Effects Tag

Unfiltered Audio is on a roll lately, releasing plugin after plugin that think way outside the box. I can’t wait to get my hands on Zip, their new dynamics tool that can go from compressor to full on effect. SANTA CRUZ, CA, USA: Plugin Alliance, a new ‘Über-standard’ supporting all major plugin formats and uniting some of the best-known international audio companies under one virtual roof, is proud to announce availability of Zip — further cementing Californian coding masterminds Unfiltered Audio’s Plugin Alliance partnership with a powerful, unconventional plugin that bravely breaks the compressor/expander moldRead More

Posted On October 13, 2017By BryanIn Hardware, Latest News

Eventide H9000

Since I was a teenager, watching the likes of Steve Vai, Joe Satriani, and Eric Johnson, The Eventide H3000 was a huge part of the soaring solos and great effects used in their signal chain. I always wanted one but never had the cash to own it. I still don’t really have the cash but I still have a huge spot in my heart for the Eventide units. Now the H9000 will be exhibited in AES this October. LITTLE FERRY, NJ, USA: recording technology trailblazer Eventide is proud to be exhibiting the H9000 — anRead More
Normal plugins are boring. Unfiltered Audio has brought us incredible plugins such as Fault, giving you endless ways to mangle audio to unrecognizable proportions. Now SpecOps has arrived to push the envelope further. SANTA CRUZ, CA, USA: Plugin Alliance, a new ‘Über-standard’ supporting all major plugin formats and uniting some of the best-known international audio companies under one virtual roof, is proud to announce availability of SpecOps — extending Californian coding masterminds Unfiltered Audio’s Plugin Alliance partnership with complex and powerful processing packed into an easy-and-fun-to-use plugin possessing 36 diverse andRead More

Posted On May 3, 2017By BryanIn Latest News, Software

UVI Rotary Plugin

The Rotary speaker effect is an effect rarely put into plugin form. Usually it is simply thrown into an organ virtual instrument or as an afterthought. UVI have given the effect its very own plugin. UVI announces Rotary, a modern emulation of the classic rotary speaker effect, delivering deep controls and wide-ranging tonal possibilities for a multitude of applications, available now at an introductory price of $49 | 49€ Paris, March 30th, 2017 – UVI announces Rotary, a modern emulation of the classic rotary speaker effect available now at anRead More
Delay is easily one of the most important effects needed to create dynamic and rhythmic tracks. Subtly, it can add space, aggressively, it can make instruments pop out of the speakers. I’m always game for a unique approach to effects and Applied Acoustics Systems have thrown a new element into delay. Montreal, Quebec—April 11, 2017—Applied Acoustics Systems today announces the release of Objeq Delay, an all-new effect processor. Objeq Delay is a creative effect plug-in combining acoustic filtering with a clever delay unit. The plate, beam, drumhead, and string objectsRead More
Eventide dominated the 90’s with their Harmonizer effects units. Their plugins like UltraChannel and Space offer a new take on common tools used in mixing and effects. Eventide, still proving they’re not out of tricks releases Fission featuring Structural Effects. LITTLE FERRY, NJ, USA: recording technology trailblazer Eventide enters a new plug-in paradigm by proudly announcing availability of FISSION — the first product to feature its seminal STRUCTURAL EFFECTS method for cleanly and completely separating the transient and tonal components of a sound in a patent-pending approach which makes it practical to modify the individual components independently.Read More
For the mixer who wants quality on the go, StudioLinked has a plugin for you. This easy-to-use all-in-one plugin features EQ, Compression, Effects and more. Coming in at $59.99, this is a steal. BOZEMAN, MT, USA: urban and contemporary music virtual instrument specialist StudioLinked is proud to announce availability of STUDIO RACK — a curb-appealing multi-effects plug-in packed with time-saving, speedily-tweakable presets perfect for any music producer, DJ, or engineer mixing hip-hop, R&B, pop, rock, EDM, and country productions — as of April 18… As an adaptable multi-effects plug-in that’s as easy on the eyeRead More

Posted On November 14, 2016By BryanIn Latest News, Software

Softube Volume 1

Softube has made some mainstays in the plugin world. Now Softube is releasing Volume 1, a bundle that has everything needed to make great, creative tracks. Offers include perpetual and monthly subscriptions. Oh! and the TSAR reverb is available (review HERE) LINKÖPING, SWEDEN: high-end plug-in specialist Softube is proud to announce availability of Volume 1 — a plug-in bundle available both as perpetual licenses and as a subscription package at amazing prices that include a 90-minute tutorial video with Ryan West (Jay-Z, Eminem, Kanye West) — as of November 3… Compose, Mix, Produce Volume 1 wasRead More

Posted On November 14, 2016By BryanIn Latest News, Software

Slate Digital Verbsuite Classics

Slate Digital has almost created every single tool to mix entire songs completely with their plugins. Add more reverb to the arsenal with some classics modeled carefully by Slate Digital. For the first time ever, eight of the most popular professional digital reverbs from the past forty years can be accessed in a single plugin, some of which have never been modeled before. What makes VerbSuite sound different from any other available reverb is LiquidSonics proprietary Fusion IR processing, which captures the actual tone of the modeled reverb for theRead More
We’ve reviewed the Toneforge Menace (Review HERE) and were very impressed. Now JST is back with the Guilty Pleasure Amp Simulator. November 3, 2016 – Michigan – Audio Entrepreneur and Producer Joey Sturgis (Joey Sturgis Tones, Unstoppable Recording Machine, Drumforge) has released his newest Guitar Amp Simulator, Toneforge Guilty Pleasure. Toneforge Guilty Pleasure features a custom high-gain amp, four all new pedals (overdrive, delay, reverb, and, for the first time in Toneforge, a Wah pedal), two cabs and four microphones, the ability to load individual Impulse Responses (IRs), and improvedRead More