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Klanghelm News
AAX64 is here
Thursday, July 31, 2014
All Klanghelm plugins have been updated and are available as AAX versions for both Mac and PC for Pro Tools 11. The updates include fixes and performance improvements. As always, the updates are free for existing users.

Website relaunch
Wednesday, June 29, 2014
Klanghelm.com has been rewritten and redesigned.

DC8C 2.2.1 released
Wednesday, February 4, 2014
DC8C 2.2.1 is up. It fixes the external side-chain in feedback affected modes.

DC8C 2.2 released
Wednesday, January 29, 2014
DC8C has been updated to version and includes lots of improvements, such as reworked feedback path, aligned oversampling modes and more...

DC1A 2 and DC8C 2.1 released
Monday, December 16, 2013
The free compressor DC1A has been enhanced and updated to the compression engine of DC8C 2. DC8C has been updated too and includes a new metering, new GUI(s) and various fixes

SDRR 1.0.1 released
Monday, September 23, 2013
A first maintenance update for SDRR can be found in the user area now. It fixes various minor issues and adds new presets by Don Tyler (Phase 47)

SDRR is available now
Monday, September 16, 2013
SDRR - the big brother of the free saturation plugin IVGI is available now.

DC8C 2 released
Friday, July 26, 2013
DC8C has been updated to version 2 with lots of improvement/changes/new features. The update is free for all existing DC8C users.

IVGI - saturation and distortion plugin released
Tuesday, June 18, 2013
Today Klanghelm's new free saturation and distortion plugin has been released. It's comparable to the DESK mode in the upcoming big brother SDRR

All plugins updated, RTAS versions released
Wednesday, September 05, 2012
I've updated all Klanghelm plugins. This is a maintenance update, which fixes some minor issues. Also, all Klanghelm plugins are now available in RTAS format too. DC8C RTAS is only available for Windows at the moment. All other plugins offer RTAS versions for OSX and Windows.

DC8C 1.2 incl. VST3
Wednesday, May 16, 2012
DC8C has been updated again. VST3 support has been added for both OSX and Win. External side-chaining is also possible in EASY mode now. The zero latency switch has been removed, since DC8C is always zero latency now. The intro will still last at least until the end of may.

DC8C updated to version 1.1
Thursday, April 12, 2012
DC8C has been updated.
Changes:
-OSX: better behavior of the switches
-FIX: SC-HPF in EASY mode is working now
-slightly cleaner GUI, better readability of the value displays
-redesigned side-chain filters
-GR meter now reflects actual gain reduction and attack/release times
-NEW: soft bypass (by clicking at the meters, smooth transition from compressed to clean signal and vice versa)
-NEW: SIDE-CHAIN LISTEN
-NEW: external (stereo) side-chain

DC8C 1.0 released
Monday, March 19, 2012
After more than six months of development DC8C - a new deep compressor has been released. Lots of info plus audio demos can be found at the dedicated DC8C pages.
Intro offer of 20 Euro will last at least until the end of march.

DC1A updated to version 1.1
Monday, March 05, 2012
DC1A has been updated to version 1.1. A new RELAXED mode has been added to make DC1A more suitable for bass heavy material and mix buss duties. The new RELAXED mode offers longer time constants and less saturation. Analog noise and fluctuations are completely disabled in this mode. Furthermore there are no distortion artifacts, aliasing or intermodulation taking place in RELAXED mode.

DC1A released
Friday, March 02, 2012
DC1A, a new free compressor, has been released. I've taken one of my favorite compression styles from the upcoming compression monster DC8C and put it into a lightweight two knob context. Enjoy.

Website Re-Launch
Thursday, March 01, 2012
Klanghelm.com has been redesigned from ground up to prepare the release of the two new plugins DC1A and DC8C.

VUMT 1.8.2 released
Thursday, February 09, 2012
VUMT has been updated to version 1.8.2
VUMT is now also available in VST3 format (win/osx/x32/x64).
Both Mac and Windows versions got a dedicated installer.
the PPM mode has now its own reference level.
Finally it's now possible to type in negative values.
The update is free for existing customers.

VUMT 1.5.7 released
Monday, October 17, 2011
VUMT taken to the next level.
Lots of improvements and new features.
It's now a fully tweak-able VU meter.
A new settings panel to adjust rise/fallback times of the meter and a new unique overshoot parameter so you can replicate your favorite analog VU meter you are familiar with.
New smoother, even more accurate needle animation.
Additional PPM mode implemented with adjustable rise/fall times
improved clip LED (lights up yellow/orange when exceeding a predefined level - you headroom) and turns red when digital clipping is taking place
switchable numerical readout for peak and VU values.
Switchable hold needle which shows the current max VU value
and more..
Of course the update is free for existing customers.

VUMT released
Monday, September 05, 2011
Klanghelm is excited to release its first plugin today:
VUMT: VU meter and trim plugin.
It's available in both VST and AU format, 32Bit and 64Bit, Windows and OSX (Intel Mac).
A standalone version of the plugin for Mac and Windows-PC is also included.
It costs 5 Euro.
To learn more about the plugin please go to the products section.

Website Launch
Sunday, September 04, 2011
Klanghelm.com is online
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