We are thrilled to announce our new creator plan at Inside Blackbird! This plan gives our subscribers the opportunity to take their music and audio production to the next level with access to KIT Plugins’ digital recreations of Blackbird’s analog equipment. For an additional $9 per month or $90 per year, our subscribers can enhance their creative capabilities with the same gear used by some of the biggest names in the music industry.
With the creator plan, you’ll have access to the best of both worlds: Inside Blackbird’s educational video subscription platform and KIT Plugins’ cutting-edge software. Don’t miss out on this incredible opportunity to bring your audio production to the next level!
Get access to KIT Plugins’ complete collection of plugins, encompassing their exceptional renditions of Blackbird Studio’s renowned equipment. The Creator Plan provides unrestricted access to all seven existing plugins, as well as every upcoming Blackbird plugin for the foreseeable future. By choosing the Creator Plan, you not only acquire valuable insights through Inside Blackbird, but also gain access to the tools necessary to apply that knowledge to your own work.
• The BB A5 Channel Strip is a groundbreaking plugin designed to faithfully model the renowned API Legacy Consoles found in Nashville’s legendary Blackbird Studio B and D.
• The BB N73 is a faithful emulation of the legendary Neve 1073 channel, which has played an integral role in shaping the sound of countless classic records across various genres.
• BB Mo-Q is a plugin modeled after the iconic Motown EQ, known for its use on countless number one hits and important role in music history.
• BB N105 is a channel strip plugin modeled after Blackbird Studio’s iconic and highly modified Neve 8078 console.
• Core Compressor offers the sound of a world-class bespoke compressor with powerful analog tone and diverse tonal shaping packaged in a producer-friendly interface.
• SMASH is a versatile plugin that combines compression and saturation to bring an analog sound to your tracks, perfect for adding vibe and glue or use as an intense parallel processor.
• Core EQ delivers the transparency of a modern digital equalizer with the workflow of a classic analog EQ, providing best-in-class sonics while allowing you to mix quickly and efficiently.
After you purchase the Creator Plan, it may take up to 24 hours to receive your activation. You will receive an email providing you with details on how to claim and activate your plugin subscription. Should you not receive this email within 24 hours of purchasing, please contact email@example.com and include your name, email and order number so we may quickly assist you.
The Creator Plan includes each plugin currently in the KIT arsenal, including:
Additionally, new Blackbird plugins will be included in the plan as they are released.
Non-Blackbird plugins released by KIT may not be included in this plan.
Fulfillment for plugins is automatic. It can take up to 24 hours to receive your confirmation email. Once you receive your confirmation email you will find your license and activation code. If you do not receive your email or need help with your activation, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
To activate the plugins, you need a free iLok account and the iLok License Manager application. Each Creator Plan license provides authorization for all the included plugins and allows for two activations. You can activate the license to either iLok Cloud or an iLok 2 or 3 generation key. To redeem the license, you can either use the code found in your order receipt or redeem it through the activation window pop-up that appears when you insert a plugin in your DAW after installation.
You can download the latest version installers for each plugin from the SendOwl link in your order receipt or from the KIT Plugins website downloads page (which requires an account sign-up).
The plugins are compatible with macOS 10.14 or above (Intel or M-Series*), Windows 7 or above, and require a 64-bit DAW. Pro Tools users on M-Series computers will need to run the software under Rosetta for all plugins except for Blackbird N105 and Blackbird N73, which are currently compatible with Pro Tools 2023.3. (Note: AAX Native Apple Silicon support is coming soon.)