Release Notes

January 16th, 2020

  • New release — OVox Vocal ReSynthesis, now available as a single plugin as well as in the Inspire Virtual Instruments Collection.
  • New release – SuperRack v11.0.53.36
  • SuperRack SoundGrid v11.0.53.36 : Various bug fixes
  • SoundGrid Driver updates:
    • SoundGrid ASIO / Core Audio Driver v11.0.53.35: Various bug fixes
  • Improved: All Waves instruments are now supported in Pro Tools 2019 under macOS Catalina 10.15.
  • Improved: Gain reduction report to host in MV2, MV360, Renaissance Channel, and Renaissance DeEsser.
  • Fixed: TRACT capture not being saved with the session after loading Full Reset preset.
  • Fixed: Waves Tune maqam scales with quarter-notes not always corrected to the expected pitch.
  • Fixed: Q10 text corruption.
  • Fixed: Inability to edit IR1 gain envelop.
  • Fixed: Inability to edit Graphic SoundShifter time and pitch graphs.
  • Fixed: Wrong latency reports in Infected Mushroom Pusher and Sibilance.
  • Fixed: eMotion LV1 crashing when changing presets in the Abbey Road TG Mastering Chain inserted into CLA MixHub.
  • Fixed: Inability to access the built-in mic in the GTR3, GTR Solo and PRS Supermodels standalone applications running in macOS 10.14 and 10.15.
  • Fixed: Control value in Renaissance Channel not being updated when switching between the all-bands view and selected band view.

December 26th, 2019

eMotion LV1 11.0.52.35 Update:

  • Mon 9-16 loading incorrect default parameters - Fixed
  • Mon 9-16 not saving parameters in session – Fixed
  • Mon 9-16 not saving pasted plugins in session – Fixed
  • Matrix 1-8 not saving parameters in session under – Fixed
  • Crash when using Tab on name field - Fixed

MyMon V11.1891 Update:

  • New Lock options in the MyMon Control panel:
    • Mix Lock - secures an assigned device to a designated mix.
    • EQ Lock - prevents stage musicians from adjusting the mix master EQ.
  • MyMon application is now always active (no sleep) when in focus.

December 22nd, 2019

  • Firmware update for all SoundGrid servers (9.7.99.926): Fixes a bug which caused issues with MKL-supported plugins.

December 18th, 2019

  • Fixed: Various preset related issues.
  • Fixed: Graphic issues in Dorrough Surround under Pro Tools.

December 17th, 2019

Waves Central v11.0.50:

  • Fixed: Wrongly removing old v9 versions (v9.3/v9.6/v9.91) in certain scenarios.
  • Several other fixes and improvements.

December 16th, 2019

  • Firmware update for the WSG-Y16 I/O card (v10.3.51.2 ) for Yamaha digital consoles: Fixes a bug related to use cases causing audio dropouts or clocking glitches.

December 4th, 2019

  • New release – MyMon Personal Monitor Mixing App for iOS and Android mobile devices
  • eMotion LV1 11.0.52.2 Update:
    • Added support for Waves MyMon
    • Added mix buses to all three LV1 configurations
    • Fixed: Stability, performance, Scenes and Load bugs
  • SuperRack SoundGrid 11.0.52.2 Update: Various bug fixes
  • SoundGrid server firmware & SoundGrid Driver updates:
    • SoundGrid server firmware v11.0.52.8
    • SoundGrid server firmware v10.0.57.602
    • SoundGrid server firmware v9.7.99.92
    • SoundGrid ASIO / Core Audio Driver v11.0.52.2
  • Waves Central v11.0.46:
    • Improved application launch and sync times.
    • Fixed: Indication of Waves infra updates.
    • Fixed: Bug which caused Central to create empty folders on USB drives.
    • Several other fixes and improvements.

December 2nd, 2019

  • New release — Abbey Road Saturator, now available as a single plugin as well as in the Abbey Road Collection.
  • New release — MDMX Distortion Modules, now available as a single plugin as well as in Mercury, Pro Show and SD7 Pro Show.

November 29th, 2019

  • New release — Berzerk Distortion, now available as a single plugin as well as in Mercury, Pro Show and SD7 Pro Show.

November 21st, 2019

Waves Central v11.0.43:

  • Improved error handling and messaging in certain situations.
  • Warning when trying to install on unsupported operating systems.
  • Progress bar minor improvements.

