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Unfiltered Audio Unveils World’s Most Advanced Multi-Band Plugin
Get control over your sounds in ways you never thought possible with this new plugin that advances the Build Your Own Modular Effect system.
Jun. 11, 2019
Klevgrand Upgrades Korvpressor For Mac, PC And iOS To v2.0
Klevgrand has upgraded Korvpressor with a bunch of handy new parameters and a set of factory presets. Here's what's new.
May. 22, 2019
Multiband Compression: What It Is & Why It’s Useful
Multiband compression can be one of the lesser-understood types of processing but used correctly, it's one of the most powerful ways to control a mix. Joe Albano explains how and when to use it.
Jan. 23, 2019
How To Achieve Really Punchy Drum Tracks Using Doubled Up Compression
Drums, basses and other sounds can really shine and stand out when you apply the correct amount and type of compression. Joe Albano shows you how this works in practice.
Nov. 13, 2018
Overloud Comp670 Recreates Iconic, Rare Tube Compressor Limiter
Overloud Comp670 is a recreation of a very rare legendary tube compressor. It has a unique and distinctive tone thanks to large amount of transformers in the signal chain which gives it a warm tone.
Oct. 23, 2018
Understanding Logic Pro's Compressors And Their Common Features
Although Logic Pro comes with 7 different compressor models they share some common tools and features. Joe Albano explains how to recognise them and speed up your workflow.
Oct. 20, 2018
Why Some Compressors Don’t Need Lots Of Controls
Compression is a staple of the production process, but why do compressors offer such a variety of controls? Joe Albano explains why sometimes less is more.
Jul. 2, 2018
Get The FET-A76 Legendary Compressor Sound In Your Productions
Join Alex Solano as he explores Antelope Audio's DSP-powered emulations of classic compressors, starting with the sought-after FET-A76.
Jun. 3, 2018
Ableton Announce Transient Machines Max For Live Devices by Surreal Machines
This new Live Pack from Surreal Machines brings multi-band transient shaping to Ableton Live. Full details
DJ & Live Performance
Nov. 1, 2016
Tutorial + Download: Multiband Mid/Side Compressor Mastering Rack For Ableton Live
So you want a free Ableton Live rack that features a multiband mid/side compressor ideal for mastering? You're in the right place. Here's how to use it, build it... and you can download it for free!
Oct. 6, 2016
Waves Audio eMo D5 Dynamics Plugin: 5-in-1 Multi-Dynamics with Parallel Detection
Waves tell us the eMo D5 is not just one dynamics plug-in... it's essentially a 5-in-1 dynamics processors with DeEsser, pre/post compressor routing, zero latency and much more. Check out the video...
Sep. 11, 2015
FabFilter Releases FabFilter Pro-C 2 Compressor Plug-In
FabFilter Pro-C 2 is a big update to one of the most popular audio compressor plug-ins ever. There's five new compression styles and plenty of new features. Check out the video below for more info.
Aug. 26, 2015
Audio Compressor Plugin Comparisons: Do You Really Need More Than One?
Do you really need lots of software compressors? Jay Asher provides audio examples along with his years of experience to investigate whether hardware emulating compressors are really all that unique.
Aug. 23, 2015
Blue Cat Audio Releases MB-7 Mixer 2.5
Blue Cat Audio MB-7 Mixer owners: version 2.5 is out with a plethora of new features, like external side chain input and it's a free update. For new users, it's a good time to join the party.
Apr. 29, 2015
Mixing Tips: Dynamic EQ, Your New Best Friend
Finding it hard to tame the sounds in your mix? Hitting your head against a sonic brick wall? Here's some timely advice from Paul Wickliffe on using de-essers, side chain limiters and more to help.
Jun. 25, 2014
Building a Multiband Compressor in Bitwig Studio
Multiband compressors have many uses in the mixing and mastering stages. In this tutorial, Gary Hiebner delves into how to build your own in Bitwig Studio using its bundles FX Layer.
Jun. 3, 2014
Review: FabFilter Pro-MB
Hollin Jones thinks FabFilter's Pro-MB "is the most intuitive and powerful multiband compressor [he has] ever used." Find out what makes this compressor plugin shine in our review.
Nov. 28, 2013
Get Unstuck with Ableton Live 9’s Glue Compressor
Need to bring the elements of your mix together and create a tighter, more cohesive sound? Of course you do! Gary Hiebner’s demonstration of Live 9’s Glue Compressor will have you stuck on it for good
May. 15, 2013
Creating Dynamic Sounds Using Multi-Band FX in Ableton Live
Dust off and shake up your sounds with this excellent tutorial by Noah Pred. Discover how to add some dynamism using multi-band FX in Ableton Live.
Jan. 4, 2013
Review: McDSP ML4000 ML4
Many DAWs come with a bundled Multi-band compressor… David Earl puts the McDSP ML4000 ML4 through its paces and discovers there's more to this plug-in than meets the eye.
Aug. 10, 2012
Tips For Using NI’s Vintage Compressors
Next time you're looking for a compressor with character to use on your tracks, open up NI's Komplete 8 and check out the 3 vintage compressors. Mo Volans shares tips to get great results from these.
May. 1, 2012
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