BitterSweet v3

Bittersweet v3 is a free software processing tool for managing audio transients. Turning the big wheel button on the sweet side, decreases the transients amplitude. On the bitter side the transients amplitude is magnified. Download plugin here.


Minty Fresh

Minty Fresh Internships

Publicist Internship Ability to build and maintain positive and engaging relationships with media (print, broadcast, online, blogs, etc). Work closely with the various departments to develop and execute publicity campaign strategies. Secure top tier media for projects on a frequent basis. Responsible for writing press releases and pitches to media. Build media lists and database. Ability to work closely with label artists and coach artists for interviews. Must be detail oriented, highly organized and the ability to easily multi-task. Must […]

Blue Cat Audio

All Blue Cat Audio freeware audio plug-ins gathered together in a single package: this bundle contains a wide range of premium modulation effects, a single and dual-channel equalizer, a unique midi-controllable gain suite, as well as a professional spectrum analyzer. This is the ideal package to get started with your favorite Digital Audio Workstation. All plug-ins are entirely free. All plug-ins are available for Mac and PC, in VST, RTAS, AAX, Audio Unit and DirectX plug-in formats, for both 32 […]


Experience AAX for yourself—get Softube’s Saturation Knob plug-in free by completing the form, and add some analog warmth to your tracks (includes both 64-bit AAX DSP and Native versions for Pro Tools 11 and 32-bit AAX versions for Pro Tools 10). Download the free plugin here.


Musician Release Template

Release forms are imperative in making sure all parties involved in a project are aware of the legal implications required of them if they decide to participate. Here is an basic example of a Musician Release and Waiver form that will come in handy for all your future projects.



Bark of Dog is a bass resonance filter that lets you increase your low end without turning up the flab. I like to think of it as a way to boost the low end while still keeping it under control. While the controls are super simple, the effect that this has on controlling the low end in a mix is pretty exciting. Download Plugin here.

Cinematic Strings EQ & Tempo Mapping

Check out this video by Cinematic Strings on EQ and Tempo Mapping.


10 Things to Consider to Compete as a Recording Artist in the Digital Age

The digital age presents many challenges and opportunities for musicians and recording artists. Here are 10 thoughts compiled by Alby Odum and Jeff Jaskowiak instructors from the Digital Audio Recording Arts program (DARA)at the University of St. Francis that wrestle with this new reality. Please feel free to comment, rip or enhance these thoughts.

UVI Workstation

UVI Workstation is a completely free multi-timbral instrument that provides unlimited parts, integrated effects, live performance features, and a smooth real-time workflow. With the newest version, we’ve added powerful new features that help make your music production experience more efficient and enjoyable. Download plugin here.