14 Aug 2022 in StudioThis week’s collection of free plug-ins features DDSP-VST, a fascinating AI-based neural synthesizer that lets you control sounds with audio.
136 Results for "gain"
18 Feb 2022 in StudioHaave is like an equalizer which allows for multi-band transient shaping and thus deeper interventions compared to regular transient shapers.
04 Nov 2020 in GuitarBiffy Clyro's Simon Neil reveals the disctinctive new Booooom/Blast distortion fuzz pedal on Instagram, with and pre-orders starting on 6 November.
01 Jul 2020 in GuitarFrom "crystal clear" clean to full-on dirt, the EVH 5150III 15W LBX-S lunchbox amp head combines the best features of its predecessors, the LBX1 and LBX II.
20 May 2020 in SynthsA decent update for the Argon8 family of wavetable synthesizers brings in MPE support, a Polyphonic Step Sequencer, Envelope Curves, Gain Boost and a few other bits and pieces.
15 Mar 2020 in GuitarTwo boutique high-gain amp voices are now available for the Synergy Amps modular preamp system designed in conjunction with the legendary Reinhold Bogner.
20 Jan 2020 in GuitarFriedman has revealed the new Small Box in a pedal, based on the 50-watt amp of the same name format he boutique USA company. This pedal looks like it will be full of classic rock tones.
18 Jan 2020 in GuitarThe new AmpX from the German amp manufacturer Thomas Blug is in the tradition of its Amp1 - but has really interesting features that make the amp even more useful and versatile
20 Dec 2019 in GuitarAnanashead Effects Main Fuzz is a made-to-order fuzz pedal available in three distinct versions with clever features that make it eminently flexible. And it's built to last, too.
20 Dec 2019 in GuitarThe SMG Cock Blocker is an easy-to-use noise gate that keeps noise and hiss in a tight stranglehold with some clever circuitry - especially useful for high-gain playing.
18 Dec 2019 in GuitarThomann has a cracking deal on the all-tube Laney Cub12 combo. If you fancy some nice valve amp tones with and need a choice of output volumes, then this could be the deal for you.
19 Nov 2019 in GuitarThomann has great deal on the all tube 20 watt Marshall Origin 20H amp head and 20C Combo. This feature packed amp has all those classic British amp tones and is now at a bargain price
01 Nov 2019 in GuitarMooer's new Hornet White is based on its existing Hornet amp, just in white and with different amp models. How will this well-priced 15W practise amp handle the competition from IK, Blackstar et al.?
19 Sep 2019 in StudioNeed to boost the signal of your low-output dynamic or ribbon mic? The Klark Teknik Mic Booster CT 1 may be the cheapest microphone activator / in-line preamp yet.
18 Sep 2019 in GuitarThe new Mattoverse Electronics TremStortion combines a complex analogue tremolo with the option of running it through its own built-in distortion, making it a very interesting boutique mash up of effects.
27 Aug 2019 in GuitarThe new Lo-Fi Giant by Mid Valley FX is an oscillating (or non-oscillating!) boutique high gain fuzz that can dish out a ton of low-end filth and still cut through the mix. Bring it on!
19 Aug 2019 in GuitarNUX's new drive pedal, the Horseman, is based on the classic boutique Klon overdrive pedal - for way under 100 bucks. And this isn't just one Klon! It imitates both the Silver and Gold versions...
05 Aug 2019 in GuitarThe Marshall Plexi amp tone is associated with so many classic recordings - now Marshall aims to give you those tones at a far more manageable 20W with its new Studio Vintage SV20H amp head.
29 Jul 2019 in GuitarThe new Friedman BE 100 Deluxe is finally here - and it's a beast! New additions on this 100-Watt all-tube amp head include the Plexi Clean channel and Thump Knob. Can you tame this tone monster?
24 Jun 2019 in GuitarA Limited Anniversary Mod by Robert Keeley: The Maxon OD808-40K comes with more gain, heights and a hefty price tag. Sought-after collector's object or rip-off? You decide.
18 Jun 2019 in GuitarBecos Effects aims to give you a studio-grade compressor in a compact, pedalboard-friendly chassis with simple controls: Enter the CompIQ MINI ONE Pro Compressor pedal!