Dimebag comes to AmpliTube

Looking for those elusive CFH Randall tones? Look no further! Those who covet Dimebag’s heavier-than-heavy guitar sound are in for a treat with the announcement that IK Multimedia is bringing the Texas rebel’s abrasive guitar sound to their AmpliTube plug-in. “The new collection features models of the exact gear used by ‘Dimebag’ Darrell Lance Abbott…

TCE’s Vintage Pedal Bundle (Launch Special)

If you’re looking to drop a little cash upgrading your stock pedal plugins, here’s a pretty good option. With chorus/flanger, boost/distortion, phaser, EQ and sustainer, the Vintage Pedal Bundle looks a lot like what a well appointed pedal board might typically look like. The spiel: “40 years ago our 5-pack of power, the SCF, Booster, Dual…

FREE: Whamdrive Pedal Sim VST

Here’s a weird one. An emulation of a Digitech Whammy pedal (made famous by the likes of Dimebag Darrell and Tom Morello). Now you can have all those screeching, plunging and just plain weird effects right on your desktop. The Whamdrive is, essentially, a pitch-shifter, but differs from others that you might have come across…

FREE: TSE B.O.D v2.0 VST

TSE Audio make great stuff, and the new B.O.D. VST is no exception. An emulator of a famous bass processing pedal, the B.O.D. will give you a storming bass tone right out of the box. All the expected features—level, low, high— but the real juice of this pedal is in the drive. A big, fat,…

FREE: SoftAmp GT Overdrive Pedal Sim

SoftAmp GT is a sim of “a well-known analog guitar amplifier simulator stomp-box”. “The prototype is a solid state circuit that uses op-amps to saturate the signal and moderate filtering to shape the tone throughout the signal path. The speaker simulation is achieved by a steep low-pass filter as well as some middle-frequency manipulation to resemble different…

FREE: TS-999 VST Overdrive Pedal Sim

More awesomeness here from the righteous bros (and chicks, I suppose, don’t write in) at Ignite Amps. If you’re anything like me, you’re a raging metal monster who knows no limits. Therefore, you’ve probably been on the lookout for a Tubescreamer clone that can provide even more oomph to the front end of your amp.…