Free with new Apple Macintosh computers or a $4.99 upgrade.
Easy to learn and use.
Comes with plenty of instruments, plugins and content!
Can't beat the price... Free with all new Macs!
The icons and workflow feel more like a consumer product than a professional product.
The simple interface hides some features that could be more accessible.
“You made that in Garageband?”.
Despite its simple appearance, GarageBand is closer to a full-featured DAW than most people realize. The included instruments, Apple Loops and other content are either borrowed from Logic Pro or available in Logic Pro also.