Quantcast
SoundToys - Decapitator Plugin - Gearspace.com
The No.1 Website for Pro Audio
SoundToys - Decapitator Plugin
Old 1st October 2009
  #1
Gear Maniac
 
PKP's Avatar
 
🎧 10 years
SoundToys - Decapitator Plugin

New SoundToys-plug!

[IMG][/IMG]
Old 1st October 2009
  #2
Lives for gear
 
Benmrx's Avatar
 
🎧 15 years
I LOVE the "punish" button!!

Apparently it's a: "Bit and Sample rate reduction" plug
Old 1st October 2009 | Show parent
  #3
Lives for gear
 
jamwerks's Avatar
 
🎧 15 years
What is it, a compressor?
Old 1st October 2009 | Show parent
  #4
Lives for gear
 
🎧 15 years
Hum, I would say a Tape Saturation plugin (sort of) ?

Where did you get the info ? There is nothing on their website.
Old 1st October 2009 | Show parent
  #5
Lives for gear
 
Benmrx's Avatar
 
🎧 15 years
Quote:
Originally Posted by K-Slash ➑️
Hum, I would say a Tape Saturation plugin (sort of) ?

Where did you get the info ? There is nothing on their website.
Harmony Central - Electronic Musician Product Guides > Signal Processing Software

According to Harmony Central it's a "creative noise machine" .... (no shit, THAT is the description) which does bit and sample rate reduction.
Old 1st October 2009 | Show parent
  #6
Lives for gear
 
🎧 15 years
I think it will be a mix of saturation tool a la McDsp AC1 with probably a more aggressive approach. We'll see. Anyway we've just posted it here:

Autumn, time for new plugs - AudioNewsRoom
Old 1st October 2009 | Show parent
  #7
Lives for gear
 
farjedi's Avatar
 
🎧 15 years
I like the 'melted triode' preset name..
Old 1st October 2009 | Show parent
  #8
Lives for gear
 
homesweethome's Avatar
 
2 Reviews written
🎧 10 years
mmmm, more toys!! this and the panman look very interesting.
wonder though if they gonna do something for those who got the bundle already, i.e. reduced price heh
Old 1st October 2009 | Show parent
  #9
Lives for gear
 
cane creek's Avatar
 
🎧 15 years
I hope the drive knob sounds as good or better than my UA Moog filter ,
i assume the "Punish button" is a similar function to UA Moogs "+20db" switch ?

Old 1st October 2009 | Show parent
  #10
Lives for gear
 
sonicdefault's Avatar
 
3 Reviews written
🎧 15 years


Can't wait to hear it! It would be nice if it's just added to the bundle;>


-SD
Old 1st October 2009 | Show parent
  #11
Lives for gear
 
cane creek's Avatar
 
🎧 15 years
Quote:
Originally Posted by sonicdefault ➑️


Can't wait to hear it! It would be nice if it's just added to the bundle;>


-SD
I was hoping the same , i won't hold my breath heh
Old 1st October 2009 | Show parent
  #12
Lives for gear
 
Benmrx's Avatar
 
🎧 15 years
Quote:
Originally Posted by sonicdefault ➑️


Can't wait to hear it! It would be nice if it's just added to the bundle;>


-SD
I'de love to hear it too. I don't own the bundle..... don't really need the bundle, but would LOVE a native RTAS destroyer. I almost hope we see it as an individual offering, although my guess is that it will indeed become part of the bundle.

Man.... I'm REALLY starting to give in to the dark side of ITB and plugs lately......heh
Old 1st October 2009 | Show parent
  #13
Lives for gear
 
sonicdefault's Avatar
 
3 Reviews written
🎧 15 years
Quote:
Originally Posted by Benmrx ➑️
I'de love to hear it too. I don't own the bundle..... don't really need the bundle, but would LOVE a native RTAS destroyer. I almost hope we see it as an individual offering, although my guess is that it will indeed become part of the bundle.

