Because Ableton is the easiest to learn, has a very minimal layout, and it's workflow allows the user to lay down ideas and edit audio really quickly. But like all good things, that door of creative opportunity allowed mediocrity to sneak through. You can thank Ableton for the massive influx of crappy electronic music flooding Beatport, Soundcloud, and youtube.
And to the above poster. Even with Rack Extensions, Reason is FAR from being the next Pro Tools.
And second, you forgot to mention Cubase.
Last edited by macbeat; 06-19-2012 at 02:38 PM.
Donít worry about people stealing an idea. If itís original, you will have to ram it down their throats.