Your Room Decides Where The Speakers Go

August 18, 2018 No Comments

Let’s talk about how your room decides where your speakers go. A lot of people when I talk to them on the phone or look at their room forms and discuss it with them they’re always saying “Well, I want to put my speakers here. I want to put my speakers there. I want to […]

Is Your Room Working With Your Music?

June 30, 2018 No Comments

Is your room working with your music? I get a lot of calls and I see a lot of room forms that come in where I’m really wondering who’s working with whom and the situation is the room fighting the music, is the music fighting the room, does the client just not know what’s going […]

Beautiful Room – No Sound Quality!

June 7, 2018 No Comments

Let’s talk about a project that we turned down because we couldn’t help the client. And we’re going to walk you through the steps why and perhaps you’ll see your situation in this room. You’ll see parts of your situation in this room and it can help you guide you towards the right direction and […]


May 10, 2018 No Comments

Echoes, reflections, reverberation time, a lot of these terms get confused and I thought I’d just illustrate some characteristics of echoes and put some time signatures on them and this will give us some feel or idea and separation. These are complicated things to understand and the definitions behind them are very empirical and if […]


April 15, 2018 No Comments

We’re going to elevate our discussion a little bit and delve into some definitions about terms that are really critical because you have to hear these things in your room. Whether you’re mixing, mastering, listening, playing in a live room, vocal room or anything like that you have to be able to distinguish the different […]

Where To Place Absorption and Diffusion?

March 26, 2018 2 Comments

Let’s talk about where to place absorption and diffusion technology. I don’t think in this video we’ll go through what absorption and diffusion technologies are but let’s look at mainly where we put them in general categories and for general usages so you can get a feel for all this craziness that we go through […]

Spectral Balance

January 23, 2018 No Comments

Today we’re going to talk about Spectral Balance. Spectral Balance is a term that Mastering Engineers use constantly and let’s just break it apart. Balance of Spectrum, so balancing all the sounds that are in your mix so that’s really a big important function of a mastering engineer and the goal of mixing engineer is […]

Front Wall Fanaticism

December 30, 2017 No Comments

Let’s talk about front wall and it’s issues we’ll call it Front Wall Fanaticism and we have two issues that we have to be concerned about with our front wall. We have a pressure issue because of course we know that our speaker’s no matter what we’re doing in the room are usually located close […]

Arch of Destruction

November 18, 2017 No Comments

Let’s talk about the Arch of Destruction, kind of a fancy name but I think you’ll see as we walk through some examples how important the side walls and the ceiling are to this situation. So the most ideal situation we can have in listening to two channeled music whether it’s monitoring and a mixing […]

Thank You Acoustic Fields #2

August 15, 2017 No Comments

Music Is Life Hello Dennis. I just have a question for you. I am a veteran and I am disabled also form a wreck not in battle. But since I got disabled I lost every thing I owned before I could get my disability started. My home my wife my truck everything. I use to […]