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Presswerk vs. MJUC

So I've decided on TDR Kotelnikov GE as my buss and mastering compressor, and TDR Feedback Compressor II (now discontinued) as my go to transparent channel compressor. Now looking for a "character" compressor to add to the mix for either individual channels or busses. I've narrowed it down to these 2 based on all...

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Tokyo Dawn Labs updates the Kotelnikov family to version 1.5.0

Tokyo Dawn Labs updates the Kotelnikov family to version 1.5.0 New features: Kotelnikov GE 1.5.0 TDR Kotelnikov – Gentleman's Edition | Tokyo Dawn Records # New GR LIMIT control # New ADVANCED stereo linking mode for improved stereo behaviour and lower CPU load # New LIVE quality mode optimized for low latency applications # New global setting "Always render at highest quality" #...

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Acon Digital Releases Mastering Suite — Five Plug-ins for Maximum Transparency

...mode, i.e. faster release with low GR and slower release with high GR. This can also be obtained in the Kotelnikov GE using the inverse Inertia mode. Kotelnikov GE has something similar to the RenComp Opto mode called Inertia, described here: Inertia modulates the attack and release times in relation to gain reduction. A low amount...

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Product Description

TDR Kotelnikov is a wideband dynamics processor combining high fidelity dynamic range control with deep musical flexibility. As a descendant of the venerable TDR Feedback Compressor product family, Kotelnikov has directly inherited several unique features such as a proven control scheme, individual release control for peak and RMS content, an intuitive user interface, and powerful, state of the art, high-precision algorithms. With a sonic signature best described as “stealthy”, Kotelnikov has the ability to manipulate the dynamic range by dramatic amounts, while carefully preserving the original tone, timbre and punch of a musical signal. As such, it is perfectly suited to stereo bus compression as well as other critical applications. The “Gentleman’s Edition” (GE) adds several improvements to the standard edition’s feature set. The most obvious being an intuitive access to various equal loudness workflows, the ability to specify ratio in a frequency dependent manner, as well as a powerful sidechain high-pass filter allowing continuously variable access over slope and frequency. The Yin/Yang functions allow manipulating the harmonic pattern produced during compression, and a new “insane” quality mode increases processing fidelity even further. Kotelnikov does not try to to emulate any previously available device. The concept is a proud digital processor, it is the original!