This is a list of free plugins that I’ve found over the years, and that I think are really useful and I use a lot. There are no synths included in this list. If you have a free plugin that you really like a lot let everyone know in the comments about it. I’m honestly not one for going crazy and trying out tons of new plugins all the time so I’m sure there are some really good ones out there that I don’t know about.
Autor: Another Monster Productions
This plugin is by MeldaProductions and comes in a HUGE bundle of free plugins. I personally have only used a handful of the plugins in the bundle, but this is one that I use all the time.
2. dblue Glitch
As far as I know this plugin is only available for windows and is no longer supported so use at your own risk. I personally don’t really ever have issues with it being buggy or crashing on my current computer, but I have had issues in the past.
You already know I love this plugin and use it all the time. If you’ve watched any of my videos before you probably already know about this plugin, but I felt like i had to include it on the list.
I’m pretty sure most people already know about this plugin and have it, but if you don’t you should definitely get it!
A great saturation and distortion plugin that I’ve found works really well on vox in certain cases. This plugin is pretty straight forward and easy to use which is definitely a bonus.
6. YouLean Loudness Meter
Another plugin that I talk a lot about on the channel. A must have if you’re looking into mastering your own music.
7. Izotope Vinyl
This plugin is the ultimate lofi weapon. I use it all the time and not just for lofi. This plugin is kind of my go to when it comes to adding character to samples, synths, instruments, percussion, and even drum elements sometimes.
I use this plugin less than anything else on this list, but I don’t think many people know about it and I thought it would be useful to a lot of you.
9. Marvel GEQ
I really like this Linear Phase EQ a lot, and it’s amazing that it’s free. It comes in handy especially for mastering.
This is another saturation plugin. I don’t use this plugin all that much, but it definitely can be useful. For certain masters (mostly EDM and Bass Music) I’ll sometimes use the mix glue preset in my master chain in place of compression. It acts a little bit like an exciter and compressor and glues things together while also adding harmonics and making things sound bigger.
Izotope Vinyl Tutorial:
More about LUFS and metering:
Find out more about Linear Phase EQ:
1. MAutoPan – 0:56
2. dblue Glitch – 2:10
3. SPAN – 3:25
4. OTT – 4:06
5. IVGI – 4:48
6. YouLean Loudness Meter – 5:27
7. Izotope Vinyl – 6:39
8. bx_subfilter – 7:41
9. Marvel GEQ – 9:01
10. FerricTDS – 9:53
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