The community between you, Focusrite and the most innovative software brands
When you register any Focusrite hardware you gain access to the most innovative music software brands on the market. Plug-in Collective keeps you up to date with the latest tools, offering you new free downloads every couple of months, along with generous discounts.
Plug-in Collective: Cream2
Our latest Plug-in Collective community giveaway is a stunning convolution-based vintage channel strip emulation from acclaimed Italian developer Acustica Audio.
Between March 25th and May 27th 2021 (4pm GMT), all Plug-in Collective members can download Cream2 – which normally retails for €199 – for free.
Nobody else works with music software companies like us, giving you all the right plug-ins for your next production. Check out additional included software from the Focusrite ranges.
Previous Plug-in Offers
Nov - Feb
Our Plug-in Collective community giveaway for November to January is the highly acclaimed multiband distortion unit from D16’s Silverline Collection of virtual effects.
Sept - Nov
Plug-in Collective’s community giveaway for September/October puts a wealth of powerful instruments and effects at the heart of your DAW. From 21st September to 19th November, Plug-in Collective members can download Reason Studios’ Reason Lite for free.
July - Sept
Black Rooster Audio
July's Plug-in Collective members were able to download Magnetite by Black Rooster Audio for free - a superb tape emulator and a go-to plug-in for beefing up your drums and basses, boosting vocal presence, whilst bringing cohesion and coloration to the master bus.
May – June
Guitarists, bassists and electronic producers on the hunt for interesting sound design solutions won’t want to miss May/June’s Plug-in Collective community giveaway, which packs a wealth of tone-shaping tools into a beautifully designed plug-in and standalone application for Mac and PC.
Mar - April
Mastering The Mix
Plug-in Collective members can download the full IGNITE distortion plug-in and a six-month unrestricted trial version of the BASSROOM mastering EQ for free.
Jan - Feb
January’s Plug-in Collective community giveaway is an endlessly useful ”bass management” utility from acclaimed British developer Nugen Audio.
Nov - Jan
Focusrite’s Plug-in Collective Holiday Bundle brings together two powerful audio effects from Mastering The Mix and sonible, and a highly realistic virtual guitar instrument from UJAM. Whether you missed our previous offers or you're brand new to Plug-In Collective, this is your opportunity to greatly expand your production toolkit – for free.
SEP - OCT
Free Virtual Guitarist Iron plug-in by innovative software house UJam, with a 30% discount on the Guitarists-Bundle
JULY - AUG
VST/AU/AAX effects – the Deleight delay and Distortion 1 virtual stompbox courtesy of acclaimed Italian developer Audiority.
MAY - JUNE
Free plug-ins DEEQ, MAXIMAL 2 + PIVOT, plus 50% discount at the Venomode store
Mar - May
Improve your input but transforming your output - with a free licence for REFERENCE 4 HEADPHONE EDITION until October.
Jan - Mar
Master the Mix
Kick off the new year by trying the dynamic GROW plug-in and 6 months of trouble-shooting with LEVELS, completely FREE.
Dec - Jan
Holiday Plug In
Expand your audio toolkit with great plug-ins from AAS, AudioThing, Positive Grid and D16.
Mar - May '18
Free Sound Radix SurferEQ 2 Boogie plug-in, developed exclusively for Focusrite customers, and 25% discount off SurferEQ 2 from 29 March to 3 May.
Free AudioThing plug-ins from 8 February 2018 until 29 March 2018
Register a Focusrite device before the 29th March 2018 to receive the following AudioThing plug-ins for free, plus get 50% off any other AudioThing products. If you’ve previously registered an interface, the plug-ins will be waiting for you within your Focusrite account.
May - July 2018
Free Sigmund effect and 50% discount off D16’s current product palette from 3 May to 5 July.
Sigmund (normally costs €69) is a multi-tap delay type effect with four identical and independent delay lines, which can be connected together in a few different manners (work in a few different configurations).
Jul - Sep '18
Receive Eventide EQuivocate plug-in for free, plus get a further 50% off Eventide's mastering bundle from July 5th - Sept 6th
Sep - Nov '18
Bias Amp 2
FREE Bias Amp 2 LE with $20 discount upgrade offer to Bias Amp 2 from 6th September to 1st November
APPLIED ACOUSTICS SYSTEMS
Two free AAS sound packs and $300 discount off AAS Libraries Sound Pack Series Bundle from 8 November to 22 November
Free BIAS FX LE and BIAS Amp LE with reverb from 8 December 2017 until 8 February 2018
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