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Re: OT: Hey Loopers< MF is blowing out Mackie SRM 350 p.a.portable PA speakers
Totally! :) Running a bit slow lately.
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> so you missed the Dalek Shampoo reference?
> Krispen Hartung wrote:
>> I bet if you did a blind A/B/C test with Mackie's, JBLs, and the RCF,
>> with 10 different musicians, you'd get a different response from all of
>> them, not just in terms of their favorite speakers, but the nuances of
>> each. So, I'd support whoever said early that it is basically personal
>> preference and each to his own. The responses on this list basically
>> prove the point, given preferences. It may be that one speakers
>> a particular frequency or another, goes higher, goes lower, sound
>> "smoother", sounds better with this instrument vs. that one...but most
>> that is subjective in light of what is "better". I bought the RCFs
>> because I had the cash and I hear good things about them. But I've
>> through JBLs and Mackies, and I can get the sound I want out of all of
>> them - mainly because I have not narrowed the criteria for "my sound"
>> down to a gnat's ass such that only one particular brand of speakers
>> satisfies me. What a miserable box to paint myself in, if I had done
>> that. I would be a realy sore ass for any sound guy who didn't bring my
>> favorite speakers. If I were that picky about the particular sounds
>> a PA, I'd be constantly frustrated whenever I played and I had no
>> over the house PA, the PA of the outfit running sound, etc. I have
>> to mellow out a bit in terms and not be such a premadonna about a sound
>> systems. Basically, if they are by one of those 3 or 4 top brands, and
>> stereo, I'm happy. I can tweak my EQ in my compter or on the board if
>> think things are that out of whack...but they never are for me with
>> top brands.