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I live in an apartment and it is horrible. This guy plays this stuff 24/7, stopping for maybe 3 hours on a good day. It is ALWAYS going at one level or another so that it dominates every other sound in your perception. The landlord thinks it's no big deal and the police can't do anything because it's not heard 50 feet away but I hear it all over the house, from the kitchen to the living room to the bathroom to the bedroom where it vibrates up through my pillow. They don't understand how tormenting it can be when it never stops or they don't care. I seriously do need prayer. I've had no luck finding another place and my health issues and fixed income make it especially difficult. I need to know if this software combined with a mic will measure the low frequencies he puts out. It's not that low but most mics won't pick it up or it just sounds like regular ambient noise. I need to measure it with witnesses to do a lease enforcement. If it were 'loud' I could just use a regular video camera or recorder but not with this. Please, any advice is appreciated. Thank you.

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Hi, sorry to hear what happening to you at this moment. If you have smart phone or tablet you might be able to get free app to measure the noise's decibel. Such as with iphone or ipad, I use free app Decibel 10th.
 

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As I understand it, you're talking about deep bass frequencies which are transmitted through the building structure rather than the air.
This being the case I don't think any measuring device other than a specialist unit would be capable of measuring frequencies that low. I use Decibel10th myself for quick measures and I don't think it picks up that type of bass.
Maybe you need to consult a specialist company for help.
All the effective measures that I know require the guy producing the noise to cooperate, e.g. by installing bass traps.
 

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Sounds crazy but try a memory foam pillow - I have one (Tempur) and it's very heavy and the foam is pretty solid so it may block the vibration a bit.
 
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