Softube Releases British Class A For Console 1

Five Tools in One Sleek Strip
Image placeholder title

LINKÖPING, SWEDEN: high-end plug-in specialist Softube is proud to announce availability of British Class A For Console 1...

British Class A For Console 1: The Rolls-Royce of Rock ’n’ Roll Mixing

Softube collects the most coveted and distinctive-sounding units of the pro audio world in a single channel strip, tightly integrated with the Console 1 hardware.

Five Highly Coveted Tools In One Sleek Strip

British Class A For Console 1 is a world-class plug-in incorporating a highly-prized classic EQ, compressor, limiter, gate, and input stage, bringing top-quality British sound within reach of the everyday studio.

Body And Character For Your Tracks

Treat your sound to the fat transformer crunch of the input stage, get great tone with the honey-sweet equalizer, control dynamics with the beautifully musical compressor, smash them into oblivion with the limiter, and keep things tight and tidy with the smooth gate.

Capturing An Authentic British Sound

With meticulously modeled transformers and discrete Class A circuitry, doubled mid-band EQ, and killer presets, Softube have raised the bar in authentically capturing the muscular, fat warm sound of classic British mixing.

Direct Control Via Console 1

Nothing else brings the tight integration of hardware and software that you get with Console 1, allowing hands-on control and super-fast workflow. In fact, it’s so easy you can mix with your eyes closed.

In short:

  • Channel emulation for Console 1 with EQ, compressor, limiter, gate, high/low cut filters, and input stage drive.
  • Based on vintage British hardware units.
  • Doubled mid-band equalizer.
  • Additional compressor attack/release times, based on the most famous modification available.
  • Perfectly compatible with Console 1.

British Class A For Console 1 is available now at an introductory list price of $199 until June 30. After this date, the plug-in will be priced at $249. It is available on Softube’s own web store and via authorized Softube dealers around the world. Find out more at:

About Softube (

Aptly dubbed “...the Swedish rock ’n’ roll scientists...” by Sound On Sound magazine, Softube has developed high-end software for the music market since 2003. Its own product roster ranges from modeled guitar amplifiers to professional audio mixing plug-ins and also includes the award-winning Console 1 hardware/software mixer. The company has received several awards and award nominations in recognition of its innovative products. Productive partnerships have been formed with an assortment of pro audio companies held in high regard around the globe — including Abbey Road Studios, Mutronics, Solid State Logic, Summit Audio,Tonelux Designs,Tube-Tech, and Trident Audio Developments — to fashion faithful models of their analog hardware units.These third-party companies have happily lent their names and logotypes to the resulting plug-ins. Above and beyond its impressive namesake product lineup, Softube has also developed software products for other notable companies, such as Ableton, Fender, Cakewalk, Marshall Amplification, Native Instruments, Propellerheads,TC Electronic, and Universal Audio.