speaker placement tip Sonicscoop

Acoustics Insider Feature On SonicScoop


I’m sure you’ve heard the advice that you should always, and under all circumstances place your speakers at some apparently magic distance from the front wall.

If you’ve tried it and found that it sounds like crap, you’re not alone!

In fact it’s such bad advice, that I decided to finally, once and for all, debunk this useless piece of advice, and replace it with something better.

And I’m happy to say that Sonicsscoop picked up on the idea, and allowed me to write this particular gem for them.

Click Here For The Article on Sonicscoop.



"How to correctly place your listening position and speakers, no matter what room you're in."

  • Find the correct wall to face in your home studio
  • Optimize the low end and minimize reflection effects
  • Get the distance between wall and speakers right
  • Get a stereo image like on really good headphones

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