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 Post subject: How do you listen?
PostPosted: Fri May 19, 2017 8:38 pm 
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What do you usually listen to/make music on? Headphones? Regular hi-fi stereo? Dedicated studio monitors? I personally use headphones like 90% of the time but I'm trying to get away from that cuz I feel like it's bad for my ears. The other thing I use is my Sony hi-fi stereo I got at Walmart like 7 years ago, usually with the sub off and eq on flat. Curious how other people listen to/make music.


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 Post subject: Re: How do you listen?
PostPosted: Fri May 19, 2017 9:49 pm 
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often macbook speakers lol (even for produce)
cheap shitty philips earphones
jam bluetooth speakers
before i was with yamaha hs50M (but i m movin everytime now)

hesitate to grab a sony mdr 7506, saw good opinions on sp forums and everywhere on internet... seems to be a serious reference.

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PostPosted: Sat May 20, 2017 12:44 pm 
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most of the time i use the Event 2030's (7" studio monitors) for mixing.

also use desktop Logitecs Z623 w/sub for reference or if i'm too lazy to turn the interface and monitors on ha.. so much bang for your buck! these are what i use for general music listening. adjustable sub as well.

i use the Sony 7506's as well for reference but I find they lack some bass, amazing for mixing mids and highs though, great for vocals.

i also reference on Roland RH-200s headphones, i really like them..


headphones can sure get tiring but if you're gonna try mixing on monitors without at least a semi-treated room then you might find yourself reaching back for your headphones.. i dunno.. its nice to have both though!
it's all personal taste really, especially with lofi shit. good luck

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im rocking totem rainmakers and for headphones seinheiser hd 598

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An old pair of shitty beats headphones I confiscated from my kids or when I'm in my office I plug into the Aux port on my ZT Lunchbox guitar amp.


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PostPosted: Tue Jun 06, 2017 12:57 pm 
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 Post subject: Re: How do you listen?
PostPosted: Thu Jun 22, 2017 6:04 am 
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HELLOPILLOW wrote:
often macbook speakers lol (even for produce)
cheap shitty philips earphones
jam bluetooth speakers


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PostPosted: Fri Jun 23, 2017 6:34 am 
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When my roommates aren't home, I bump a Yamaha NS-10 and a old KLH Model Six.
After midnight I get on my 4 track with a pair of Sony MDR-7506 headphones.

But my fav is working at night job listening to internet radio from all over the world in a spiffy corporate restaurant.
And keeping my ear open for samples and then looking up the records to buy off Discogs.

A girlfriend of mine DJs at a club and they got a dope system for bass. Sometimes she slips in some music for me to see if I'll crack a smile. Bitches love to get in a dude's ear. I rather hear music (or moans) rather than winey bitchy voices anyhow.

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 Post subject: Re: How do you listen?
PostPosted: Fri Jun 23, 2017 1:35 pm 
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yan wrote:
HELLOPILLOW wrote:
often macbook speakers lol (even for produce)
cheap shitty philips earphones
jam bluetooth speakers


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despite me :lol:

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