Man.... I'm REALLY starting to give in to the dark side of ITB and plugs lately......heh
heh

Well, i hope they add it to the bundle for free as well as offer it individually! We would never want to leave you out Benmrx!


-SD
Old 1st October 2009 | Show parent
  #14
Lives for gear
 
sonicdefault's Avatar
 
3 Reviews written
🎧 15 years
Quote:
Originally Posted by cane creek ➑️
I was hoping the same , i won't hold my breath heh

Me neither- that punish button doesn't look cheap! And I think that virtual VU meter is one of the coolest I've seen on a plug ;]

Adding things to a bundles to honor existing customers also has it's value though. I know I wouldn't easily forget that gesture if it indeed happened.

-SD
Old 1st October 2009 | Show parent
  #15
Lives for gear
 
cane creek's Avatar
 
🎧 15 years
At Harmony central their listing it for $249 , i hope theres a introductory offer ?
Old 1st October 2009 | Show parent
  #16
Gear Head
 
Mitch@SoundToys's Avatar
 
🎧 15 years
Quote:
Originally Posted by cane creek ➑️
At Harmony central their listing it for $249 , i hope theres a introductory offer ?
Just to clear up a few things cause some of the info floating about is very very old. YEars ago we talked about a plug called Decapitator that was to be a lo fi plug. We decided this plug needed the name way more. This is an analog saturation modeling plug. The sound of cool analog gear either subtle or abused. Any pricing info out there is a guess as we have not made any decisions in that area yet.

We will be showing both new plug-ins at AES so come and see us. More info is on our FaceBook page and I'll be posted additional details later today.

Mitch
SoundToys
Old 1st October 2009 | Show parent
  #17
Lives for gear
 
borg64's Avatar
 
2 Reviews written
🎧 10 years
Quote:
Originally Posted by [email protected] ➑️
[...]we have not made any decisions in that area yet.
[Jedi Mind Trick]

Include it in the bundle. Include it in the bundle.

These are not the droids you are looking for.

[/Jedi Mind Trick]

Old 1st October 2009 | Show parent
  #18
Gear Nut
 
🎧 10 years
Is Panman Coming Too?

Just wondering if Panman is coming too... or maybe I missed that one and its already out?
Old 1st October 2009 | Show parent
  #19
Lives for gear
 
cane creek's Avatar
 
🎧 15 years
Quote:
Originally Posted by Aperus ➑️
Just wondering if Panman is coming too... or maybe I missed that one and its already out?
Mitch did mention in his above post that they'll be demoing both plugins at AES , by both i assume he means Panman.
Old 1st October 2009 | Show parent
  #20
Lives for gear
 
🎧 15 years
Quote:
Originally Posted by [email protected] ➑️
Just to clear up a few things cause some of the info floating about is very very old. YEars ago we talked about a plug called Decapitator that was to be a lo fi plug. We decided this plug needed the name way more. This is an analog saturation modeling plug. The sound of cool analog gear either subtle or abused.
Mitch
SoundToys
Cool, it seems I was right then :-)

And yeah, they're gonna introduce the PanMan too (THIS is a genius name!)
Old 1st October 2009 | Show parent
  #21
Gear Maniac
 
🎧 15 years
When is it gonna be available?
Old 1st October 2009 | Show parent
  #22
Lives for gear
 
🎧 15 years
Well, the guys at Soundtoys are not famous for being the fastest developers around, but be sure that when they release something, well, it's DONE (and usually great sounding too!).
Patience is a virtue, isn't it?
Old 1st October 2009 | Show parent
  #23
Lives for gear
 
rhythmtech's Avatar
 
🎧 10 years
please soundtoys, do the decent thing. i only just bought the native bundle a few months back
Old 1st October 2009 | Show parent
  #24
Lives for gear
 
infiniteposse's Avatar
 
🎧 15 years
Very interested to see pricing info on this as well. I've got the Native bundle and I think they'll give us some love on the new plugs. They seem like a cool company.
Old 1st October 2009 | Show parent
  #25
Lives for gear
 
Jorg's Avatar
 
🎧 15 years
Quote:
Originally Posted by rhythmtech ➑️
please soundtoys, do the decent thing. i only just bought the native bundle a few months back
Same here. I only bought it a month ago.
It wouldnt be in relation that we only spend 400$ for the bundle and then have to spend 250$ on the one plug.

