Do you suffer from the low-end blues? The symptoms include instruments lacking clarity, vocals lacking distinction, and a general feeling that “something’s rotten in the state of Denmark.” You’ve never been diagnosed with it until today. Time to determine the source of the condition and prescribe a cure.
Consulting with churches on their audio quality, I’ve found a handful of common problems and the most common is excessive low-end frequencies in the mix. It’s the result of many factors, three of which are outlined below.
Three Reason for the Low-End Blues
1. Poor bass definition
I didn’t say “Poor Bass EQ” because the blame doesn’t fall entirely on the sound tech. [click to continue »]