They say that fortune favors the bold, but I say that frugality favors the fast-acting. We don’t often see that many free-for-a-limited-time offers, but a couple of them popped up this week. So be fleet of finger and click to get an excellent new distortion plug-in and free month of Kadenze creative education before it’s too late.
Don’t fret though; if you slept on those deals, there are still some great grabs from Slate Digital, W.A. Production and AfroDJMac.
Free Until Aug. 15 Plugin Alliance: Unfiltered Audio Indent Extreme Modular Distortion
Unfiltered Audio has a knack for making standard effect types into wildly inventive creative plug-ins. Since the joining distribution partner Plugin Alliance, the small shop has been on fire and is offering its latest product free until August 15. Indent puts independent distortion processors on both the input and output stages and also has a resonant filter and modulation options. Its regular price will be $49.
Free Month of the Kadenze Creative Education Site
The online education platform Kadenze is giving away a free 30-day Premium Membership, which you can use to get a month at no cost for courses like Inside the Music & Video Tech Industry, Introducing Entrepreneurship for Musicians, Sound Production in Ableton Live for Musicians and Artists, Machine Learning for Musicians and Artists and others. To finish any of those courses, you may need to buy additional months of membership, which cost $10/month. This offer won’t last forever, so get your learn on!
W.A. Production Progressive House FL Studio Template: Axwell & Ingrosso Inspired Project
The online collabo site Splice hipped us to a nice giveaway from one of its pro users, W.A. Production. This FL Studio template includes an arrangement of samples and stems done in a progressive house style inspired by Axwell & Ingrosso. You’ll have to follow the producer on social media sites to get the download.
Slate Digital - The Monster Extreme Dynamic Processor
If you’ve got an iLok2 dongle, you’re in luck, because Slate Digital has released The Monster! Calling it an “extreme dynamic processor,” Slate Digital designed the Monster to emulate the compression/limiting of vintage FET hardware. Hearing should be believing on this one, so check out Slate’s informative video with ideas on how to train the Monster to work for you.
AfroDJMac - Special World Ableton Live Pack
What would a week be without #FREESTUFF from AfroDJMac? A very sad week indeed. And also rare, because this is the 145th free Live Pack from the Ableton Certified Trainer. And what have you ever done for him?
The Special World Pack is inspired by Super Mario World, and it includes 16 Effects Racks with two Macros each that control a variety of different audio effect parameters. Both ADM and Animus Invidious, aka PerforModule, made their own Effects Rack for each of the eight Special Worlds from the Super Nintendo game.