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Pro Sound News’ “Best of 2017” Collection

This just in: Happy holidays! Also, check out our ‘Best of 2017’ links here!

New York, NY (December 22, 2017)—This just in: Happy holidays from the staff of Pro Sound News, and NewBay Media!

Our daily e-newsletter returns to live news on January 2, 2018, filled with  the latest in Pro Audio. In the meantime, the newsletter is presenting a five-part series featuring some of our best and most notable stories from 2017. If you don’t get the newsletter (and you should—it’s free and keeps you up to date, so subscribe here), you can find links to the best-of stories below.

While you’re here, look around our brand-new website. It’s fast (especially on mobile) and full of great stuff you may not have seen before.

Don’t forget, you can still find us and say ‘hi’ on Twitter and Facebook; we’re always up for a chat. If you need some last-minute ideas for gifts (or yourself), try our Pro Sound News Holiday Gift Guide, 2017 Edition.

Until next year, have a safe and cheerful holiday season, filled with good times and even better sound.

Pro Sound News Best Of 2017 – Part 1

Pachyderm Studio Back From Near Extinction

Awesome Guitar Production Tools

Live Sound Showcase: Drake

A Post House Grows in Brooklyn

In This Studio, It’s Newton’s Law

BLOG: Five Career Tips from The Weeknd’s FOH Man

Pro Sound News Best Of 2017 – Part 2

Eight Plays, A Streak: Paul McCartney Tours NYC

Chesney Brings Morris to Battle at Bristol

Inside the Sound of Stranger Things

Studio Design: Resolving Acoustics

Music, Etc.: Andy Summers—Color Crusader

BLOG: Beating The Five Trickiest Aspects of Recording the Naked Voice

Pro Sound News Best Of 2017 – Part 3

Al Schmitt Captures Bob Dylan in Triplicate

Exploring Silence at the Guggenheim

Pink Floyd Dark Side Desk Sold for $1.8 Million

The Bakery Serves Up Vinyl and More

Live Sound Showcase: Arcade Fire

BLOG: Mixing In A Jail Cell

Pro Sound News Best Of 2017 – Part 4

Today’s Incredible Shrinking Mixer

Inside The One Love Manchester Concert

Producing The Beatles’ Sgt. Pepper Re-Release

Live Sound Showcase: The Weeknd

Clair Global Acquires Britannia Row

BLOG: Advances in Archiving

Pro Sound News Best Of 2017 – Part 5

Pro Audio Gets Proactive on Piracy

Live Sound Showcase: Metallica

Studio Showcase: Sound City’s Urban Renewal

Music, Etc.: Styx—Atmospheric Reentry

After XLR: Audio Capture in a Digital World

BLOG: An Inspirational Rejection