Build your legends.

Why bother with digital emulations of vintage gear when you can have the real thing

We are analogvibes and we'll enable you to create the legendary vintage studio gear you've always dreamed of.

Plug-out…and play the real thing

I still remember the day I had the chance to work with vintage studio legends I only knew as plugins for the very first time – and the deep impact it had on my process of creating music…



Tube Opto Compressor

Ask any sound engineer or artist out there to name one of the most iconic tube compressors ever made – the majority would certainly say it’s the Teletronix LA2A. With its extremely silky sound and unrivaled simplicity of controls it’s the go-to weapon for most engineers when it comes to vocals or bass…learn more»

Tube Program Equalizer

If there is a holy grail of vintage tube equalizers, the Pultec EQP-1A is certainly it. A true legend of which the magic can be heard on countless records from the golden era of analog recording to the present day. The passive design of amazingly smooth filters paired with a tube amplifier…


Tube Mid Range Equalizer

Most of what can be said about the EQP-1A is true for the MEQ-5 as well: turning the knobs to dial in the EQ feels like a knife going through grandma’s finest handmade piece of butter.
Only this time you cover the “power-range” of frequencies – try it on guitars and you’ll be amazed…

Vari-Mu Limiting Amplifier

Hardly anybody would disagree if we call this wonderful Vari-Mu tube compressor the «epitome of ultimate tube mojo». Released back in 1961 by Universal Audio it can be seen as the predecessor of the world famous UREI 1176 even though the 176 is a completely different animal…


Ultimate Tube Mic PSU

This unique mic PSU chassis kit is the first and only one in the world that makes it possible to build an authentic looking PSU for simply any vintage tube mic out there without drilling a single hole – be it a Neumann U47, M49 an AKG C12 – you name it…

Legendary music

needs legendary gear

What real legends say…

» analogvibes have created the most authentic and beautiful recreations of vintage classic studio gear available. «

I had always dreamed of owning a real LA2A. Now I have four, that world-class audio engineers like Mike Stavrou (Paul Mc Cartney, Elton John, former engineer of AIR studios, London) comment on saying it’s the “best sounding and most authentic looking LA2A” they’d ever seen.
I started out knowing nothing about electronics. If I can build one this good – anybody can.

show more

James Englund

Crash Symphony Productions
Sydney, Australia

» Words can’t describe how
proud and excited I am to have these built with my own two hands. 

My LA2A’s are done and damn do they sound awesome! This is the face of a man that just completed two wonderful and authentic LA2A compressors. A man that two years ago knew nothing about electronics and would’ve never thought he could someday build a pair of this historic audio processors with his own hands. Thank you analogvibes for making this possible.

show more

Joël Côté Bergevin

The Audio Workshop,
Quèbec, Canada

» In the past DIY used to
look like DIY.

Well, thanks to analogvibes –
not anymore. «

Everybody knows the situation: You hear about a legendary unit and would love to have one, but the prices on the used markets are ridiculous. analogvibes enable you, to recreate a perfect looking piece of “vintage” gear for yourself, with all that’s important for you. Martin is an enthusiast and perfectionist. You can feel the love, that he puts into his products when you hold it in your hands.

show more

Adreas Koslik

Film Composer,
Berlin, Germany

more legendary sound?

this is only the beginning – stay tuned for more

Information, including consent and measurement of success, the use of the MailChimp service, logging the logon and your right of withdrawal, can be found in our privacy policy.


analogvibes was born from the idea to not only re-create these vintage pieces of legendary gear, but to enable you to learn how to bring them back to life for yourself. In a nutshell this means:

  • true-to-the-original authentic chassis kits
  • made & engineered in Germany
  • awesome build manuals, videos & tips


analogvibes engineering UG (haftungsbeschränkt)

Bei den Pferdeställen 8 | D-72072 Tuebingen | Germany

HRB 758878 | VAT-ID DE309376393 |