"It’s clear Black Rooster Audio is a symbol of incredible quality and value — some of my absolute faves. A home run from Black Rooster Audio, again, adding RO-SPR to their already impressive lineup."
The RO-SPR is an authentically modeled vintage spring reverb that adds character and just the right amount of psychedelic flair to your productions. It offers 6 different spring types, bass cut, a three-band EQ, as well as spring length and mode control, for the ultimate customizable reverb unit.
Motown’s secret sauce. This vintage tube preamp turns even the most sterile of signals into a rich-sounding production by introducing lush vintage tube saturation and that 1567A sparkle. From gritty vocals to saturated drums and harmonically complex mixes, this vintage classic with a twist can do it all.
The bespoke compressor like no other, where creativity meets innovation. The Koen Heldens KH-COMP1 Signature Compressor is a versatile beast! The unique Hilbert Transformer and the Zero Latency Design will allow for the fastest attack on the market. Great for: literally everything!
The digital preamp for vintage audio purists. The VPRE-73 is inspired by one of the most classic preamps in recording studio history. It provides you with the low-end magic, the super smooth high end, and just the right amount of THD required to recreate a unique and classic vibe. Great for: master buss, electric guitars, and piano.
The realest reel-to-reel effect. Magnetite is our homage to the sound of magnetic recorders. Simply dial in the desired amount of saturation and flutter, and Magnetite will add the analog tape sonics that you’re looking for on your mixes. Great for: snare drums, loops, and vocals.
Think the first passive program equalizer in history, but better and more versatile. Inspired by one of the most revered equalizers in studio history, the VEQ-1P gives users multiple options for treating the shelf frequency in an incredibly musical way that’s unmatched. Get velvet-like vintage sound and manipulate highs and lows without affecting the mid-range.
The perfectionist’s saviour. The Edelweiss`72 channel strip plug-in is a highly dynamic mixing toolchain tailored for picky professionals. Meet a thoughtfully designed plug-in that will improve your mix and give it that final touch it needs to approach dynamic versatility while maintaining sound perfection.
A one-of-a-kind EQ with an incomparable IQ. The KH-EQ1 is a semi-parametric 5-band EQ like no other! It features 5 ear-selected frequency ranges that each come with their matching saturation parameter, allowing you to create rich and colorful tracks. Great for: vocals, instruments, buss, and mix channels.
The classic optoelectronic hybrid, only elevated. One of the most authentic native emulations of its legendary counterpart from the 70s, with a discrete solid-state circuitry. This go-to compressor adds texture, brings out the mid-range, and effortlessly glues your mix together! Great for: drums, guitar, vocals, and bass.
A legendary studio staple, with a unique upgrade. Inspired by one of the most famous leveling amplifiers in studio history, the VLA-FET emulates the distinct circuitry of its 70s counterpart - Lundahl transformers and all - only with the addition of an Auto Fast release mode and a high-pass filter on the sidechain. This plug-in gives you incredible variety and the most intuitive manipulation of dynamics.
An undeniable studio staple for the richest mid-range magic. Inspired by one of the most renowned equalizers in studio history, the VEQ-5 focuses on the power range frequencies from 200Hz to 7kHz for the most colorful and distinct sounding audio out there! Great for: vocals, guitars, and keys.
The blue-faced VCA compressor with a darker twist. The BlackAsh SC-5 pays homage to the 80s version of its blue-faced brother and offers the same versatility, only with an external sidechain. This results in different harmonic distortion and a darker sounding audio-path. Great for: drums and vocals.
The coveted VCA compressor for versatility. Modelled meticulously on its blue-faced counterpart of the 70s, the BlueAsh SC-5 plug-in offers flexibility with exceptionally fast attack times, giving way to compression on your drum buss and tightening up of dynamic material. Great for: electric guitars and drums.
The most underrated (and underpriced) EQ plug-in on the internet. Built around a cascade of two constant-K filters, the VHL-3C’s analog counterpart – a sought-after processor from the early 1950s – comprises an entirely passive design with exceptionally musical and interactive pass filters. Great for: synthesizers, vocals, and bass.
The no-nonsense, no-cost amp for Terrific Tone. Meticulously modeled after a very versatile, yet low-wattage amplifier with a volume-centered drive, the Cypress TT-15 comes to you at an unbeatable price point (free!) and six intuitive controls to get the job done in style.
The life-saver of drums that gets them singing. The Canary plug-in is here to revive all that is lost on drums during recording and breathes new life into them. Whether it’s loss of tone, not enough power, or an overall sound that’s duller than what you hear in person, The Canary is here to fill in those missing pieces and make those drums sound kick-ass!
"The Black Rooster plug-in collection is an integral part of my toolkit for mixing. From incredible sounding compressors to rich reverbs, my mixes wouldn’t be the same without them!"
Black Rooster Audio Plug-Ins (AAX/VST/AU) are compatible with all major digital audio workstations (DAW) and many more.