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Do you trust your ears more than measurements?
Thanks for your kindness ... I just want to precise that i am fooled by the usual biases as anyone is...But in a bit less powerful way than for most people...😊 Because i picked a set of new biases more powerful than the traditional one in audio ... 
Do you trust your ears more than measurements?
Oups!😊 I just get it... I am not very good at catching humor in english,... I apologize... I wish you the best and i hope you will forgive my lack of humor and lack of understanding... 😁 @mahgister that’s called a “joke”. equality of wome... 
Do you trust your ears more than measurements?
Please read what i wrote or learn how to read... I am not "more evolved" as you just suggested , i said we must learn how to hear with acoustics studies...Then the look of the gear and their price will no more be a so powerful magnet for our igno... 
Do you trust your ears more than measurements?
Confirmation and falsification of biases dont have the same impact on everyone... A modern man dont think that black cat can give him black death... Myself i dont buy costly high end gear, then i cannot suffer as much from this bias which induce... 
OCD mickey website and negativity.
oups! I am not so sure his videos will interest me after reading this... I trust hilde45... Then i will not investigate mike youtube... Time is precious...   hilde45 You’ll definitely want to watch the recent one where he "baits" people on... 
Sound and Music
The music of sound spoke well to me for few years. Now  the sound of music  is my favorite thing also...😊  
OCD mickey website and negativity.
The difference is that you hear the grasshooper or not.... But hearing the listener envelopment acoustic factor (LV)  in a room  with a balanced auditory source width (ASW) must be experimented and learned one step at a time. Because it is relate... 
Yes, cables do make a difference -- regardless of price...
You cannot buy a 1000 bucks cable for a 1000 bucks system value...it will be non sensical waste... 😁 Calling a 1000 bucks system value if not trash, low-fi gear, based on price tag is complete ignorance of acoustics and more... We all have budge... 
OCD mickey website and negativity.
I dont need and dont listen to many reviewers... I dont buy and dont need to... 😊 But i like the answers of Mikepowellaudio here... I will keep his youtube as an interesting listening. I like sincerity frankness and opinions which may differ fro... 
OCD mickey website and negativity.
All reviewers focus on their favorite gear pieces... All reviewers differ in their ultimate choices... For me, basic synergy between gear pieces first, then electrical,mechanical and acoustical installation, implementation, optimization, modific... 
Jazz for aficionados
She just died and i did not know her at all ... Interesting voice... https://www.nytimes.com/2024/01/12/arts/music/jay-clayton-dead.html      
Absorbing traffic noise with Helmholtz resonators (video)
Now imagine many tubes bottles ( 100 ) ,with various neck volume and lenght, from 8 foot to few inches, all tuned and located on the right spot (some near the speakers woofer or tweeter others beside or near me and some near wall reflecting locati... 
Do you trust your ears more than measurements?
Great post with which i concur... Thanks...     A lot of good answers here. I've been working with measuring and listening for the last week, listening and noticing what I don't like, and then trying to understand how to fix it. Measurements h... 
OCD mickey website and negativity.
I am more attracted by the purely human side of the reviewers... Or pure scientific acoustics video as those of dr. Choueiri or Toole etc .... The audio side of these video annoy me generally because i dont need anything really more than what i ... 
Experiencing music with our entire body not just our ears.
I am surprized that nobody dare to comment about this marvelous video here... Are they all occupied by upgrading their gear with a new cable ? 😊