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Get the signature Joey Sturgis vocal sound as heard on albums from artists like Asking Alexandria, I See Stars, We Came As Romans, Of Mice & Men, Attack! Attack! from labels like Rise Records, Sumerian Records, and Fearless Records!

Gain Reduction is a vocal compressor plugin by producer Joey Sturgis. This plugin is intended for vocalists, musicians, engineers, mixers, and all audio production people alike! This compressor will instantly give you mix-ready sounding vocals with little to no effort, just insert the plugin on your track and you're ready to go. Turn the knobs to tame or tighten your sound! Crank the gain to saturate and distort! Try it on drums and other instruments too.

Gain Reduction is your new go-to compressor!

Gain Reduction was used to process the vocals in the mixes below...
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Audio Plugin (single user license)
User Manual

A computer with Intel or AMD compatible processor, Windows or Mac OSX operating system, and a compatible DAW installed (check which plugin formats your DAW supports and see Compatibility list below).
This plugin does NOT operate as a standalone!

Supported Daws:
  • Logic 8, 9, X (and any version that supports AU)
  • Pro Tools 7, 8, 9, 10, 11.2 HD (and any version that supports RTAS or AAX)
  • Cubase 5, 6, 7 (and any version that supports VST2 or VST3)
  • Any other DAW that supports VST2, VST3, AAX, AUX, or RTAS
Windows (32 & 64 bit): VST2, VST3, AAX, RTAS
Mac OSX (32 & 64 bit): VST2, VST3, AU, AAX, RTAS
Note: The RTAS specification does not provide 64 bit support.

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RTAS and AAX are trademarks of Avid, Inc.
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