Close ☰
Menu ☰

Solid State Logic ORIGIN mixer shipping worldwide

Posted on: Thursday 18th of June 2020

SSL announced that its new ORIGIN analogue mixing console is now shipping to approved global partners and dealers. The latest in a long line of SSL studio mixing consoles, ORIGIN brings an unprecedented degree of sonic performance and flexibility to the modern production studio; all for under $50,000.  Read our exclusive review of the console.

As the first large large-format analogue studio mixing console from SSL in over a decade, ORIGIN has enormous appeal to both world-class recording and mixing facilities, educational institutes, as well as top-shelf project studios around the world. SSL has already announced the first U.S. based installation of ORIGIN at the world-famous Blackbird Studios in Nashville, with additional consoles already ordered by other prominent facilities.

“ORIGIN really is a unique console in today’s market” comments Nigel Beaumont, SSL Managing Director. “The combination of classic analogue SSL design, forward-thinking hybrid production tools, and features like E-Series EQ and Bus Compressor that are so fundamental to the legacy of SSL, all at a new price point that makes ORIGIN an option for a wider audience”.

ORIGIN is the perfect partner for a modern DAW driven ‘hybrid’ production studio, while maintaining a traditional analogue studio workflow style at its heart. Its familiar design is inspired by the ‘origin’ of in-line consoles from a signal flow perspective, but blends cutting edge analogue developments to deliver a unique sonic signature that is still unmistakably SSL.

A purely analogue, inline, dual channel design, with 16 buses, E Series 242 type EQ and an updated version of the classic Bus Compressor, ORIGIN breathes new life into a design classic across the whole console. The new PureDrive mic pre inherits the clarity and purity of previous SSL Mic Pre designs, that can also switch character to a warm, harmonically rich and driven tone that varies with mic pre gain. The new mix bus and mix amp architecture delivers an amazingly low noise floor along with a huge headroom for a summing bus, that retains the classic SSL sound while bringing the breadth and space to mixes that engineers and producers love from analogue summing. Balanced insert points per channel path, dedicated channel direct outputs, stem-ready 0dB fader bypass switches, and a new configurable centre section, make it an ideal way to add console workflow to a modern production studio.

www.solidstatelogic.com/origin



Latest News & Blog articles

  • Genelec has unveiled the first model in its new Signature Series with the introduction of the two-way 6040R Smart Active Loudspeaker. Created in conjunction with Harri Koskinen, the 999 mm (39.33″), floor-standing, 6040R continues an association between himself and the Finnish industrial designer that goes back 20 years to the 6040A, and his work on […]
  • A mono/stereo-only version of its well-received convolution reverb software, Paragon ST strips out the surround functionality of the original and adds new features to make it better suited for stereo music production applications. Interestingly, some of these new features will now be ported across to the multi-channel application too for musicians interested in mixing in […]
  • Comprising of two new headphones and two new mics, the PRO X series from Beyerdynamic is aimed at both studio users and ‘digital creators’ in more mobile environments. The headphones – named DT 700 PRO X and DT 900 PRO X – will sit alongside the well-established DT lines, offering open- and closed-back designs that […]
  • SoundGirls, the non-profit established to provide support and empowerment for women and non-binary persons working in professional audio, has announced the roster for its upcoming Virtual Conference, due to take place on December 4th and 5th, 2021. With women, non-binary and BIPOC still making up only 5% of the professional workforce in audio and music production, […]
  • Solid State Logic has launched a new DAW plug-in development programme, that will bring with it scheduled monthly releases of “premium software production tools.” The first example of this is a duo of Fusion processor modules, though between now and April 2022 the company has pledged to launch “a series of studio quality tape echo, […]
  • The Alliance for IP Media Solutions (AIMS) has recently published an array of free educational resources related to media over IP for broadcast and Pro AV. The collection of presentations, papers, and solutions now available on the AIMS website highlights progress in achieving an all-IP ecosystem using open standards, offers forward-looking perspectives on IP workflows, […]
  • Sound Particles’ Space Controller software offers the facility to pan in surround and immersive directly from the palm of your hand. Using twinned plug-ins for various DAWs, and a phone app, objects can be panned in formats from stereo to 7.1.2, ambisonics to binaural by reorienting a mobile device. “We felt that using knobs, joysticks […]
  • DPA Microphones and KLANG:technologies have teamed up to create an immersive in-ear monitoring system for singers and musicians. The solution integrates DPA’s 5100 Mobile Surround Microphone and Klang’s ground-breaking Immersive Mixing Processor. In addition to the benefits of Klang’s panning capabilities, the use of DPA surround mics replaces the need for large quantities of microphones […]
Translate »