Free Plugin – Eventide EQuivocate

The EQuivocate is a new EQ plugin from Eventide Audio & Newfangled Audio.  For a limited time, you can get this plugin for free! Perfect for mixing and mastering, EQuivocate’s auditory filters and match EQ functionality make it incredibly powerful, simple to use, and natural sounding. EQuivocate uses filters which are modeled on the human ear.  Each of the 26 critical bands tickles a different part of your inner ear, making any combination of settings sound as natural as possible. Combining this with a linear-phase… Read More »Free Plugin – Eventide EQuivocate

Free Plugin – Ozone Imager

The Ozone Imager is a free stereo imaging plugin from iZotope Inc.  This plugin is based on the stereo imager module from Ozone 7.  And while this standalone version may be slightly stripped down, it still offers the same high-quality stereo imaging as the full version. The Ozone Imager has a simple and easy to use interface which includes two control sliders (width & stereoize amount), a Vectorscope (with three visual metering options), and a Correlation Meter.  The width control controls how wide or narrow… Read More »Free Plugin – Ozone Imager

[Blog] Ten Free Plugins for Music Production

10 Free Plugins for Music Production

There are a lot of free plugins out on the market right now, and not all of them are the greatest of quality.  So I have compiled a list of 10 free plugins that I would have easily paid for.  All of these plugins are high quality and are offered at a price that can’t be beat.  So without further ado, let’s get on into the list! Klanghelm Audio – IVGI (VST/AU/RTAS/AAX, Win/Mac, 32/64-bit) This is a really nice saturation/distortion plugin that sounds great on… Read More »10 Free Plugins for Music Production

Free Plugin: Brainworx bx subfilter

What’s good everyone?  I have a free plugin for you and it is going to help you clean up your low end.  The plugin is the bx subfilter and it is a free plugin that borrows from the “Filter” section of its larger counterpart, the bx_subsynth. It’s the perfect plugin for anyone who loves the bx_subsynth’s unique approach to low-end filtering, but doesn’t need the subharmonic synthesis. Features: Tight Punch knob implements a resonant high pass filter that’s especially formulated for cutting problem frequencies in… Read More »Free Plugin: Brainworx bx subfilter

Free Beat Sayonara Artwork

Free Beat – Sayonara

I have a new free beat for you guys and it’s a good one! This is a bit of a hybrid beat that combines orchestral strings, electric guitar, and trap drums to create a lush and vibrant instrumental. So go on ahead and download this free beat and hit it with your best!  Then feel free to post a link to your version in the comments below.  I would love to listen to what everyone can come up with! Free download: Also, if you… Read More »Free Beat – Sayonara

Free Mid-Side Processing Macro Plugin

Free Mid-Side Processing Macro Plugin for Ableton Live

Hey everyone!  I created a free macro plugin in Ableton Live using only the stock plugins.  This is a mid-side processing macro plugin and it will be available for free download.  Here are the features of this mid-side processing macro plugin: Adjust the volume of the center/middle of the stereo field Adjust the volume of the sides of the stereo field Add low end frequencies to the center and sides, independently of one another Add high end frequencies to the center and sides, independently of… Read More »Free Mid-Side Processing Macro Plugin for Ableton Live

[Blog] Adding Movement using Auto Panning

Adding Movement with Auto Panning

Movement is a very important component when it comes to creating a dynamic mix.  Sometimes static panning doesn’t fit the mood and vibe that you may be looking for.  In this production tip I will show you how you can use auto panning in order to add movement to tracks.  I will be using the Cableguys Pancake 2 plugin, but you can use any auto panning plugin that you’d like. The first thing you will want to do is select the LFO pattern.  For the… Read More »Adding Movement with Auto Panning

[Blog] Free Plugin - Soundtoys Tremolator

Free Plugin: Soundtoys Tremolator

If you have been looking for a free versatile tremolo plugin, then I have good news for you!  As a part of their Black Friday and Cyber Monday sale, Soundtoys is offering their Tremolator plugin for FREE until November 30th, 2016. The Tremolator features: Analog-style tremolo models Adjustable tempos from super slow to ultra fast Individual input, output, rate, depth, groove, and accent knobs Auto-gate and Rhythm Editor functions Dynamics controls This plugin is great for getting that classic tremolo sound that you often hear… Read More »Free Plugin: Soundtoys Tremolator

[Blog] Free Plugin - Soundtoys Sie-Q

Free Plugin: Soundtoys Sie-Q

Soundtoys Sie-Q is the first dedicated equalizer plugin released by Soundtoys.  And for a limited time they are offering it for free! Sie-Q Features: Get airy top end with the super-smooth High band Accentuate or tame mid-range details with the switched Mid band Carve out some space or add rich bass with the Low band Push the Drive control to recreate the color of the original EQ I have been trying this plugin out for a little bit and I am really liking what I hear so far.  I… Read More »Free Plugin: Soundtoys Sie-Q

[Blog] Five Places to Find Free Sample Packs

Five Places to Find Free Sample Packs

They say you get what you pay for, but there are several exceptions to this rule.  Many sample companies are offering free sample packs and demo/taster packs.  These free sample packs usually ask for either an email address or some sort of social currency (a Facebook like, a SoundCloud follow, a Twitter follow, etc.), but it’s a pretty small price to pay for the quality content that they offer.  So without further ado, here are five places to find free high-quality sample packs that you… Read More »Five Places to Find Free Sample Packs