November 14th, 2019

  • Fixed: Cadac SoundGrid I/O firmware 10.3.50.1, possible audio corruption.
  • Fixed: DiGiCo DMI Driver 10.0.1.1136, missing features in remote integration with SuperRack SoundGrid.

October 29th, 2019

New release — SuperRack SoundGrid v11.0.0.159

  • SoundGrid ASIO/CoreAudio driver v11.0.0.159.
  • SoundGrid server firmware v11.0.0.161.
  • All SoundGrid I/O firmware v10.3.x.

October 28th, 2019

All Waves plugins: Across-the-board software update to version 11.

  • Redesigned interfaces for all eight Renaissance plugins:
    • Users can now switch between three skins for each Renaissance plugin: Two new skins – Light and Dark – in addition to the existing Legacy skin.
    • Real-time frequency analyzer added to the Renaissance EQ and Renaissance Channel plugins.
    • Renaissance Channel interface completely revised and streamlined based on user feedback, making R-Channel more intuitive and easy to use.
    • Added: Over 700 presets by leading producers & engineers added to the Renaissance plugins.
  • Plugins added to premium bundles:
    • OneKnob Pumper, MetaFilter and Greg Wells ToneCentric added to Platinum.
    • OneKnob Pumper, MetaFilter, Greg Wells ToneCentric and Cobalt Saphira added to Diamond.
    • OneKnob Pumper, MetaFilter, Greg Wells ToneCentric and WLM Plus Loudness Meter added to Horizon.
    • Infected Mushroom Pusher added to Mercury, Pro Show and SD7 Pro Show.
  • Added: NKS support for over 40 additional plugins.
  • Added: EQ Curve support on Pro Tools and Avid S6 for the following plugins: AudioTrack, eMo F2, eMo Q4, F6, GEQ, H-EQ, LinEQ, Q10, RenEQ, RenChannel, RS56
  • Added: "Set as default preset" to all plugins.
  • Added: Over 700 presets by leading producers & engineers added to multiple plugins.
  • Improved: Loading time of several plugins.
  • Improved: Smoother plugin controls movement with the mouse.
  • Improved: Responsiveness of moving controls with the mouse wheel on Windows.
  • Improved: Peak reading accuracy in Pro Tools under AudioSuite.
  • Improved: Added "Skip All" to unlicensed plugin message in Logic Pro.
  • Improved: Plugins with skins will open with the last used skin.
  • Fixed: Cubase 10 freeze during launch when Waves plugins have no licenses.
  • Fixed: Sample based instruments crash Logic Pro when changing the sample rate after freezing a track.
  • Fixed: Waves instrument applications crash when trying to open them without a license.
  • Fixed: Master Bypass is missing from the Pro Tools automation window.
  • Fixed: Removed the bypass button for all Waves instruments in Pro Tools.
  • Fixed: MIDI Program change in VST3.
  • Fixed: Abbey Road Chambers may crash Logic Pro in a session with some Eventide plugins.
  • Fixed: Abbey Road TG Meter Bridge input meters do not respond to input gain changes.
  • Fixed: Corrupted sound processing when moving Brauer Motion between channels in Pro Tools.
  • Fixed: Multi-selecting all Threshold controls in C4 and C6 is not possible.
  • Fixed: Trans-X output level is not saved in the session when inserted into CLA MixHub in Cubase and Studio One.
  • Fixed: CLA MixHub modules On/Off are missing in Pro Tools automation window.
  • Fixed: Selected wavetable is not indicated correctly in Codex.
  • Fixed: Flow Motion crash when clicking undo/redo after switching Setup A/B.
  • Fixed: Right channel was delayed in Greg Wells VoiceCentric mono to stereo when bypassed.
  • Fixed: H-Reverb X-Time control movement is inverted in reverse mode.
  • Fixed: Nx head tracker application wrongly reopens after removing the Nx plugin.
  • Fixed: Abbey Road Studio 3 Head Tracking and Head Modeling menus do not open using a touch screen.
  • Fixed: OneKnob Driver wrong delay compensation.
  • Fixed: OneKnob Driver stereo component flips the audio signal's phase.
  • Fixed: Impossible to control PRS SuperModels with the mouse after opening menus using touch.
  • Fixed: Crash when loading some Scheps Omni Channel stereo presets in Ableton Live VST3.
  • Fixed: Scheps Omni Channel automation and solo functionality issues.
  • Fixed: PuigChild compressor settings are not saved in sessions when inserted into Scheps Omni Channel.
  • Fixed: TRACT IIR on/off controls don't work until an EQ parameter is changed.
  • Fixed: TRACT IIR filter mouse movement in sub zoom mode is too fast and hard to control.
  • Fixed: Waves Tune preset loading issues.
  • Fixed: Waves Tune Real-Time is under the Effects instead of Pitch Shift category in Adobe Audition.
  • Fixed: V-EQ4 graphic issues when inserted in Scheps Omni Channel or CLA MixHub.
  • Various other fixes and improvements.

