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TOP TEN: This week's most popular articles

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


23 September 2016: By Adam Savage

List includes responses to the Fabric news, NAMM's TEC Award nominees and a review of Tegeler's Creme compressor.

This week's Top Ten round-up includes industry responses on Fabric closing, a NAMM TEC Award nominees announcement and a review of Tegeler's Creme compressor.

The most-read article of the past seven days is a new piece from audio engineer David Bowles on how recording processes – and the skills required to master them – have developed since the industry's 'golden age'.

Time to find out what else made the list this time...

1. The evolution of gear and the engineer

Although modern kit continues to help simplify the role of the recording professional, there will always be challenges to overcome, as David Bowles explains.

2. Townsend Labs Sphere 3D mic launch 'a runaway success'

Crowdfunding campaign for 'most comprehensive microphone modelling solution available to date' hit 789% of its target.

3. Fabric closure "a huge blow," says former technical manager

Dave Parry and Out Board's Dave Haydon – both involved in the design of the venue's sound system – react to the recent news.

4. NAMM announces 32nd TEC Awards nominees

Ceremony to be held during the annual trade show on Saturday 21 January, with voting starting in November.

5. Sonic Distribution reveals SoundStudio interfaces

Product range has been developed as a new brand of I/O devices for live sound that license and leverage infrastructure from SoundGrid.

6. Turbosound Flex Array selected for 40th Rock Werchter

The system was used to blast out club music at the festival's Jupiler ‘House of The Bull’ Stage for the third year in a row.

7. Audinate rolls out Dante Via update

New features introduced in version 1.1 include support for multichannel audio applications and ASIO devices.

8. Coda AiRAY takes centre stage at Switzerland's Gurten Festival

Loudspeaker system was used in combination with ViRAY on the Waldbuhne stage, attracting "positive feedback from every quarter."

9. Review: Tegeler Audio Manufaktur Creme

Wes Maebe gets his hands on this tasty new tool from the German company (pictured), which offers a combination of a Pultec-style EQ and bus compressor.

10. Rising Stars: Jack Langfeld

Live sound engineer left SSR after touring with The Prodigy last year, proving his worth as a full-time crew member and also stepping in as FOH engineer for Public Enemy.