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Hey all I was wondering if anyone could recommend a music making program for PC. I toyed with MTV Music Generator years ago and would like something similar to that. I don't need anything crazy good, just something user-friendly, lots of samples that I can splice together, the ability to create my own riffs, and possibly sample from my own cd collection. So what's good; Sony Acid, cubase, something else? Again I don't need anything crazy, just something I can use to take all of the music and ideas in my head and put them to an audio file. Thanks!
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Cockos reaper is a great program (and cheap) but it doesn't come with preloaded sounds meaning you will have to get your VST's else where. There are some good free VST's on the net but for the truly good stuff you will have to pay. Same goes for samplers.

Edit: Here is a link to Reaper http://www.reaper.fm/download.php its free to try so why not give it a shot
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