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TOP TEN: This week's most popular articles

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


19 May 2017: By Adam Savage

List includes stories on Coda Audio's US launch, Magix upgrading its Sound Forge series and the new setup at London venue Spiritland.

Our weekly Top Ten news round-up includes articles on Coda Audio's US launch at InfoComm, Magix committing to new versions of Sound Forge and a story looking at how London venue Spiritland has been kitted out with a raft of new gear supplied by Audio-Technica.

Despite only going up on the site yesterday, though, our piece on the new 55TEC studio in Beijing, China has gone straight in at Number One.

Here's the list in full...

1. Beijing's 'first world-class recording studio' opens its doors

A project by Walters-Storyk Design Group, the new 55TEC Recording Studios 'represents a new level of production sophistication for China'.

2. Focusrite forms Commercial & Pro Audio business unit

Former Avid director Rich Nevens will lead the new division, which consists of RedNet, Red interfaces and the ISA range of products.

3. Yamaha RIVAGE heading out on Jamiroquai world tour

Mixing duties are on the shoulders of engineer Rick Pope, who has worked with the band for 23 years and with the manufacturer's digital consoles for almost as long.

4. InfoComm 2017: Coda Audio to introduce itself to US market

New wholly-owned subsidiary of the German loudspeaker maker says it is ready to offer "a fresh alternative" to the American pro-audio industry.

5. New Devon Analogue Studio chooses Genelec monitors

The recently-opened residential studio – which specialises in electronic music – has installed 8050B studio monitors and a 7370A SAM subwoofer.

6. Audio-Technica provides complete audio setup at Spiritland

Variety of A-T products have been installed in the London venue (pictured) to help deliver a diverse offering of interviews, DJ sets, album playbacks and radio output.

7. Upgrades for entire Sound Forge range on the way from Magix

Company that acquired the brand last year has now committed to updates across the line, starting with Sound Forge Pro Mac 3, which is available now.

8. PLASA Leeds 'a resounding success', new area next year

Organiser reports high levels of enthusiasm over last week's show, and shares first details of a new outdoor space set to debut in 2018 – the event's tenth anniversary.

9. KLANG:fabrik gets inside the heads of Linkin Park

Engineer Kevin “Tater” McCarthy is using the 3D monitoring system alongside a Digico SD7 console for the band's 2017 tour.

10. Softube Console 1 Mk II now available

Hardware/software mixing system offers support for selected UAD Powered Plug-ins and a ‘substantial’ price drop compared to the original model.