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Top 10: this week’s most popular articles

Tara Lepore 7 July 2017
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Our new top 10 article round-up list features the most read stories on Pro Sound News Europe in the past seven days. This week’s includes an interview with Capital Sound’s senior product manager Martin Connolly; Shure, Audinate and d&b winning big at the 2017 Install Awards, and Kentish Town’s O2 Forum futureproofing the venue by installing a new Adlib infrastructure.

The most-read story this week is an interview with renowned sound engineer Toby Alington, who talks about receiving that phone call to pull together a globally televised concert – One Love Manchester – in a matter of days.

Read the full summary below, and follow us on Twitter to get all the latest news from the pro audio industry as it happens.

1. Interview: Toby Alington on mixing the most-watched TV concert of 2017, One Love Manchester

Although organised under difficult and emotional circumstances, the concert in aid of victims of the Manchester Arena bombing succeeded in honouring both those affected and human spirit. Toby Alington had the task of mixing the on stage music for worldwide broadcast transmission.

2. Shure, Audinate and d&b audiotechnik among big audio winners at 2017 Install Awards

The fourth annual Install Awards took place on June 29 at the Millennium Gloucester Hotel, London, with Shure and d&b audiotechnik among the big audio winners.

3. Interview: Brit Row co-founder Bryan Grant explains reasons behind Clair Global sale

PSNEurope talks to Britannia Row co-founder Bryan Grant about handing the company over to Clair Global earlier this year.

4. Exclusive: Allen & Heath provides ‘clarity and precision’ for Bryan Ferry tour

Bryan Ferry’s monitor engineer has hailed the “clarity and precision” of Allen & Health’s dLive S Class mixing system, which is currently being used to manage monitors on the star’s current US and European tour.

5. Interview: Capital Sound’s Martin Connolly on producing sound for open-air, inner city festivals

Field Day festival played host to Aphex Twin’s comeback gig this year, with Capital Sound supplying the Martin Audio MLA system that filled the new Barn stage with the DJ’s unrepentant brand of electronica. PSNEurope asked Capital’s senior project manager Martin Connolly about setting up for summer festivals.

6. New issue of PSNE out now

In our July issue, we take a look at the key issues affecting the live audio market, the biggest changes at Abbey Road Studios in its history, plus all the usual movers and shakers in the industry. Subscribe to the mag here.

7. Apogee Sound and Vue founder Jim Sides on his new venture Eklektric

As Jim Sides prepares to launch his new consultancy venture ‘Eklektric’, PSNEurope talks with him about the past, present and future.

8. Tara Lepore joins PSNE as new staff writer

Pro Sound News Europe has appointed Tara Lepore as its new staff writer.

9. O2 Forum Kentish Town future-proofs infrastructure with new Adlib installation

London’s O2 Kentish Town Forum has called upon Liverpool’s Adlib Audio to design a new audio system aimed at future-proofing the venue’s technical infrastructure.

10. Imelda May engineer hails ‘unbelievable’ Martin Audio MLA system

Nick Ingram, FOH sound engineer for Imelda May, has hailed the performance of Martin Audio’s MLA Compact PA on her current tour in support of her latest album Life Love Flesh Blood.

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