Release Notes

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.