The Best Audio Plugin Deals in 2023
Soundtoys Little Plate
Normally $29, now FREE for a limited time
Native Instruments Komplete 14 Select Black Friday Sale
Get Komplete 14 Select for half price
Native Instruments Maschine Sale
Get Maschine from $199 for 25% off
Native Instruments Komplete Kontrol Keyboards Sale
Buy a Komplete Kontrol keyboard from $139 and get free Komplete 14 Select worth $99
Native Instruments Komplete Audio Interface Sale
Buy a Komplete Audio interface from $89 and get free Komplete 14 Select worth $99
Free DAW for Apple macOS and iOS
Spitfire Audio Labs
Free Sample Instruments from Spitfire Audio
FREE Online DAW
Pianobook by Spitfire Audio
1000+ community created sample packs
FREE Online DAW
Wavesfactory SK10 Sub Kick Simulator
When you need that extra low extra oomph
Tokyo Dawn Labe TDR VOS SlickEQ
A simple and effective EQ/ equalizer from Tokyo Dawn Labs
Steinberg Colors Free
Cinematic instrument from Cubase make Steinberg
Pro Tools Intro
Caelum Audio Flux Mini 2
Free modulation plugin for side chaining, ducking, filtering and more
Baby Audio Pitch Drift
Pitch shifting plugin from Baby Audio
CPU efficient, easy-to-use classy subtractive synth
Spitfire Audio BBC Symphony Orchestra Discover FREE
Free BBC Orchestra Sample Library
Applied Acoustics Systems (AAS) Free AAS Player and Free Swatches sound pack
Sound engines from Chromaphone 3, Strum GS‑2, Ultra Analog VA‑3, String Studio VS‑3, Lounge Lizard EP‑4, Multiphonics CV‑1, with 670 free sounds.
Baby Audio Magic Dice
Simple delay, reverb and modulation plugin
Spectral synth based on u-he Zebra with 300 presets
Free Reverb plugin creating huge spaces
Wavesfactory Cassette Transport
Fun free tape stop & start emulation
Audiority Dr Drive Free Overdrive Plugin
u-he Triple Cheese
Unusual comb filter based synth
Valhalla DSP Freq Echo
Free frequency shifter and echo plugin from the VintageVerb makers
Free lo-fi character plugin
Fuse Audio Labs VREV-666 Free Spring Reverb
A reverb with character
AudioThing Filterjam Free Filter
Free filter plugin from AudioThing
Audiority Dr Phase Free Vintage Phaser
Valhalla DSP Space Modulator
Free flanger plugin from VintageVerb maker with 11 flanger algorithms
Valhalla DSP Super Massive
Free massive reverb from the VintageVerb makers
Free Windows DAW from Cubase creator Steinberg
Modulating panner from the Shaperbox and Nicky Romero Kickstart creators Cableguys
D16 Group Frontier Free Limiter Plugin
Free limiter plugin from D16
Boz Digital Labs Bark of Dog
Specialist EQ focused on low frequency enhancement
iZotope Ozone Imager
Widen or narrow your stereo field, with a free plugin spun off from iZotope Ozone
Wavesfactory Snare Buzz
Tokyo Dawn Labs TDR Molotok Compressor
Vintage style free compressor plugin
Tokyo Dawn Labe TDR Nova EQ
Parametric, dynamic equalizer plus multi-ban compression
Audiority L12X Free Solid State Amplifier Plugin
Tokyo Dawn Records TDR Kotelnikov Mastering Compressor
A complete yet free mastering compressor from Tokyo Dawn Labs
Caelum Audio Tape Cassette 2
Free lo-fi tape wow and flutter plugin
Boz Digital Labs Panipulator
Check mono compatibility easily
Hugely popular free multi-band compressor from Steve Duda, the maker of Xfer Serum
Wavesfactory Flash Free Transient Shaper
Acon Digital Verberate Basic FREE Reverb Plugin
The Vivid Hall Algorithm for Free
Baby Audio Magic Switch Chorus Plugin
Baby Audio Baby Comeback Free Delay Plugin
iZotope Vocal Doubler
Thicken your vocals for free
Audified AmpLion Free Amp Simulation
Crank it up with Audified for free
AudioThing Blindfold EQ Free Plugin
Boz Digital Labs Width Knob
Dedicated imaging plugin to change stereo width
Fuse Audio Labs RS-W2395C Free Neo Classic Baxandall EQ
Character EQ emulating analog hardware
Acon Digital Multiply FREE Chorus Plugin
Free chorus and voice doubling plug-in with unique phase randomizing filters.
Acustica Audio FREE Preamp Saturation Plugin
One-knob preamp emulation plug-in providing transformer saturation.
Orchestral Tools FREE Instrument Plugin Subscription
Free sampled instrument plugin subscription for media composers
Toybox Thump One FREE Synth/ Kick/ Bass Plugin
Wavetable based synth designed for bass, leads and kicks
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AAS (Applied Acoustics Systems)
Blue Cat Audio
Boz Digital Labs
DECAP - Drums That Knock
Digital Brain Instruments
Echo Sound Works
Fuse Audio Labs
Future Audio Workshop (FAW)
Nicky Romero Kickstart
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