You got serious about software
While free VSTs showed no sign of slowing down, there were plenty of pro plugins on your list in 2021.
Somewhere in between, free presets for Xferâs smash-hit Serum synth were in high demand.
But for critical sounds like vocals, guitar and orchestra, you consulted our ranked lists for the essential picks.
Hereâs our top software and plugin roundups from 2021.