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Focusrite Offers GROW And LEVELS Plug-Ins From Mastering The Mix - For Free
Members of the Plug-In Collective community can get free access to these two software tools from 10th January through 7th March. Here's how to get the deal.
Jan. 10, 2019
Soundmagic Releases Piano One Version 5.0 - For Free
Using the same engine as the company's commercial products, Piano One has over a million free downloads to date, and counting. Grab version 5 here.
Jan. 9, 2019
Yes, These Free Games From Klevgrand Really Do Run As Plugins In Your DAW
Try to get any work done with these retro arcade games flashing away in your DAW - we challenge you!
Dec. 18, 2018
Soundation, Online DAW, Reveals New Studio And Design Plus 300% Performance Boost
A major upgrade to the free online DAW and music making system brings huge performance gains, as well as new features and capabilities. Here's all the details.
Dec. 13, 2018
Amped Studio 2.0 Is A Browser-Based DAW That's Free To Use, Supports Virtual Instruments
'Compose with your voice' using sophisticated pitch- and beat-to-MIDI features that quickly turn your vocal ideas into songs. Amped Studio 2 is free to use.
Oct. 30, 2018
Buy a UAD Apollo Twin or Arrow Interface, Get Free Neve, Lexicon, Fender, & UA Plug‑Ins
A purchase of UAD's interfaces will get you a bunch of free plugins - and you can even substitute any you already own. Here's the details.
Oct. 26, 2018
The 5 Best Dynamic EQ Plugins (2 Are FREE!)
Beef up your production toolkit with these excellent dynamic EQ plugins. Here's why you should - and how to get some of them for free.
Jul. 8, 2018
GarageBand 10.3 Released With New Drummers, Free Artist Tutorial Videos
The app is free and now so too are the downloadable artist piano and guitar tutorial videos. There's no reason not to grab this great update today!
Jun. 22, 2018
Imaginando Releases Free Delay Modulator Plugin, DYLM
Imaginando's latest VST / AU effect is a delay modulator, and it's completely free! Check out the details here and download it today.
Mar. 8, 2018
How To Quickly Create Chords In FREE HALion Sonic SE Sampler Instrument
HALion Sonic SE comes with Cubase but it's also available free for other DAWs. Matt Hepworth shows you how to quickly assign single notes to play complex chords in this short video.
Oct. 22, 2017
Soundbridge Preview, A Free Cloud Or App-Based DAW For The Future
It's in its infancy, but Soundbridge could be the next big thing: a local or cloud-based DAW that is, for now at least, completely free to use. Matt Vanacoro is suitably impressed.
Jun. 14, 2017
55 Top FREE Instrument & Synth Plugins
There are some amazing free plugin and standalone software instruments out there, if only you could find them. Luckily we have compiled a list of the top 55 - so now you can!
The Editorial Team
Mar. 18, 2017
Add Warmth & Width To Your Mix with Audified STA Delay For Free
To celebrate our one year anniversary, we're offering the warm tube STA Delay Plug-in from Audified for FREE (normally $49). You can't get it free anywhere else. Here's a video showing it in action.
Aug. 6, 2016
Essential Free Effect Plug-Ins for Electronic Producers
There's no reason why select free effect plug-ins can't be every bit as important in your arsenal of music trickery. With so many free plug-ins to choose from Noah Pred recommends 3 for EDM producers.
Jan. 24, 2014
Ultimate Guide to FREE Mixing and Filter Plug-Ins Every Producer Needs
In the mixing stage? Need some different audio plug-ins for filtering? Darren Burgos shares his list of ultimate freebie audio plug-ins to add to your collection.
Aug. 9, 2013
Contest: WIN Rob Papen eXplorer II
In conjunction with AskAudio Magazine, we're thrilled to be offering two lucky readers the chance to win a copy of Rob Papen's eXplorer II bundle! Simply comment to have a chance to win!
Jul. 15, 2013
10 Free Plug-ins for Pro Tools 10
Just because it's free doesn't mean it isn't valuable! And the same goes for plug-ins! Mike Watkinson finds 10 free plug-in gems for use in Avid's Pro Tools 10 DAW.
May. 1, 2013
5 Free AudioPlug-ins You Really Should Know About
Visiting the music studio of a friend often results in a plug-in comparison conversation. Not all plug-ins will empty your wallet or bank account though, as G. W. Childs discovers in this article
G.W. Childs IV
Mar. 9, 2013
8 Awesome Free Audio Plug-in Synths for Mac Musicians
It’s that time of year - your wallet rinsed by the holiday season, and nothing inspirational under the tree. So, find yourself a bargain or two, and maybe reinvigorate your inner composer...
Jan. 1, 2013
Review: kHs ONE (And a Special Offer for MPVHub Readers)
Some software synths rely on endless LFOs and complex filters, but don’t get close to creating a wonderful sound... not so for Kilohearts’ ONE! G. W. Childs discovers more.
G.W. Childs IV
Dec. 13, 2012
Review: Low Cost Metering Options
You don't have to mortgage your home to buy good metering tool these days. Mike Watkinson rounds up some freebies and economical plug-ins that every producer needs in the studio.
Feb. 12, 2012
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