Commercial Mac

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    FileLab Audio Editor

    FileLab Audio Editor is a free web application that allows you to rework your audio files online and get a completely new refined and enhanced with effects output track! Features Open Any Audio Files Open MP3, WAV, WMA...

    Free Windows Web / Cloud

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    Sound Studio

    Record, edit, and produce your audio with Sound Studio, an easy-to-use Mac app for recording and editing digital audio on your computer. Digitize tapes and vinyl records, record live performances, create your own mixes with...

    Commercial Mac

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    rezound

    ReZound aims to be a stable, open source, and graphical audio file editor primarily for but not limited to the Linux operating system.

    Open Source Windows Linux BSD

  • mpTrim icon

    mpTrim

    mpTrim is a simple and easy to use MP3 editor that can trim silence, adjust the volume, fade-in/out (to fix abrupt beginning/ending) and clean-up MP3 audio files fast, and with no loss in quality.

    Freemium Windows

  • Free Audio Dub icon

    Free Audio Dub

    The fastest way to edit audio files! Free Audio Dub is the free audio editing software that lets you delete unwanted parts from audio files without re-encoding. And "without re-encoding" means without loosing original...

    Free Windows

  • Boson Audio Editor icon

    Boson Audio Editor

    ? Record, Edit and Convert Audio with Boson. Boson is a modern and easy to use audio editor optimized to make full use of your Mac's power. With Boson you can record audio, edit existing audio files, convert your music between...

    Commercial Mac

  • KWave icon

    KWave

    Kwave is a sound editor designed for the KDE Desktop Environment. With Kwave you can record, play back, import and edit many sorts of audio files including multi-channel files. Kwave includes some plugins to transform audio files...

    Open Source Linux

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    Ecasound

    Ecasound is a software package designed for multitrack audio processing. It can be used for simple tasks like audio playback, recording and format conversions, as well as for multitrack effect processing, mixing, recording and signal...

    Open Source Mac Linux

  • WaveMax Sound Editor icon

    WaveMax Sound Editor

    WaveMax Sound Editor is an ideal solution for audio editing and mastering. The program contains everything you need to create great sounding recordings and audio CDs, including professional tools for recording, analysis and editing....

    Commercial Windows

  • Power Sound Editor icon

    Power Sound Editor

    Power Sound Editor is a visual audio editing and recording software solution, which supports many advanced and powerful operations with audio data. Easy editing functions with numerous audio effects Fastest Audio CD...

    Freemium Windows

  • SoundSoap icon

    SoundSoap

    Rescue your recordings from noise problems like air conditioners, traffic, fans, hiss, hum, clicks, pops, crackles, distortion/clipping, and low volume. SoundSoap is inexpensive and simple to use with professional results.

    Commercial Mac Windows

  • MAGIX MP3 Deluxe icon

    MAGIX MP3 Deluxe

    MP3 deluxe by MAGIX is a complete music solution for superior music recording, playback, and easy management. Some features include: quick import, optimal editing, easy music management including playlists,and direct recording of...

    Commercial Windows

  • SoundEditor icon

    SoundEditor

    SoundEditor is a free sound editor used to edit, filter and modify sound files. It is an open source freeware with no limitation of usage or distribution. The aim is to equal or do better than current software standards. SoundEditor...

    Open Source Windows

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Sony Sound Forge Comments

In my must-have music kit

Positive Comment by beatpavel
about Sony Sound Forge Apr 2016

In my must have software music sound kit
Among with Cubase, NI Massive and Waves plug-ins bundle

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