Fletchy-Muncher exaggerate the
Fletcher-Munson effect to detect masked harshness in
mixes with too much high and low-end (very common in
bedroom and home-studio productions).
If you mixed and mastered something
at home and excited as a kid on Christmas-eve
patiently waiting for the DJ to drop it in the club
and when he finally does, with the volume cranked up
to 11, it sound like someone hitting a hammer on a
anvil and you see people with bleeding ears
everywhere, then you need this...
How to use:
Put it last in your chain and slowly
start to move the knob against the 'Default'
position. A good blanaced mix/master should survive
all the way to 'Default' with just a little increase
in harshness. If you find your mix too harsh halfway
through you'll have to go back to the mix/master and
use EQ, MB compression or other tools to soften it a
bit. Remember to put the plugin at 'Flat', bypass it
or remove it before bounce your new mix/master.
The effect is free and can be