Terry West has created a number of freeware VST plugins: Channel, Combo/Combo Pro, CompEq, CompEq-V, EasyVox, MidiMix/MiniMix, MidiRack, Silver, Steady, Steady Pro Bundle, Take1 and VocEqPro, listed below in alphabetical order. (This page will have the lastest version of all plugins)
Update: Terry now has a website up with all his plug-ins, so check that for to be sure to have the latest versions. I will leave this page up as a mirror.
Channel is a freeware versatile channel tool.
- Pan: individual panning controls, bypass and inverse
- Eq: High, HiMid, LowMid, Low
- Filter: Cutoff & Resonance
- Pitch doubler
- M/S: LR2MS/MS2LR
- Vu-meters with zoom buttons
Download Channel v0.9 2.1 MB (8152 downloads)
Combo is a professional MultiChannel wavefile player.
- 5 slots for wavefiles
- 2-bands Eq with on/off
- Level, Pan, Pitch controls
- Preview, Solo, Mute and Boost
- Reverse, Start and End adjust
- Enable Fileloop
- Internal Reverb engine
- Stereo Widener effect
- Attack, Release controls
- Midi active leds
The Pro version has more advanced EQ controls.
CompEq is a smooth compressor and equalizer.
- InputGain, Attack, Release, Ratio, Threshold and OutputGain controls
- Input/output/reduction meters
- Bypass, Meters on/off, Auto Makeup
- Low, LowMid, HiMid, High and Air controls with reset buttons
- Eq on/off, Preboost full/low, Finetune controls
- Many presets included
Download CompEq v0.6 2.2 MB (9410 downloads)
CompEQ-V is a vocal compressor and equalizer.
- InputGain, Attack, Release, Ratio, Threshold and OutputGain controls.
- Bypass, EQ on/off, Meters on/off.
- Input/output/reduction meters.
- Autolinked Ratio/Threshold.
- Numeric Peak indicators.
- Saturation control.
- Semi Autogain by Threshold.
- Auto input limiter.
- Low, LowMid, HighMid, High controls.
- Hicut, Lowcut, Midkill, Fine on/off.
- 4 resonance controls.
- 3 Equalizer models with attunate controls (sibilance).
Download CompEQ-V v1.54 1.2 MB (3885 downloads)
EasyVox is an effect plug-in for vocal processing.
- Dynamic mono vocal compressor/limiter.
- Three bands equalizer.
- Autogain and Pre-Limiter.
- Three EQ models.
- Independed Low-Mid-Hicut filters.
- Vocal Doubler effect.
- Pre in/Post out gain.
- In/out/reduction meters.
Download EasyVox v1.7 (updated 2008.08.23) 1.1 MB (3245 downloads)
MidiMix is a MIDI controller instrument featuring 16 channels.
- 16 channel midi controller
- Sends and receives Midicc commands
- Hold, Bender, Modulation, Chorus, Volume and Pan controls
- One user definable command
- Reset buttons for pan and volume
- Panic button
Minimix is a 1 channel version of MidiMix.
Download MidiMix/MiniMix v0.5 1.9 MB (2353 downloads)
MidiRack is a MIDI messages visualisation plugin.
- 16 midi channels and major CC controllers in one view: Vol, Pan, Mod, Bend, Hold, AT, Expr., and Prog
- Led signals and realtime controller view
MidiRack Small is a version with the same information in a smaller GUI.
Silver is a freeware parametric equalizer.
- Highpass filter
- Three flexible paremetric bands (Lowmid, Highmid, High-1, High-2)
- All bands has selectable frequencies
- Frequencies range from 35 kHz ~ 8 K
- Resonant filter per band
- Solo and Boost per band
- Bypass per band and global bypass
- Main volume out
- Stereo (mono insert) and mono versions
Steady is a freeware auto leveler VST effect plugin (think expander/limiter with some special EQ enhancing).
- Three selectable level-models
- Bypass function
- Gain slider
- Mono and stereo versions included
Download Steady v0.6 1.4 MB (8272 downloads)
Steady Pro Bundle
Steady Pro Bundle is a collection of freeware auto leveler VST effect plugins (think expander/limiter with some special EQ enhancing).
- Four selectable Steady-models (Heavy, High, Normal, Soft)
- 4-bands Eq with on/off
- Output gain control
- Global Bypass
- LowCut function
- Att & Rel controls (except Heavy)
- Parabolic Saturation control with on/off
- Model dividers
- All major controls has a reset button
- I/O meters
- Mono, stereo and lite versions
Download Steady Pro Bundle v1.3 2.7 MB (4602 downloads)
A mono only version with some VocEqPro features is available here too: Steady Pro V v1.3 0.9 MB (1249 downloads)
Take1 is a simple SoundFont Player.
- Playback of sf2 Soundfont files
- Preview keyboard
- Midi receive channel selectable
- Level, pan
- Solo and mute
- Octave up/down
- Semitone up/down
- Volume boost
- ADSR controls
- Three band equalizer
- Double effect for widing the signal
- P.Pan function. (pitch as pan)
- V.Filter function. (vel. controlled filter)
- Midi automation
- Can load huge sf2 files (more than 200 mb)
VocEqPro is a special vocal equalizer. VocEqPro comes in two versions, VOCEQPRO and VOCEQPRO-C, which includes a compressor effect.
- 4 bands mono Vocal equalizer
- 65Hz ~ 7K (15K)
- Gender presets for male – female – default (- off VocEqPro-C only)
- 8 patch presets
- Boost modes: Pre-Mid-Air
- Gender attenuation controls
- Auto-limiter on main output with limit-led (VocEqPro-C only)
- Smooth compressor with Attack-Release-Ratio-Threshold and on/off controls (VocEqPro-C only)
- Vu-meters with zoom buttons
- For use on mono vocal tracks
Download VocEqPro v1.6 1.8 MB (18159 downloads)