Hopefully theres a cheaper upgrade offer for us bundle owners.
Old 2nd October 2009 | Show parent
  #26
Lives for gear
 
Benmrx's Avatar
 
🎧 15 years
Quote:
Originally Posted by [email protected] ➑️
This is an analog saturation modeling plug. The sound of cool analog gear either subtle or abused.
Awsome! I'll be checking this out ASAP. MUCH more exciting (for me) than a bit crusher, that's for sure.... VERY curious if this will be a single plug, or part of the bundle.
Old 2nd October 2009 | Show parent
  #27
Lives for gear
 
SoundEng1's Avatar
 
🎧 15 years
as much as i love soundtoys plugs $250.00 for this plug just seems ridiculous.
Old 2nd October 2009 | Show parent
  #28
Lives for gear
 
Benmrx's Avatar
 
🎧 15 years
Quote:
Originally Posted by SoundEng1 ➑️
as much as i love soundtoys plugs $250.00 for this plug just seems ridiculous.
How come?

URS Saturation is $200... McDSP Analog Channel is $200 (right now... it's usually $300), Digi's Reel Tape Saturation is $300.....
Old 2nd October 2009 | Show parent
  #29
Gear Head
 
Mitch@SoundToys's Avatar
 
🎧 15 years
Quote:
Originally Posted by Benmrx ➑️
How come?

URS Saturation is $200... McDSP Analog Channel is $200 (right now... it's usually $300), Digi's Reel Tape Saturation is $300.....
No pricing has been announced. That $249 pricing came from a link from 2006. It's wrong. We'll make those decisions later. Probably more like $1000. Not really, but then our actual price will seem really reasonable no matter what it is;-)

Jedi mind tricks do not work in that font, so we'll make that decision later as well:-)

Ask around, we are usually very reasonable. We do have to keep our doors open, but we are all musicians and know what it like so we strive to strike a balance.


Mitch Thomas
SoundToys
Old 2nd October 2009 | Show parent
  #30
Gear Head
 
Mitch@SoundToys's Avatar
 
🎧 15 years
Quote:
Originally Posted by SoundEng1 ➑️
as much as i love soundtoys plugs $250.00 for this plug just seems ridiculous.
Without even hearing it? The price of a guitar stompbox?

Pricing will be announced later but I think you'll feel differently when you hear it. Or... maybe not. Maybe it's not the thing you're after. I love it and cant afford the gear it represents so its a dream come true for me.

Anyway, we can debate these things after we actually announce the pricing and everyone gets a chance to hear it.

Mitch
SoundToys
πŸ“ Reply

Similar Threads

Thread / Thread Starter Replies / Views Last Post
replies: 34 views: 14553
Avatar for Silver Sonya
Silver Sonya 11th September 2010
replies: 141 views: 40261
Avatar for dream
dream 15th December 2010
replies: 26360 views: 2294277
Avatar for Dza
Dza 5 minutes ago
replies: 0 views: 566
Avatar for patshep
patshep 26th August 2020
Post Reply

Welcome to the Gearspace Pro Audio Community!

Registration benefits include:
  • The ability to reply to and create new discussions
  • Access to members-only giveaways & competitions
  • Interact with VIP industry experts in our guest Q&As
  • Access to members-only sub forum discussions
  • Access to members-only Chat Room
  • Get INSTANT ACCESS to the world's best private pro audio Classifieds for only USD $20/year
  • Promote your eBay auctions and Reverb.com listings for free
  • Remove this message!
You need an account to post a reply. Create a username and password below and an account will be created and your post entered.


 
 
Slide to join now Processing…

Forum Jump
Forum Jump