monitors

  1. Alesis HD24XR, Fireface 800, track, mix, monitor

    Looking to get some help regarding my setup. I currently have an HD24XR, the digital outs are connected to the digital ins of the RME and so are the Ins. Total Mix controls the RME. I want to be able to record onto the hd24. When its full. transfer the tracks to reaper and mix. Issues I have...
  2. Studio Monitor Selection - A Mistake!

    I have been using pro audio gear for over 25 years. I made a big mistake. Based on in store listening and recommendations, I bought KRK Rokit 8 monitors. Based on daily use, I believe that these are very poor for mixing audio (range / poor sound quality). I should have done more homework There...
  3. edaub1

    Annoying Shocks, Ground Loops and Monitors..etc

    Ok here we go.. I've had this issue for awhile now and I'm finally getting super annoyed with it. I have a desk with a built in rack. The only pieces I use are my Furman power conditioner, presonus fire studio project and an Alesis RA-150 Amplifier for my monitors. Almost anytime i want to plug...
  4. edaub1

    Cell Phones and Monitors

    So I've had a Presonus Firestudio Project since 2008. It just died on me in December. I bought a used one last week. ONLY since the replacement does my cell phone cause little bits of noise in my monitors when sending or receiving texts. Can anyone explain this to me? Presonus Firestudio...
  5. ChrisH

    Complimentary monitors for NS10's

    Hey everyone, it's been a minute. Looking to get some suggestions from you guys for a pair of monitors that are known to be complimentary to Yamaha NS10's. Looking known monitors that that expose flaws in the mix that NS10's don't, hence "complimentary". I already use Mixcubes in conjunction...
  6. DonnyThompson

    Please Help Me Check Monitors

    This is an OTB mix, ( 2 DAW workflow) but instead of using my go-to Monitor One's, this time I used Tannoy Reveals 6.0 (passives) as reference NF's, to test them out and see how they translate to other systems. (Power Amp is a Hafler Trans-Nova 1500). I've had them for quite sometime, just...
  7. Studio Monitors and Bass Recording

    Hi Could anyone help me with following. I am a Bassist and I currently have a 4 string Bass (Fender JBass). I am getting into little bit of recording some of my originals and also recording instruments. WIth regarded to studio monitors, I check the Yamaha HS80s. But their low end support is...
  8. fallan

    active monitor fuse problems

    Hi again.. Recently there was a problem with the electricity lines outside my house sparks flying off it which then blew a fuse at the outside pole cutting of power to my house.Ive got a small recording studio away from it and when the power came back on I checked to see if my equipment was ok...
  9. RJrules64

    Monitors: JBL LSR-305 or Yamaha HS5?

    Hi all, I'm in the market for some studio monitors for mixing Rock and Pop under $500. I don't necessarily want the monitors to sound great, I just want them to help me make tracks that will translate well. I've decided to go for 5" speakers because (a) they are much cheaper (b) I don't think...
  10. audiokid

    GIBSON Studio Monitors

    What do you think, we need monitors that are all about looks now.o_O [="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hrGr1kqIxwc"]View: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hrGr1kqIxwc[/]
  11. audiokid

    Barefoot MicroMain45

    Barefoot Sound is proud to introduce our newest studio monitor, the MicroMain45. Featuring the same signal path, amplifier and driver technologies as our flagship MiniMain12, the MicroMain45 is stripped down to the bare essentials in order to deliver renowned Barefoot resolution and translation...
  12. kosmas31

    Mastering Speakers?

    my students some times record demos for class review, auditions etc and i usually do the mixing. nothing fancy, I use karaoke pre-recorded songs and I add their voice on top. I use an Oktava MK-319 through my Prism Sound Lyra straight to Sequoia. my students can't afford professional...
  13. audiokid

    Antelope Satori Monitor Controller & Summing

    Video [="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F7VFNrVoggU"]View: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F7VFNrVoggU[/] Mastering-grade transparency Satori provides a monitoring solution that maintains the sound coming from the source, especially when the D/A is handled by the clear and natural-sounding...
  14. Active monitors very loud buzz, please help!

    Hi guys, I'm posting hoping you can help me with this problem. I am using a pair of Prodipe Pro 8s, active monitors. I've had them for 6 years with no problems. Suddenly one of the speakers is emitting a very loud buzz when powered on. I have tried unplugging all inputs, I've tried different...
  15. New to setting up speakers...

    Greetings! I recently bought a pair of passive monitors as part of my attempt at a mini home studio and will admit I do not know the first thing about hooking them up. the monitors in question are http://www.krksys.com/krk-studio-monitor-speakers/r6.html I have a small mixer that I use as my...
  16. Jonnyboy

    A good pair of 5" monitors in 500$?

    So im getting pretty tired of my bx5-a's, im not too satisfied by them. my room is a 3x3 meters cube, with walls that are not too strong (they start shaking if I pump the volume\bass too much) so 5" would be more than enough, I have 500$ to invest in these. I would like to buy from...
  17. Torsten Borg

    Genelec 1031A

    Hi, I found these speakers in an old studio that is not being used anymore. I got to borrow them and man, i was in heaven listening to music from them. Not sure though if they where the 1031A's or the 1032A's. Anyways, do anyone of you have any guesses of what these costs nowadays, because...
  18. Tony Carpenter

    Event Opal vs adding KRK Rockit 10-3

    Hi gang, After the discussions I have been involved in, it occurred to me to ask this question. It's all very well and good to get myself the Dangerous Monitor ST, but, what about my existing speakers. As I mentioned in another thread, I do have 10 year old Mackie Hr824s. These were a step up...
  19. masterdeeno

    first studio monitor

    I'm looking to buy my first studio monitor to be connected to my Behringer mixer. I am currently using an active EV loudspeaker to playback my music, but I figured it has its own EQ that kind of masks the output from my source. I also have a monitoring headphone, but I find it very...
  20. Genelec 1038A 3 Way Studio Monitor Speakers

    I have acquired 5 each Genelec 1038A 3 way monitors in excellent condition. I also managed to pick up a Genelec 1094A Subwoofer in the package. These were replaced in 2004 by the 1038B... not a huge amount of difference between the models. These retailed for close to $9K each... I would...
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