New plug-in: RM-2 Analog Console Emulation

The team at Audio Assault sure are busy beavers, and here’s something new: The RM-2 Analog Console. Check it out: “Audio-Assault’s RM-2 Analog Channel captures the warmth of an uncelebrated Japanese console, the Panasonic Ramsa WR-S4424.” “Praised for its tape-like character inherent in its preamps, the Ramsa WR-S4424 is all character.” The RM-2 captures the…

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…

basiQ from Kuassa: The best EQ you’ve never heard of

Check it out: the basiQ from Kuassa, a kick ass emulation of the legendary-even-though-I-just-found-out-it-exists Baxandall Equalizer. Even better, it’s free. Here’s the spiel: “basiQ is an acronym for Baxandall Simulation Equalizer, a free 3-band equalizer plugin with photorealistic graphics from Kuassa. As the name implies, the engine is modeled after the design of the classic…

FREE: Tracktion T6 DAW

Anyone who knows me has already told me to shut up about Reaper. But why would I? Reaper is the best thing in the universe and anyone who disagrees is a damn fool. Still, different strokes for different folks they say, so here’s an alternative for you if you don’t use Reaper (why aren’t you…