Sinevibes has introduced Extremum, a new effects processor for OS X (AU).
According to the company, Extremum was built with one huge goal: ‘to turn even the most simple sounds into insanely interesting, tonally rich and exciting new materia’l.
Extremum features a collection of phaser, chorus and filter algorithms, comprised of up to 256 stages and 16 feedback lines – all of which apply radical but finely controllable transformations. To take it even further, Extremum has its own tempo-synchronised modulator with multiple waveforms, variable lag and chaos. Continue reading
Developer Johannes Taelman has introduced Axoloti, an open platform that lets you create custom hardware synthesizers and audio processing systems. Continue reading
XILS-Lab has introduced Vocoder 5000 – a new software vocoder, for Mac & Windows.
Vocoder 5000 is inspired by the EMS Flagship Vocoder ( EMS 5000 -1976, one of the most complex and powerful analog vocoders ever built). Continue reading
Kush has introduced Tweaker – a sidechain shaping compressor that they say combines ‘an old soul with a post-modern brain’.
Tweaker expands the range and function of its traditional compressor controls, then adds ‘Sidechain Shaper’ section which allows you to select and shape what the compressor ‘sees’ and therefore how it responds—from simple HPFs to complex and flexible multi-shelving filters.
Kush’s Gregory Scott says “This box creates a wider array of effects than any other compressor ever made”. Continue reading
Dreadbox has introduced Epsilon – a new envelope filter distortion effects pedal.
- Full Analog with only
- Through Hole components
- Tube sound Distortion
- Envelope Generator for any CV Input
- State variable Resonating Filter
- Momentary Gate activation switch
- Works with guitar, bass, synthesizers
- Knobs: Cut off / Resonance / Low Pass-Band Pass setting /Gain / Volume / Low-High Gain setting / Attack / Release / Depth / Sensibility
MOD Kits DIY has introduced The Wave, a stand-alone, tube-driven analog spring reverb unit kit.
The Wave can be used in front of your guitar amp or as a line-level analog reverb effect for the studio. Two controls allow you to serve up a wide range of wetness from just a touch to ‘over the top psychedelia’. The “dwell” control adjusts the input signal level driving the tank and the “reverb” control adjusts the level of output reverberations from the tank. Continue reading
Softube has released Saturation Knob as a free download.
Saturation Knob can be used in any VST, Audio Units or AAX host—and also as a Rack Extension in Propellerhead’s Reason—on both Mac and Windows platforms.
Saturation Knob has previously been available exclusively for Presonus Studio One and Pro Tools users,
For VST, AAX and Audio Units, Saturation Knob is part of the installer package, which includes all Softube plug-ins. Continue reading
Softube has introduced Mutronics Mutator – a software version of the classic hardware filter effect.
Here’s the official intro video: Continue reading