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TOP TEN: This week's most popular articles

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


10 June 2016: By Adam Savage

List includes stories on new products from Blue Microphones, Focusrite, Radial, PreSonus and Lab.gruppen.

Stories on new products from Blue Microphones, Focusrite, Radial, PreSonus and Lab.gruppen are included in our weekly Top Ten summary.

Leading the list this week is Matt North's opinion piece on what could be causing the recurring sound problems with TV shows such as Happy Valley and Jamaica Inn, and what can be done to prevent further controversy.

Here's the full round-up...

1. Who's to blame for the BBC sound complaints?

Producer Matt North offers up a few possible reasons why some UK TV dramas continue to frustrate viewers with inaudible dialogue.

2. Blue unveils 'world's most versatile tube mic system'

Package combines Blue’s flagship Bottle microphone with a variable sensitivity power supply and four interchangeable capsules.

3. Focusrite releases second generation Scarlett interfaces

While the I/O count remains the same as the original models, the new range offers various improvements, and ships with Pro Tools | First.

4. Radial's Catapult audio snake now available

Released in six versions, Catapult lets users send analogue and AES digital audio signals over standard Cat 5 shielded twisted-pair cable.

5. Studio Profile: Wounded Buffalo

Following the unveiling of its new dubbing theatre, Colby Ramsey travelled down to the Bristol post house for a chat with the team.

6. AES Paris: A summary of the early sessions

Mel Lambert shares some of his highlights from the show's first two days – including Alex Case's Keynote – and his product pick so far.

7. Review: AKG K182

Jerry Ibbotson sits down with a pair of these new monitoring 'phones from the audio giant, and finds they have plenty going for them.

8. PreSonus expands RM mixer range with line input models

Otherwise, the new RML-series and RM-series are identical, with the same recallable XMAX preamps and up to 96 kHz operation.

9. Read the May/June issue of AMI online now

New edition includes interviews with singer and producer John Newman, monitor engineer Tom Howat and the Final Cut Sound team.

10. InfoComm 2016: Lab.gruppen launches new LUCIA amps

New 60W models – the smallest in the series – will be unveiled in Las Vegas this week.