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Airwindows is one guy: me! I am an audio hacker and computer programmer from way back. I seek only to continue my life up here in Vermont, inventing things and putting them onto the internet, sometimes for free and sometimes for pay. My hope is that people richer than me (i.e. most people) don't rob me. My other hope is for another cup of Aeropress. One out of two ain't bad!



DeEss3Demo is the latest DeEss: returning to the unrivalled sound of the first classic Airwindows DeEss, but with 80-bit internal math and a new Sense Monitoring switch, by request! This is the ultimate De-Esser, now with new ease of use and deeper tone. This plugin’s made a lot of interesting friends… very competitive, significant friends […]

Multiband Distortion

MultibandDistortion is just what you’d think- instead of just highpassing the signal, it splits it, and distorts each band separately, and recombines them in a strange matrix with a stability control. Separate hardness controls on each band, very flexible. This is one of those plugins where I don’t think there’s really a correct way to use […]


Fracture is the 2008 Airwindows Xmas present for lovers of ugly sound everywhere! It works by using a Density-style overdrive (based on a sine function) but letting you override the fully-saturated point. Since the function will roll back around to zero again, you can make it go to silence, not full crank, when ‘distorting’. That means […]


Nikola was an attempt to do the sound of an audio Tesla Coil. It’s incredibly nasty! Free, of course. When I say attempt, I mean it sounds nothing like an audio Tesla Coil. But that was the intention—and it sure makes a striking, dreadful sound! Nikola declares one sample of latency.


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