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SamplesJune 5, 2022
Pulsar Audio 1178 v1.2.4

Pulsar Audio 1178 v1.2.4

Pulsar 1178 is an audio plug-in (VST/VST3/AU/AAX) that meticulously recreates the original 1178 hardware compressor in its tonal color and compression character, while adding several additional features, turning it into a very versatile compressor for tracking and mixing. [...]
FX for PCJune 5, 2022
Pulsar Audio Mu v1.3.4

Pulsar Audio Mu v1.3.4

The most faithful emulation of a modern yet legendary tube compressor/limiter – perfect glue for mixing and mastering. There are several reasons to use a variable-bias tube compressor. One is the exceptional compression transparency that this kind of compressor can achieve, even when pushed into extreme gain reduction. Another – and perhaps the most common – is their ability to add cohesion or [...]
FX for PCJune 5, 2022
Pulsar Audio Smasher v1.2.4

Pulsar Audio Smasher v1.2.4

Smasher is an unprecedented custom modification of the classic Urei 1176 compressor circuit, a unique formula that we stumbled upon while fine-tuning other algorithms. [...]
FX for PCMay 25, 2022
Sonible smartComp v1.2.0

Sonible smartComp v1.2.0

smart:comp is the latest addition to the product line of A.I. powered plug-ins by sonible. This unique spectro-dynamic compressor finds the parameters for well-balanced compression results in just a few seconds. Through frequency-selective processing, smart:comp also ensures unparalleled transparency. With this multidimensional approach, compression has evolved to the next level. [...]
FX for PCMay 2, 2022
Sly-Fi Digital Deflector v1.1.0

Sly-Fi Digital Deflector v1.1.0

There seem to be two types of mix engineers: those who own a pair of the original units this plug is inspired by, and those who want to. I can't give you the original, but I can give you my twisted take on it. For starters, I tweaked the distortions to make them fuzzier, because I have a fondness for dirt & grime. I added a 250Hz sidechain HPF option which leaves all bass frequencies [...]
FX for PC / FX for MacMay 2, 2022
Nomad Factory Bus Driver v1.0.4.1

Nomad Factory Bus Driver v1.0.4.1

Bus Driver is an optical compressor that provides a wide range of compression effects, reminiscent of the best vintage compressors made in the ‘60s. Compression is one of those studio processes that is all too often taken for granted and not usually used to its full potential. Today’s producers think nothing of inserting compressors on every single channel of their DAW when mixing, but old school [...]
FX for PCApril 4, 2022
Native Instruments Supercharger GT v1.4.2

Native Instruments Supercharger GT v1.4.2

SUPERCHARGER GT injects white-hot tube compression into anything it touches. Easily sculpt your tracks with rich, harmonically-driven sound. Loaded with additional saturation and character controls for detailed tweaking, SUPERCHARGER GT goes beyond compression to shift your inspiration into overdrive. [...]
FX for PCMarch 25, 2022
PSPaudioware PSP Impressor v1.0.0

PSPaudioware PSP Impressor v1.0.0

The PSP Impressor is an incredibly accurate, a fully-featured, high-precision compressor designed to process whole mixes, busses or single tracks. PSP Impressor emulates the magical classic characteristics of compressors with valve and opto-electronic circuits as well as classic modern compressors. PSP Impressor also features a highly configurable side-chain. The side-chain filter has a [...]
FX for PC / FX for MacMarch 24, 2022
Initial Audio IA-LA1 Compressor v1.2.0

Initial Audio IA-LA1 Compressor v1.2.0

Our IA-LA1 compressor plugin is designed to be super responsive. It comes with a transparent algorithm that introduces no distortion or artefacts. But if colouration is required we have the THD control, which introduces a gentle dynamic distortion adding extra warmth and depth. [...]
FX for PC / FX for MacMarch 23, 2022
Tone Empire Firechild v1.5.0

Tone Empire Firechild v1.5.0

The Firechild aims to emulate the characteristics of the King of Compressors from the 1950s. The vintage units are variable-mu type compressors, which use the vacuum tubes for reduction of gain right in the audio signal path, (no re-routing to a compression circuit) [...]
FX for PCJanuary 19, 2022
PSPaudioware PSP oldTimer v2.2.0

PSPaudioware PSP oldTimer v2.2.0

PSP oldTimer a vintage-style compressor designed for track or program compression and limiting. Our goal in developing these plug-ins has been to provide you with versatile compressors that offer detailed control and an exceptionally musical sound. PSP oldTimer plug-ins are not based on any specific hardware, rather they are inspired by vintage circuits and we designed them to emulate our [...]
FX for PCJanuary 19, 2022
PSPaudioware PSP oldTimerMB v1.2.0

PSPaudioware PSP oldTimerMB v1.2.0

PSP oldTimerMB is a vintage-style multi-band compressor designed for demanding track processing, buss and mix compression, and mastering. (VST, VST3, AudioUnit, AAX and RTAS plug-in) Our aim in developing this plug-in was to design a high end multi-band processor based on the algorithm from our best-selling PSP oldTimer compressor. The result is a musical and warm sounding processor with a range [...]
FX for PCJanuary 18, 2022
PSPaudioware PSP VintageWarmer2 v2.10.1

