New plugin for acoustic guitar: Quick AG

It’s not easy mixing acoustic instruments. Gat, uke or mandolin, not only is every finger slide, relieved breath and chair creak audible, but instrument issues, phasing issues, and EQ problems can make getting a slick, professional sound from that all-analogue instrument trickier than it might seem. Here’s a new solution from the teams at FireSonic…

Gibson offering $59k for return of missing document

Gibson is asking for the public’s assistance in recovering a missing shipping ledger book from 1959-1960, which documents an important period in the company’s 126-year-old history and the pinnacle of the Gibson Golden Era. “The 1959-1960 Gibson shipping ledger has been missing from Gibson’s archives for at least thirty years,” says the company. “It may not…

Free VST: Valhalla Supermassive

Valhalla Plugins, maker of many mighty ambiance and modulation effects have just release a phat new plugin, the Valhalla Supermassive, and what do you know, it’s free. Here’s the spiel: “ValhallaSupermassive is designed to blow your mind and your music to new levels of consciousness and experience! Luscious clouds of reverb, otherworldly delays, swelling waves…

Free: SI6MA Amp VST from Audio Assault

The top chaps at Audio Assault have done it again, this time giving away their new no-frills SI6MA Amp plugin for free. With ultra responsive bass, mid, treble and gain controls, as well as focus, presence, depth and master volume, this no-nonsense guitar amp VST delivers balls-to-the-wall metal and not much else. Here’s the spiel:…

Free: Crunck-V2 Guitar Amplifier

Another day, another VST guitar amp. That’s a good thing, I say – I’ve downloaded about a hundred of them so I see no reason to stop now. So what have we got today? At its core, the Crunck V2 Guitar Amplifier is a single channel all purpose/metal monster VST from Nembrini Audio (run by…

Free plugin: iZotope Vocal Doubler

iZotope are always doing good stuff, and here’s a particularly excellent thing: A vocal doubler plugin for free! Here’s’ the spiel: “iZotope Vocal Doubler is a free plug-in designed to enhance your vocal with a natural doubling effect, adding richness and depth. Our acclaimed doubling technology has been reimagined with a brand new interactive UI…