Review – Eventide EQuivocate – Free until October 31st!

a screenshot of EQuivocate, new powerful and precise paragraphic EQ plugin developed by Eventide.

Eli Kranzberg reviews Eventide EQuivocate, a brand new powerful and precise paragraphic EQ plugin developed by Eventide. It’s like Logic Pro’s Linear Phase EQ and Match EQ combined, and on steroids!

Newfangled Audio

The plug-in itself, along with the soon to be released mastering limiter Elevate, has been developed by Newfangled Audio. They are a new company launched by the creator of Eventide’s Black Hole, H3000 Factory, and H910 plug-ins.

Eventide EQuivocate

EQuivocate is a perfect EQ plugin for mixing and mastering.

It uses filters which are modeled on the MEL scale, which is based on the critical bands in human hearing.

Each of the 26 critical bands tickles a different part of your inner ear, making any combination of settings sound as natural as possible. Combining this with a linear-phase filter shape that reduces pre-echo makes EQuivocate an EQ with a difference you can hear.

Video – Eventide EQuivocate in Action

Logic Pro’s Linear Phase EQ & Match EQ on Steroids

The “paragraphic” part of the name is because, unlike traditional graphic equalizers with fixed bands, you can drag the center frequency in each of these bands to shift the weighting. There is also an excellent Match EQ feature on it that is simple and intuitive.

EQuivocate is like Logic Pro’s linear phase EQ and Match EQ combined and on steroids!

Get Eventide EQuivocate for Free until October 31st 2017

Eventide is offering this plug-in for free until the end of the month.

I’d suggest grabbing it now and giving it a try. Take note though, that you do need an iLok account.

Giveaway promo page:

https://www.eventideaudio.com/promo/equivocate

  • Available 9/19/17 – FREE (MSRP $99) (limit 1 license per ilok account)
  • Giveaway ends October 31st.

Coming Soon – Eventide Elevate

Elevate is a multi-band limiter, human-ear EQ, and powerful audio maximizer that increases the loudness of your mix while maintaining or improving the musicality. It uses intelligent, adaptive technology that responds in real time to your music; creating not only the loudest but the best sounding master.

If you have Equivocate you pay $79!

So just by downloading the free plug-in, you will save an additional $20 from the intro price.

  • Available 10/3/17 – $99 (MSRP $199)
  • This sale ends October 31st.
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Apple Certified Pro Eli Krantzberg is an internationally known author and music software trainer for Groove3. His instructional videos have helped demystify music software such as Logic Pro, Pro Tools, Sonar, BFD, Melodyne, and Kontakt for thousands of users all over the world. Based in Montreal, Canada, Eli is involved in all aspects of audio production. In his studio he works with various artists, as well as on commercial jingles, corporate videos, and original music composition.
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