Archived Headlines Releases “Classic Compressors” is proud to release “Classic Compressors”; a comprehensive online video tutorial that demystifies and demonstrates the power of compressor plug-ins. Musicians, engineers, and producers can now learn the tonal differences and reactions between some of the most famous and distinguished software compressors on the market today.

Ken Lewis tackles a mountain of Classic Compressor plugins in this 82 minute tutorial. Listen to the radical differences in tone, shape, color, and character between 11 compressors and 5 different compression and limiting types.

Compressors covered:
– 1176
– LA2A
– LA3A
– Tube Tech CL1B
– Fairchild 660
– Manley Vari-Mu
– DBX 160
– Kramer Pie
– SSL E Channel
– API 2500
– Neve 33609

Compression Types:
– Vari Mu
– Optical
– Bridged Diode

Ken compares and contrasts all of these legends demonstrating examples on mix bus, drums, bass, and vocals. Then throw out everything you thought you knew about the sound of 1176 and LA2A compressors as Ken compares 7 different 1176 plugins and 6 different LA2A plugins.

Additional PDF’s are included as a valuable resource:
– Attack / Release time Charts for all compressors
– 1176 comparisons & LA2A comparisons
– Ken’s summary thoughts on the audio examples

Running Time: 82 minutes
Download size: 1.90 GB
Skill Level: Junior / Senior

This is a great course not only for those familiar with audio editing, but for the new and novice, set up in easy to understand and easy to execute lesson plans for all levels, check out the video and see what you can learn.



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