Acoustica Audio Celestial

Acustica Audio Celestial Plugin is FREE until February 14th

Acustica Audio Celestial is a brand new mixing and mastering plugin that is based on an analog coloration unit from the UK. The plugin is designed to add tonal character, weight, and space to your mix bus or stereo stems. Acustica Audio has said that this product is so good that they considered offering it Read more about Acustica Audio Celestial Plugin is FREE until February 14th[…]

Native Instruments RAUM

Native Instruments RAUM Reverb Plugin is FREE This Holiday Season

Each year Native Instruments puts out a free plugin in December during the holiday season. Last year’s free plugin was the TK-01: a creative kick and bass sound designer that can be used with the free Reaktor Player. For this year’s free holiday gift Native Instruments is giving away a new reverb plugin called RAUM. Read more about Native Instruments RAUM Reverb Plugin is FREE This Holiday Season[…]

Waves Sibilance is FREE for Black Friday

Waves Sibilance is a new transparent vocal de-esser plugin that is free this Black Friday weekend!  This is a fantastic de-esser plugin that allows you to de-ess vocals in a very natural and organic sounding way. Sibilance features the following: Clever, fast, powerful de-esser specifically designed for vocals and voiceovers Smooth, glitch-free removal of harsh ‘s’ Read more about Waves Sibilance is FREE for Black Friday[…]

Free Plugin – Soundtoys Little Plate

Soundtoys Little Plate is a warm, rich, and spacious plate reverb plugin that takes inspiration from the original EMT 140 plate reverb.  For a limited time, you can get this great sounding reverb plugin for free!  If you need to hear it in action, here is a demonstration of the lush sound of the Little Read more about Free Plugin – Soundtoys Little Plate[…]

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 Read more about 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 Read more about Free Plugin – Ozone Imager[…]

3 Tips for Getting Better Mixes

Looking to become a better mixer or have better-sounding productions?  No matter what level you are at I believe there is always room for growth and improvement.  If you are like me then you are always looking for new and different ways to improve your workflow and create better-sounding mixes.  Over the years I have Read more about 3 Tips for Getting Better Mixes[…]

[Blog] Recording Automation in Ableton Live 9

Recording Automation in Ableton Live 9

Recording your own automation can be a great way to way help add a human feel to your tracks.  This is especially helpful in genres with a lot of heavily programmed instruments.  In Ableton Live recording automation can be done in either the arrangement view or session view.  And while the principle is the same, Read more about Recording Automation in Ableton Live 9[…]

[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 Read more about 10 Free Plugins for Music Production[…]

[Blog] Volume Automation in Ableton Live 9

Volume Automation in Ableton Live 9

Automation is a very powerful tool in Ableton Live.  Volume automation, in particular, can be a quick and easy way to add dynamics and interest to a song.  It is also a good way to help smooth out dynamic performances (i.e. vocals) without having to rely on a heavy use of compression. There are a Read more about Volume Automation in Ableton Live 9[…]