Log InCreate An Account
  1. Plugins
  2. »
  3. Chowdhury DSP
  4. »
  5. ChowMatrix
  6. »
  7. Details

ChowMatrix

 My KVR
Delay Plugin by Chowdhury DSP
Free
ChowMatrix
ChowMatrix by Chowdhury DSP is a Virtual Effect Audio Plugin for macOS, Windows and Linux. It functions as a VST Plugin, an Audio Units Plugin, a VST 3 Plugin and a LV2 Plugin.
Product
Version
1.2.0
Product
Version
1.2.0
Product
Version
1.2.0
Effect
Formats
Copy Protection
None
Open Source
BSD
My KVR - Groups, Versions, & More
81 KVR members have added ChowMatrix to 18 My KVR groups 92 times.
Not In Your MY KVR Groups
(or group limitation prevents versioning)
+14 in private groups

KVR Rank

Overall: 584   436   577   71

30-Day: 604; 7-Day: 777; Yesterday: 684

ChowMatrix is a delay effect, made up of an inifintely growable tree of delay lines. Each delay node delays the audio from its "parent" node, and has controls for the following parameters:

  • Delay Length.
  • Feedback.
  • Panning.
  • High-pass filter.
  • Low-pass filter.
  • Pitch shift.
  • Diffusion.
  • Distortion.
  • Modulation frequency.
  • Delay modulation.
  • Pan modulation.

ChowMatrix supports free and tempo-synced delay times, and also features an "Insanity" parameter that lets each delay node "wander" randomly.

Latest User Reviews

Average user rating of 5.00 from 3 reviews

ChowMatrix
Reviewed By Decaville
December 1st, 2020

Now this is what i call 'An Interesting Idea'! Just five minutes prodding around with this thing and i can already image tons and tons of cool ways to use this plugin, the idea is brilliant - If you're looking for your usual bread'n'butter delay this aint it.

Frankly, it's quite hard to use, dialing in sounds take forever and the UI is cluttered, but let's not forget that this is V1 of a delay-model that is completely new. I'm excited to continue using this and i'm even more excited for its future.

Read Review

ChowMatrix
Reviewed By Faydit
December 1st, 2020

Very interesting concept! Can sound really strange or weird, but also very good. Sound quality also seems to be very good.

Some presets and a manual would be helpful. Nevertheless a great idea.

One wish - concerning all your plugins: I miss an ASIO implementation on the standalone versions, as the ChowCentaur already has it. Also an on-off bypass switch would be fine.

Read Review

ChowMatrix
Reviewed By Michael L
November 30th, 2020

There's been such a long delay between new lines of development in this category that I am thrilled to give unfiltered feedback about a plugin that thinks totally outside the bucket. This category is saturated with plugins, but Jatin Chowdhury (from Stanford's CCRMA) tapped into an approach that starts by echoing network node/link models, and then crossfeeds that input with randomized parameters to drive some great effects. And it's free so ggget ittt.

Read Review

Products similar to ChowMatrix...

Comments & Discussion for Chowdhury DSP ChowMatrix

Discussion
Discussion: Active
SumnSumnSumn
SumnSumnSumn
7 December 2020 at 8:47pm

This delay plugin is absolutely insane. It's definitely worth the download. I completed a review and demo on it. You can find it here. https://youtu.be/d7UJUsC8Tno.

Please log in to join the discussion