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TOP TEN: This week's most popular articles

TOP TEN: This week's most popular articles
Adam Savage


17 July 2015: By Adam Savage

Round-up includes Stephen Bennett's take on the DAW market and a story on the system currently touring with Foo Fighters.

Our weekly Top Ten round-up includes a piece on how DPA mics were deployed during the Women's World Cup and a story on the choice of L-Acoustics loudspeakers for Foo Fighters' tour of North America.

The most-read article of the week was Stephen Bennett's overview of the ultra-competitive digital audio workstation (DAW) market.

Here's the list in full...

1. DAW diversity – What sets them apart?

Stephen Bennett examines how software manufacturers are carving a niche for themselves in this increasingly crowded market.

2. The show goes on for Foo Fighters with L-Acoustics

K1/K2 system selected for the band's North American tour, which is now underway following Dave Grohl's leg break last month.

3. Quadrophenia rocks with A&H iLive at the Royal Albert Hall

Classical reworking of The Who's 1973 album utilised two iDR10 MixRacks with an iLive-112 control surface at FOH position.

4. RCA Studio B chooses API's BOX console

Console installed in the Nashville's facility's control room provides signal routing, loudspeaker control, live mixing and more.

5. Read the July/August issue of AMI online now

Latest edition examines the world of interface protocols, direct-to-disc recording and the new GLD-80 Chrome Edition from Allen & Heath.

6. Expert Witness: Gregory Ovenden

Wildlife sound specialist and engineer offers his tips for picking portable, handheld and field recording gear.

7. Antwerp's The Jane comes to life with Pioneer

XY Series system brought in to meet the demands of the Belgian venue's 75-seat restaurant and 38-capacity mezzanine bar.

8. New WSDG-designed Dream Asylum studio for N.A.R.S. label

Work on 4000 sqft facility in Miami, Florida for producers Nate ‘Danja’ Hills and Marcella Araica has taken four years to complete.

9. Genelec monitoring for FOX UK's new Hammersmith HQ

Proaudio Consulting provides 1238CF, 8250A and 7270A speakers for the facility, which had to be set up in just ten days.

10. DPA wins plaudits for Women's World Cup

d:fine Headset Microphones picked to capture the sound for broadcasts from the field and remote studios.

Picture: Steinberg's Cubase Pro 8