December 5th, 2017 by Rick Slater
Michael Brauer has teamed up with Waves to create a new plugin that aims to take panning to the next level.
Based on the rare FS1 Cyclosonic panner from Songbird, a novel signal processor that could produce 360 degrees of panning using just two speakers, Brauer Motion represents the next Read more...
November 9th, 2016 by Rick Slater
bx_console brings to DAWs the classic sound of the Neve VXS console.
Debates over the sound quality of digital vs. analog may be nothing new, but with bx_console, Brainworx and Plugin Alliance have taken a novel approach to bridging the divide.
With this fully-featured, one-stop channel strip, they’ve attempted Read more...
July 21st, 2016 by Rick Slater
The on-line tutorial for The Cargo Cult’s Slapper introduces this plugin as a “multi-tap delay which can be hardware controlled and has freakish potential for sound design.”
Truer words have never been spoken! Well, they probably have, but it really is true: Slapper’s power as a radical sound design tool Read more...
February 11th, 2016 by Rick Slater
elysia nvelope from Plugin Alliance.
It took all of five minutes for me to realize that with this transient shaping plug-in I could rule the world.
elysia’s nvelope from Plugin Alliance is a very powerful tool, allowing you to go as far as removing all ambience from a track, should Read more...
October 21st, 2015 by Rick Slater
Under the hood of the Manley Variable Mu
In November 2014, when Universal Audio announced that it would release a new software version of the Manley Variable Mu compressor, SonicScoop quickly covered this new design with in-depth behind the scenes story called “How the Emulation Is Made”.
Now, approaching its Read more...