BYOD Add-On Packs

BYOD is a free build-your-own guitar distortion plugin that can be used to create a virtual pedalboard or guitar signal chain. As of version 1.1.0, BYOD now contains several add-on packs which contain more "specialized" guitar effects, including circuit emulations from classic and rare guitar amplifiers.

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ChowDSP Audio Plugins

ChowDSP creates digital audio effect plugins that can be used with a variety of DAWs. Our current lineup includes:

  • BYOD: a build-your-own guitar distortion plugin
  • ChowTapeModel: cutting-edge analog tape modulation
  • ChowMatrix: a fun and inspiring digital delay effect
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ChowDSP Research

Some of the latest research coming out of ChowDSP

Neural Network Inferencing

A real-time neural network inferencing library, that powers ChowDSP plugins including ChowCentaur

Comparing Virtual Analog Modelling Techniques

A technical paper comparing the implemenation and performance of different analog modelling techniques.

Stable Nonlinear Filters

Creating interesting sounding nonlinear filters with guaranteed stability.

About ChowDSP

Chowdhury DSP is a project created by Jatin Chowdhury with the intention of developing innovative and high-quality audio software, as well as making that software available to the widest audience possible. ChowDSP software is driven by the desire to create useful tools for musicians and audio engineers; tools that sound great, are easy to use, and provide musical inspiration.

Support Us!

Chowdhury DSP relies on community support to create the best possible software, including bug reports, feature requests, new ideas, and more. If you would like to support this project financially, check out our Patreon!

All of our software is also open to contributions from open-source developers. If you are a developer, or a looking to gain experience, feel free to dive into the source code, and get your hands dirty!