Plug-In For Vocal Presence And Punch

db audioware Vocal Intensifier uses parallel compression to make vocals cut through the mix      11/02/08

Plug-In For Vocal Presence And Punch

Buying Choices
db audioware has announced a series of Studio Specialist plug-ins designed to capture complex audio engineering techniques in simple, efficient user interfaces, saving time and effort for the busy studio engineer. The first release in the series is the Vocal Intensifier .
db say that Vocal Intensifier gives vocal tracks added punch and presence, to make them stand out in the final mix. They tell us that it uses an advanced studio technique called "parallel compression" (also known as "New York compression"), often used for drum tracks but here specially tuned for vocals. The advantage of this technique is that it boosts the loudness and presence of the vocals without destroying the dynamics of the original performance.
db audioware Studio Specialist plug-ins capture complex audio engineering techniques in simple, efficient user interfaces. They are designed to save time and effort for the busy studio engineer. Dave Brown, Director of db audioware, had this to say, "Experienced sound engineers often use quite advanced techniques to solve challenging problems. These new plug-ins make it easy to apply those techniques, and can be used regardless of experience."
Vocal Intensifier features:
  • advanced algorithm boosts vocals without loss of detail
  • efficient user interface saves valuable studio time
  • uses parallel compression technique, tuned for vocals
  • encapsulates 64 bit EQ, compression, de-essing & limiting
  • inherently phase-coherent design
  • full MIDI control, with easy to use MIDI Learn
  • plug-ins for PC Windows (VST) and Mac OS X (VST, Audio Units)
Pricing and Availability:
Vocal Intensifier retails at USD 79 | EUR 59 | GBP 39 and is available for immediate purchase and download. More information:

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