The Reverb FX plugin game is quite cluttered with options out there, with most of the recommendations costing a pretty penny. Of course, we all have our stock reverb in our DAW and in our opinion can get quite far with it if we take the time to learn them. However, there are always other options out there with either different sounds, feels or better options when it comes to … [Read more...] about The Best Free Reverb Effects Plugins
The world of music making FX is insane, but saturation in production for us was one of the most important breakthroughs we've ever had as musicians. It's hard to really identify . Heck, some hardware or even in-the-box FX plugins automatically subtle saturation to give it a "feel", or what some describe as "warmth", "analog". That's because back in the day (and still today of … [Read more...] about The Best Free Saturation Plugins for Music Production
Whether you're an actual composer or merely a musician who wants to extend their pallet of sounds, regardless of genre, grabbing a few of the best orchestral VST and having them in your back pocket can never do you wrong. In our opinion this is a VST instrument that really transcends types of music and can fit into the mold of any mood, feel or direction you're going. We'll be … [Read more...] about The Top 10 Best Orchestral VST Instrument Plugins
There's nothing like having some guitar sounds at our fingertips to add layers to our songs or even base an entire track around some chord strumming or leads. As seen in our best guitar VST plugins guide, these pieces of software can get pretty costly (especially if you're like us and tend to just buy a few on a whim without thinking twice -- they start to add up!). Today we're … [Read more...] about The Best Free Guitar VST Instrument Plugins
In 1996, the acronym 'VST' was introduced by Steinberg Media Technologies as a way of adding real time audio effects to audio tracks recorded on a computer. At the time, it was pretty unheard of. Nowadays, they're a staple-point of any musician working digitally. VST plug-ins are generally either instruments (VSTi) or effects (VSTx). … [Read more...] about What are VST Effects? What are the Different Types of VST FX?