Unfiltered Audio has released version 1.1 of G8, a major update to the dynamic gate effect plug-in for Windows and Mac.
G8 is a high-quality noise gate with many tricks up its sleeve. It is both a professional dynamics workstation and an experimental amplitude effect.
Use it for noise reduction, AM/granular synthesis, bouncing ball rhythm programming, tremolo, trajectory panning, transient shaping, and much, much more.
Changes in G8 v1.1
- Audition Mode! You can now listen to your sidechain inside of Expert Mode, including any mixing and filtering applied to the four channels.
- True zero latency. G8 originally used one sample of delay. We re-wrote a significant portion of the DSP to achieve this, but G8 will sound exactly the same!
- All latency reporting bugs fixed. We had one or two reported crashes in Cubase when sudden Lookahead changes occurred. Those are gone. In addition, G8’s latency reporting was often off by a sample or two. Now it’s 100% accurate. If you sum G8’s output with a phase-inverted copy, you’ll get complete silence, no matter your lookahead setting.
- True bypass mode. For hosts that support the VST bypass standard (Cubase, etc.), G8 will now report its latency during this mode. You can now automate G8’s host bypass without any artifacts.
- Display bugs fixed. You can close G8’s interface and re-open it, and your display settings will be maintained.
- Interface improvements. These are back-ported from improvements made with Sandman. You can now double-click any knob to reset it to a default value. We swapped positions of the LP and HP sidechain filter to better fit the standard placements.
G8 for Windows and Mac (VST/AU) is available for purchase for $49.99 USD.
More information: Unfiltered Audio / G8 Dynamic Gate
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on Nov 27, 2014 - 0 comments
Unfiltered Audio has announced a Thanksgiving Sale on all of its products.
From November 26th – December 3rd, you can buy their highly acclaimed AU/VST plug-ins Sandman and G8 Dynamic Gate for a great price!
- Sandman Delay/Looper: $14.99 (25% off)
- G8 Dynamic Gate: $24.99 (50% off)
These deals are available directly through their website or through external dealers.
In addition, all of their Rack Extensions will be available through the Propellerhead Store at discounted rates:
- Renoun Reverb: $19 (33% off)
- G8 Gate: $19 (33% off)
- Yoko Band-Splitter: $9 (50% off)
The sale ends December 3rd, 2014.
More information: Unfiltered Audio
Wire Grind has launched Noise Gate Plus, a noise gate effect plug-in for Windows.
Noise Gate Plus has several special controls that use time, logic, and probability to control the gate. It also uses a special anti-click gating algorithm. Noise gates typically produce a clicking noise when using either a short attack time or a short release time. Wire Grind’s algorithm is able to virtually eliminate this type of noise.
The special controls are Attack Delay, Early Release, Hold Closed, and Beat Skip. The last of these is a feature that probabilistically mutes audio events and it borderlines on automatic computer improvisation. Noise Gate Plus bears similarity to Wire Grind’s Advanced Noise Gate. The most obvious difference is the redesigned user interface. Noise Gate Plus also adds a hysteresis control, and its envelopes differ slightly. Notably, Noise Gate Plus lacks the various equalization controls found on Advanced Noise Gate. This has resulted in a more simple interface which might appeal to some users.
Noise Gate Plus features
- Anti-click gating algorithm.
- Attack delay.
- Early gate release.
- Hold closed.
- Probabilistic gating.
- Range control.
- Two attack envelopes.
- Independent and linked channel processing.
- Side chaining.
The plug-in is available for Windows (VST) for $59 USD.
More information: Wire Grind / Noise Gate Plus
Schaak Audio has released version 2.50 of Transient Shaper, a transient processor plug-in for Windows and Mac.
Transient Shaper allows shaping the dynamics with 2 knobs only, making it uniquely easy and fast to use – yet its sonic manipulation scape ranges from gate-like to compressor-like.
Changes in Transient Shaper v2.5
- Seamlessly resizeable user interface.
- VST3 support.
- x64 support for all formats including VST.
- Backwards-compatible to v2.04.
Transient Shaper for Windows and Mac (VST/AU) is available to purchase for 49 EUR excl. VAT.
More information: Schaak Audio / Transient Shaper
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on Sep 25, 2014 - 0 comments
Camel Audio has announced it has updated the CamelPhat and CamelSpace effect plug-ins with 64 new presets and AAX support.
CamelPhat is the ultimate phattening processor! A powerful ‘colouring’ multi-effect that’s been specially engineered to work wonders on guitar, bass and drums, adding warmth, punch and presence wherever they’re required.
Prepare to be entranced! CamelSpace can take any sound you throw at it, be it a pad, a synth line or a drum loop, and generate a dizzying array of dynamically-evolving, gated rhythmic textures. An enormously powerful 128-step ‘trance gate’ sequencer controls panning, filter cut-off and volume, while independent LFOs provide still more mind-boggling modulation options.
CamelPhat and CamelSpace are on sale at a 35% discount until October 9th, 2014, priced at $55 USD/44 EUR/£38 GBP each. The update is free for all current users. The free CamelCrusher plug-in is also now available in AAX format.
More information: CamelAudio
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