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July 22, 2021   |   Freebies, News, Round-ups

10 Best Free Plugins 2021

We all love free stuff, especially when it can enhance and refine our music production skills. Most of you will likely be very aware of the big hitters, like Serum, Massive and others which are renowned for their sound design elements but there are some very useful free options. We’re back with another roundup of the best […]

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June 17, 2021   |   News, Round-ups

5 Best Reverb Plugins to Add Atmosphere to Your Tracks

With reverb being arguably the most commonly used effect in music production, a good reverb plugin is a staple for every producer. Whether you’re working with vocals, drums, guitar, VSTs or more, using reverb is a fantastic way to make your instruments sound natural and in situ. Reverb comes in a number of different styles […]

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June 09, 2021   |   News, Techtorial

Techtorial: Why You Should Mix in Key w/ Mixed In Key Plugins

For this tutorial, we were joined by DJ Ravine and Mr Bristow to explore Mixed In Key version 10 and discuss why mixing in key is so important. Mixed In Key 10 has the best key detection in the world. For over fifteen years, Mixed In Key has consistently ranked #1 in key detection accuracy. The latest […]

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June 01, 2021   |   Events, News

What’s on Weekly: Mixed in Key Satellite Plugins – Sara Simms / Mau Montekio

Each week, the Point Blank events calendar is packed with inspiring masterclasses, thought-provoking perspectives, techy talks and more. These events are delivered by cutting edge artists, music industry professionals, renowned tastemakers and others and are live-streamed straight to your desktop – so you’ll be able to stay inspired, learn new techniques and gain insights weekly. You […]

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March 11, 2021   |   News

7 Creative Plugins to Spark Inspiration When You’re Stuck

As creatives, we’re all familiar with the dreaded writer’s block. It can come at any time and turn the fluid and joyous process of making music into a frustrating one. However, there is no need to fear – there are a number of DAW plugins which music producers can use to help generate new ideas, reignite […]

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December 29, 2020   |   News, Round-ups

6 Best Autotune Plugins to Enhance Your Vocals

Over the last decade, autotune has evolved from a subtlety producers and engineers use to alter vocals and correct out of tune notes to a full-blown identity for certain musicians. Now, predominantly used in the realms of trap and left-field pop music, fans will even be able to identify an artist just by the way their […]

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November 24, 2020   |   News, Round-ups

9 Best Free Plugins: November 2020

We all love free stuff, especially when it can enhance and refine our music production skills. Most of you will likely be very aware of the big hitters, like Serum, Massive and others which are renowned for their sound design elements, but there are some very useful, free options. We’re back with another roundup of 9 best free […]

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October 09, 2020   |   Competitions, News

Captain Plugins Competition: Combine Two Genres and Win $27,000 of Music Gear!

Captain Plugins presents the Music Innovation 2020 contest. This is an exciting opportunity to create a new style of music, win amazing prizes from some of the best companies in music production and have your music heard by the industry’s hottest producers, DJs and engineers. To enter, all you have to do is create an original […]

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July 21, 2020   |   Freebies, News, Plugins

9 More Must-Have Free Plugins That You Need In Your Armoury

Our latest roundup of the top must-have free plugins you need in your armoury includes some seriously nifty tools to polish your creations with. There’s ghostly reverbs which will transform your sounds into otherworldly scapes, inspiring LFO tools which will add swing to your melodies and drums, filters which are perfect for making drum and bass, […]

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May 11, 2020   |   News

9 Must-Have Free Plugins You Need in Your Armoury Pt. 3

We all love free stuff, especially when it can enhance and refine our music production skills. Most of you will likely be very aware of the big hitters, like Serum, Massive and others which are renowned for their sound design elements, but there are some very useful, free options. We’re back with another roundup of 9 must-have […]

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