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Listening Room Acoustics: 7 Common Myths By Adrian Lo You’ve invested a pretty penny in a great hi-fidelity system, but something still doesn’t sound right to you. Unfortunately, even the most expensive system on its own won’t automatically produce great sound. That’s where room acoustics come in. Room acoustics is an often-misunderstood field – and […]

Prince and Paisley Park Recording Studios In 1985, 23-year-old architect Bret Thoeny was asked to build something he had never constructed before: an artist’s compound. “Back then, this wasn’t done. Artist’s weren’t building their own compounds, only large companies or record labels were,” Thoeny said in an interview with Billboard Thursday night (April 22). “But Prince had this vision […]

By Shaun Snaith Acoustic Treatment Overview for Dummies Is soundproofing the same as acoustic treatment? Acoustic treatment products treat the room the absorbing materials are placed in. The materials treat the room by reducing reverberation, echo and standing waves etc. Absorbing materials such as acoustic foam and mineral wool do not stop sound from leaking […]

Noise Study Facts and Why Your Business Needs One Noise is everywhere! I’m sure you knew that but I bet you didn’t know that the noise you’re exposed to at work (especially in industrial settings) and even at home over a long period of time will have a negative affect on your hearing and other […]

Exposure To Loud Noise May Cause Tumors & Other Health Risks By Brian Vaszily Bob Seger, Jeff Beck, Sting, Eric Clapton, Peter Frampton and Bob Dylan all have something in common. Their years of hard rocking have left a mark on more than just their fans — after years of exposure to loud noise, they […]