Answer: There are two primary types of over-ear headphones: open-back and closed-back. There is also a third type, semi-open, which attempts to combine the advantages of each. But for this discussion, we will focus on the open-back and closed-back types.… Continue Reading
Which is the best cartridge to use with my turntable? Audio-Technica has been manufacturing phonograph cartridges throughout the entire history of the company and is recognized as a world leader in cartridge design and production. The performance potential of any… Continue Reading
While the Dobro may closely resemble the guitar it’s important to note that these are two distinctly different instruments. The Dobro has its own unique sound and vocabulary. Keeping that in mind, we’ve compiled some basic techniques for when you’re… Continue Reading
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Which A-T microphones work well with a DSLR camera? AT8024
Over the years Charlie Waymire has worn many hats within the music industry. From touring the world to opening his own recording studio, Waymire has seemingly done it all. These experiences have provided him with a wealth of knowledge that… Continue Reading
Mike Johnston’s musical journey began when he took up the drums at an early age. Later, he pursued the rock star dream, touring the world and releasing two albums on a major label with the band Simon Says. However, he… Continue Reading
It’s no secret that the revival of vinyl records is in full swing. With international events like Record Store Day and Vinyl Record Day, awareness of the revival is reaching new levels. It’s no secret that we love vinyl here… Continue Reading
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