On the lookout for a good track compressor

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Starship Krupa
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Re: On the lookout for a good track compressor

Post by Starship Krupa » Sun Mar 11, 2018 4:51 am

Oh yes, my good heavens, I typed "Areena," which is a reverb plug-in, and I shall now make up for that by posting a link to a brand new vintage-y compressor.

It's said not to be a direct emulation of any one of them, but those familiar with the breed will figure out pretty quickly from the front panel that it's an LA/2A workalike in some respects. Has an adjustable attack and release, though.

I've been auditioning it in place of HBC on my busses, and so far....yeah.

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Re: On the lookout for a good track compressor

Post by Mark Bliss » Sun Mar 11, 2018 7:07 am

Yep, GUI looks like an LA3A hybrid or something.
*Haven't used it, cant attest to it beyond what I see at this time.

No external sidechain input as far as I can tell, but otherwise might be a good freebie to add to the list.
(The "sidechain HPF" knobs adjust a filter on the internal detector circuit.)
Stay in tune, Mark


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