‘The inevitable future of live sound’: Inside the world of 360 audio
PSNEurope.com reports that immersive audio, 360 audio, 3D Sound, call it what you will, is becoming an ever more lucrative corner of the live market. As demand for immersive sound within live applications grows – let’s call it 3D audio for the sake of this study – so too does the focus of some of the market’s leading brands as they look increase their capabilities in what many view as the future of sound reinforcement.
As with every area of the industry, technological innovation continues to maintain a status of perpetual evolution, and with immersive audio events popping up in venues ranging from small theatres to stadiums, a nimble approach and a sustained focus on market development is the order of the day.
For Ralf Zuleeg, head of education and application support at d&b audiotechnik, there is no bigger growth area in the market. And with the its Soundscape system, he believes it is ideally placed to blaze a trail.