Sontronics launches ARIA valve condenser microphone

Sontronics has announced the launch of its new ARIA valve condenser microphone with a fixed cardioid pattern, designed by Sontronics founder Trevor Coley specifically for getting the best from your vocals. The Sontronics ARIA will … read more

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Universal Audio announces Unison technology – Classic analog mic preamps for Apollo

Universal Audio has announced its Unison technology, an audio processing breakthrough that enables the popular Apollo Audio Interfaces’ onboard mic preamps to sound and behave like the world’s most sought-after tube and solid state preamps. … read more

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Pentode audio releases VTC-1 vacuum tube compressor

Pentode audio has announced VTC-1, a vacuum tube compressor effect plugin for Windows. VTC-1 is special analog modeled virtual VST compressor with warm analog, fat pumping and transparent sound. Compared to modern compressors PENTODE AUDIO … read more

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McDSP releases Compressor Collection Rack Extensions

McDSP has launched the Compressor Collection, a bundle of dynamic range processors for Reason, including the C670, FRG-4RE, and Moo Tube compressors. Reason users rejoice! Now you can harness the legendary power of McDSP audio … read more

Sonic Zest releases African Tube Percussion for Kontakt

Sonic Zest has announced African Tube Percussion, a virtual instrument library for Native Instruments Kontakt. We recently stumbled across this instrument in a pop-up shop. The lady was selling Ghanaian imports, amongst which we found … read more

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SoundToys launches Hot and Heavy Holidays

SoundToys has announced its href=”https://www.soundtoys.com/store/Holiday2013Promo” title=”Hot and Heavy Holidays”>Hot and Heavy Holidays, offering discounts on its Devil-Loc and Radiator plug-ins for a limited time. Add some serious excitement to your mix with Devil-Loc’s crushing heavy … read more

Nick Crow updates TubeDriver free tube amp plug-in to v1.3

Nick Crow Lab has released version 1.3 of TubeDriver, a free amp effect plug-in for Windows and Mac. TubeDriver is a Tube Amplifier Emulation for Windows (VST) and Mac OS X (VST & AU). It’s … read more

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123creative intros Vacuum tube triode warmer TRW-1

123creative has announced the release of Vacuum tube triode warmer TRW-1, an effect plug-in developed in collaboration with Pentode audio. Most of modern music is mixed digitally. Most of home-made digital mixes/records are missing analog … read more

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Lostin70s updates JAMP MK1 guitar amp plugin to v1.3

Lostin70s has updated the JAMP MK1 virtual guitar amp effect for Windows to version 1.3. JAMP is a new versatile VST amp based on real tube emulation. Changes in JAMP v1.3 New convolution engine for … read more

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Review: Goldbaby Dirt and Layers sample pack

Goldbaby’s latest sample pack Dirt and Layers features a collection of samples to enhance your drum and percussion sounds by adding some dirt, layers & more. The dirt category comprises 140 sounds, including vinyl and … read more

Lostin70s releases JAMP MK1 guitar amp plugin

Lostin70s has released version 1.2 of JAMP MK1, a free guitar amp effect plug-in for Windows. JAMP MK1 is designed to be a versatile VST guitar amp based on real tube emulation. JAMP MK1 features … read more

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PreSonus introduces RC 500 channel strip

PreSonus has announced the RC 500, a top-of-the-line channel strip for professional recording engineers and recording musicians. The RC 500 combines an ultra-low-distortion, high-gain, solid-state Class A preamplifier with the same custom-designed FET compressor and … read more

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Universal Audio releases ENGL Amp plugins for UAD & Apollo

Universal Audio has announced the release of ENGL Amp Plug-Ins for the UAD powered plug-ins platform and Apollo audio interface. For over 20 years, ENGL amplifiers have become synonymous with high-performance rock and metal guitar … read more

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Ignite Amps releases TPA-1 tube amp plugin

Ignite Amps has released TPA-1, a digital emulation of a class AB tube power amplifier for guitar. The TPA-1 is a digital emulation of a class AB tube power amplifier for guitar. It has been … read more

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100 Akres releases Monosole: Dirty Arse Drum Hits Vol 1.5

100 Akres has launched Monosole: Dirty Arse Drum Hits Vol 1.5, a collection of 100+ drum hits by Timmy Rickard. We’re not in the business of recycling sounds from sample packs found around the internet. … read more

Voxengo Pristine Space, TransGainer & Warmifier up to 50% off

Voxengo’s group buy system is now available for its Pristine Space, TransGainer and Warmifier, offering a change to get up to 50% discount on these effect plug-ins for Windows and Mac. Get up to 50% … read more

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Variety Of Sound releases Thrillseeker VBL – Vintage Broadcast Limiter

Variety Of Sound has launched Thrillseeker VBL, a free Vintage Broadcast Limiter effect plug-in for Windows. Thrillseeker VBL is a “modded” version, which not only has the classic gain reduction controls but also grants detailed … read more

Nick Crow updates 8505 Lead plugin to v.1.2

Nick Crow has released version 1.2 of the 8505 Lead tube guitar amplifier effect plug-in for Windows and Mac. Changes in 8505 Lead v1.2 Mac OS X compatibility added. Two channels (stereo mode to be … read more

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Slate Digital releases Virtual Buss Compressors

Slate Digital has launched Virtual Buss Compressors, a plug-in suite comprising three unique sounding, 100% analog modeled dynamic processors that are ideal for program material. Every nuance of real analog compressors has been modeled; including … read more

Tronsonic releases Kork M500 Micro Preset for Kontakt

Tronsonic has launched Kork M500 Micro Preset, a virtual synthesizer instrument for Native Instruments Kontakt. I tried to get it as close (both visually and audibly) as I could to the original late 70s preset … read more

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