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DDMF Metaplugin 3

Plug-in Chainer [Mac & Windows]
By Matt Houghton

Here, Metaplugin has been used with its bundled multiband splitter to create a  four-band saturator, with separate instances of Klanghelm's freeware IVGI2 plug-in. When using the splitter, the signal can be recombined by dragging multiple outputs to a  single input.Here, Metaplugin has been used with its bundled multiband splitter to create a four-band saturator, with separate instances of Klanghelm's freeware IVGI2 plug-in. When using the splitter, the signal can be recombined by dragging multiple outputs to a single input.

I was surprised to find out just how many years ago it was that I first checked out DDMF's Metaplugin — my review appeared way back in SOS May 2011. Since then, this most handy of problem-solving plug-ins has matured considerably. Not only is the interface more user-friendly, but this VST/AU/AAX/RTAS plug-in (for Mac/Windows) is now capable of hosting VST2, VST3 and AU plug-ins, bit-bridging, and up to 4x oversampling for the whole plug-in chain being hosted. It can also deliver DAW automation data to any parameter of any of the hosted plug-ins, and supports DAW plug-in delay compensation. And what's more, Metaplugin itself isn't all you get, because bundled with it are three other utility plug-ins that can be used either in your DAW's insert slots or within Metaplugin: the M-S encoder/decoder and multiband splitter came with the...

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Published January 2020