Sound Magic updates BlueTube Compressor to v1.1 (incl. demo)

Sound Magic has updated the BlueTube Compressor effect plug-in to version 1.1. The sound of BlueTube Compressor comes from a handcrafted, vintage tube mastering compressor. This vintage unit has an over 110dB THD+N (Total Harmonic … read more

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FabFilter intros Saturn distortion/saturation plugin

FabFilter has introduced its latest audio processing plugin Saturn, a distortion and saturation effect. FabFilter Saturn is a high quality multi-band distortion and saturation plug-in. From subtle, clean and warm tube or tape saturation to … read more

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PreSonus ships BlueTube DP V2 and TubePre V2 tube preamps

PreSonus has announced it is now shipping the BlueTube DP V2 and TubePre V2, two new and improved versions of its classic tube preamplifiers. Enjoy solid-state clarity or tube warmth with the BlueTube DP V2 … read more

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Tronsonics releases Stoner Planet T sample library

Tronsonics has released Stoner Planet T, a sample library which contains a single set of samples from the Hohner Pianet T electric piano. Recorded to worn tape on vintage equipment to emulate the distinctive Mellotron … read more

iZotope introduces Mastering Essentials

iZotope has announced Mastering Essentials, a new tool designed specifically for Acoustic Mixcraft Pro Studio 6. By licensing elements from Ozone, iZotope’s flagship mastering suite, Acoustica is delivering a basic mastering solution approachable for musicians … read more

G-Sonique releases FSQ1964 Ultrasoft edition, updates Pultronic EQ-110P, Twisthead VS-206 and FSQ1964

G-Sonique has announced the release of FSQ1964 Ultrasoft edition, a special edition of the vacuum tube high frequency/transient vitalizer effect plug-in for Windows and Mac. G-Sonique has released special Ultrasoft edition of FSQ1964 with significantly … read more

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JoaChip updates BattleComp Vintage free compressor effect

JoaChip has updated its BattleComp Vintage, a free compressor effect plug-in for Windows. The BattleComp Vintage consists of a compressor with sidechain highpass filter and EQ, tube emulation and soft-clipping circuit, all in one VST … read more

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The Lower Rhythm releases Thresher

The Lower Rhythm has released Thresher, a compressor effect plug-in for Windows. Purely intended as an effect tool, Thresher is the compressor your mother warned you about. Capable of obnoxious sustain extension as well as … read more

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Nomad Factory releases Magnetic 2 reel-to-reel audio tape warmer

Nomad Factory has released Magnetic 2, a virtual reel-to-reel audio tape warmer effect for Windows and Mac. The plug-in features pure analog reel-to-reel tape speeds, tape/tube saturation and tape color effects, as well as a … read more

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ToneBytes/Softrave Analog Noise effect plug-in

ToneBytes and Softrave has released Analog Noise, an effect which adds the sound and atmosphere of analog recordings to your tracks and mixes. The purpose of the plug-in is to add sounds typically found in … read more

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CDSoundMaster releases R2R – The Essential Analog Tape Collection & Tape Booster Plus

CDSoundMaster has announced the release of R2R – The Essential Analog Tape Collection, and Tape Booster Plus audio effect plug-ins for Windows. These new Stand-Alone Audio Plug-Ins feature the best programs from the library in … read more

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Review: Tonebuilder Driven Machine Drums: Strikes Back!

When Nathaniel of Tonebuilder released his Driven Machine Drums electronic drum sample library – back in November 2009 if I’m not mistaken – it came at a time when exciting things were happening in sample … read more

Steven Slate Digital releases VCC RC-Tube

Steven Slate Digital has released VCC RC-Tube, an authentic emulation of a classic 1950’s all tube broadcast console. The RC Tube Channel is intended to be placed on the inserts of your mix channels, and … read more

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DontCrack updates V.I.P. Plug-in Series to v1.1.1 (incl. 2 new plugins)

DontCrac[k] has updated the V.I.P. Series Plug-ins of effect plug-ins for Windows and Mac. Version 1.1 is a free upgrade to all V.I.P. Bundle owners and adds two new plug-ins to the collection for a … read more

Softube releases Summit Audio TLA-100A

Softube has announced the release of the Summit Audio TLA-100A, a tube level amplifier plug-in for Windows and Mac. The original Summit Audio TLA-100A is the “set-and-forget” compressor, with a program-dependent nature that works with … read more

DontCrack releases V.I.P. Plug-in Series

DontCrac[k] has announced the launch of the V.I.P. Plug-in Series, a new audio plug-ins suite that might change the way you think about audio plug-ins. The DontCrack “V.I.P. plug-in series” aim audio professionals that, in … read more

Waves releases Eddie Kramer – Tape, Tubes & Transistors

Waves has introduced Eddie Kramer – Tape, Tube & Transistors, a bundle of effect plug-ins developed in association with legendary producer/engineer Eddie Kramer. Developed in association with Eddie Kramer, Tape, Tubes & Transistors features three … read more

Plektron releases Twelve modular multi-effect

Plektron has released Twelve, a MIDI-controlled multi-effects plug-in for Windows. Twelve is a modular multi-effect controlled via midi or pianoroll. Using it’s easy: simply assign an effect to the pad you want and activate it … read more

The Lower Rhythm releases Armadillo

The Lower Rhythm has released Armadillo, a VST effect plug-in for Windows. Like its big brother Rhinoceros, Armadillo is a colored channel-strip-like utility. Designed to add weight and character to your stock sounds, Armadillo comes … read more

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Nomad Factory announces Blue Tubes Bundle promotion

Nomad Factory has announced that it is now offering its Blue Tubes audio processing bundle at a limited-time discounted price of $299 USD (normally $399) through September 16, 2011. The promotion is being managed by … read more