Free: Pulteq EQ emulation from AnalogObsession

I sometimes catch myself wondering these days: just how useful are these vintage emulations of classic hardware? Surely, with all the tech tools at our disposal these days we don’t need to stay stuck with designs from the 50s, right? Wrong! Audio junkies love vintage emulations and this one’s pretty cool. Now this free plugin…

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: Acqua Plugins Free Series

Acustica Audio makes some great stuff and they’ve got three plugins available for free. Tan Free Compressor “Acustica is pleased to introduce TAN Compressor based on CORE8 with a classic analog VCA compression. It’s a very versatile tool to provide a lot of possibilities to shape the sound with gorgeous graphical user interface.” “In this plug-in…

FREE: Massive Passive EQ

Massive Passive EQ is a freeware mastering equalizer effect for Windows. Features: Signal flow: IN + LP & HP + R1 (peaking & shelving) + R2 + R3 + R4 + OUT Q is -3 db point and -6 db point All frequencies based on Manley Hardware Equalizer (Massive Passive Stereo EQ) Red Led Meter…

FREE: TAL-USE Tilt EQ VST

Here’s the simplest EQ you’ll ever come across, guaranteed. Adjust the EQ of a signal in one, easy (some would say crude) step. The TAL-USE lets you make an entire audio signal brighter or darker with the twist of a signal knob. You’ve got a high/low shelf filter, variable centre frequency and that’s about it.…