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  1. Is rock music dead?

    Chat Box SWAMP
    So my kid comes to me and says he wants to dabble into music production. Of course I was hoping he would focus more on his normal schooling like improving in math, etc but since he's only going to do it part-time I agreed. He shows me the brochure and there is not a SINGLE course on rock music...
  2. Arcam300 or Anthem300? advice for budget retro AV set up please? audio fromTV +music

    Home Theater Receivers | Processors | Amps
    hi everyone, I live out in the sticks and can't do any audio testing as hours away and setting up a home theatre in the cheap and using used as they were good when came out and inky want basic surround with my ripped USB media straight into my ks8000 4k samsung tv (not sure about the hdcp2.2...
  3. Gong music

    Home Audio Subwoofers
    I have an interesting audio application I need some help with. My wife and I do meditation and yoga regularly. She wanted to try a gong meditation. These are large metal gongs that are played or beat at varying levels of intensity. The sound can get very visceral, intentionally. I'm...
  4. A Forum about High End Consumer Music Systems and Music.

    New Member Introductions
    Music should strike fire from the heart of man, and bring tears form the eyes of woman Ludwig van Beethoven
  5. A Forum about High End Consumer Music Systems and Music.

    New Member Introductions
    I have a deep passion for music & film and have spent my life learning all that is possible in achieving the highest level of musical enjoyment
  6. new user

    New Member Introductions
    I am a new user of this forum. Recently I took admission in graduation in music subject. I think this forum will help to get more information about audio processing.
  7. Amazon Launches Prime Music Unlimited

    Home Theater, Audio and Video News
    Music services are a dime a dozen these days. On the most basic level, the Pandoras of the world provide free semi-restricted access to tunes with limited selection controls. Then there’s the giants (such as TIDAL and Apple Music) that provide instant access to millions of songs, turning...
  8. Chane Music and Cinema Becomes hORNS Exclusive North American Distributor

    Home Theater, Audio and Video News
    Chane Music and Cinema has consistently delivered quality to the Audio Visual world, headlined by the company’s enthusiast-friendly A-Series of speakers. The A-Series' (comprised of the A1.4, A2.4, A3RX-C, and A5RX-C) popularity is undisputed and the company has continually refined and tweaked...
  9. Make your own professional music instruments?

    Chat Box SWAMP
    Yes this is professional quality and that's what's blowing my mind right now. How can I get into this so called '3d Printing'? If anyone here has experience in it, please share. I would LOVE to make my own custom guitars. They do seem to be offering these files that can help you create them...
  10. The Funnies: Home Theater and Music Cartoons Thread

    AV Home Theater
    Post your Home Theater and Music associated cartoon finds here! I'll kick it off... (not sure why image doesn't load...but link works)
  11. 12"/15" Subwoofer for 50% music 20% movies and 30% gaming

    DIY Subwoofers - General Discussion
    Hello, I'm looking to build a subwoofer that can rumble for movies but also handle music fairly well. I listen to pretty much all types of music. The only size restriction I have is that I would like to be able to fit it inside of my truck bed with a tonneua cover over it. This limits me to...
  12. Music

    Home Theater System Recommendations
    Will a 5.1 channel setup sound better than a 2.1 channel setup for music?
  13. 128 Music Gigs Going to Waste

    Audio Processing
    I've heard of bypassing an iPod's internal DAC via its 30pin connector, but have yet to learn how modern iPhones can be coerced to give up that same ghost. A quick Internet search yielded a few tidbits, but I'm still unclear whether or not the audio available at the lightning port bypasses an...
  14. Brian Regan: Live from Radio City Music Hall - DVD Review

    Official DVD and Blu-ray Reviews
    http://www.hometheatershack.com/gallery/file.php?n=65210 Title: Brian Regan: Live From Radio City Music Hall Movie: :3stars: Video: :4stars: Audio: :3.5stars: Extras: HTS Overall Score:65 http://www.hometheatershack.com/gallery/file.php?n=65218Summary Brian Regan has...
  15. I.S.C.T. - 'Hearing Music The Way The Artist(s) Intended It To Be Heard'

    DIY Speakers
    Hi there, I wanted to contribute with some of my own DIY handy work once I found this forum section and its invitation to do just that! Well, I’m sure that my design ideas will not please everybody and most likely raise eyebrows as well, but never the less I like very much to think out of the...
  16. An Introduction & 'Hearing Music The Way The Artist(s) Intended It To Be Heard'

    New Member Introductions
    Greetings from New Zealand I’m a self proclaimed audiophile for most of my life now; first way back in Germany were I come from, and later here in NZ were I Immigrated too. I thing my love to music came from a time around the early 70th when life concerts were the norm and the fact that I...
  17. SAVR Music Library Windows 10

    Computers | HTPC | Media Servers
    This is well over a year since the last post on the SAVR/Music Library topic, but I thought this might help out. I have just upgraded my controlling PC to an Intel I5 with 4Gb RAM and 64 bit Windows 10. The new PC, as did the old one, came with a serial port to control the SAVR box and the...
  18. Sub for music

    Home Audio Subwoofers
    Hi All, I am looking for a new sub-woofer to replace my now defective ACI Titan which I built from a kit many years ago. I am looking for a music solution first and listen at low to moderate levels. My room is 12 x 20 and my mains are NHT Classic 3’s. I was thinking about these three: PSA...
  19. Piped Music in Public Places

    System Setup and Connection
    Good Day, Music Lovers! As one who listens attentively to music, I find that piped music in almost every conceivable public urban location is not only annoying, but also offensive. As with all art forms, music is a very personal thing - for someone else to decide what I should be listening to...
  20. First reflection points for HT, and Music

    Home Theater Design and Construction
    I just found this article that explains what I have always believed was true... A music room and a HT both need first reflection treatments. It is a good read for anyone that wants to know more about room treatments. There are quite a few books out there too, if you would like to read up on the...