Variety Of Sound has released NastyVCS, a free channel strip effect plug-in for Windows.
Inspired by the smooth dynamic and tone shaping capabilities of some high-end mixing consoles and channel strips, this plug-in implements the most distinctive and much appreciated sonic effects generated by these devices:
- filtering and equalizing
- preamp style saturation and phase adjustments
- opto-electric compression
- Performs gentle audio dynamic treatments
- Masters difficult to handle audio material in a musical fashion
- Shapes frequency and phase response
- Adds extra harmonics and saturation effects
- Controls outgoing audio peaks
- Win32 / VST compatible
- State-of-the-art digital signal processing
- Performance-critical parts are written in assembler
- Completely SSE optimized
NastyVCS is available to download as a freeware VST effect plug-in for Windows PC.