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.


TAL-Chorus-LX is a 1:1 standalone version of the chorus implemented in TAL-U-NO-LX.
Features: Characteristics of the Juno-60 chorus, 2 different modes, Dry/Wet control, Volume knob, Only stereo channels supported.

Download plugin here.


HOFA Pluigns

Here you’ll find the plugins of the HOFA 4U collection directly out of the HOFA-studios. And as it is common for freeware, all HOFA 4U plugins are free and up for grabs for everyone. Download plugins here.

Metric Halo THUMP

Metric Halo is also graciously giving away its new Thump plug-in, enabling you to enhance or transform your drum tracks. Add low end to percussive tracks, re-create classic drum synth sounds, and more. Just complete the form to get your free AAX plug-in for Pro Tools 10 and 11 now. To download the plugin go here.

One good thing about music, when it hits you, you feel no pain. — Bob Marley