The second edition of our weekly free plugins list brings a cool selection of virtual synthesizers, as well as come useful effects to pump up your workflow.
All the plugins from the list are completely free and work with all popular DAW’s.
1Play Some Drums by make some music now! (VST)
Play Some Drums is a simple and free VSTi plugin that lets you quickly add drums to your productions. It comes with a single drumkit and uses the standard GM mapping, so most of the existing MIDI drum loops that you can download online will work fine with it.
2mvMeter2 v1.0.2 by TBProAudio (VST/AU/AAX)
mvMeter2 is a multivariable meter including RMS, EBUR128, VU and PPM measurement. mvMeter2 is the follow-up of mvMeter and adds single/dual meter display, adjustable reference level for all meter modes, adjustable meter delay and preset management. Version 1.0.2 brings a new preset management, new presets and controls.
3Cynthia Micro by Tesselode (VST)
Cynthia Micro is a small subtractive synthesizer that aims to be as juicy and fun as possible with a minimal set of controls. It features 2 oscillators with 5 waveforms and split knobs, low pass filter and 8 voice polyphony and legato mode.
4Delay Bundle v9.11 by Soundhack (VST/AU)
Version 9.11 of the free Soundhack Delay Bundle is now available for Mac OS and Windows. The bundle contains ++flipper, for synchronized reverse delay and ++bubbler – an extremely flexible and MIDI playable granular delay. The list continues with ++pitchdelay for old-school multitap delay-based pitch-shifting and ++delay, a fully featured 10-second delay with extensive modulation and feedback filtering. This version of the bundle features updated compression and saturation algorithms in the feedback patch for more variety in high feedback delay processing.
5QUO by VST Zone (VST)
Quo is simple “stage” panner. It places two virtual microphones to simulate virtual stage. It does not simulate realistic room acoustics but rather focus on audible effect usable on headphones and loudspeakers. It is able to use mono or stereo audio source. For stereo source it allows you to do true stereo panning.
6Little-V by Infected Sounds (VST)
Little-V is a free yet powerful synthesizer made for all kind of music styles, but mostly for dance music. Little-V is capable of fat basses, leads, plucks and a lot of other sounds. It features three morph oscillators with octave, semi, detune and 32 shapes for each oscillator, as well as FM modulation. The preset manager comes preloaded with 64 presets.