Kotelnikov | Audio plugins for free

“TDR Kotelnikov is a wideband dynamics processor combining high fidelity dynamic range control with deep musical flexibility. As a descendant of the venerable TDR Feedback Compressor product family, Kotelnikov has directly inherited several unique features such as a proven control scheme, individual release control for peak and RMS content, an intuitive user interface, and powerful, state of the art, high-precision algorithms.

With a sonic signature best described as “stealthy”, Kotelnikov has the ability to manipulate the dynamic range by dramatic amounts, while carefully preserving the original tone, timbre and punch of a musical signal. As such, it is perfectly suited to stereo bus compression as well as other critical applications.

The concept is “proudly digital” in the sense that it doesn’t try to emulate any previously existing device. This is the original!


  • 64bit floating point precision for all relevant calculations
  • Multi-rate processing structure for highest accuracy
  • “Delta” oversampled signal path (bit transparent at 0dB gain reduction)
  • Super fast, yet natural sounding compression
  • “Crest factor” based control scheme offering independent release controls for peak and RMS events
  • Flexible sidechain highpass filter
  • Advanced stereo linking options optimized for the stereo bus
  • Delta preview mode to preview the difference between compressed and original signal
  • Latency compensated parallel bypass (i.e. processing not interrupted)”

Source : tokyodawn.net

2 Responses to “Kotelnikov”

  1. Avatar A says:

    This is maybe one of the most transparent and useful compressor plugins out there, and it’s free! If you’re working on acoustic music and need to squeeze piano, acoustic guitar, vocals, or even the mix bus to reduce the overall dynamic range without a bunch of pumping, this just works! Surprised it’s not a 5 out of 5 stars. Learn about Crest Factor, and this is an excellent compressor plug.

  2. Avatar luca says:

    brutal geiles teil

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