LyxPro XLR Cable Review

Based in Ridgefield Park, New Jersey, LyxPro is a company that is quickly making a name for itself. Admittedly, LyxPro is a newcomer in this niche, but judging by the quality of their products you would peg it down as an industry leader. One product that surprised me is the Balanced XLR 20 ft Premium … Read more

The Different Microphone Polar Patterns

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Polar patterns of microphones are a representation of a microphone’s sensitivity to the sound relative to the angle or direction from which it receives the sound. In simpler words, a polar pattern decides how well the microphone will hear the sound from various directions. This is known as the directionality of a microphone, and different … Read more

CAD GXL2200 Review

The GXL2200 is an advanced cardioid condenser microphone manufactured by CAD Audio. The company was originally founded in 1931 and was previously known as the Astatic Corporation. Initially, it focused on producing static-free microphones and then went on to introduce different microphones that had a crystal appearance along with recording heads and pickups for photographs. … Read more

Best XLR Cables for the Money 2019 Reviews & Guide

At first glance, an XLR cable would appear to be just a fancy variation of a regular cable. But for many aspiring musicians and other professionals, an XLR cable is much more than a “fancy variation,” it IS the GOLD standard. That’s why professionals use it for varying purposes, including lighting, video, and audio equipment … Read more

Open-Back Headphones vs. Closed-Back Headphones

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This debate is purely over the types of over-ear or circumaural headphones, which are closed-back and open-back headphones. As you can probably guess by the name, these two categories are based on the difference in their form factor. Open-back headphones are designed such that the outer shell of the ear-cups is perforated in some way. These … Read more

LyxPro HAS-10 Review

VERDICT LyxPro has produced a masterpiece. Not only is the sound delivered quite rich and deep, but the product is quite comfortable to put on as well. Granted that the design could have been much sturdier and more robust, but we love this product nonetheless. Even though LyxPro is a relative newcomer in the field of headphones, … Read more

How to Make a Recording Studio in Your Room

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Music is the universal language. I Love music, and I bet you do too (obviously if you’re reading this)  Now, if you play music and would love to get your music out there or you are passionate about producing and helping other musicians achieve their dreams but don’t know how to start your own home studio, then … Read more

Best Pop Filter for Recording 2019 Review & Guide

microphone pop filter

Most people assume that all pop filters are the same, and the differences in their price are due to the brand they are associated with. While the second part of that statement might be correct, there are many subtle differences between pop filters which can radically increase or decrease the quality and price. One factor … Read more