Eventide has introduced CrushStation, a plug-in that is being offered as an introductory special for desktop ($39) / iOS ($9.99). Download a free 30-day demo and check it out! An iLok account is required for download.
A versatile, best-in-class, stereo distortion platform for your Mac, PC or iPad/Phone. Its controls can drive your tone from creamy saturation to a brutal sonic assault. But distortion is just the starting point. CrushStation brings multi-effects to the mix by adding a three-band EQ, Compression, Octave Mix and Eventide’s unique take of failing hardware, the Sag control. Use the MIX Control to blend your dry signal with CrushStation to create parallel compression, distortion, and other creative effects.
- “FIX”a weak snare track by adding just a bit of Grit & Compression
- “FIT” finesse the lead into your mix by adding a bit of warmth and bottom
- “FEATURE” the lead by crushing it ’til it hurts.
The plug-in comes loaded with 35 Factory Presets capable of adding spice, flair, crude and crunch to suit a variety of production styles. Get guitars, bass and synths to sit perfectly in the mix by dialing in warmth and depth with “PunkRock Lobster.” The Grit control in “Fat n Snappy” adds preamp-style distortion that can help bring out kicks in the mix with. “Big Pop Octaves” adds subtle distortion and lower octaves for unique pitch blending vocal effects.