Plugin Boutique has announced an exclusive limited time sale on Cherry Audio’s Stardust 201 Tape Echo, offering 65% off on the hot-rodded interpretation of the classic Roland “Space Echo” tape echo effects of the ’70s and ’80s.

Compared to earlier tape echoes, they represented a giant leap in reliability and sound quality. With solidly built tape-transport mechanisms and the inclusion of a spring reverb and chorus effects in some models, the Space Echo was truly groundbreaking with its fantastic variety of sound colors.

Stardust 201 features

  • Authentically modeled vintage tape echo, including seven virtual tape head modes.
  • 4x extended echo time range.
  • LFO echo time mod section.
  • Sync to DAW master tempo.
  • Exclusive “motor kill” switch.
  • Lush, true-stereo modeled BBD chorus circuit.
  • Modeled input overdrive.
  • Independent stereo “tape head loops” for super-wide imaging.
  • Spring-style reverb.
  • Selectable mono/stereo modes.
  • Bass and treble EQ controls.
  • User-selectable color themes.

Regularly $29 USD, Stardust 201 Tape Echo is on sale for $10 USD until January 22nd, 2024. It comes in VST/VST3, AU and AAX plugin formats and as standalone software for Windows and Mac.

More information: Cherry Audio