Category Archives: Compression

Free Compressor Plugin: Rough Rider by Audio Damage

The Rough Rider by Audio Damage is a classic compressor plugin with lots of character. It has the usual parameters (“threshold” is called “sensitivity”), but only a few numbers, which means the user is forced to use the ears to … Continue reading

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Free Compressor Plugin: Nova-67P by vladg

The Nova-67P is a mixture of compressor and eq plugin. It can either work as a 5-band EQ plus a compressor (frequency dependent) or work as a split band compressor. Additionally, it supports side-chaining, has optional hi- and lo-pass filtering … Continue reading

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Free Compressor Plugin: Molot by vladg

It looks like a russian tank (yes, the onscreen texts are available in russian!), it’s no compressor for beginners and it adds a lot of color to your signal: Molot! Additionally, we get a lot of different modes like stereo, … Continue reading

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Free Compressor Plugin: TDR Kotelnikov by TDR Labs

The Kotelnikov from TDR has some nice features, like the release settings for peak AND RMS, the scalable gain meter and some features especially helpful in the mastering process. What I like most about it is the “stealthy” sonic signature, … Continue reading

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