VST Tag

Before recently, we only had to worry about Stereo and Surround mixes. Now with 360 cameras and Virtual Reality coming to the forefront, there is a new frontier. Dear Reality has just the tool to take on the emerging technology or Augmented and Virtual Reality. SANTA CRUZ, CA, USA: Plugin Alliance, a new ‘Über-standard’ supporting all major plugin formats and uniting some othe best-known international audio companies under one virtual roof, is proud to partner with Dear Reality announcing availability of dearVR pro and dearVR music — making the German spatial audio technology and virtual acousticsRead More

Posted On October 25, 2017By BryanIn Latest News, Software

Review: iZotope Ozone 8 Advanced

The Ozone mastering suite has been through many iterations. This version may be the most ambitious.   Ozone is the premiere mastering software, with a bundle of plugins that can even venture into mixing applications. Like Neutron 2 (review here), Ozone 8 comes in several versions to cater to different price points and applications for artists and engineers.   Ozone Imager: Similar to Neutron’s Neutrino plugin, the Ozone Imager is a free stereo enhancing plugin. Imager is based off of the very imaging built into Ozone 8 and loaded intoRead More
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 23, 2017By BryanIn Latest News, Software

D16 Releases Toraverb 2

Short and sweet press releases are the best! Let the product speak for itself. D16 has released Toraverb 2. We’d like to announce that Toraverb 2 / Space Modulated Reverb will be released on October 3rd, 2017. Toraverb 2 has been completely redesigned elevating it to entirely new heights. To read more about it please visit Toraverb 2 web page. Detailed overview will become available at the release day. Starting from Toraverb 2 premiere (October 3rd, 2017) use the coupon at our online shop and buy Toraverb 2 for 39€ only instead of 69€ regular price. This is time limited offer and coupon expires after November 3rd, 2017.Read More
It seems Eventide have made a good friendship with Newfangled Audio and have created some plugins that give a fresh new approach to processing audio. Elevate is no different. NEW YORK, NY, USA: new audio tools creator Newfangled Audio is proud to announce availability of Elevate — a pioneering plug-in that elevates mastering technology using intelligent, adaptive technology that responds in real time to music — as of October 4… Elevate is the most advanced mastering plug-in ever created. This unique multi-band limiter, human ear EQ, and powerful audio maximizer will increase the loudness of aRead More

Posted On October 18, 2017By BryanIn Latest News, Reviews, Software

Review iZotope Neutron 2 Advanced

Might want to grab a snack, this in-depth review of Neutron 2, covers just about ever feature of Neutron. We felt this was necessary since we’ve never reviewed this plugin before. For a Review of Ozone 8 Advanced, click HERE While other plugin manufacturers have been busy making glossy, aesthetically pleasing replicas of gear from the days of yore, iZotope has been soldiering on, taking their tried and true approach of plugins that focus on quality and user-friendliness, to the next level. Neutron 2 packs tools every mix and masteringRead More

Posted On October 17, 2017By BryanIn Hardware, Latest News

McDSP and Focusrite Announce New Bundle

Focusrite and McDSP have teamed up to give buyers of the Red line of Focusrite interfaces more incentive to buy. Users will receive a whole year of  McDSP’s All Access HD Plugin Pack Focusrite, international leader in audio interface design, and Emmy® Award-winning plug-in developer McDSP have partnered to deliver an unprecedented interface and plug-in bundle. All registered customers of a Focusrite Red 4Pre, Red 8Pre or Red 16Line Thunderbolt™ and Pro Tools | HD™ audio interface will receive a free 12-month subscription to McDSP’s All Access HD plug-in pack,Read More

Posted On October 16, 2017By BryanIn Latest News, Software

Tone2 Releases Nemesis 1.5 Update

A while back, we reviewed Nemesis and really liked it. Now they have fixed a few issues and enhanced the sound quality. The big Nemesis update to v1.5 is available for free. Nemesis 1.5 is downward compatible with all previous versions. All existing song projects and patches can be loaded without any further steps necessary. They will benefit from the enhanced sound quality. New features: – Drag & Drop modulation: Drag an envelope or lfo and drop it to a knob to modulate it – Right-click on a knob opens aRead More
The bx_Console plugin is in heavy rotation over here (review here). Anytime a channel strip is needed, I immediately reach for it. Since other Console series plugins have arrived from Brainworx, the bx_Console plugin has aptly beed named bx_Console N and has been updated, even including the Random TMT feature we requested. It feels great to be heard! LEVERKUSEN, GERMANY: industry-leading pro audio plugins developer Brainworx is proud to announce availability of bx_console N, bolstering bx_console — its accurate and highly-successful channel strip model ofBrainworx Founder/CEO Dirk Ulrich’s personal Neve® VXSTM large-format analog mixing console (currently used inRead More

Posted On October 12, 2017By BryanIn Latest News, Software

IK Multimedia T-RackS 5

T-RackS has a lot of firsts for me personally. It was the first set of plugins I ever used apart from the stock plugins in a DAW. T-RackS was also the very first review I wrote as Everything Recording. I’ve done a few reviews since but have always loved IK Multimedia Plugins. Well, I may have another shot at another review because T-RackS has released version 5 of its award winning mastering suite. K Multimedia is proud to announce T-RackS 5, a cutting-edge mixing and mastering system for Mac® and PC,Read More