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Win £744 worth of Sonnox plug-ins in our Weekend Workshop

MusicTech has teamed up with Sonnox to offer you the chance to bag yourself some new plug-ins. Our Weekend Workshop teaches you how to use Sonnox’s Oxford Drum Gate and by sharing your results in our Creator Community, you could win a plug-in bundle worth £744. This Weekend Workshop is an exploration of creative gating … Continue reading Win £744 worth of Sonnox plug-ins in our Weekend Workshop

Mastering with Plugins? AND on Headphones? YES. Meet Glenn Shick.

Glenn Schick is a pioneering mastering engineer who has been making new rules for a new generation of all-digital audioworkers. Bucking convention by relying exclusively on plugins and headphones for major label mastering work, Schick has adopted a “digital nomad” lifestyle that has taken him from Iceland to Thailand to Read more… The post Mastering … Continue reading Mastering with Plugins? AND on Headphones? YES. Meet Glenn Shick.

Get 50% off Sonnox plug-ins in the Sonnox Summer Half-Price Sale

Oxfordshire-based software developer Sonnox is slashing 50% off the prices of almost all of its plug-ins until 6 July 2020. Sonnox specialises in audio processing plug-ins for pro audio engineers. We’ve been incredibly fond of Sonnox’s range over the years, awarding Oxford Drum Gate and VoxDoubler with the MT Excellence Award. These are included in … Continue reading Get 50% off Sonnox plug-ins in the Sonnox Summer Half-Price Sale

New Gear Alert: Waves Enhances SoundGrid Studio, Steinberg’s Dorico 3.5, Captain Plugins 5 & More

Waves now shipping an enhanced version of SoundGrid Studio. SoundGrid Studio is the software used to control a Waves SoundGrid-powered system for real-time recording and monitoring, plugin DSP offload for mixing, and flexible audio networking. The new SoundGrid Studio software includes significant updates to both the SoundGrid Studio control Read more… The post New Gear … Continue reading New Gear Alert: Waves Enhances SoundGrid Studio, Steinberg’s Dorico 3.5, Captain Plugins 5 & More

The 15 Best Compressor Plugins For Every Mix Situation

Compression and EQ are the two most essential tools in mixing. You’ll probably apply them on every single track in your session before the mix is complete. With such a key part of the music production process, you need to have tools you can rely on. But choosing the right compressor plugin isn’t easy. There … Continue reading The 15 Best Compressor Plugins For Every Mix Situation

Sound Yeti is giving away $200,000 worth of plug-ins

A promotional feature with Sound Yeti. The creator of Method 1, Collision FX and Ambition is dishing out an insane amount of software to producers right now. Sound Yeti is giving away $200,000 dollars worth of its music production plug-ins to 1000 people in its efforts to #SpreadMusicNotGerms. Best of all, this competition doesn’t revolve … Continue reading Sound Yeti is giving away $200,000 worth of plug-ins

The 10 Best Lo-Fi Plugins for Vintage Aesthetics

Lo-fi is the hottest trend in music production right now—for good reason. The warm, lived-in tones of retro gear will give your mixes a nostalgic and emotional mood. To get these satisfying textures right you’ll need a dedicated lo-fi VST. But there’s more lo-fi simulators out there than ever before. That’s why I’m rounding up … Continue reading The 10 Best Lo-Fi Plugins for Vintage Aesthetics