The new Eighteen is a combined mic preamp and EQ which pays homage to preamp designs based on classic Melcor op amps.
An upgrade to Acustica's well-received mastering plug-in adds more processing options and higher-resolution controls.
If your music-making workflow is centred on an iOS device, you can now pick up FabFilter's plug-in suite in app form for a fraction of the price of their desktop counterparts.
Front DAW is a very affordable analogue console emulation plug-in for Mac and Windows, compatible with VST, VST3, AAX and AU hosts.
Once again, Soma bring us an instrument like no other...
With its ability to deliver anything from super-subtle saturation to downright despicable distortion, could this be the only valve preamp you'll ever need?
McDSP's revolutionary APB‑16 promises to combine the sound of analogue compression with the convenience of plug-ins. Is it all too good to be true?
Clearmountain's Domain plug-in offers DAW-based producers digital access to the mix engineer's favourite processes and acoustic spaces.
UK company Sonnox were showing their just-released Oxford Drum Gate at AES — an 'intelligent' gate plug-in for cleaning up drum tracks.
SOS gets a look at CEDAR's new eight-channel noise supressor, which is due to ship shortly.
Nugen Audio's Sigmod can now host VST2 and AU plug-ins alongside its flexible routing and processing capabilities.
SOS News Editor Matt Bell chats to DPW's Dan Wahlbeck at SynthFest UK in Sheffield about his latest unconventional Eurorack processing modules.
Recent PreSonus interfaces can interface between a CV-based modular system and a DAW. Lee from PreSonus shows SOS's Paul White how.
SOS's Paul White gets a demo of the Logan overdrive pedal from German company KMA at SynthFest UK 2019.
See and hear an early prototype of this new guitar pedal in action at SynthFest UK 2019!
Conventional compressors or expanders are not always suitable for tackling issues that affect only one part of the frequency spectrum, which is where multiband solutions like Pompeii come in very useful.
Submarine's role in life is to add natural-sounding sub-bass content by generating frequencies that are one octave and two octaves lower than the input signal.
The Quad Peak Animation System, aka QPAS, is a filter aimed primarily at stereo imaging and animation.
Thanks to its multi-axis approach, Planar 2 offers much more than traditional joystick controller designs.
This all-analogue processor is designed to massage, mangle and mutilate your audio.