Waves Tag

Waves has turned 25. Starting with the Q10 and spanning the market to hundreds of plugins and counting, Waves has quite a history and has become one of the most well known plugin manufacturers. On top of offering a HUGE SALE, Waves is re-skinning 3 of their classic plugins. KNOXVILLE, TN, September 25, 2017 — In honor of its 25th Anniversary, Waves Audio, a leading provider of digital signal processing solutions and digital music production tools, is now shipping revamped and reskinned versions of three of its classic plugins: theRead More

Posted On September 22, 2017By BryanIn Latest News, Software

Waves Torque Drum Tone Shifter

Sometimes songs transpose. It’s life… Sometimes you recorded your drums in the original key and need them changed. Torque does this The key to a great-sounding mix is rooted in the tonal balance of the drums, yet mixers don’t always get tasked with mixing tracks that were perfectly tuned or recorded. Waves Torque can enhance and re-pitch the tone of snares, toms, kicks or an entire kit, all with natural-sounding results that no traditional pitch shifter will allow.  The Waves Torque plugin is a precision drum tone shifter that willRead More
Continuing on the CLA line of easy-to-use plugins, the MixDown Plugin is the perfect one-stop shop for your stereo mix bus. This plugin features EQ, Saturation, and Compression. Waves Audio, a leading provider of digital signal processing solutions, is now shipping the CLA MixDown plugin, the ultimate mix buss plugin, developed together with GRAMMY®-winning mix engineer Chris Lord-Alge (Green Day, Bruce Springsteen, Keith Urban, Muse).  For over 30 years, Chris Lord-Alge has been the mixer of choice for rock royalty, from Aerosmith to U2, Foo Fighters to Muse. One ofRead More
The Waves Nx  system was released a while back and featured head tracking to better immerse engineers and performers into headphone mixes while either tracking or mixing. Now, one of the things we at Everything Recording wanted to see in the system is finally released… kind of. Nx now supports EQ curves to balance out certain brands of headphones. KNOXVILLE, TN, July 5, 2017 — Waves Audio, a leading provider of digital signal processing solutions and digital music production tools, announces an update to the Waves Nx Virtual Mix RoomRead More
Transient shapers are all the rage. Waves have stepped in the ring with their own iteration. Smack Attack gives their own spin and extended controls to add more pop, sustain, and punch to your tracks. KNOXVILLE, TN, May 1, 2017 — Waves Audio, a leading provider of digital signal processing solutions, is now shipping the Smack Attack transient shaper plugin. The Waves Smack Attack plugin adds smack and bite to drums, loops, synth hits and all percussive sounds, by designing the level, shape and duration of their transients’ attack andRead More
The Waves NX plugin gives a unique viewpoint as a tracking and mixing tool. With the Head Trackers, mixers and performers can move their head within the stereo field. This can enhance performance and mix choices. Now multiple Head Trackers can be used with Nx. KNOXVILLE, TN, April 19, 2017 — Waves Audio, the world’s leading developer of professional audio signal processing technologies, introduces two Nx combos with multiple Nx Head Trackers: the Nx Virtual Mix Room plugin + 6 Nx Head Trackers, and the Nx Head Tracker 5-Pack. These combos enableRead More

Posted On February 18, 2016By BryanIn Latest News, Software

Waves NX Virtual Mixroom

I was very excited when I first saw news on this product, then I was quickly let down by the misrepresentation of the term “Mix Room”. NX is essentially a plugin that lets you move your head around and feel what it would feel like to be in a mix room. It can mix in stereo and surround. It is supposed to make mixing in headphones feel more real. Where it falls flat is that it does not correct the fundamental flaws in mixing with headphones, creating flat response. IfRead More

Posted On February 18, 2016By BryanIn Latest News, Software

Waves Abbey Road Reverb Plates

Plate Reverbs are considered the cool kids of the reverbs. They add a vibe all their own to music. Abbey Road is in the exact same ballpark, with some of the most coveted pieces of gear in existence. One is their EMT 140 Plate Reverb. These aren’t your run of the mill Plate Reverbs either. The engineers at Abbey Road modded the plates with unique solid state preamps to keep all of the bad stuff out of the good stuff. Now Waves has meticulously modeled these into a plate reverbRead More
Adding to the Greg Wells VoiceCentric plugin comes the PianoCentric and MixCentric plugins. These two plugins add easy solutions for mix bus and piano and incorporate a similar theory to the “One Knob” series. This gives you instant results for the musician who would rather play music than record or the engineer who is up against a deadline. The piano can be a tricky instrument to mix due to its wide frequency range and varying dynamics. No one knows that better than multiple GRAMMY®-nominated producer, songwriter, musician and mixing engineer GregRead More

Posted On November 19, 2015By BryanIn Latest News, Software

Waves Greg Wells VoiceCentric Plugin

Greg Wells is the engineer and producer to the stars. Just name someone on the top 40 charts and odds are Greg has worked with them. Now you can get the very same vocal tricks in one very easy to use plugin. KNOXVILLE, TN, November 11, 2015 — Waves Audio, a leading provider of digital signal processing solutions, is now shipping the Waves Greg Wells VoiceCentric plugin, part of the Waves Signature Series.    The Greg Wells VoiceCentric plugin is the first in a line of Greg Wells Signature Series plugins, created in collaborationRead More