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TOP TEN: This week's most popular articles

TOP TEN: This week's most popular articles
Colby  Ramsey

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23 November 2017: By Colby Ramsey

Our weekly round-up includes stories on the opening of Audio-Technica’s new office in Dubai and the release of Steinberg’s Cubase 9.5 software.

Our weekly round-up includes stories on the opening of Audio-Technica’s new office in Dubai and the release of Steinberg’s Cubase 9.5 software (pictured).

The findings of Futuresource’ 'Global Professional Microphone Report' was popular this week, as was Katie Tavini’s opinion piece, which remains in our Top Ten for the third consecutive week. The most-read articles this week however were Andy Coules’ live console report and a review of Infected Mushroom’s new ‘I Wish’ plugin, both of which appeared in the November issue of AMI.

Find out what else made our weekly Top Ten below...

1. Report: Top FOH engineers on what they look for in a live console

Andy Coules speaks to live sound engineers Laurent Dupuy, Rich Burt, Wes Maebe and Justin Grealy about their opinions on the challenges presented by modern live sound consoles and what they’d like to see with future updates...

2. Review: I Wish plugin

Freelance engineer Alan Branch plugs in to this new offering from Infected Mushroom and software developer Polyverse.

3. Audio-Technica expands presence in the Middle East with new Dubai office

Technical product manager Ahmad Abuzannad will head the office, which aims to increase the company's level of service to distributors, integrators, consultants and corporate end users across the region.

4. End User Focus: Live Plugins

Choosing the right plugin or software for the job can prove to be a difficult decision, especially in a high-pressure live environment. Here, we speak to a number of live sound specialists about their top picks for when the going gets tough…

5. Katie Tavini on supporting other members of the pro audio community

Engineer Katie Tavini has been a regular speaker at Red Bull Studios’ #NormalNotNovelty sessions since its launch earlier this year. Here, she shares her views on the importance of supporting other members of the pro audio community...

6. Steinberg introduces Cubase 9.5

Released “earlier than anticipated,” the key advancement around Cubase’s mixing capabilities is its new mixing engine with 64-bit floating-point resolution.

7. Professional microphone market to surpass 7 million units by 2021

Futuresource Consulting's new 'Global Professional Microphone Report' also found that while microphone unit sales and revenues will continue to grow out to 2021 and beyond, the rates of growth are declining.

8. Allen & Heath mixers keep rehearsals going at Soundcheck

The rehearsal studio complex chose Qu-32 Chrome Edition mixers to replace the digital mixers in its smaller rooms and a dLive S Class with S5000 Surface and DM48 MixRack for one of their larger rooms.

9. Review: Warm Audio WA-87 and WA-14

Stephen Bennett tells AMI why these new offerings from Warm Audio are far from your average ‘clone-type mics'...

10. Feature: Hybrid mixing systems

Engineer Simon Allen takes Audio Media International inside the current market for hybrid audio mixing systems...