Smoothly mix in different extreme tape artifacts with great precision.
Slow down the tape in real time, as if you would press your finger on the tape reel.
Randomly detune the pitch of your track like your tape machine has an inconsistent playback speed.
Introduce failing tape artifacts with subtle bitcrushing.
Add old tape machine noises for character and vibe.
Adjust the color and speed of the tape for a unique flavour.
Comes with presets for synth, drums, bass and classic tape style effects.
Saturate your tracks for that good old vintage tape sound. Warm and smooth character due to hysteresis emulation.
Combining a good old vintage tape sound with extreme artifacts.
Combining a good old vintage tape sound with extreme artifacts.SHOW LESS
INPUT (-48dB to 48dB): Input gain that lets you boost or attenuate the signal going in, giving you more control over the signal. OUTPUT (-48dB to 48dB): Output gain that lets you boost or attenuate the signal going out, giving you more control over the signal. MIX (0% to 100%): Smoothly mixes in the different tape artefacts giving you control over the overall intensity of the effect. COLOR (-100% to 100%): Lets you apply a warm or bright character to the Bad Tape effect as a whole. SATURATION (0% to 100%): Lets you subtly drive the signal as if you were increasing the volume on a tape machine. SPEED (0% to 100%): Lets you control the speed of the wow, shake and squeal features. WOW (0% to 100%): Lets you slowly detune the signal in a pseudo-random manner. SHAKE (0% to 100%): Lets you quickly detune the signal in a pseudo-random manner. HISS (0% to 100%): Lets you add a tape hiss like white noise signal. SQUEAL (0% to 100%): Lets you add a high pitched tape reel squeal signal. HARM (0% to 100%): Applies subtle bit-crushing to the signal. DETUNE (ON / OFF) Slows down the signal in real time, as if you press the tape with your finger.