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TOP TEN: This week's most popular articles

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


09 December 2016: By Adam Savage

Summary includes stories on Tim Carroll's new role at Focusrite and the 4-Play DI box from Radial Engineering.

Stories on Tim Carroll's new role at Focusrite and the 4-Play DI box from Radial Engineering are included in our weekly Top Ten round-up.

The most-read article on the AMI site this week, however, focused on the new Air 8 system from Void, which called for the creation of a totally new 8in transducer, according to the company's Rog Mogale.

Here's the full rundown...

1. Void Acoustics introduces Air 8

Compact full range loudspeaker is designed for permanent installation in small bars, lounges and restaurants.

2. Radial releases 4-Play DI

New direct box from the Canadian firm is designed for artists who employ multiple instruments on busy stages.

3. 'Tremendous turnout' at Adamson's first UK demo event

Day-long gathering was hosted by The Warehouse Sound Services, and included an introduction to the E15 and S10 loudspeakers.

4. Steinberg launches Cubase Pro 9

New features include 'Lower Zone', Sampler Track and Frequency EQ Compressor, along with the company's remote recording software, VST Connect SE.

5. Focusrite appoints new group CEO

Tim Carroll, who previously had global responsibility for audio products at Avid, will take over from Dave Froker on 3 January 2017.

6. Audient Heritage console installed at The Bridge

The desk was chosen as part of a recent refit of Miloco Studios’ Orinoco Complex in London.

7. Philharmonie Luxembourg invests in Yamaha RIVAGE

Upgrade represents the console's first permanent European installation at a classical concert venue.

8. Poland's Wiktorów Studio opens with PMC speakers

The new recording spot near the Kampinos National Park has installed IB2S monitors in its main control room.

9. MOTU unveils two new mobile audio interfaces

With 32 and 34 channels of audio I/O, respectively, the 624 and 8A connect to any computer with Thunderbolt or USB3 with support for up to 256 audio channels.

10. Riedel providing comms for new LA-based production facility

Vista Studios, opening in Los Angeles' Playa Vista technology center in February 2017, is deploying Artist digital matrix and Performer digital partyline intercom systems.