Direct Sound Blog

Direct Sound Announces Appointment of Danielle Leopardi As COO

Direct Sound (AES Booth 1002), the leader in professional-quality isolation headphones and wireless technologies for recording and live performance has announced the appointment of Danielle Leopardi as Chief Operating Officer. The announcement reflects the company’s widening market focus, marked by…
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A Closed Case: Why Open-Back Headphones Are Inferior

Headphones come in all shapes, sizes and styles. In previous blog posts, we’ve talked about the differences between Isolation (Passive) and Noise-Canceling (Active) headphones. In this blog post, we’ll look at another set of criteria to consider — Closed-Back versus Open-Back. Both…
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Direct Sound Artist Profile: Ed Roscetti

We recently had the chance to sit down with Los Angeles-based drummer, percussionist, educator and composer Ed Roscetti. Ed has performed, produced and composed for numerous records, TV shows and films such as Saturday Night Live, The 60s, The Secret, The…
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Three Reasons Why You Should Change Your Nighttime Routine

What Musicians Should Really be Doing at Night A word of warning: The suggestions in this article might run counter to some fundamental and even beloved aspects of your routine as a musician. There’s plenty of science supporting the value…
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The Best Headphones for Travel

Choosing the right pair of headphones can make a world of difference when it comes to dealing with stress when you travel. That’s because one of the most common complaints travelers have is noise, from the crying baby in the row behind…
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