In this week's Friday Free Plug-in, we are featuring AGM Lite II from Amplesound, This virtual acoustic guitarist plug-in features a Martin D-41, carefully sampled and presented in an intuitive player interface.
If you are attending AES 2017 this year do head on over to the Eventide booth as they will have the H9000 on display for users to get up close and personal with it. The H9000 is a powerhouse featuring x8 the processing power compared to the current Eventide H8000. It also features MADI, Dante, Ravenna connectivity.
In this week's Friday Free Plug-in, we are featuring Protoverb from U-he. This is a free plug-in which was originally conceived as a method for U-he to data-mine their user's ears, it's an experimental reverb based on the idea of a "room simulator" which allows users to audition random setting using two randomise buttons to quickly audition radically different reverbs, and best of all it's free.
In this video for Pro Tools Expert, Technical Editor James Ivey shows you how to use the Universal Audio Apollo interfaces as hardware effects processors for use with your analogue mixing console.
In this week's Friday Free Plug-in, we are featuring Kotelnikov from Tokyo Dawn Records. This is a free plug-in and while there is a paid for version available - the Kotelnikov "Gentleman's Edition", this free version is a very capable and fully featured compressor. Described as "proudly digital" this is a new design which owes nothing to classic hardware and aims to provide flexible and powerful, transparent compression.
In this free video tutorial, new contributor Eddie Bazil demonstrates how to calculate and set up delay times using the Soundtoys Echoboy plug-in and an online calculator. Although Eddie uses the Echboy plug-in in this tutorial the techniques outlined in this video can apply to any delay plug-in.
In this week's Friday Free Plug-in, we are featuring IVGI from Klanghelm, a saturation/distortion plug-in. IVGI can deliver very soft and subtle saturation, that feels at home on the master buss. It is equally capable of very dense and dirty distortion effects to spice up single tracks. IVGI's base sound is comparable to the DESK mode in the big brother SDRR.
Our friends at Blue Cat Audio, makers of the awesome distortion and guitar amp plug-in Destructor, have just released their latest plug-in offering - Late Replies, a new delay and multi effects plug-in on steroids.
Plugin Alliance has released new versions of Unfiltered Audio's distortion plug-ins - Dent 2 and Indent 2. Dent 2 is a waveshaping toolkit designed to squeeze, split and obliterate sounds at the wave-cycle level, while Indent 2 is its slimmed-down counterpart designed to saturate and soothe. Both feature Unfiltered Audio’s modulation system that allows you to control parameters and other modulators in real-time.
In this free tutorial from Production Expert, Eli Krantzberg shows you how to get the very best from the new McDSP 6034 Ultimate Multi-Band Compressor.
If like Mick Guzauski and me, you are a user or owner of the Antelope Audio Orion32 HD audio interface then you make sure you update your firmware at the next opportunity as Antelope have added some stunning FPGA compressors to their ever growing range of processors. (That's probably the last time I will ever get to share a credit with Mick).
The elysia karacter Discrete Class A Stereo Saturator has now been modelled by Brainworx and made available as a plug-in. The hardware unit has become known as “The Coloring Box” by fans because of the various ways in which it fattens and adds sparkle to tracks, karacter’s unique sounds separate it from the pack.