Developed in association with Abbey Road Studios, Waves’ Abbey Road Collection features a lineup of exquisite plugins that meticulously model the fabled studios’ legendary rooms, microphones, consoles, tape machines and signature effects, as heard on countless historic recordings and pop masterpieces.
The Abbey Road Collection includes plugin models of the studios’ famed REDD and TG12345 consoles, as well as RS56 Passive EQ (‘the Curve Bender’), J37 Tape, Reel ADT, the King’s Microphones, Abbey Road's echo chambers and reverb plates, and the one-of-a-kind Vinyl plugin which models Abbey Road’s vinyl cutting and playback gear.
With the Abbey Road Collection, the legendary studio’s signal chain is at your disposal – from the rooms in which magic happened, through the iconic vintage gear and techniques that ushered in the age of modern audio engineering.
The King’s Speech captured the imaginations of moviegoers the world over. Waves and Abbey Road captured the sounds of the rare mics used in the award-winning film.
Waves and Abbey Road Studios have faithfully recreated the powerful sound-shaping capabilities of the original RS56 passive equalizer, also known as ‘The Curve Bender.’
The first plugin to successfully model Abbey Road Studios’ signature automatic double tracking effect, created to meet the recording needs of the Beatles.
The REDD-modeled plugins recreate the color, character and tonal complexity of the original consoles, renowned for their silky smooth EQ curves, extraordinary warmth and lush stereo image.
The Waves: Abbey Road J37 tape saturation plugin, modeled on the machine used to record many of the greatest masterpieces in modern music, brings analog warmth to digital recordings.
This plugin captures every feature of the classic solid-state console from EMI which helped shape groundbreaking recordings by the Beatles and Pink Floyd.
Give your music the vintage warmth of vinyl records played on classic turntables and needles: a precise model of Abbey Road Studios’ vinyl cutting and playback gear.
A modular mastering chain plugin modeled after the EMI TG12410 Transfer Console used in all Abbey Road's mastering suites since the early '70s to this day.
Musical analog saturation & distortion from the legendary Abbey Road Studios: The sound of classic tubes and transistors, driven from subtle to extreme, and excited by the rare EMI TG12321—a secret weapon of Abbey Road engineers.
State-of-the-art modeling of the four legendary reverb plates housed at Abbey Road Studios and used on recordings by the Beatles, Pink Floyd and Radiohead.
Get the reverberating sounds of the legendary Abbey Road Studio Two echo chamber, complete with Abbey Road's long-lost S.T.E.E.D. setup – create everything from beautiful natural chamber reverb to surging delay cascades.