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At AES: Waves Bows Abbey Road Plug-In

At the AES Convention, Waves Audio has introduced the Abbey Road Vinyl plug-in, which aims to provide the “vintage warmth” of vinyl by modeling Abbey Road Studios’ vinyl cutting and mastering gear.
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Los Angeles, CA (September 30, 2016)—At the AES Convention, Waves Audio has introduced the Abbey Road Vinyl plug-in, which aims to provide the “vintage warmth” of vinyl by modeling Abbey Road Studios’ vinyl cutting and mastering gear.

Designed in collaboration with Abbey Road Studios, the plug-in reproduces every stage of the vinyl production and playback process, allowing users to choose between the sound of a pure acetate (lacquer) cut or the print master vinyl pressing from the factory; play the records on two distinct turntable types with a choice of three classic cartridges; and add the TG12410 mastering console on the path into the vinyl lathe.

In an effort to faithfully reproduce the vinyl experience, the plug-in lets users move the location of the virtual tone arm across the record, changing the frequency response and distortion as happens with a physical record.

Users can also add vinyl noise and crackle, apply a gradual slow-down/stop turntable effect, and add wow and flutter effects.

Abbey Road Studios:
www.abbeyroad.com

Waves, Inc.
http://www.waves.com