Waves Central 11.0.40: Support for installing version 11.

Oct 23rd, 2019

  • SoundGrid Rack for VENUE V10: Offline Installer including SoundGrid Rack for Venue now supports VENUE 6.2.

Sept 12th, 2019

SoundGrid ASIO driver v9.7.99.1159, Windows only:

  • Fixed: Possible audio drops during recording or playback with A&H V3 I/Os or other SoundGrid-compatible I/Os.

July 10th, 2019

  • New release — Abbey Road Studio 3, now available as a single plugin.
  • Nx Virtual Mix Room is now SoundGrid-compatible and supported in all SoundGrid hosts.

June 27th, 2019

  • Fixed: SoundGrid ASIO/CoreAudio driver v9.7.99.1079, Windows Only.
    Under certain circumstances large MIDI SysEx messages were not transferred properly.

June 18th, 2019

  • New release — Bass Fingers, now available as a single plugin as well as in the Inspire Virtual Instruments Collection.
  • Fixed: Bug that caused several Waves plugins (e.g. Waves Tune Real-Time, X-FDBK) running in SoundGrid applications to not pass audio or cause SoundGrid server disconnection and reconnection.
  • Fixed: Bug which caused long plugin scan and loading times on computers not connected to the internet, including longer session load times for MultiRack, SoundGrid Rack for Venue, and eMotion LV1.

May 28th, 2019

  • Firmware update for the DiGiGrid IOS-XL (9.7.99.1065): Fixed bug preventing firmware downgrades from v10.x to v9.x via SoundGrid Studio

May 27th, 2019

Firmware and software update to the DiGiCo SD SoundGrid interface (9.7.99.1065) for DiGiCo Quantum consoles:

  • Support for Sync-over-Ethernet (SOE) for Quantum engines only
  • Fixed: Audio glitches on some Quantum engines

May 13th, 2019

  • New release — Submarine, now available as a single plugin as well as in Mercury, Pro Show and SD7 Pro Show.
  • Firmware update for the Hear Back PRO SoundGrid card (v10.0.57.169): Fixes a bug which caused identification and firmware update failure via eMotion LV1 (v10.0.57.88).

April 24th, 2019

Firmware update for DirectOut SG.MADI Converter (9.7.99.1047) (10.0.57.156)

  • Added support for some optical connection LEDs
  • Fixed bugs related to connection problems with Avid HD and Merging Technologies’ Horus interfaces

April 16th, 2019

  • Firmware update for the WSG-Y16 I/O card (v10.2.0.61) for Yamaha digital consoles: Fixes a bug which caused identification failure by eMotion LV1 (v10.0.57.88)

March 17th, 2019

  • Added: Over 250 new artist presets to CLA MixHub.
  • Added: CLA MixHub Lite (Mono and Stereo) components for reduced CPU consumption (up to 30% reduction depending on processor type).
  • Improved: Both CLA MixHub Channel View and Bucket View can now be opened simultaneously.
  • Improved: Any individual CLA MixHub module (Input, EQ, Dynamics) can now be added as an extra insert plugin inside the CLA MixHub Insert slot.
  • Fixed: Various bugs in CLA MixHub, Abbey Road TG Mastering Chain and Scheps Omni Channel - including automation in VST3, parameter changes in AU hosts, Undo/Redo and Solo button functions, and more.
  • Added: DTS UpMix new latency modes and extended bass management controls.

March 3rd, 2019

  • New release — Driver software is now available for DiGiGrid IOS-XL.

February 27th, 2019

eMotion LV1 V10.0.57.88 Update

  • Fixed: Bugs related to scene and session management (save/load/edit.
  • Fixed: Bugs related to device sharing.

