“It was tricky”: Butch Vig on reining in Sonic Youth's guitar jams on 1992 album Dirty
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“It was tricky”: Butch Vig on reining in Sonic Youth’s guitar jams on 1992 album Dirty

Having worked with some of the most iconic rock acts in the world, Butch Vig has more than a few stories to tell. The legendary producer has given PSN [...]

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Introducing Shure Whiteboard Sessions

Each week, Shure UK cover one pro audio topic to help you expand your knowledge.

Red Bull Studios' free training for female engineers extends to major UK cities
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Red Bull Studios’ free training for female engineers extends to major UK cities

Red Bull Studios' series of female-only workshops #NormalNotNovelty will tour the UK this September, with Radio 1 DJ Clara Amfo, DJ Storm and Mada [...]

Pro Sound Awards 2017 Rising Star finalists revealed!
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Pro Sound Awards 2017 Rising Star finalists revealed!

PSNEurope is delighted to reveal the shortlist for the coveted 2017 Pro Sound Awards Rising Star award. Taking place at London’s Steel Yard venue [...]

Nexo systems rolled out across 24 venues at World Games in Poland
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Nexo systems rolled out across 24 venues at World Games in Poland

Rental company Pogo Art supplied audio systems from Nexo to 24 venues across the Polish city of Wroclaw to provide sound reinforcement at the 2017 Wor [...]

Tony Andrews: ‘Glade Stage at Glasto the most audio fun I’ve had in ages’
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Tony Andrews: ‘Glade Stage at Glasto the most audio fun I’ve had in ages’

Sound production company Sound-Services delivered Funktion-One loudspeakers and a Cadac desk for the Glade Stage at this year’s Glastonbury Festival [...]

ACM partners with Music Gateway to launch music production scholarship
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ACM partners with Music Gateway to launch music production scholarship

The ACM (Academy of Contemporary Music) has launched a brand new Music Production Scholarship in partnership with Music Gateway worth up to £27,000. [...]

Depeche Mode FOH engineer hails ‘incredible reliability’ of L-Acoustics K1 on Spirit tour
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Depeche Mode FOH engineer hails ‘incredible reliability’ of L-Acoustics K1 on Spirit tour

Antony King, FOH engineer for pioneering electro rock icons Depeche mode, has hailed the performance of L-Acoustics’ K1 systems on the band’s curr [...]

Martin Audio MLA shines at Cotton Clouds festival
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Martin Audio MLA shines at Cotton Clouds festival

The first ever Cotton Clouds festival, a boutique event held in Saddleworth, Oldham, saw VME provide full production, with Martin Audio’s MLA Compac [...]

Eddie Veale receives Honorary Doctorate of Letters from University of West London
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Eddie Veale receives Honorary Doctorate of Letters from University of West London

Revered acoustician and sound designer, who famously worked with John Lennon on his legendary Imagine album, has been awarded an Honorary Doctorate of [...]

Major summer blockbusters rely on Avid tools for audio production
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Major summer blockbusters rely on Avid tools for audio production

A raft of Avid audio production tools have been put to use on a glittering array of Hollywood blockbuster films this summer. Among the hit films th [...]

How Shure’s Microflex Wireless system has bolstered Belgium’s Roeselare Vives University
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How Shure’s Microflex Wireless system has bolstered Belgium’s Roeselare Vives University

Just before the academic summer recess, the Roeselare Vives University College campus installed a Shure Microflex Wireless system in its main auditori [...]

World Cup 2018 intercom system given final rehearsal, but how did it perform? PSNEurope finds out...
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World Cup 2018 intercom system given final rehearsal, but how did it perform? PSNEurope finds out…

The 10th edition of the FIFA Confederations Cup, held in Russia between June 17 and July 2 was the prelude to next year’s FIFA Football World Cup. F [...]

Big Ben's bell ends? Martin Audio proposes solution to keep Great Bell ringing
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Big Ben’s bell ends? Martin Audio proposes solution to keep Great Bell ringing

With Big Ben’s hourly bong set to cease on Monday, August 21 for the first time in 157 years, Martin Audio has written to The Speaker of the House o [...]

Top 10: Last week’s most popular articles
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Top 10: Last week’s most popular articles

Our top 10 round-up features the most read stories on Pro Sound News Europe in the past seven days. The latest chart-topper is another PSNEurope Bu [...]

Q&A: ITV sound supervisor Heather Benson on gender diversity in the industry
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Q&A: ITV sound supervisor Heather Benson on gender diversity in the industry

With a career in the broadcast audio sector spanning almost a decade, ITV trainee sound supervisor Heather Benson has seen a lot of changes in the mar [...]

Switzerland's 'largest' theatre installs rider-friendly L-Acoustics Kara system 
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Switzerland’s ‘largest’ theatre installs rider-friendly L-Acoustics Kara system 

Switzerland’s Théâtre de Beaulieu – the country’s ‘largest and most important’ theatre – has installed an L-Acoustics Kara system as par [...]

‘Easy-to-use’ Yamaha console saves set-up time for Jamiroquai festival set
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‘Easy-to-use’ Yamaha console saves set-up time for Jamiroquai festival set

A Yamaha console was used to provide audio for Jamiroquai’s headline set at the North Sea Jazz Festival last month. The Yamaha Rivage PM10 consol [...]

PMC monitors at LA studio give remasters ‘accurate and detailed’ sound
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PMC monitors at LA studio give remasters ‘accurate and detailed’ sound

Hollywood studio Marsh Mastering has praised PMC Speakers' 'invaluable' monitors used on a recent remastering project. Owner Stephen Marsh has been [...]

‘Producing is 50% psychology’: Butch Vig on coaxing top performances in the studio
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‘Producing is 50% psychology’: Butch Vig on coaxing top performances in the studio

“There is a lot more than just the technical side of making a record. A lot of what producers do is about getting inside the psyche of the artist, h [...]

10 things NOT to do when mastering
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10 things NOT to do when mastering

After some tips to help master the, er, mastering process? Audio mastering engineer Tony Cousins is on hand to offer up some of his best advice from y [...]

‘The sound couldn’t have been any better’: MLA deployed for Ramblin Man rock festival
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‘The sound couldn’t have been any better’: MLA deployed for Ramblin Man rock festival

A Martin Audio MLA PA system was recently deployed for the third annual Ramblin Man classic rock festival at Maidstone’s Mote Park, with the event [...]

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