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TOP TEN: This week's most popular articles

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


11 March 2016: By Adam Savage

Stories on studios Sphere and Real World rank highly, but there's really only been one thing that people have been talking about this week...

There's a lot of studio-related news in our Top Ten round-up this week, including articles on the opening of Sphere Studios LA, an upcoming event for budding producers at Real World and an update on the recovery work at Melrose Yard following the Boxing Day floods in York.

But there's really only been one thing that people have been talking about this week – the passing of one of the true legends of the industry, Sir George Martin, on Tuesday.

Here's the full rundown...

1. Sir George Martin

Man widely considered to be one of the world's most successful and greatest producers died earier this week at the age of 90.

2. Sphere Studios opens in Los Angeles

Francesco Cameli’s has already attracted a lot of business since moving his renowned recording facility to LA after 13 years in London.

3. Real World hosting weekend event for aspiring producers

Participants will get to team up and create tracks together during the upcoming two-day project in partnership with BeatCamp.

4. NAB 2016: Calrec to launch new AoIP technologies

Company's latest networking solutions enable users to interface with multiple protocols simultaneously.

5. Prolight + Sound: Funktion-One launching Vero system

The loudspeaker manufacturer will also debut the Evo 7T touring loudspeaker and F132 bass enclosure at this year's show.

6. Turbosound announces iNSPIRE Series availability

New range of 'lightweight, easy to use, all-in-one and ultra-portable' from the MUSIC brand.

7. Review: L-Acoustics X Series

Andy Coules travels to SSE's newly refurbed Park Royal facility, where this new coaxial collection has been set up for his perusal.

8. Studio Spotlight: Melrose Yard, York

Russ Hepworth-Sawyer meets up with the flood-affected facility's owner and engineer to find out how the rebuild is going.

9. MPG, APRS pay tribute to Sir George Martin

Industry associations express how the 'fifth Beatle' "set the tone for record production", and that "his expertise encouraged us to produce our finest efforts."

10. AKG Drum Set Concert I mic collection now shipping

Package features a selection of seven microphones and accessories in a rugged aluminium carrying case.

Picture: Sphere Studios LA