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TOP TEN: This week's most popular articles

TOP TEN: This week's most popular articles

This festival-focused week's most popular articles include three interviews with live engineers and a profile on AIR Studios.

This particular festival-focused week unsurprisingly sees our Top Ten dominated by several Q&A pieces with live engineers pitching in with their varied views on the sector.

Articles on the record-low level of noise complaints at this year's BST festival in Hyde Park and the announcement of the 67th Emmy sound nominees also drew a lot of interest, but taking the top spot this week is Jim Evans' profile on AIR Studios.

Check out the rest of this week's list...

1. Studio Profile: AIR Studios

Jim Evans investigates London' AIR studios, exploring the history of the seminal facility.

2. Festival Sound: Dave Swallow

Live sound engineer of the year award winner gives his uncompromising thoughts on the festival industry. 

3. Festival Sound: Oscar Söderlund

Swedish FOH engineer brings almost 30 years of experience to give his thoughts on the challenges of the festival sector.

4. German band PUR conquer arena show with d&b

 V-Series loudspeakers and ArrayProcessing software feature enabled band to achieve 'absolutely the best result' for the performance.

5. Noise complaints hits all-time low at Hyde Park BST festival

Use of a Martin Audio system and Optocore fibre network resulted in the lowest number of complaints since the festival began.

6. Festival Sound: Tom Howat

Sound engineer Tom Howat gives his thoughts on the festival circuit, and shares the gear he can't live without.

7. Sound nominess for 67th Emmy awards announced

Game of Thrones leads the way overall with 24 nominations in total, ceremony set to take place on 20 September.

8. Fairlight appoints Synthax Audio as UK channel partner

Australian manufacturer also appoints two new business development managers and boosts its representation in a further two key regions. 

9. Maroon 5 take on the UK with L-Acoustics

SSE Audio provided an L-Acoustics sound solution for the Los Angeles-based band on their UK arena tour. 

10. DAW Diversity: What sets them apart?

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

Pictured: Paul Weller at Hyde Park's British Summer Time Festival