Home Studio Today ReviewsUnited Plugins Quick AG Review August 8, 2020United Plugins has just released Quick AG, an all-in-one acoustic instrument mixing plugin. Today I’ll decide if it’s a good choice for your home studio.ReviewsMeldaProduction MSuperLooper Review August 5, 2020Today I’m checking out MSuperLooper, the newest plugin from MeldaProduction. How does this looper plugin stack up against the others? Find out in my review.ReviewsXILS-lab X-201 Vocoder Review July 10, 2020I checked out the new XILS-lab X-201 Vocoder, an emulation of the classic Sennheiser VSM-201. Let’s find out more about this interesting vintage recreation!ReviewsLoopcloud Review July 5, 2020I took an in-depth look at Loopcloud, a desktop/web sample browser and DAW plugin suite designed to help producers find good-quality samples in short order.ReviewsMeldaProduction MSoundFactory Review July 1, 2020Today I’m looking at MSoundFactory by MeldaProduction, a synth and sampler suite that now includes the free Monastery Grand sample library. Let’s check it out!ReviewsAudified Sphene Pro Review June 28, 2020Audified’s newest addition, Sphene Pro, is a high-gain bass amp sim and distortion pedal. Let’s check it out!ReviewsYoulean Loudness Meter Review June 26, 2020Today we’re getting loud with Youlean Loudness Meter. Let’s review the features of the Free and Pro versions and help decide which is the best for you.ReviewsFuse Audio Labs F-59 Review June 19, 2020I spent a week playing with Fuse Audio Labs’ F-59 Fender Bassman amp sim. Did Fuse Audio Labs hit another home run with F-59? Let’s find out in my review.ReviewsFuse Audio Labs VPB Bundle Review June 19, 2020Fuse Audio Labs has released VPB Bundle, their Virtual Pedal Board plugin, featuring five throwback stomp box emulations. Let’s check it out!ReviewsBlack Rooster Audio KH-COMP1 Review June 10, 2020Black Rooster Audio has partnered with multi-platinum mixing engineer Koen Heldens to create a unique new compressor plugin, KH-COMP1. Here’s my review.ReviewsPlugin Boutique Scaler 2 Review June 1, 2020How well does Scaler 2 do as both a music theory tool and an audio detection tool in one? Find out in our PluginBoutique Scaler 2 review!ReviewsFabFilter Saturn 2 Review May 27, 2020One of the most popular plugins for distortion and saturation just got a complete overhaul. Let’s take a look at FabFilter Saturn 2.ReviewsSonarworks Reference 4 Review May 9, 2020Is Sonarworks Reference 4 worth the price? Is it difficult to use like some other studio calibration options? Let’s find out in our review!How-To’sHow to Calibrate Your Studio Monitors with Sonarworks Reference 4 Studio May 7, 2020Today we’re learning how to calibrate your studio monitors with a popular all-in-one monitor and headphone calibration solution, Sonarworks Reference 4 Studio.ReviewsRob Papen QUAD Review May 2, 2020I took a look at Rob Papen’s QUAD, an expansive synth virtual instrument originally created for Reason Rack that is now available in all popular DAW formats.ReviewsAudified VocalMint Saturator Review April 28, 2020What uses did I find for a one-knob saturation plugin, and where does it really shine? Find out in my Audified VocalMint Saturator review.ReviewsKali Audio MV-BT Review April 24, 2020In my Kali Audio MV-BT review, I’m taking a look at this professional Bluetooth input module. How does it work, and what various applications did I discover?ReviewsFuse Audio Labs VCL-515 Review April 23, 2020Does Fuse Audio Labs’ new creation VCL-515 continue their trend of creating awesome vintage hardware emulations with modern features? Find out in our review!ReviewsUnited Plugins Autoformer Review April 3, 2020Today we’re looking at United Plugins’ Autoformer, a multi-model preamp, compressor, and volume rider in one.How-To’sHow To Build a Studio Guitar with 48 Tones March 21, 2020In this build guide, I walk step-by-step through modding an old Les Paul copy to build the ultimate studio tone monster!ReviewsPositive Grid Bias FX 2 Review March 6, 2020In our Positive Grid BIAS FX 2 Review, we’ll find out if this plugin is really the “New Era of Tone” that the developer claims.ReviewsUnited Plugins FirePresser Review February 28, 2020What do four legendary compressors chained together and blended at will sound like? Find out in our review of FireSonic’s FirePresser from United Plugins. ReviewsFuse Audio Labs VPRE-2C Review February 12, 2020Today we’ll be checking out the newest plugin from Fuse Audio Labs, VPRE-2C, which is an emulation of a 1950s tube preamp of the same name. How-To’sHow to Use Youlean Loudness Meter February 7, 2020Today we’re going to learn how to use Youlean Loudness Meter to optimize your tracks for sharing online, and compare the features in the Free and Pro versions.How-To’sHow to Use Sidechain Compression February 1, 2020Having problems getting vocals or instruments to sit in your mixes? Heard of sidechain compression but don’t know what it is or how to use it? Find out here!Reviews6 Best Piano Plugins 2020 January 22, 2020In this best piano plugins roundup, we’ll be weighing the results from five in-depth reviews and crown the champions in each category!ReviewsSONiVOX Eighty Eight Ensemble Review January 19, 2020At the most affordable retail price of the bunch, how will the piano plugin offering from SONiVOX fare in our best piano plugin review series? Let’s explore.ReviewsWaves Grand Rhapsody Piano Review January 17, 2020Next up in our best virtual piano review roundup is Waves Grand Rhapsody Piano. Will Grand Rhapsody Piano stand up against the competition? Let’s find out.ReviewsAudified ToneSpot Voice Pro Review January 14, 2020Today we’re looking at a new plugin that promises to deliver character, saturation, distortion, de-essing, multi-level compression and EQ all in one plugin.ReviewsArturia Piano V2 Review January 12, 2020In this third installment of our piano VST review series is the most expensive offering, Arturia Piano V2. Is it still a value at the much higher price point? Find out here.ReviewsAIR Mini Grand Review December 19, 2019In our second installment in this review series, I take a look at AIR Mini Grand. I’m looking for the best piano virtual instrument plugin. Check it out!ReviewsToontrack EZKeys Grand Piano Review December 18, 2019In the first review in our piano plugin round-up series, we take a look at Toontrack’s EZKeys Grand Piano. Get the scoop on EZKeys Grand Piano!ReviewsAAS Lounge Lizard Session Review November 30, 2019Does Lounge Lizard by Applied Acoustic Systems bring that iconic Rhodes sound to your DAW? Find out in the HomeStudioToday review!How-To’sHow To Use a Compressor Plugin November 29, 2019In this in-depth guide, we explain exactly what compression is, how each of the individual controls on a compressor plugin works and how to use them.