Free And Legacy
Rough Rider 3
PLEASE READ!!!! This version of Rough Rider DOES NOT WORK WITH EQUALIZER APO, as Equalizer APO does not host VST3. You are welcome to use this older version, which does work. But do not contact us about this, either via email or on Discord. We do not support Equalizer APO in any fashion.
CLAP, VST3, AAX
Windows 8.1 or newer and a 64-bit DAW.
CLAP, VST3, AAX, AudioUnit
For Intel/M1/M2 macOS 10.13 or newer and a 64-bit DAW.
iOS 11 or later in the iOS App Store.
CLAP. VST3, LV2
Ubuntu 22 or later and a 64-bit DAW
In its 15-year history, RoughRider has become one of the most commonly-used plugins in all of music production; its simplicity and sound make it a go-to compressor for every style of music.
There are dozens of videos of how to install and use Rough Rider on YouTube. Please see if your question is answered by one of these tutorials before writing us.
These products have been discontinued or upgraded to new versions. Feel free to download and enjoy them!
PLEASE NOTE: No support whatsoever is provided for these products. Most of them will work on most systems, but some of the oldest ones will most likely not work on a modern Mac or PC. Each installer contains VST2.4 versions, and in almost all cases AU. There are no VST3, AAX, or Linux versions in these older products. If the product requires a registration code, one is provided in the Zip.
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