AudioPlugin Deals have announced that Tape MELLO-FI is free to download for a limited time – until 10th November 2022. It comes in VST / VST3, AU and AAX formats for Windows and Mac and is typically priced at $99.
I haven’t tried this myself yet but it looks like great software, especially for free (note that an account is required for download).
Tape MELLO-FI is an easy-to-use plugin that brings instant chill atmosphere and vintage tape-aged warmth to any sound. Use its straightforward preamp, modulation and filter/output sections to sprinkle sublime lo-fi vibes over any sounds.
- Authentic tape emulator & lo-fi effect based on Mellotron V’s vintage sound & behaviour
- Includes classic tape controls like Noise, Flutter, Wow, Wear, and Mechanics
- Introduces useful features like Distortion and Boost
- Interactive tape wheel with tempo-synchronized Tape Stop feature and optional
- Instant Tape Catch-up
- 12dB low-pass and high-pass filter section
- Enhanced Stereo Width feature introduces offsets to Wow & Flutter from left to right for an extra-wide sound
- Curated 25-preset library for instant-access to retro & lo-fi effects
- Apple M1 compatible