The Top 5 Room Size & Volume Mistakes

March 26, 2017 No Comments

Today we’re going to talk about the top 5 room size and volume mistakes. In audio rooms where you’re producing energy, that’s full frequency energy: low, middles and highs, you have to select the right size and volume for the usage. I see too many times too small room, too much energy and treatment won’t […]

Room Response Curves

March 23, 2017 No Comments

Today we’re going to talk about room response curves. I get a lot of people sending me their room response curves that they measure which is really nice but we already have that work done for you in our database. Remember, we have a database now of over a 130 rooms that we built and […]

Sub-Woofer Controls

March 19, 2017 No Comments

Today we’re going to talk about sub-woofer controls. I get a lot of inquiries from people who say where should I put my sub-woofer, where should I set the controls at and what do all these controls mean and how are they going to impact the sound in a room? Well, let’s talk about each […]

The Top 5 Wall Building Mistakes

March 16, 2017 2 Comments

Today we’re going to talk about the top 5 wall building mistakes that I see all the time. The first one is the wrong wall for the wrong job, I suppose we could say. Each wall that you build when you’re dealing with noise you have to take frequency and amplitude into consideration. If you […]

Watch Out For the Floor / Ceiling

March 12, 2017 2 Comments

Today we’re going to talk about the floor and the ceiling. Because obviously we sit on the floor and the ceiling so the floor and the ceiling are the closest boundary surface to us for reflection. So we all know that those reflections have to be managed if we’re going to generate any kind of […]

Room Resolution

March 9, 2017 No Comments

Today we’re going to talk about room resolution. And we get a lot of comments and emails and stuff about resolution, you know what does the term resolution mean? Obviously to resolve, to be able to hear everything. So we want to hear all the fundamentals and the harmonics that are in our music and […]

Room EQ Wizard RTA Real Time Analysis

March 2, 2017 No Comments

I have a program opened up called Room EQ Wizard and I’m using a plug-in on there called RTA real-time analysis. And once I’ve discovered it – well, pardon me, I initially discovered it for treating room issues because it’s real time, we’re able to send a signal out of your monitoring system and you […]

Pro Tools Metering and Calibration

February 23, 2017 2 Comments

I’m going to demonstrate how to use a tone generator inside of Pro Tools to generate 1.23 Volts externally on a multimeter and that will allow me to calibrate all of the meterings inside of Pro Tools or external to Pro Tools such as an outboard piece of equipment and the reason why we do […]

M/S Recording and Processing Technique

February 16, 2017 No Comments

Earlier in the week we did a recording with a B3 organist in a Leslie cabinet and we used the microphone technique called mid-side recording or processing. So we set up and configured the microphone but we did not process it yet. So that’s what I’m going to show you today in our pro tool […]

Monitors and Calibration pt. 2

February 9, 2017 No Comments

I wanted to elaborate some of the videos I made with Dennis the other day, specifically with VU metering and calibration, monitor calibration and even converter calibration. So I hope this helps out. I’ll be using some of the same programs that you use to help illustrate this. And if you have any questions or […]