By PSW Staff • January 13, 2014 The new Dugan Automixer plug-in from Waves; a larger version of this image is below Waves Audio has announced the availability of the new Dugan Automixer plug-in, a software version of the Dugan speech system automatic mixing controllers. Available for every console, the Dugan Automixer is MultiRack SoundGrid and MultiRack Native compatible and works on 32 or 64 channels. Using Dugan’s proprietary voice-activated process, the Waves Dugan Automixer plug-in automatically controls the gains of multiple live microphones in real time while preventing feedback and excessive noise pickup. Maintaining the gain of one mic in the room even when multiple speakers are talking simultaneously, it makes seamless matched transparent cross-fades. Dan Dugan notes, “People have been asking for a Dugan plug-in for a long time. I’m very pleased be able to realize it with the premier publisher of plug-ins.” Applications: Conference sound reinforcement and video trucks Multiple wireless mics on stage Houses of worship Boardrooms and civic meeting rooms Dialog recording for film and television Broadcast news panels and discussion programs Television talk shows and game shows Community television Teleconferencing Distance learning The Dugan Automixer plug-in is compatible only with MultiRack Native and MutiRack SoundGrid, and is not included in any Waves bundle; it is only available separately. It will be available with a U.S. MSRP of Native $500 and SoundGrid $750. Waves Audio Comments Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Tagged with: Mixers NAMM New Products Plugins Software Waves Audio · all topics Subscribe to Live Sound International Subscribe to Live Sound International magazine. Stay up-to-date, get the latest pro audio news, products and resources each month with Live Sound.