FREE: Black Rooster VHL-3C High/Low Pass Filter

Here’s a meat-and-potatoes freebie from Black Rooster. “Built around a cascade of two constant-K filters the VHL-3C‘s analog counterpart – a sought-after processor from the early 1950s – comprises an entirely passive design with very musical and interactive pass filters. Offering 3 simple and intuitive controls, the VHL-3C allows you to effectively remove rumble, hum…

FREE: iZotope Vinyl

If it’s by iZotope, it’s brilliant. Get it. The spiel: “Back just in time for its 15th anniversary, Vinyl is a plug-in that lets you simulate the dust, scratches, and warp of a worn record and the electrical and mechanical noise of the turntable it’s on. Give fresh recordings and instrument tracks the dirty, dusty…

FREE: Frontier Limiter from d16

Here’s a killer free limiter from the cool cats at d16. “Quality and performance makes Frontier a perfect tool for almost any studio situation. Its simple and clear interface in combination with excellent sound quality will surely be appreciated by any engineer looking for efficient way of controlling dynamics of a channel, bus or even…

FREE: Emissary Amp Sim by Ignite

The Emissary is a dual channel guitar tube amplifier designed to model its real hardware counterpart, built for Ryan Huthnance (The Seer / Gaped / Chrome Bison / Emissary Studios) by Ignite Amps, in 2014. “The Emissary is a no compromise custom amp built for the kill. Featuring a very versatile clean channel that ranges…

FREE: AmpliTube British Invasion Bundle (for a limited time)

For 1 week only IK is offering the unique opportunity to get the AmpliTube British Invasion Bundle (a $/€60 value) absolutely FREE when you download, register and authorize the AmpliTube Custom Shop. The AmpliTube Custom Shop comes with 24 gear models (chromatic tuner, 9 stomps, 4 amps, 5 cabs, 3 mics and 2 rack effects).…

George Harrison isolated tracks

It was 48 years ago today, January 10 1969 to be precise, when George Harrison left the fraught Let it Be sessions never to return to the world’s biggest band. In honor of that sad event, let’s take a look back at some of George’s best solos, collected here in glorious isolation. What is Life…