February 14th, 2019

SoundGrid Rack for VENUE V10

  • Added: Compatibility with Waves V10 plugins, including latest releases: Abbey Road Chambers, TRACT Sound System Calibration, PRS SuperModels, Abbey Road TG Mastering Chain, Sibilance, and CLA MixHub.
  • Added: Test Redundancy feature to ensure that redundant servers can handle the session load.
  • Added: Easily rescan licenses when adding/changing external license keys.
  • Waves Central can be used when console is connected to the Internet.
  • Fixed: Legacy sessions load with some plugins not mapped to encoders.
  • Fixed: Corrupted C6 values when changing snapshots.
  • Fixed: Session crash with Scheps Omni Channel.
  • Fixed: InPhase causing system crashes.

January 24th, 2019

  • New release — CLA MixHub, now available as a single plugin as well as in Mercury, Pro Show and SD7 Pro Show.
  • Fixed: Possible LV1 crash when changing F6 RTA presets via LV1 scenes.
  • Fixed: Pro Tools hang when bypassing GTR3 and deactivating/reactivating it.
  • Fixed: Cubase/FL Studio/REAPER crash when changing Flow Motion Synth presets through the host's preset menu.
  • Fixed: SoundShifter Graphic possible crash on Pro Tools.
  • Fixed: IR1 possible crash on Pro Tools.
  • Fixed: Bypassing Butch Vig Vocals at 88/96 kHz introduces latency.
  • Fixed: Scheps Omni Channel missing Master Bypass in the Pro Tools automation window.
  • Fixed: Loading saved presets in Scheps Omni Channel will load them to both Setup A and B instead of just to A or B.
  • Fixed: Scheps Omni Channel meters do not indicate values over 0db.
  • Fixed: Abbey Road TG Mastering Chain meters do not indicate values over 0db.
  • Fixed: Abbey Road TG Mastering Chain crash when automating 'Change Notify'.
  • Fixed: Saphira problem moving Warmth EQ band 2 via the graph.
  • Various other fixes and stability improvements.

December 5th, 2018

  • Firmware update for all SoundGrid servers (v9.7.99.908): Fixes a bug causing sporadic audio drops.
  • Firmware update for the WSG-Y16 I/O card (v9.7.99.822): Fixes a bug causing MIDI input not to work.
  • Firmware update for DSPRO StageGrid 4000 (v10.0.57.21): Fixes a bug causing full-scale noise on random channel output during power cycle while all channels are connected.
  • Firmware update for DSPRO StageGrid 4000 (v9.7.99.911): Various bug fixes.

November 26th, 2018

  • New release — Flow Motion FM Synth, now available as a single plugin as well as in the new Inspire Virtual Instruments Collection.

November 22nd, 2018

  • New release — Sibilance, now available as a single plugin as well as in Mercury, Pro Show and SD7 Pro Show.

November 8th, 2018

eMotion LV1 v10.0.10.95
SoundGrid server firmware v10.0.10.95
SoundGrid ASIO/CoreAudio driver v10.0.10.47, protocol v10.0.10.22
Firmware update for all SoundGrid hardware device drivers v10.0.x

  • Multiple bug fixes and improvements.

November 4th, 2018

  • Improved: Overall GUI responsiveness of all plugins.
  • Added: "Netflix 2018" preset to WLM and WLM Plus.
  • Added: F6 global control mapping to Avid S3.
  • Fixed: F6 RTA default setting load.
  • Fixed: Abbey Road TG Mastering Chain Load/Save preset menus in MultiRack SoundGrid, StudioRack SoundGrid, and eMotion ST.
  • Fixed: Abbey Road TG Mastering Chain loading in GarageBand.
  • Fixed: Abbey Road TG Mastering Chain is located in the Effects category instead of Mastering in Adobe Audition.
  • Fixed: MultiRack SoundGrid connected to DiGiCo consoles freezes when moving controls on Abbey Road TG Mastering Chain.
  • Fixed: GTR ToolRack crash when starting/stopping playback and simultaneously changing cabinets, amp types or microphones.
  • Fixed: GTR ToolRack & Stomp don't update latency when stomps are inserted.
  • Fixed: MetaFlanger Alt+Click doesn't reset toggle buttons.
  • Fixed: PRS SuperModels stops working in Studio One 4.
  • Fixed: Some PRS SuperModels controls wrongly activated when changing some presets.
  • Fixed: PRS SuperModels playback starts with a slight fade-in under Logic Pro.
  • Fixed: Duplicating a mono-to-stereo track with PS22 in Cubase results in a very loud noise.
  • Fixed: CPU spikes and audio glitches when automating PuigTec EQs in VST2.4 (Live, Reason, Maschine, Komplete Kontrol).
  • Fixed: REQ band 1 on/off is always linked, even when L/R is unlinked.
  • Fixed: eMo Q4 band 1 LRB functionality.
  • Fixed: Scheps Omni Channel long initial loading time, and several other bugs.
  • Fixed: Smack Attack graphic issues.
  • Fixed: Various TRACT-Smaart interaction bugs.
  • Fixed: Waves Tune horizontal scroll shortcut on Windows.
  • Various stability improvements.

