Earl Vickers, C.E.O.
THE SOUND GUY ANNOUNCES SFX MACHINE RT
Real-Time Audio Effects Plug-In to Be
Released for Macintosh and Windows
NAMM l Anaheim,
CA —January 16, 2003 l The
Sound Guy, Inc., announced today the forthcoming release of SFX Machine RT,
a real-time version of the company's award-winning audio effects plug-in.
"Customers have been requesting a real-time version
of SFX Machine ever since it debuted at NAMM several years ago," said Earl
Vickers, C.E.O. and president of The Sound Guy, Inc. "This plug-in has always
wanted to be real-time, and we are happy to oblige. In addition to our new
for Mac OS X and Classic, we are excited to be announcing one of the first
commercial plug-ins in Apple's new Audio Units format."
The company also announced a VST version for Windows.
"Until now, there has not been a comparable product on the PC side," said
look forward to serving our new Windows customers."
SFX Machine RT includes hundreds of presets, including
conventional effects like choruses and flangers and a wide variety of unusual
plug-in's underlying modular synthesizer engine has an easy-to-use interface,
enabling selection and modification of effects with just a few mouse clicks.
Each version of SFX Machine RT will also include 'MIDI Learn' parameter
control for real-time preset modification, providing new dimensions of interaction
that were impossible with the earlier software.
A preliminary Audio Units version of SFX Machine will be on
display in the Emagic booth (Booth #6500, Hall A).
SFX Machine RT for VST (Mac OS X and Classic) and Audio
Units (Mac OS X) will be available in Q1 2003. SFX Machine VST for PC will be
released shortly thereafter. Pricing is yet to be determined; visit the SFX
Machine website for the latest details.
About The Sound Guy, Inc.
The Sound Guy, Inc., is a privately held corporation based
in Santa Cruz, California. Its SFX Machine plug-in can be heard
on a number of commercial music recordings, feature films, television
productions and video games.
Copyright © 2003 The Sound Guy, Inc. SFX Machine and
SFX Machine RT are trademarks of The Sound Guy, Inc. All other trademarks
of their respective holders.