The 35th Annual NAMM TEC Awards Winners

Celebrating Excellence In Audio and Sound Production

Presented annually at The NAMM Show, the TEC Awards celebrates pro audio and sound production by honoring the individuals, companies and technical innovations behind the sound of recordings, live performances, films, television, video games and multi-media. Award categories span 23 Technical Achievement and 8 Creative Achievement Categories.


The 2020 TEC Award Recipients
Category
Company
Product
CategoryAmplification Hardware/Studio & Sound Reinforcement
CompanyAuratone
ProductA2-30
CategoryAudio Apps & Hardware/Peripherals for Smartphones & Tablets
CompanyGenelec
ProductAural ID
CategoryAudio Education Technology
CompanyiZotope
ProductPro Audio Essentials
CategoryComputer Audio Hardware
CompanyUniversal Audio
ProductApollo x16
CategoryDJ Production Technology (Hardware/Software)
CompanyKORG
ProductMinilogue xd
CategoryHeadphone/Earpiece Technology
CompanyNeumann
ProductNDH 20
CategoryLarge Format Console Technology
CompanyAPI
Product2448 Console
CategoryMicrophone Preamplifiers
CompanyRupert Neve Designs
Product5211 Dual Mic Pre
CategoryMicrophones – Recording
CompanyTownsend Labs
ProductSphere L22 v1.3
CategoryMicrophones – Sound Reinforcement
CompanyAston Microphones
ProductStealth
CategoryMusical Instrument Amplification & Effects
CompanyLine 6
ProductHX Stomp
CategoryMusical Instrument Hardware
CompanyMoog Music
ProductMoog One
CategoryMusical Instrument Software
CompanySpectrasonics
ProductOmnisphere 2.5
CategoryProduction Essentials
CompanyCable Wrangler
ProductCable Wrangler
CategorySignal Processing Hardware
CompanySolid State Logic
ProductFusion
CategorySignal Processing Hardware (500 Series Modules)
CompanyAPI
Product550A 50th Anniversary Edition
CategorySignal Processing Software (Dynamics/EQ /Utilities)
CompanyFabFilter
ProductPro-Q 3
CategorySignal Processing Software (Effects)
CompanyUniversal Audio
ProductCapitol Chambers
CategorySmall Format Console Technology
CompanyAllen & Heath
ProductSQ Digital Mixer Series V1.3
CategorySound Reinforcement Loudspeakers
CompanyJBL Professional
ProductVTX A8 Line Array
CategoryStudio Monitors
CompanyGenelec
ProductS360A SAM
CategoryWireless Technology
CompanyShure
ProductAxient Digital ADX Transmitter
CategoryWorkstation Technology/Recording
CompanyDevices Avid
ProductPro Tools 2019

The 2020 TEC Award Recipients - Creative Achievement
Category
Winner
CategoryFilm Sound Production
WinnerBohemian Rhapsody (20th Century Fox, Regency Enterprises, GK Films)
CategoryInteractive Entertainment Sound Production
WinnerMarvel’s Spider-Man (Insomniac Games | Sony Interactive Entertainment)
CategoryRecord Production/Album
WinnerA Star is Born (Soundtrack), Lady Gaga & Bradley Cooper (Interscope Records)
CategoryRecord Production/Single or Track
Winner“Bad Guy,” Billie Eilish (Darkroom / Interscope Records)
CategoryRemote Production/Recording or Broadcasting
Winner61st Annual Grammy Awards (CBS)
CategoryStudio Design Project
WinnerOld Mill Road Recording (Francis Manzella Design Ltd.)
CategoryTelevision Sound Production
WinnerGame of Thrones (HBO /Warner Bros. Television)
CategoryTour Event Sound Production
WinnerFreshen Up, Paul McCartney