TNGator wrote:Ah. Yeah I dont mind cans when recording or lets say listening to educational vids when trying to hear the effect of an EQ or compressor. But i couldnt mix with them. Id feel closed in and claustrophobic.Sam Spoons wrote:TNGator wrote:PS...forgot to mention Mike...I was avoiding using headphones to mix but then I noticed you mentioned "open cans" not closed ones. Im guessing the open cans let in a little of the room?
Open cans don't really let any room in because you are not exciting the room but they do sound more natural.
Nobody is suggesting you mix exclusively on cans, just that you can use them to check the bass.