From tracking to mastering, Pultec EQs have played an integral part in nearly 50 years of recording history from the early 1950s to the late 80s.
But when their creators hand-crafted the first units in their garage they had no idea they were about to define a new standard which is still one of the the top choice for numerous audio professionals in audio production today.
When describing its sound, people often use words like ‘musical’ and ‘magical’, and there are now tons of tributes, clones and plugins modeled on this famous analog EQ.
But what is it that makes its sound so desirable, even years later ?
How does it work ?
And what are some of the best free Pultec plugins that are good alternatives to this expensive piece of hardware ?
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