Focusrite has announced the latest free software giveaway for members of its Plug-in Collective community: UJAM’s Virtual Guitarist Iron VST/AU/AAX plugin, and 30% off its Guitarists-Bundle, comprising Virtual Guitarist Amber, Sparkle, Silk and Iron.

Virtual Guitarist Iron is an expressive MIDI-controlled playback and control system for over 1000 sampled phrases in 100 rock and metal styles, complete with guitar tone shaping and amp/cab simulation, roaring overdrive, effects and the unique Thrust control, which dials in harmonics for cutting-edge, hyper-real sounds.

It’s the perfect solution for conjuring up authentic and edgy guitar riffs in an instant.

Virtual Guitarist Iron features

  • Over 1000 phrases in 100 styles.
  • Custom Fender Stratocaster with four character settings.
  • Amp simulation with five tone settings.
  • Reverb, Delay and Chorus effects.
  • Overdrive control for easy distortion.
  • Thrust knob adds harmonics to the clean guitar sound.
  • Adjust timing with Swing and Feel sliders.
  • Tune the guitar down with Drop D mode.
  • Doubling mode for automatic double tracking.
  • Resizable user interface.

UJam Virtual Guitarist Iron retails for 129 EUR, but Plug-in Collective members can download it for free until November 7th from their Focusrite account.

Throughout the same period, members can also claim 30% off the Guitarists-Bundle, bringing the price down to 245 EUR (regular 349 EUR).

More information: Focusrite