Ignite Amps updates NNR-1 free tube preamp plugin incl. VST3 support

Ignite Amps NNR 1 v3 updateIgnite Amps has released version 3.0.0 of NRR-1, a free digital emulation of a three channels tube preamplifier for guitar. The update brings VST3 support and various improvements and bug fixes. It has been developed to accurately model its real hardware counterpart, built for Fleshgod Apocalypse guitarist Cristiano Trionfera by Ignite Amps, back in 2009. […]

Tutorial: How to add sub bass to anything with bx_subsynth

PIB bx subsynth tutorialPlugin Boutique has published a video tutorial on the Brainworx bx_subsynth a subharmonic synthesizer plugin. In the video, Joshua Casper shows every parameter in the small, but powerful bx_subSynth, which allows you to add sub frequency harmonics to make your bass lines, drums, and anything else thick and warm. bx_subsynth is currently on sale exclusively […]

BIAS AMP 2 Mobile virtual amp designer by Positive Grid

Positive Grid BIAS AMP 2 MobilePositive Grid has announced the availability of its BIAS AMP 2 Mobile, a virtual amp app that lets you virtually create the tone and feel of real tube amplifiers on the go. That’s right – the new tubes, transformers and tone stacks, the new UI, the new multi-mic speaker cabinet module and the awesome new […]

Sonic Bloom releases Color sound texture device for Max for Live

Max for Cats ColorSonic Bloom has launched a new Max for Live effect conceived and developed by Berlin musician, vintage gear aficionado and programmer Christian Kleine. Color by Max for Cats is a new sound texture device that brings the feel of analog media such as vinyl or tape to digital recordings. Add different types of vinyl noises, […]

AudioThing updates Outer Space vintage tape echo plugin to v1.2

AudioThing Outer SpaceAudioThing has released version 1.2 of Outer Space, the audio effect plugin that offers an emulation of the Roland RE-201 Space Echo. As the original unit, Outer Space features a tape echo section with three playback heads and a spring reverb tank. We have modelled three different tape frequency responses and saturations, along with all […]

Kush Audio releases REDDI tube DI effect plugin

Kush Audio REDDI Tube DIKush Audio has released an effect plugin that simulates the hardware REDDI all-tube direct box. The original hardware REDDI is a legend among professional session players and commercial studio owners. Its hybrid tube/solid state gain circuits, beefy transformer, and oversized power supply have an uncanny ability to both reign in bass transients and punch them […]

Ourafilmes releases free Diabolique reel to reel tape plugin for Windows

Ourafilmes Diabolique VSTOurafilmes is celebrating its 20th anniversary with the release of a free tape emuation audio effect plugin by Dr. Speaker Blower. Diabolique emulates two vintage tube reel to reels, a Revox F36 from 1962 and a Tandberg Model 3 from 1958. Apart from their differences, here the question is maintenance: while the Revox has been […]

Analog Obsession releases MPReq free mic preamp & program EQ plugin

Analog Obsession MPReqAnalog Obsession has released MPReq, a colorful microphone preamp and program EQ effect plugin for Windows and Mac. The plugin offers true component and circuit modeling of a mic preamp and 2-band fixed frequency program equalizer. Re-drawing and designing original circuit carefully and emulated original fingerprint of gear with our technology. Carefully designed transformers and […]

Arturia releases Filters and Preamps plugin collection

Arturia Filters and PreampsArturia has launched 3 Preamps You’ll Actually Use and 3 Filter You’ll Actually Use, two plugin collections that offer models of historic synth filters and some of the finest vintage preamps ever made. Get ready to start using the iconic sound of analog studio gear and synth filters in your digital studio. Shaping the sound […]

Rocktron launches ValveSonic Plexi tube guitar preamp

Rocktron Valvesonic PlexiRocktron has announced the ValveSonic Plexi, the first in the ValveSonic series of all tube guitar preamps. Developed in conjunction with LA Custom, this preamp captures the vintage tones of the iconic British “plexi” amplifiers, from the early stacked amps of the 60’s, to the arena sound of rock in the 70’s, to the sound […]