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MusicRadar: five stars for Model 82
In a recent review, MusicRadar dubbed Model 82 Sequencing Mono Synth “a future classic.” Read on to learn how Model 82 “inspires from the moment that you plug it in.
5 Things to Watch Out for When Choosing a Tape Plug-in
Tape emulations breathe life into a production by adding warmth, glue, and creative energy to a mix. With so many options in tape plug-ins, it can be hard to choose, so we've picked the five most important things to remember when selecting yours.
Perfectly imperfect lo-fi reverb.
With an inspiring interface and key features—like variable sample rate and selectable aliasing filter types—Wasted Space is the reverb to grab when you need extreme digital lo-fi character fast. Learn what makes it ideal for sound design and creative productions.
Extended Features: Integrated control, improved workflow.
We love vintage emulations, but we want modern precision and workflow. That’s why we created Softube Extended Features. The easy-access panels put contemporary utilities right at your fingertips with no need for extra tools. Now available on over 60 of your favorite Softube plug-ins.
Guide: choosing your first Softube plug-in
With so many Softube plug-ins to choose from, which one should be your first? We've put together a handy guide to help you answer exactly that question with four plug-ins we think would make for an excellent first step into the world of Softube.
The Official Softube & Weiss Buying Guide
Weiss Engineering is synonymous with sound quality, and we’ve developed quite a collection of high-end plug-ins in close collaboration with Daniel Weiss himself. Click below to learn more about all of them and how they work together.
The resurrection of a polyphonic icon.
Reintroducing 1984. Circuit modeled from a majorly righteous polyphonic synth that went on to outrun its era, Model 84 Polyphonic Synthesizer is a perfect facsimile of the original hardware with all the same quirks and linearities–plus some fresh innovations. It's the resurrection of a polyphonic icon.
Hip-Hop production & engineering with Paul "Willie Green" Womack
Paul "Willie Green" Womack is a producer, engineer, and songwriter based in New York. Enjoy this video, where he talks about hip-hop mixing and engineering as an art form, and walks through key parts of his work.
Softube & Empirical Labs: a partnership made in analog heaven
Empirical Labs, under the leadership of the pro audio icon Dave Derr, is on a mission to make innovative, long-lasting equipment that’s a riot to use. Part of that success is due to ELI's dedication to real-world testing and results. As well as the conviction to go past good enough. It’s an ethos we can get behind. And so, after fifteen years of friendship, fun, and a dedication to sound quality, we proudly introduce the Softube + Empirical Labs series.
Video: Live in the Studio with Jolea and Console 1 Fader
Watch how Finnish artist and producer Jolea takes ambient recordings and processes them in Ableton Live with the tactile experience of Console 1 Fader.
Rock & Roll Scientists
Softube has been making class-leading products for the modern computer-based musician since 2003. Obsessive attention to sound quality means our software and hardware win hearts as well as awards. Read more about Softube.