Overview

The elysia museq matches premium sound shaping capabilities with optimally matched parameters and the highest quality components.

Brainworx, using advanced circuit modeling technology, captured all the color and nuance of the original in this remarkable plugin. They add powerful extras like an integrated M/S matrix for mid and side processing.

Each of the two channels offers three parametric bands with a two-position switchable Q. The outer bands per side are low/high shelf, which can be separately switched into a low/high cut mode. In the cut mode, a resonance peak keeps the knee frequency from sounding overly damped, reminiscent of inductor circuits in classic designs.

Each of the five gain controllers per side can be altered from boost to cut with a single switch for easy location of problem frequencies and twice the number of available gain steps. Each channel has a switchable option for adding strong harmonic color of the signal, making two EQs in one. Many prefer the color setting for mix use and the clean for tracking, but as always, let your ears be your guide.

In addition to the stereo version with all the bells and whistles, a streamlined Mix version with a mono GUI is included.

Features

  • 100% Discrete Class-A emulation
  • Active bandpasses with FETs
  • Resonant High & Low Pass Filters
  • Parallel Filter Design
  • Warm Mode
  • Stepped & Matched Potentiometers

Audio Examples

Industry Reviews

  • David Arnold

    David Arnold

    Composer (Casino Royale, Independence Day, Sherlock)

    The elysia units I've been using on individual tracks as well as across sub mixes and final stereo outs. All of these elysia units make up an incredibly powerful set of tools and have really… Read More

  • Charles Stella

    Charles Stella

    Composer/Producer/Engineer (MTV, 2K Games, Nora Jones, Jarobi/A Tribe Called Quest, Issa Rae)

    The elysia museq is an absolutely magical EQ. Clear and intuitive controls wrapped around a beautiful sound. The resonant low cut filter and M/S modes allow me to add great levels of detail and… Read More

Customer Reviews

  • Elysia Museq

    ★★★★★
    by Zac M
    Excellent plugin! Awesome Elysia sound!
  • MUSEQ

    ★★★★★
    by little cloud
    MUSICAL EQ....yeah man....right on..what an unbelievable little powerhouse equaliser. Im using it constantly since I found how it totally shifts the horizon of my final mixes...right in the right… Read More
  • Good!!

    ★★★★★
    by MP

    It is wonderful.
  • elysia museq

    ★★★★★
    by cabanasbeats
    i love this eq. it sounds amazing. so glad i copped this one.
  • Museq

    ★★★☆☆
    by d3llio
    It took a little while to get familiar with the interface, but the sound is great. Museq is much better as a “character” EQ, not so much for sound surgery, but if you want to sculpt a nice tone… Read More

Specification

Supported Plugin Formats
AAX DSP, AAX Native, AU, AAX AudioSuite, VST2, VST3

Supported Operating Systems
Mac OS X 10.9 through 10.13
Windows 7 through 10
Pro Tools 10.3.10 or higher or most VST/VST3/AU-compatible hosts running on a supported operating system

Mac
Intel CPU only (minimum 2 GHz recommended)

PC
Intel-compatible CPU with SSE2 instruction set (Pentium 4 compatible or higher; minimum 2 GHz recommended)

System Requirements
Display resolution: 1440 × 900px or 1280 × 960px or higher
Memory: 2 GB RAM

Downloads

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