Audio plug-in-maker iZotope on Wednesday updated its free record player simulator,
Vinyl. Among the changes in Vinyl is support for Apple’s Intel-based Macs and Pro Tools 7 support. According to iZotope, Vinyl simulates the sound characteristics of a record player, and allows the user to control and automate wear, dust, scratches, warp, mechanical noise and electrical noise. iZotope is available for free download from the company’s Web site.