PSPaudioware PSP VintageWarmer2 v2.10.1

PSP VintageWarmer2 (plug-in AudioUnit, VST, VST3, RTAS for Mac OSX (Universal Binary); VST3, VST and RTAS for Windows; VST, RTAS and MAS for Mac OS Classic) is a high-quality digital simulation of an analog-style, a single- or multi-band compressor/limiter. It combines rich, warm analog processing with a straightforward user interface, and comes with a comprehensive library of presets. [...]
FX for PCJanuary 18, 2022
PSPaudioware PSP FETpressor v1.2.0

PSPaudioware PSP FETpressor v1.2.0

PSP FETpressor is a FET feedback type compressor plug-in. It’s designed to provide accurate, almost instant compression with lots of character. Great for vocals, guitars, bass, drums, and whenever a classic 1970s-style FET compressor is needed. [...]
FX for PCJanuary 18, 2022
PSPaudioware PSP BussPressor v1.1.1

PSPaudioware PSP BussPressor v1.1.1

PSP BussPressor is a compressor optimized for group and master buss processing. It combines the sound of classic VCA compression with wide tuning capabilities. Extra controls allow you to adjust a side chain high pass filter or apply parallel compression. It’s also worth mentioning that the PSP BussPressor is part of our series Zero Latency Processing plug-ins; no additional latency is critical [...]
FX for PCNovember 23, 2021
Cytomic The Glue v1.5.0

Cytomic The Glue v1.5.0

The Glue is an analog modeled compressor plug-in based on The classic 80's British big console buss compressor with some additional features. It uses the same high quality algorithms used in circuit simulation packages but optimised for real time use. It's quick and easy to use and has an uncluttered interface. [...]
FX for PCOctober 27, 2021
VoosteQ Material Comp v1.5.0e

VoosteQ Material Comp v1.5.0e

A cutting-edge compressor that is equipped with ”DFP(Division of Force Processing)” a technology that VoosteQ spent 3 years developing to thoroughly reproduce the nuances of an analog circuit. Mastering grade signal processing technology can be achieved with an extremely low CPU load. The internal processing is fully 64 bit and produces sounds with unbelievable transparency. [...]
FX for PCSeptember 29, 2021
Solid State Logic Native Bus Compressor 2 v1.0.0.55

Solid State Logic Native Bus Compressor 2 v1.0.0.55

The centre section compressor from SSL’s 1980’s G Series analogue console is an audio production legend. It is the secret behind countless classic recordings. It is a simple unit with a simple purpose; it makes complete mixes sound bigger, with more power, punch and drive. It brings cohesion and strength to your mix without compromising clarity. [...]
FX for PCSeptember 25, 2021
u-he Presswerk v1.1.5

u-he Presswerk v1.1.5

Presswerk is a powerful dynamics processor with a musical soul. An easy-to-use interface and a rich feature set give you hands-on control over all details of your sound. Presswerk doesn't emulate famous compressors, it blends the warmth of classic hardware models with developments that are only possible in the digital domain. [...]
FX for PCSeptember 25, 2021
Kush Audio AR-1 v1.0.7

Kush Audio AR-1 v1.0.7

AR-1 is a variable-mu tube compressor whose roots are in the raucous sound of the rockin’ American 50’s, yet it enjoys a posh, tea-sipping British image thanks to its use at Abbey Road Studios in late 60’s, notably on the later Beatles and earlier Pink Floyd records. Kush painstakingly captured the sweet breakup of AR-1’s beefy tubes being driven into the dirt, then added more than a half dozen [...]
FX for PCSeptember 25, 2021
Kush Audio SILIKA v1.1.0

Kush Audio SILIKA v1.1.0

After 9 years in the plugin game, Kush can finally say without exaggeration that, at least for one particular flavor of vintage compressors that clip beautifully, we have completely closed the Analog/Digital gap. SILIKA is not ‘close’, it’s not ‘different but just as good’. It’s ‘Sonically Identical’ to the types of hardware it’s modeled after. [...]
FX for PCSeptember 21, 2021
Audiority LDC2-Compander v1.2.0

Audiority LDC2-Compander v1.2.0

LDC2 is an analog modelled optical compressor and expander with exchangeable optical circuits, solid-state preamplifier and output stage, giving you a unique compression character. [...]
FX for PCSeptember 16, 2021
Korneff Audio Pawn Shop Comp v2.1.0

Korneff Audio Pawn Shop Comp v2.1.0

The Pawn Shop Comp 2.1 is a professional tool that will make a huge difference in the quality and impact of your mixes. It sounds great on any sound source and in virtually any application. [...]
FX for PCJuly 30, 2021
Solid State Logic LMC+ v1.0.0.11 x64

Solid State Logic LMC+ v1.0.0.11 x64

Classic SSL LMC compression + new creative tools. The LMC+ Plug-in brings a new and significantly enhanced version of the classic SSL Listen Mic Compressor as originally found in the centre section of the legendary SL 4000E console to your DAW, with a range of new creative tools for artists, producers and engineers. [...]
FX for PC / FX for MacJune 11, 2021
Klanghelm DC8C v3.3.2 x64

Klanghelm DC8C v3.3.2 x64

DC8C is one of the most flexible compressors around. While making a lot of different compression styles possible, it's general nature may be described as: clear, smooth, open, distinct. [...]