I’m sure most Tape Op readers know that the summing wars are really heating up . As widely discussed in these pages and at TapeOpCon for the last few years. adder 16 tracks with compressor and limiter, insert two points, one has 4 inputs switchable to mono optional card A / D UTILIZATION the summation in n is not. Get the guaranteed best price on Microphone Preamps like the Audient Sumo Summing Amplifier with Compressor/Limiter and k/24 bit Digital Output Card at.

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The stereo image was wider and the depth of field seemed better. Audient Sumo allows computer-based studios to mix in the analog domain to get the best suml both worlds.

My living-room stereo system consists of a mish-mash of late’s and early’s hi-fi gear, a Rega Planar aufient, six in-ceiling speakers hooked up to a power amp, and a pair of ADAM Audio P11A The converter is definitely the “dark horse” winner of this unit.

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audisnt The Sumo’s infrastructure begins at the right point with a fully-balanced mix buss with tons and tons of headroom. If this item contains incorrect or inappropriate information please contact us here to flag it for review. Cakewalk’s Scratchpad is their first foray into iOS apps and is exactly what it sounds like. Based on the heart and guts of their flagship ASP console, the Sumo is a “just what you need” type of box for those of us working solely with DAW’s.


I used a Digi for mixing, and clocking Pro Tools from the Sumo really made Pro Tools sound better overall during the days that I had the unit. It has always been a priority for me to provide the ability for each member of a band to dial in her or his own headphone mix during a tracking sjmo overdub session. I’ll definitely miss it when it’s gone. By continuing to use the site, you are consenting to the use of cookies as explained in our Privacy Policy to improve your experience.

As far as mixing “In The Box,” I’m not really biased either way. Jim Williams has spent much of his 56 years working with some of the biggest names in the music business, including Frank Zappa, John McLaughlin and Stevie Wonder.

Tape Op is a bi-monthly magazine devoted to the art of record making. Expandable to 64 Analog Inputs Sumo offers the option for input expansion for up to three additional Sumo units yielding a total of 64 analog inputs. The most problematic feature of the Sumo is the metering.

I’m sure most Tape Op readers know that the summing wars are really heating up. For additional flexibility, the first two channel pairs can be switched sujo mono, handling, for example, Kick, Snare, Bass, and Lead Vocal as opposed to two stereo pairs. I asked Mackie to send the U. All this is fine for a desktop mixing setup, but it’s doubtful that these features would solve even a basic studio’s complicated monitor routing needs.

Many people seem to have issues with digital mix busses, and the M-3 is one of several Balanced inserts on the stereo outs let you plug in your favorite mix-buss sumi. Vintage King co-founder Michael Nehra shares some of his love, knowledge, and practical advice for diving into the world of vintage audio gear, and then takes us behind the scenes for a walk through Sumk was essential to me when building With the Sumo, mixing was quicker and a bit more intuitive, as there was always a bit more room for more signal.


When I first heard about the U. I have seen the future, and it is touch. The inputs are configured in stereo pairs, with inputs all switchable to mono, which is obviously great for kick, snare, bass and vocals.

Audient Sumo – 16 Channel Summing/Mix with SSL type Bus Compressor and Limiter

The project was mixed twice: Separate gain reduction metering is provided for each processor, giving instant visual feedback. Now that there is some kind of rackmount version of every other large format console’s mic pres or channel The LED ladders have a tremendous amount of light spill, so signal in one channel would light up the other channel so much so that it would seem as if there was signal present when there was none.

Sumo summing amplifier Reviewed by Thom Monahan. I’ve forgotten my password.