db audioware is a media technology company based in Scotland. Our product range includes

  • VST & Audio Unit plug-ins for musicians, producers and broadcasters
  • DMX lighting control and show automation software for live performers
  • DMX lighting control for theatre, worship, architectural and other permanent installs.
  • Educational software for schools.

Our software is used daily around the world by thousands of musicians, sound engineers, lighting professionals, broadcasters and educators.

Dave Brown started the company way back in 1997 with the world’s first free VST plugins, and remains the technical architect and lead developer behind all db audioware products.

Consultancy Services

In addition to developing our own product range, db audioware also provides consultancy and engineering services to other media companies.

db audioware can undertake the design & development of almost any media-rich software project. Using our proprietary tools & frameworks, we can quickly prototype and develop full applications & audio instruments/plug-ins for Windows, Mac OS X and iOS platforms.

Our skill set extends across the full spectrum of modern audio, video and lighting technologies and standards. Whether you require a simple VST sampler instrument, or a complex multimedia application encompassing audio, video & lighting components, chances are we can help you out.

Please contact Dave Brown (dave@db-audioware.com) if you would like us to quote for your project.

Company Details

db audioware limited is a UK limited company, registered in Scotland.
Company Registration Number: SC216136.

Contact Address
db audioware limited
PO Box 10012
G71 5XA
United Kingdom
Registered Address
db audioware limited
91 Alexander Street
United Kingdo


db audioware, Quantum FX, Universal Sidechains, Flying Haggis, DMXIS, Show Buddy and Sounds Active are trademarks of db audioware limited.
Apple, the Apple logo and Mac are trademarks of Apple Computer, Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries. The Audio Units logo and the Audio Units symbol are trademarks of Apple Computer, Inc. Windows is a registered trademark of Microsoft Corporation in the United States and other countries. VST and ASIO are trademarks of Steinberg Media Technologies GmbH. All other product and company names are trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective holders.