There’s a wealth of mastering software out there to suit all budgets and approaches. But which is for you? Hollin Jones shares his top 5…
bx_rockergain 100 is a simple and powerful amplifier plugin, perfect for creating heavy, earthquaking guitar sounds suited to rock and metal music-making with minimal noise.
'The bx_console SSL 9000 J was the missing link going hybrid and in the box. I have it across all my tracks.' - Michael Brauer, GRAMMYÂ® Award-winning mix engineer (Coldplay, John Mayer), 2020
Get the sound of a classic and highly exclusive mastering compressor and take control of your tracks. Plugin Alliance and Brainworx are on the case.
This plug-in for Mac and PC faithfully captures the sound, feel and styling of Focusrite's original iconic hardware '" and it's included for free with every Clarett and Red audio interface.
The first virtual instrument from FX specialists Brainworx is a recreation of a 70s classic. Here's what you need to know about bx_oberhausen VI.
Universal Audio tell us their upcoming UAD Software v8.5 will include Marshall JMP 2203 Guitar Amplifier, Oxford Envolution, and bx_digital V3 EQ plug-ins. Looks promising!
New UAD Software v8.3 includes two Ampeg SVT bass amplifier plug-ins from Brainworx, and the Tube-Tech EQ Plug-In Collection from Softube. Check out all the details below.
As well as offering a FREE stomp box plug-in (Brainworx bx_opto), Plugin Alliance have announced All Bundle V3.3 with 6 new products, bringing the powerhouse package to 48 plugins.
Digital is great, but if you encounter "harshness" when mastering over-compressed mixes, Brainworx bx_refinement is designed for you. bx_saturator V2 continues on from version 1 and adds new features.
Chandler Limited GAV19T Amplifier, bx_refinement, and bx_saturation plug-ins are now available on the UAD Powered Plug-Ins platform and they're retailing at $199 each.
Which plug-ins are essentials when mastering your music? Mo Volans reveals his 10 essential mastering plug-ins'"some of which you might not have come across
The way we find, buy and authorize audio plug-ins is changing. The iLok system, a long-standing method of authorizing software is being left behind by many developers. Enter Plugin Alliance!