No matter what kind of beats you're making, I strongly recommend DCAM.
Novation has managed to make the transition from synths to controllers in style by creating Automap.
The Roland V-Synth GT is a sound designer's dream, with an easy to use interface and a powerful synth engine under the hood.
Access has been making awesome keyboards for years. This is the Virus TI, one of their new generation models. It combines the classic Virus sound and hardware with softsynth ease of use.
TC-Helicon’s Harmony4 is a must-have plug-in for any producer working with the TC Electronic PowerCore
Ableton Live is one of the most unique and widely used sequencers on the market today.
Logic has been in the scene for a long, long time. If you’re reading this, then you’ve heard of it already. It’s no secret or mistake that Logic is as popular as it is. Read this older review of Logic Pro 7 at MusicPlayers.com.
TC Electronic’s PowerCore adds extra DSP power to a home computer setup. Read the full review at MusicPlayers.com.