This post was originally published at ask.audio
Along with the many software simulations of classic pieces of analog outboard gear—the virtual Pultecs, Fairchilds, LA-2As, 1176s, and the like—the classic consoles of the analog era are also a popular target for virtual emulation. Here’s a brief look at some of the most iconic large-frame desks from the 60s, 70s and 80s.
No discussion of classic analog consoles would be complete without a mention of the SSL 4000-series boards that set the standard for studios in the 80s.
Author : Joe Albano