The SSL Duende Native Plug-in Suite
is a collection of audio processing tools which bring professionalaudio quality, sophistication and benchmark performance within reach ofall DAW users. Duende plug-ins provide the superior precision, advancedfeature set and legendary tonal characteristics of SSL console productsin affordable VST/AU/RTAS* plug-in form. They are quite simply theeasiest way to get your hands on professional tools that will help youachieve professional mixes that sound like a record.The SSL Native Essentials Bundle includes:
- EQ & Dynamics Channel
- Stereo Bus Compressor
The foundations of the Duende Native collection are plug-in adaptationsof two SSL console classics; the EQ & Dynamics Channel plug-inprovides an EQ & Dynamics processing solution with all the power,precision, flexibility and signature tone of an SSL console channelstrip… the legendary Stereo Bus Compressor plug-in gives you the classicSSL stereo master bus compressor that brings power and punch to yourmix without compromising clarity.EQ & Dynamics Channel
The Duende Native Channel plug-in is ported from the C200 console andincludes separate high and low pass filters, a four band parametricequalizer, an independent compressor/limiter and gate/expander as wellas an output gain adjustment knob.Features
Stereo Bus Compressor
- Classic SSL console channel strip features and sound
- 4-band EQ, two shelving sections and two parametric
- Variable low-pass and high-pass filter
- Switchable EQ characteristics between E Series and G Series EQ
- “Over-Easy” soft ratio compression characteristic for smooth transitions
- Variable process order routing
- Dynamics side-chain processing with independent side chains for compressor and expander/gate
The center section compressor from SSL’s 1980’s G Series analogueconsole is an audio production legend. It is the secret behind countlessclassic recordings. It is a simple unit with a simple purpose; it makescomplete mixes sound bigger, with more power, punch and drive. Itbrings cohesion and strength to your mix without compromising clarity.
"Sticks your mix like audio glue." - That's how we often hear the SSLStereo Bus Compressor described, along with - "You strap it across yourmix - and it sounds like a record." We could wax lyrical about thetechnology - but hey, you already know how great this thing sounds -you've heard it on countless hit records from the last three decades.
The Duende Bus Compressor brings the dual benefits of spectacular audioperformance with a universally acclaimed compressor characteristic.Taking its sonic cues from the bus compressor found in the Solid StateLogic SL 4000 G Series console, the world's most successful studioproduction console, the plug-in delivers a sound quality that hasproduced hundreds of best selling recordings.