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.…

FREE: MASQUARADE v1.1 EQ VST

More awesomeness from the one and only Terry West here. This time, it’s a master channel EQ with mid/side mode. Thanks, Terry! FEATURES: Bypass Seperate left/right (mid/side) output gain 4 bands for left/right 11 freq for each band 5 LP/HP filters for each side Stereo or MS EQ modus On/off per band Boost/cut per band…

FREE: DDMF IIEQ

The IIEQ is a free, fully parametric 10-band equalizer with its own, characteristic sound and low CPU consumption. The 1st and the 10th band are low and high shelf filters, respectively; all other bands are peak filters. Individual bands can be switched on and off (click on the small green buttons!). It is available for…

FREE: Bee-Happy 550 V2 American Vintage EQ VST

Here’s an emulator of those punchy, saturated sounds vintage EQs are loved for. “I’d like to share my first creation in the VST world. It’s meant to be an emulation of a famous EQ (sure you can guess…). I just passed two weeks to check, tweak, compare, try and read forums and since I am…