CamelCrusher is one of the most awesome distortion plugins ever created. You can use it on everything...drums, synths, basslines....and it makes them dirtier and nastier.
Sadly, Camel Audio has come and gone. I'm so happy to have a backup of this freeware plugin. Its effects give my mixes so much more crunch, snap, and lots more with it's 4 simple sections. If you listen closely, you'll hear it in some of my tracks.
Personally, I prefer Sausage Fattener, as you can do a lot more different things with that, but this is good, too. It provides distortion (I made 3xOsc sound like an electric guitar), but that's about all it does. This is still a good plugin, though, and I recommend it if you don't have $15 to pay for Sausage Fattener.
Oh, and you can still download CamelCrusher off of Splice here: https://splice.com/plugins/244-camelcrusher-au-vst-by-camel-audio. Just click "Get Now".
Okay for real Camel Crusher is like Marijuana for your speakers(I don't smoke and neither should you!) But it's a great free plugin that does the job well for compressing/distorting your tracks!
The Camel Crusher is one of my most used plug-ins - so much that I would rate it indispensable. One of my true desert island plug-in. The best part: It´s free :-) Excellent for filtering, adding distortion and charecter to your tracks.
I have this and use it a lot on simple sounds when I want to get a quick distortion going without a lot of thought. It's not overly complex but gives some nice textures and sound enhancements.