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Welcome to! This website went live on January 29, 2015 and just celebrated its nine year anniversary! I am happy to report that as of this month, has now been visited over 76,000 times by individuals in 188 countries! Thank you all for your continued interest and support of this website! It is my sincere hope that you find it interesting, informative, educational, and thought provoking!

Always be sure to hit "refresh" on your web browser for each page on this website to insure that you are viewing the latest content!

Be sure to check out the article written by Jesse Jarnow and published by WIRED: "How Audio Pros ‘Upmix’ Vintage Tracks and Give Them New Life". The Owner & Webmaster of this website (yours truly) is one of the people featured in the article! After clicking on that link you may have to dismiss WIRED's banner advertisement by clicking on the downward arrow to the right so you can then scroll down to read the article in its entirety.

In response to the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) which came into force on May 25, 2018 and aims to protect the fundamental right to privacy and the protection of personal data of European Union (EU) citizens, I have added a PRIVACY page detailing this website's privacy policy. Please review it at your earliest convenience.

Please note our new email address:  Your comments, questions, and suggestions are always welcome!

I reorganized the TOOLS pages and added an additional MEDIA page so that the pull-down menus all have less items in them, making them easier to view on some computers. I added a page for Apple's Logic Pro 11, which includes their new AI-based Stem Splitter feature. The iZotope RX 10 Standard and iZotope RX 10 Advanced pages have been updated to iZotope RX 11 Standard and iZotope RX 11 Advanced, respectively. I updated the Acoustica Premium Edition 7.4 page to Acoustica Premium Edition 7.5. I added a new Tool called Mix Rebalance. I just added a new page for the Song Master Pro application. The WaveLab 11 Pro page has been updated to the WaveLab 12 Pro page. I recently added a new page for the free open source application, MISST. The Nuendo 12 page has been updated to the Nuendo 13 page. I recently updated the DeMIX Essentials and DeMIX Pro pages to highlight the impressive new updates and enhancements to Version 5.1 of both. DeMIX Pro is HIGHLY RECOMMENDED! I replaced the RipX DeepAudio and RipX DeepRemix pages withe the new RipX DAW and RipX DAW PRO pages. RipX DAW PRO is HIGHLY RECOMMENDED! I deleted the Goyo Voice Separator page and replaced it with the CLEAR Voice Separator page. The Cubase 12 page has been updated to Cubase 13. I added a page for another online AI-based music source separation service, Fadr Plus. The VirtualDJ 2021 page has been updated to VirtualDJ 2023I recently updated the SpectraLayers Elements 9 and SpectraLayers Pro 9 pages to SpectraLayers Elements 10 and SpectraLayers Pro 10 respectively. SpectraLayers Pro 10 is HIGHLY RECOMMENDED! The NUO-STEMS page has been updated to reflect the new version, which now uses Demucs. I added another AI-based online stem separation service, SplitMySong. I recently added two new tools to the TOOLS pages: DRUMLESS and RemixThere are now a total of 122 (!) tools listed on the TOOLS pages, which are available from the pull-down menu at the top of each page. I updated the RECOMMENDATIONS page. I split the LINKS pages into six pages to allow for room for more links! I recently added three superb new releases on the LATEST RELEASES page. I have also added another 13 superb examples to the new MEDIA 27 page! Be sure to also check out the many other examples on the MEDIA 1, MEDIA 2, MEDIA 3, MEDIA 4, MEDIA 5, MEDIA 6, MEDIA 7, MEDIA 8, MEDIA 9, MEDIA 10, MEDIA 11, MEDIA 12, MEDIA 13, MEDIA 14, MEDIA 15, MEDIA 16, MEDIA 17, MEDIA 18, MEDIA 19, MEDIA 20, MEDIA 21, MEDIA 22, MEDIA 23MEDIA 24, MEDIA 25 and MEDIA 26 pages!

There are now links to over 1,700 research papers and presentations in the field, which are listed on the RESEARCH pages of the website! They are also all available from the RESEARCH pull-down menu at the top of each page. I will continue adding additional content as time permits. Thanks to all of the researchers who contacted me with suggestions for additions to the listings!   Be sure to also visit the Facebook page and click on "Like" to follow the page for news of updates to the website, as well as for related content.



Christopher Kissel

May 26, 2024

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