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This week’s top article was our interview with PMC's research and development manager Oliver Thomas about his career with the company and why 2017 has been a landmark year for them.

Also proving popular this week was the news that Harman has handed over duties for its Australian brands to its longtime distributors in the country. 

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1. ‘People will always want quality’: PMC R&D manager Oliver Thomas on why 2017 has been a crucial year for the company

PMC’s manager of R&D and service tells us about his background in audio and why 2017 has been a crucial year for the company… 

2. 'We are listening': Leslie Gaston-Bird on the importance of AES's new diversity and inclusion committee

The Audio Engineering Society (AES) introduced a Diversity and Inclusion Committee at its New York convention in October, to promote and encourage diversity in the industry. Tara Lepore spoke the society’s western region vice president Leslie Gaston-Bird about the problems facing underrepresented groups and the committee’s aims for the future...

3. Harman hands over Australian audio distribution

Longtime Harman partners AVT and CMI will take over distribution of JBL Professional, AKG, BSS, Crown, dbx, Lexicon and Soundcraft solutions in Australia

4. ‘More people are prepared to upgrade’: pro audio experts discuss the home studio market

As the home studio market continues to prosper in the age of the bedroom producer, PSNEurope caught up with some of the sector’s key players to check its pulse and find out where it’s headed as we close in on the end of 2017…

5. Grand Central Studios launches new facility with Ambisonics immersive audio design

Audio Lab 2 is set to be the world’s first Dolby Atmos Theatrical and 3rd order Ambisonics facility.

6. “This is our future”: Pioneer Pro Audio's Alex Barrand on building the brand’s pro profile

Phil Ward speaks to Pioneer Professional Audio technical manager Alex Barrand about building the brand’s pro profile...

7. MPG Breakthrough Producer winners on how the award influenced their career

PSNEurope spoke to MPG Award winners about what the prize did for their career ahead of 2018's anniversary ceremony...

8. Level Acoustic Design founder Chris Walls shares his studio design tips

Delivering the perfect studio design for small-scale mixing and recording facilities can be a complex and challenging task. PSNEurope spoke to Chris Walls, founder of studio design specialist Level Acoustic Design, who provides some unique insights into designing your own studio...

9. ‘It was like giving birth’: Andy Barlow on producing new U2 record Songs Of Experience

Producer, mixer and sound engineer Andy Barlow has spoken exclusively to PSNEurope about his production work on new U2 album Songs Of Experience and how he also became the legendary rock outfit’s live sound design consultant.

10. ‘There are no noise restrictions!': behind the scenes at live events training college Backstage Academy

Wakefield-based college Backstage Academy promises to train the next generation of live industry professionals. Tara Lepore paid them a visit to see how it’s equipping students for one of the fastest-growing sectors of the audio industry…