Linux Plugins

The Best Free Audio Plugins for Linux with Video Demos. Ladspa and LV2 …Synths, Reverbs, Compressors…and much more. Just listen, watch and download!

SQL8

    WindowsMacLinuxFree VST
34K Views Rating: 4.6 /5 (9 votes)
“The SQ8L is a software model (VST) of Ensoniq’s classic 1980s synth SQ80. The SQ80 features 3 digital wavet[...]
Dexed | Audio Plugins for Free

Dexed

    WindowsMacLinuxFree VSTLV2
31K Views Rating: 4.7 /5 (21 votes)
“Dexed is a multi platform, multi format plugin synth that is closely modeled on the Yamaha DX7. Under the hood i[...]
Tonespace | Audio Plugins for Free

Tonespace

    WindowsMacLinuxFree VSTAudioUnit
15K Views Rating: 2.6 /5 (5 votes)
“Tonespace is a chord generator and visualizer displays chords and scales on a grid, making it easy to understand [...]

Helm

    WindowsMacLinuxFree VSTAudioUnitLV2AAX
15K Views Rating: 4.6 /5 (9 votes)
“Helm – a free, cross-platform, polyphonic synthesizer that runs on GNU/Linux, Mac, and Windows as a standalone[...]

HybridReverb2

    WindowsMacLinuxFree VST
13K Views Rating: 0 /5 (0 votes)
“Introduction: HybridReverb2 is a convolution-based reverberation effect which combines the superior sound quality[...]
Calf Compressor (Dynamics/Compressor) - Linux/LV2

Calf Compressor

    LinuxLV2
11K Views Rating: 0 /5 (0 votes)
“Smooth sounding dynamic compressor with a variety of settings, written by Thor Harald Johansen. RMS/peak modes, A[...]
Protoverb | Audio Plugins for Free

U-he Protoverb

    WindowsMacLinuxFree VSTAudioUnitAAX
9K Views Rating: 3 /5 (3 votes)
“Protoverb is an experimental reverb based on the idea of a “room simulator”. Most algorithmic reverbs[...]
Glitch | Audio Plugins for Free

Glitch 2

    WindowsMacLinuxFree VSTAudioUnit
9K Views Rating: 4.5 /5 (4 votes)
“Glitch is an audio effect plugin for Windows (VST), Mac (VST and AU) and Linux (VST), available in both 32-bit an[...]
audio meter plugin

Audio Meter

    LinuxLV2
9K Views Rating: 0 /5 (0 votes)
Audio meter plugin for Linux.[...]
Caustic 3 | Audio Plugins for Free

Caustic 3

    WindowsMacLinux
8K Views Rating: 4.8 /5 (4 votes)
“Caustic 3 is a music creation tool inspired by rack-mount synthesizers / samplers rigs. Everything is real-time a[...]
Calf Reverb Linux

Calf Reverb

    LinuxLV2
7K Views Rating: 0 /5 (0 votes)
“Simple reverb with basic controls and relatively neutral sound. No dreaded metal barrel sound, but at the expense[...]

Helio Workstati...

    WindowsMacLinuxiOSFree VSTAudioUnit
7K Views Rating: 0 /5 (0 votes)
Helio is a lightweight cross-platform music sketchup tool, available for Mac OS X, Linux, Windows desktops, iPads and An[...]

Calf Flanger

    LinuxLV2
7K Views Rating: 0 /5 (0 votes)
“Simple stereo flanger with linear interpolation. If “zipper noise” of basic flanger effects is drivin[...]
Test Tone Audio Plugin

Test Tone

    LinuxLV2
6K Views Rating: 0 /5 (0 votes)
Test tone plugin for Linux.[...]
Tube Distortion plugin

Tube Distortion

    LinuxLV2
6K Views Rating: 0 /5 (0 votes)
Tube Distortion plugin for Linux.[...]

ZynAddSubFX

    WindowsMacLinuxFree VSTLV2
6K Views Rating: 0 /5 (0 votes)
“ZynAddSubFX is a fully featured open source software synthesizer capable of making a countless number of instrume[...]
Early Reflection Reverb plugin

Early Reflectio...

    LinuxLV2
6K Views Rating: 0 /5 (0 votes)
Early reflection reverb plugin for Linux.[...]
VCV Rack | Audio Plugins for Free

VCV Rack

    WindowsMacLinux
6K Views Rating: 4.9 /5 (4 votes)
“At Knobcon 2017, developers launched VCV Rack – an open-source virtual Eurorack modular synthesizer that’s av[...]

Tunefish 4

    WindowsMacLinuxFree VSTAudioUnit
6K Views Rating: 4.3 /5 (3 votes)
“Features Available on Windows and Linux as VST (32 and 64 bit) and on Mac as Audio Unit or VST (Universal binary)[...]

LinuxSampler

    WindowsMacLinuxFree VSTAudioUnitLV2Ladspa
5K Views Rating: 0 /5 (0 votes)
“The LinuxSampler project was founded with the goal to produce a free, streaming capable, open source pure softw[...]
Oxe FM Synth | Audio Plugins for Free

Oxe FM Synth

    WindowsMacLinuxFree VST
5K Views Rating: 4 /5 (2 votes)
Oxe FM Synth is an open source VST 2.4 instrument plugin for Windows, Linux and MacOSX. Features: Multitimbral (16 MIDI[...]