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Fabfilter Pro-R Review

Postby awjoe » Thu Mar 09, 2017 7:26 pm

Just got my March SOS in the post and the first thing I read was Sam Inglis' Fabfilter Pro-R review. He described it perfectly, I think - it's a beautiful, powerful, easy-to-use tool that sounds great. (I just started using Pro-R the same day I read the article, so the timing was perfect.) The first thing I did with the plugin was put it up beside my Lexicon plugin in a mix I was doing, because I wanted to see how easy it would be to dial in the sound of the Lexicon plugin using the Pro-R. It was really easy. I couldn't nail it exactly, but that was due to user inexperience, not the plugin. However, when I got it as close as I could, I actually preferred the sound I was getting in the Fabfilter plugin, so it displaced the Lexicon. And I love Lexicon reverb. Very impressive.

Finally, an idea. What about an interview with people from Fabfilter? I am so impressed by Fabfilter stuff, and they're often my go-to plugin for standard jobs. (The exception would be Echoboy, which is my go-to for delay.) I would love to put a face, or faces, on the intelligence behind the Fabfilter plugin stable, and hear them talk about their approach and their work. Would that be too geeky? This geek would really enjoy it.
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Re: Fabfilter Pro-R Review

Postby Sam Inglis » Mon Mar 20, 2017 9:43 am

Thanks Joe -- it's great, isn't it!

You know, that's not a bad idea. I'll see what I can do...
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