Choosing which headphones to buy can be a daunting and personal experience. It’s an investment in both time and money, attempting to get exactly what you want. With so many different brands, colors, styles and options to choose from, it’s very easy to lose yourself in all of the fancy commercials and ads. In our context today, the type of headphones you'll be looking at will … [Read more...] about Over-Ear vs. On-Ear Headphones — What’s the Difference?
Have you seen the words "warm", "neutral", and "bright" thrown around here and there? It's important to understand the various types of ways we subjectively describes 'sounds' in order to grab some headphones or speakers that will best meet your unique needs. Especially if you've read some of our music gear reviews, the way we describe the pairs in their 'sound quality' … [Read more...] about What are the Different Sounds of Audio? “Warm”, “Bright”, “Neutral”
If you're partaking in the ever-so-thorough process of buying headphones, then you may have found yourself wondering what the popular two different options available to choose from when it comes to 'headphone design': closed-back or open-back headphones? If you aren't sure which particular 'back' to choose between, it's a good idea to learn about the benefits and drawbacks of … [Read more...] about Closed-Back vs. Open-Back Headphones – What’s the Difference?
There can be numerous types of 'keys' on a keyboard, whether it is for MIDI, workstation, or a synthesizer. Some other types include full-weighted, semi-weighted, or those with aftertouch. Synth action keys are typically made of plastic and use springs to return the key back to it's rested position. Other keyboards use weights for their make of keys. One of the main … [Read more...] about What is “synth action” keys on keyboards?