October 24th, 2018

  • Firmware update for all SoundGrid servers (v9.7.99.907): Fixes a server crash caused by MKL library corruption resulting from transfer failure, common during some plugin instantiations.

October 16th, 2018

  • New release — Abbey Road TG Mastering Chain, now available as a single plugin as well as in the Abbey Road Collection.

September 27th, 2018

  • New release — Driver software is now available for the M-Waves SQ I/O card for Allen & Heath SQ console series.

August 7th, 2018

  • Added: New presets for Abbey Road Chambers.
  • Added: Abbey Road Chambers control mapping for Avid S3.

August 1st, 2018

  • New release — Driver software is now available for the Waves I/O MK2 card for DiGiCo SD console series.

July 30th, 2018

  • Fixed: Clicking Import in Codex oscillators doesn't work.
  • Fixed: Grand Rhapsody crashes when changing mics.

July 23th, 2018

  • New release — Abbey Road Chambers, now available as a single plugin as well as in the Abbey Road Collection.

July 16th, 2018

  • Fixed: DTS Neural plugins missing automation parameters in Pro Tools automation window.
  • Fixed: The sound in MultiRack is muted when switching Setup A/B in L3-LL or R360 while they are bypassed.
  • Fixed: PRS Supermodels various bugs.
  • Fixed: Issues with import IR window in all IR plugins.
  • Fixed: Switching Setup A/B in Scheps Omni Channel does not save the modules order.
  • Fixed: Morphoder minor bug.
  • Fixed: Kramer Master Tape minor bug.

July 9th, 2018

  • Fixed: Bass Slapper sound corruption issues.
  • Fixed: GTR3 and Codex malfunctioning drop-down menus.
  • Fixed: Torque 'Monitor' button not working.
  • Fixed: TRACT various bugs.

July 8th, 2018

  • Waves Central 10.0.1.3: Minor bug fixes and improvements.

June 26th, 2018

  • New release — Driver software is now available for Burl Audio BMB4 SoundGrid Motherboard.

June 24th, 2018

  • New release — TRACT System Calibration, now available as a single plugin and also bundled with Smaart Di v2.

June 21st, 2018

  • New release — Driver software is now available for JoeCo BBSG24MP.

June 19th, 2018

MultiRack v9.80.13.568:

  • Minor Bug fixes

Firmware update for DirectOut SG.MADI Converter (V9.7.99.717):

  • Minor Bug fixes

June 11th, 2018

All Waves plugins: Across-the-board software update to version 10.

  • Electric Grand 80 Piano added to the following bundles: Broadcast & Production, Broadcast and Surround Suite, Diamond, Gold, Horizon, Mercury, Platinum, Sound Design Suite.
  • Eddie Kramer Drum Channel added to the following bundles: Broadcast & Production, Broadcast and Surround Suite, Diamond, Gold, Horizon, Platinum, Sound Design Suite.
  • Improved: Waves Tune Real-Time CPU performance.
  • Fixed: Plugins' 'About' boxes could not be closed under macOS 10.13.
  • Fixed: Possible GUI corruption on Windows systems with Intel HD graphic cards.
  • Fixed: Abbey Road Vinyl noise not completely off when set to -inf.
  • Fixed: Scheps Omni Channel issues with saved parameters using Reaper and Studio One.
  • Fixed: Scheps 73's Preamp and Drive knobs lose sync when automated together.
  • Fixed: Wrong automation names for VU in/out in SSL Channel.
  • Fixed: PRS SuperModels various bugs.

Waves Central 10.0.0.3: Support for installing version 10.