Propellerhead Lowers Reason Essentials' Price
Propellerhead recently announced a price drop on Reason Essentials, the company's streamlined version of the music making software Reason.
Introduced in the fall of 2011, Reason Essentials is now available at a price said to be suited to first-time buyers of music software or those curious about Reason.
Propellerhead is also lowering the price on the Balance with Reason Essentials package. The integrated system featuring the Balance audio interface and Reason Essentials music making software will be available at a new lower price.
Reason Essentials contains a selection of instruments and effects in a virtual rack that builds itself, or can be customized—drum machine, loop player, sampler, synths, reverb, delay, distortion, mastering effects and more. For guitar players, the built-in virtual guitar and bass PODs from Line 6 bring a range of guitar amps, cabinets and effects. The built-in audio and MIDI sequencer is designed to make recording and arranging song ideas, loops and tracks easier.
Pricing and Availability
The suggested retail price for Reason Essentials is $129.00 USD / €120 EUR. The street price is expected to be $99/€99.
The new suggested retail price for Balance with Reason Essentials is $449.00 USD / €429.00 EUR. The street price is expected to be $399/€349.