With the Black Friday plugin sales quickly approaching, it's important to stay informed, and be prepared for the sale season! In this article we're going to cover how you can get the free Waves Black Friday plugin in 2022!
Here's how you can get the free Waves Black Friday plugin (2022):
- Head to the Waves Black Friday sign up page
- Enter your email
- Wait until November 25th for your free plugin!
How To Get The Waves Free Black Friday Plugin
Every year Waves release a free plugin on Black Friday. Sometimes it's an entirely new plugin, other times it's one that's already out.
This year, we've been blessed because it's an entirely new plugin being released on the 26th of November.
Over the past 3 years we've seen some fantastic goodies get given away, so you don't want to miss out on the Black Friday sales that Waves are having this year!
Sign up to Waves' mailing list
To get the free Black Friday plugin this year, you'll need to be signed up to Waves' mailing list, so you can get sent a code and a free download link.
They've just released the new sign-up page in the last 24hrs where you can go and enter your details to grab the free plugin in your inbox on the 25th of November.
If you're already signed up, then just make sure you're getting Waves' emails through to your inbox and they don't get lost.
Keep a close eye on what they're sending out over the period.
2. Add Waves to your contacts
Sometimes when you sign up for mailing lists, the emails will go to your spam folder, or they'll go to the Gmail “promos” tab.
A lot of emails can get lost here, and when you're waiting for an email about a free download or plugin, you want to be able to see the email come through and send a push notification to your device.
To add Waves as a contact in Gmail:
- Go to Gmail
- Open an email from Waves.
- Tap the three dots icon at the right of the email
- Click “Add to Contacts” and Waves will be added
For any other email providers you can do a quick Google search to find out how to add emails to your preferred senders.
3. Wait for the Black Friday email!
The last step is easy.
All you gotta do now is wait until you see and email from Waves about a free plugin. Then download the plugin and add the license to your Waves central account!
The email will come on the 25th of November, so keep your eyes peeled for that!
When Does Waves' Free Black Friday Plugin Drop?
So when can you expect to get an email from Waves with your free plugin, and when do you need to sign up to their email list?
Waves just announced the date the free plugin will be released in the last 24hrs and that date is:
The 25th of November.
What Was Last Year's Free Plugin?
Like we said, the last couple years Waves has given us a free plugin on Black Friday, every year. And, so you can get an idea of what to expect, we've left the last 3 year's free plugins below.
There have been some absolutely awesome free plugins, and even new additions to the Waves line-up.
Here is the list of the last 3 years of free plugins:
- Lil Tube (2022)
- Waves Lo-Fi Space (2021)
- CLA Echosphere (2020)
- Berserk Distortion (2019)
Where Can I Find All The Black Friday Plugin Deals?
If you want to get in on the Black Friday sales, then Waves offer some ridiculous deals over the period, and you can get all the latest deals over on their website.
But, not all the best savings can be found over at Waves. If you're looking for other plugin developer sales, then it's best to stay up to date using our Black Friday plugin deals list.
We update it every hour throughout the sales period, and include:
- Plugin deals
- Sample libraries
- VST instruments
- Sampler instruments
- Kontakt libraries
- Sample packs
- & even hardware, and music course deals!
Now you know how to get the free plugin from Waves! Make sure to sign-up this year, because they always giveaway something awesome!
Want to be even more prepared for Black Friday this year? Check out our other articles:
- How To Be Prepared for The Black Friday Music Deals
- Where To Find The Black Friday VST Deals
- Black Friday Plugin Deals (The Ultimate List)
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