Tag Archives: Plugins

Denise Audio is back with two new plug-ins, Slappy and Perfect Room

Denise Audio continues its series of Essential plug-ins with Perfect Room and Slappy, with an offer on these and other plug-ins from Black Friday through to New Year’s. We very recently reviewed Bad Tape, another recent Essential release from Denise Audio, and loved it – this gives us good reason to be excited about these … Continue reading Denise Audio is back with two new plug-ins, Slappy and Perfect Room

Op-ed: KORG has transformed synthesizers by letting them run plug-ins, says Sinevibes

No new ideas in synthesizers? Not so, says independent developer Artemiy Pavlov. He was excited enough about KORG’s direction that he’s written about why he thinks it changes music tech for the better. The Ukraine-based coder who releases under his Sinevibes brand is someone we’ve followed on CDM for some years, as a source of … Continue reading Op-ed: KORG has transformed synthesizers by letting them run plug-ins, says Sinevibes

FTC Gets Tough On Social Fakers, The Downside Of Free Plugins, And “The Ampeg Guy” Dino Monoxelus On My Latest Podcast

Dino Monoxelus is currently a senior product specialist and product planning manager for Ampeg Amplifiers. He’s affectionally known as “The Ampeg Guy” for his extensive knowledge about the company and its products, which he’s used as a working bass player for over 30 years. Dino spends a lot of time training salesman, conducting clinics and … Continue reading FTC Gets Tough On Social Fakers, The Downside Of Free Plugins, And “The Ampeg Guy” Dino Monoxelus On My Latest Podcast

Hard Truths: Free Plugins are Holding You Back

Welcome to Hard Truths, the series on the LANDR Blog where we cut through the noise and take on a harsh reality from the world of music production. This is the advice you might not want to hear—but will make you a better producer. Today’s topic: Free Plugins are Holding You Back Let’s face it. … Continue reading Hard Truths: Free Plugins are Holding You Back

Get Lo-fi with three plugins from Novation’s Sound Collective

Comprising of two effect units and a synthesiser, Puremagnetik’s mission is to provide inspiration and experimentation with its Lo-Fi Ambient Tools pack. The pack is available for free for those who are signed up to Novation’s Sound Collective, and will run from 3 October until 5 December. The plugin pack is usually priced at $50. … Continue reading Get Lo-fi with three plugins from Novation’s Sound Collective

The Best Convolution Reverb Plugins on The Market

Convolution reverb is an extremely realistic-sounding and useful way to recreate specific acoustic environments. Because of this, convolution effects have become a go-to in audio post production, allowing engineers to place sound effects and dialogue in a sonic environment that is stunningly convincing. These powerful tools have also become increasingly Read more… The post The Best … Continue reading The Best Convolution Reverb Plugins on The Market

The 10 Best Synth Plugins For Every Production Style

Software synthesizers have come a long way since the first days of VST plugins. Today some of the most powerful and best sounding synthesizers live in your DAW. Freeware plugins can take you a long way, but the top tone tools for music production are still commercial products that come with a price tag. When … Continue reading The 10 Best Synth Plugins For Every Production Style