VocAlign Ultra introduces pitch alignment and many workflow improvements to Synchroarts' antidote to tedious vocal and instrument editing.
Apogee and Bob Clearmountain team up for a channel strip plug-in that brings the essentials without much of a learning curve.
Neural DSP's latest plugin bundle Archetype: Gojira allows you to get those Joe Duplantier's tones and pitch shifting effects.
Softube is giving the minimum phase algorithm from the Weiss EQ1 digital mastering equalizer a plug-in treatment.
Harrison presents a well thought-out take on bass processing that makes dialing in low-end like the pros a little bit easier.
Antelope fills the last empty niche in its product offering with an attempt to to one-up and out-innovate the Universal Audio Apollo Solo.
Apple is said to be bringing back all kinds of stuff that made the Mac great, with a bit of innovation on the side.
Brainworx is putting a bunch of classic API 500-series modules in your DAW using the familiar virtual rack format: the Lindell Audio 50 Series in software.
SonEQ 2 lets you combine 4 EQ modules and 1 preamp module in any order you wish, with up to 16 modules possible at once.
The Toneforge Jeff Loomis plug-in by Joey Sturgis Tones was developed in collaboration with famed metal producer Jens Bogren and guitarist Jeff Loomis.
Need yet another compressor? Yes. Schlap is a modern take on old RMS detection comps with a characterful, aggressive sound and versatile applications.
Antelope Audio and Thomann have attractive deals on four Synergy Core interfaces with discounts and freebies thrown in.
Filtryg is a dual multimode filter plug-in with plenty of modulation and MIDI playability - packaged behind a swish GUI that looks fun to use.
2020 saw wonderful software by Korg, Roland, Softube, Audiomodern, Cherry Audio GranuRise, Klevgränd, Matt Tytel, Mike Moreno DSP and Newfangled Audio.
Plugin Alliance is emulating The Oven, a USD 6500 (!) saturation processor built by Hendy Amps for mastering engineer Maor Appelbaum.
Goliath grows: V2 of Tone Empire's plug-in has 4 types of analog-modeled saturation, a parametric EQ, and a 1176-based FET compressor in one plug-in.