A brand new completely free emulation of a popular high-end overdrive pedal, the Greed Smasher plug by Mercuriall Audio is allegedly 'precisely modelled' - and won't cost you a penny!
Looks like there is a new MIDI guitar system on the block and this one is designed from the ground up. These two companies both know a thing or two about each end of the system, so will this be the one?
TC has announced plug-in recreations of the original SCF, Booster, Dual EQ, Sustainer and XII Phaser guitar effects pedals that started the company off over 40 years ago.
Following on from the BIAS Distortion, Positive Grid have prepared another analogue/virtual hybrid pedal, this time geared towards delays.
The Spark gets an emulation of the classic Boss SD-1 pedal, and new celebrity presets as well as a drop in price till 19th February. Will that be enough to tempt new users to the platform?
If you want tight modern guitar tones for your DAW then this new Toneforge plug-in could be perfect for you.
Free guitar amp plugin for Mac and PC which looks very familiar indeed!
SSL's rack-mounted analogue summing mixer Sigma Delta was already an interesting product, but with the version 2.1 update, it's moved way ahead of the competition.
OK, you cannot always mic up a guitar amp at home. Here is my list of my favourite virtual guitar amps - best of all they all cost nothing!
Is this round 2 of the Apogee vs Focusrite Thunderbolt 'inter-face-off'? These new Element Thunderbolt interfaces almost mirror the Focusrite Clarett range.
If you are too embarrassed to strap on a plastic 1980's guitar but still need that sound then you can find it in Digitar from Puremagnetik.
Another old synth gets the Samples From Mars treatment and the Roland SH-5 is great sounding and often overlooked source of noises.
Novation have brought HUI connectivity to their Launch Control XL, adding Cubase, Logic and Pro Tools support on top of it's original purpose for Ableton. But is there enough on offer?
The two companies have officially announced their partnership and now we just have to wait and see what becomes of this collaboration.
New update for Logic Pro X sees improved stability and bug fixes, as well as a new automatic assignment of USB MIDI control devices.
Missing some synth brass or lush pads in your 80's pop revival band? Jax might be worth a stab.