Subwoofers, Speaker Decoupling, Mixing on Headphones - HEDD Audio Knowledge Bomb Special #2

hedd audio & acoustics insider youtube comments q&a

As I'm about to wrap up my video series with HEDD Audio I want to do another lightning round of answering your questions from the YouTube comments!

As usual I'm gonna keep this short and sweet.

The video is broken down into chapters so you can jump straight to what piques your interest.

00:00 - HEDD Audio & Acoustics Insider
01:09 - Low bass waves don’t fit in the room
03:42 - Dual subwoofers in a home studio
06:04 - Subwoofers with two small drivers vs one big driver
07:06 - How much to spend on a subwoofer?
07:49 - How much does phase matching matter?
11:19 - Can loudspeakers even recreate natural sound?
13:10 - Wall mounting for speakers instead of speaker stands
14:52 - Are isolation pucks worthless?
15:28 - Fixing speakers rigidly to the stands
17:26 - Hanging speakers from the ceiling
18:28 - Decoupling subwoofers
19:36 - Good examples to hear the HEDD phase linearizer
21:38 - Effect of wearing glasses with headphones
23:03 - Opinions on the Beyerdynamic DT990
24:49 - Making a video on treating a room start to finish
27:54 - Recommendations for headphones
29:59 - Get an even bass sound in the entire room
33:41 - Set up your speakers correctly, no matter what room you’re in - FREE Workshop



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