RZ062 is a faithful recreation of a valve EQ that was made by Siemens in the 1950s — or rather, of two different valve EQs, because Audified have modelled both ‘A’ and ‘B’ versions of this processor as separate plug-ins.
We’re used to seeing convolution technology in plug-ins, but recent years have seen this increasingly appearing in hardware form. DigiTech’s take on this is a compact stompbox-format dual-channel cabinet emulator.
Leapwing Audio are new Belgian plug-in developers. CenterOne is a ‘spatial’ plug-in that doesn’t use M-S techniques at all, relying instead on sophisticated panning and spatial manipulation algorithms.