Black Friday is around the corner! Each year there’s thousands of deals for musicians – especially in the software world! The amount of Black Friday Producer Deals can be overwhelming, so let us help you sift through the offers and handpick the best deals on the best gear this year. We’ll give you all you need to know whether you finally want to go out of the box and pick up a hardware synth and sampler or simply pick up some plugins for your next track.
This Black Friday Producer Deals page will be updated regularly by us in the coming weeks with the best deals, so keep it bookmarked.
Plugin Boutique is literally offering hundreds of deals on audio plugins – even more than usual! And on top of that you will get a free copy of iZotope Nectar Elements with any purchase made. Here’s our favourite deals:
For an example of what you can achieve with these plugins, check out how Grammy-winning producer Focus (Dr. Dre, Kendrick Lamar, Anderson .Paak) puts analog character and an old-school texture into a full track using just the Abbey Road plugin Collection, from adding saturation & warmth to drums & bass and creating a vintage feel & color on guitars & organ all the way to adding width and character to vocals and getting old-school vinyl texture on your overall track.
The flagship software compendium of 24 perfectly recreated historic synths and keyboards, is now available for a special price: New customers can purchase V Collection 7 for $299. Existing customers, with any registered Arturia product, can purchase V Collection 7 for $199. Customers who own any previous version of V Collection can upgrade to the latest version for just $99.
Edit the intonation and timing of your vocals the way the pros do. Simple. Intuitive. Musical. Grab notes, move them, stretch them, squeeze them – it’s that easy! The intelligent Correct Pitch Macro for perfect intonation. Grammy Award-winning sound quality- Offer expires Dec 3, 2019.
The developers of critically-acclaimed human-friendly audio technology, are running a their Black Friday sale starting this Friday (15th Nov 2019). Until the 1st of December, Accusonus’ audio repair, beat making & drum mixing bundles and individual plug-ins will be available at a discounted price of up to 75% off. We’re especially fond of their newest plugin Rhythmiq! Great discounts are also available for existing customers looking to upgrade as well.
The Digital Dub Bundle is right down our alley. It includes the Strums Session VST to create realistic guitar strumming patterns and Bass Master which provides weighty, powerful bass taken from a mixture of classic analogue synths and futuristic, digital waveforms. You also get some of our favourite delay and reverb effects: Diffuse and Modnetic by Surreal Machines. Last but not least you can explore over 480 samples of classic dub and reggae drums, booming basslines and skanking synths from Niche Audio’s Dub & Reggae 2 and Dubtronic sample packs. You save $130+ compared to buying these things separately.
MAGIX is running a few deals on music production software. I started on their Music Maker software as a teenager and it has come a long way since then! Get the Music Maker 2020 Premium Edition at 50% off right now!
Waves Audio always has a good selection of Black Friday Early Deals that change almost daily. There’s also a free mystery plugin waiting for you!
Audio Assault gives you 20 of its best-selling audio plugins for $49.99 (that’s only $2.50 per plugin). Also check out the freebie links below! A free transient shaper awaits you 🙂
Eventide is running a Black Friday special on their plugin Saturate (only $29).
Fuse Audio Labs is a few of their excellent plugins at 66% OFF the regular price until November 30th.
discoDSP gives you 50% OFF across the whole online store until December 1st.
Too strapped for cash even on Black Friday with all these incredible deals? Here’s some cool freebie deals!
Transient+ is a transient shaper effect in VST, VST3, AU, and AAX plugin formats for digital audio workstations on PC and Mac. It features transient (attack) and post-transient (sustain) amplitude controls, along with a built-in digital clipper circuit for transient clipping and distortion. The attack and sustain parameters come with the option 2X switch which doubles their effect on the audio signal. Transient+ is normally priced at $10 but you can download it completely free of charge from Audio Assault’s website for a limited time. A valid email address is required to complete the checkout process.
Waves Audio is inviting everyone interested to sign up on their website and receive a free VST plugin on Black Friday. Waves Audio has announced that a brand new audio plugin will be released on November 29th, 2019. The plugin will be free to download for everyone who signs up with a valid email address. There is no information about the plugin itself, apart from the fact that it will be a brand new product.
In Session Audio Fruit Shake is available as free download until November 26th, 2019. It’s a shaker library based on their premium Shimmer Shake Strike percussion engine. Best of all, the library is compatible with the free Kontakt Player virtual instrument!
Black Friday 2019: when is it taking place?
Black Friday always happens after Thanksgiving, so this year it’s scheduled for Friday November 29. While it’s good to mark this day in your calendar, you can expect to start seeing huge Black Friday producer deals popping up much earlier than that. A lot of deals with stretch out beyond Black Friday all the way to Monday December 2, which is commonly referred to as Cyber Monday.
Black Friday Producer Deals 2019: What to expect?
For starters, the big retailers like Amazon and Walmart will have massive savings on Black Friday. If you are looking for professional headphones, guitars or studio gadgets, you should check them out. Of course we will look at music retailers like Musician’s Friend, Zzounds and Sweetwater for the best Black Friday music deals. Guitar Center often has some really interesting deals for Black Friday when it comes to DJ and production gear and accessories. If you are looking to upgrade your laptop, then this is probably the best time of the year to pick up bargains for the home studio.
If you want to be ready for the flood fo offers it pays off to do your research ahead of time so you know exactly what you’re looking for when the time comes. It’s probably a good idea to explore our previous gear reviews and plugin round up posts. Here’s some of our recommended reading: