Tonal is the official blog of Goodhertz.co, the makers of Vulf Compressor (and many other excellent plugins).

Here on the blog you’ll find interviews with artists, articles about our research, tips and tricks for getting incredible sounds, and much more.

Henry Goodhertz

Tonal is a website edited & designed in Los Angeles, California by the staff of Goodhertz, Inc.. Type is set in Messer, an in-development typeface by Inga Plönnigs. Miscellaneous emphases are set in Hobeaux and Covik Sans Mono, both by James Edmondson of OHno Type Co. Code is written in Javascript.


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    Interview with Jennifer Hsu
    YouTube Preview Questions for Jennifer Hsu April 16, 2019 Read more...
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    Mix Notes #2 — Ginger Root
    YouTube Preview Ginger Root plays “Mahjong Room”; we mix the track with Goodhertz plugins. Dec. 6, 2018 Read more...
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    Incredibly good bad reverb — now available! Nov. 9, 2018

    Goodhertz is proud to present our first new plugin in over two years: Megaverb! What is Megaverb? It’s an incredibly good bad reverb, inspired, on the one hand, by early digital reverb units of the 1980s, and, on the other, by the classic gated reverb sound that producers loved for a brief shining moment in the second half of that decade.

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    Setting up a Sidechain in Vulf in Ableton
    YouTube Preview Setting up an external sidechain in Vulf Compressor in Ableton, a video tutorial. July 31, 2018 Read more...
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    Version 3.3
    Now available: all our plugins — faster, and in three more languages. July 11, 2018

    All of us at Goodhertz are happy to announce the release of version 3.3! We’ve been hard at work improving the existing plugins AND getting ready for some new plugins soon.

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