As part of a year-long celebration of its 15th anniversary, Waves, the world's leading developer of professional audio signal processing solutions, has begun to make selected Waves Artists' presets and favorite Waves tools available for free online. End users simply log on to the Waves website (www.waves.com), enter their User Name and Password and then click on the "Spotlight Artist" to download the presets. Throughout the year, Waves will be regularly adding presets from its extensive roster of artists, comprised of some of the world's top award-winning producers, engineers, mastering engineers and musicians.
Over a dozen Waves artists are participating in the 15th Anniversary Presets project. The first three featured artists are legendary producer Steve Lillywhite, known for his work with U2, Peter Gabriel, the Talking Heads, the Rolling Stones and Dave Matthews Band; producer Mike Hedges, known for his work with U2, Manic Street Preachers, Dido, the Cure, Travis and Texas; and mixing engineer Dave Pensado, known for his work with Black Eyed Peas, Justin Timberlake, Christina Aguilera, Pink and Destiny's Child. Lillywhite commented on how he relies on Waves: "I've been producing for thirty years and Waves is the only product that I have been comfortable to endorse since I started. As a multi-GRAMMY® award-winning Producer of the Year, I have high standards to uphold and Waves allows me to do that."
For the past 15 years, Waves has been at the helm of the digital audio revolution, creating the groundbreaking processors that have changed the way people make music. In recording, mixing, mastering, broadcast, live sound, gaming and surround sound, Waves continues to set the benchmark for professional audio signal processing. Used in over 10,000 recording studios by more than 100,000 users worldwide, the Waves sound can be heard in major motion pictures, on popular video games, as well as on hit records selling well over 100,000,000 units.