MIA Laboratories has announced the release of Muscle, Thin and Fat, three new free effect plugins for Windows and macOS.
What they do is maybe obvious from their titles: they make the sound “muscled up”, thinner and respectively, fatter. Now let’s see what does these mean.
- Windows (VST 32& 64 bit/AAX)
- macOS (VST/AU)
1. MIA Muscle
One knob away to your desired outcome – error free – all based on your taste.
- Increases perceived loudness and presence without compression.
- Great for all music genres.
2. MIA FAT
MIA Laboratories created three light, smart and easy-to-use tools for all audio users. One knob away from your desired outcome!
Add to taste – You can’t go wrong! Great for mixing, mastering and live PA use. Their names represent what they do to your sound. And they are for free!
3. MIA THIN
The most delicate member of the group, adds brilliance without harshness. Recommended for dull sounds, will make them louder on smaller systems such as laptops, phones etc. Dull sounding material becomes eloquently more defined especially on smaller systems such as laptops, smartphones, headphones etc. Lift up that track and give it some ethereal essence.
Border is a second order Butterworth Low-Pass, High-Pass filter combination for general use, characterised by smooth response and an analogue character. Remove unwanted frequencies from your signals, with the smooth filtering that Border provides!