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Re: What's the go to replacement for Magic A/B

Postby desmond » Tue Sep 29, 2020 11:25 am

It's on sale now at $49 +vat.
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Re: What's the go to replacement for Magic A/B

Postby desmond » Wed Sep 30, 2020 2:03 pm

Additional voucher code: "MEGA-SALE-20OFF" takes it down to $36 +VAT
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Re: What's the go to replacement for Magic A/B

Postby G-Doubleyou » Wed Sep 30, 2020 7:59 pm

Wow, didn't even notice their Splice transition.

I still have Magic A/B, think I keep using it until I can't.

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Re: What's the go to replacement for Magic A/B

Postby Hazer » Wed Sep 30, 2020 9:00 pm

desmond wrote:Additional voucher code: "MEGA-SALE-20OFF" takes it down to $36 +VAT

Holy s**t Desmond this is fantastic thanks so much !!!

EDIT : Voucher worked epic many thanks, although now their site is hanging and I cannot even access the download lool
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Re: What's the go to replacement for Magic A/B

Postby AlasdairEaston » Thu Oct 01, 2020 8:47 am

Thank you everyone, I just bagged this. I've had my eye on it for a while but it was too expensive at full price. For $36 though it looks like a steal.

The download and install worked fine for me. Just about to try it out.

Thanks again,
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Re: What's the go to replacement for Magic A/B

Postby ore_terra » Thu Oct 01, 2020 9:36 am

one more over here :lol: :lol:

looks great. the youtube video sold it to me
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Re: What's the go to replacement for Magic A/B

Postby Martin Walker » Thu Oct 01, 2020 2:02 pm

Every time Plugin Alliance have a sale (which seems to be almost every day ;) ) I look at the sale prices and think just how ridiculously high the 'normal' prices are.

I've bought about 30 plug-ins from PA over they years, but every one at sale prices (typically 80% off), and I don't know anyone who has ever bought at full whack.

It's a funny old approach to pricing :beamup:


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Re: What's the go to replacement for Magic A/B

Postby Dr Huge Longjohns » Thu Oct 01, 2020 4:04 pm

You could say the same about Waves, but they sting you for their updates of course.
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Re: What's the go to replacement for Magic A/B

Postby Hazer » Thu Oct 01, 2020 6:38 pm

This plugin is really far more than I expected and at the discount price (£28 showing on my credit card), it's a total bargain.

I just literally wanted to quickly switch between the mix and the reference but to be able to isolate regions like bass, mids etc and then have the spectrum reference to show you what's going on is extremely useful.

I'm actually using the track I sent to an engineer and one of the versions he sent to me to compare and there's two things I've found. My version with no 'mixing' is actually surprisingly close to his version on a range of elements snares, some synth parts.

His version has a boosted low end around 40-50 so I simply just EQ'd in a boost in that region to match what the analyser was doing and guess what sounds very similar indeed! Matter of a couple of minutes.
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Re: What's the go to replacement for Magic A/B

Postby BJG145 » Thu Oct 01, 2020 6:44 pm

Great to get your feedback on this, glad you're finding it useful. :thumbup:

(Well spotted Desmond.)
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Re: What's the go to replacement for Magic A/B

Postby desmond » Thu Oct 01, 2020 6:50 pm

It's a really good plug. Sure, there's nothing here that you couldn't achieve with other tools, but there's something to be said for engineering good solutions to common problems with an appropriate and accessible toolset.

Its not $199 good, but it's certainly $36 good, imo...
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Re: What's the go to replacement for Magic A/B

Postby Hazer » Thu Oct 01, 2020 7:01 pm

desmond wrote:It's a really good plug. Sure, there's nothing here that you couldn't achieve with other tools, but there's something to be said for engineering good solutions to common problems with an appropriate and accessible toolset.

Its not $199 good, but it's certainly $36 good, imo...

Yes I forgot to mentioned the one button level match as well. Simple and effective 10/10 thanks a lot Desmond for both the heads up and the further voucher :clap: :clap: :clap:
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