In this video co-developer Josh Abrahams shows us how to modulate different parameters using the step envelope functions of the Carbon Electra GUI ( to enhance sounds with filter modulation.

About Carbone Electra

Plugin Boutique have released Carbon Electra ( - a 4 Oscillator subtractive synthesiser featuring informative displays, editable step sequencer, vocal filter, integrated distortion and analog control. It is based on vintage analogue routing and features flexible modulation options including an editable stepper and note performer.

Carbon Electra has been developed to not only be a powerful and easy to programme synth, but also to serve as an advanced synthesis learning tool.  There are no hidden menus and the plugin includes informative physics based graphic displays with a comprehensive info pane. Best of all, it sounds incredible.

What Others Say About It

  • “It’s absolutely brilliant. My go-to synth” - Carl Cox
  • “Amazingly tough, monstrous sound that cuts through anything” - Freemasons
  • “Powerful and straight forward. That vowel filter is on the money.” - Mike Huckaby
  • “A Virus sound with elements of Sidstation” - Ed Moris

Carbon Electra comes in VST2.4 32bit and 64 bit & Audio Unit formats and is available for both Mac and PC. It is available to purchase for $99/£59 exclusively from