Matt Hallowes

Matt Hallowes

Matt has worked as a sound engineer and tour manager since 2003. His work as a sound engineer includes both live production and venue installations. With a passion for the industry, Matt shares his knowledge and expertise with us.

Raycon Wireless Earbuds Review - Outeraudio

Raycon Wireless Earbuds Review

Thanks to Apple’s Airpods, wireless earbuds have become increasingly popular. There are a ton of new earbud brands and products flooding the market, especially on the budget end. One of those brands is Raycon. You might have seen your favorite...

Tribit StormBox Review - Outeraudio

Tribit StormBox Review

The Bottom LineI’m always impressed when a new, more affordable brand can compete with the big boys. I feel the Tribit StormBox has certainly managed this feat. The StormBox offers much of the same features as its premium counterparts like the...

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What is Frequency Response?

If you’ve ever purchased a pair of speakers, headphones or even earbuds, you will have noticed there is a frequency response range noted in the description or specification sheet. Some manufacturers even boast about the frequency response range of...

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The 10 Best Over-Ear Headphones

Over-ear headphones are considered the more comfortable fit of all headphone designs. The reason for this is because no part of the headphone is resting on the ear, reducing any pressure or heat from the headphone ear cups. In this article, we look...

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The Best Studio Monitors

Looking for the best studio monitors can be a daunting task. There are so many makes and models. It’s hard to know which studio monitors are right for you. Furthermore, some monitors have features like room correction, high-pass or low-pass...

Best Patio Speakers

The Best Patio Outdoor Speakers

One of my favorite DIY projects is installing a new sound system. You’ve conquered the indoors and now it’s time to find the best patio outdoor speakers. Whether it’s for your outdoor TV or just a bit of background music while you’re chilling...

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The 10 Best Powered Speakers

Nothing beats the convenience of powered speakers. When it comes to plug-and-play, you don’t want to be messing with amplifiers, receivers, cables, and and and! Especially when it comes to compact bookshelf speakers. You want something that’s got...

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The 10 Best Karaoke Machines

If you’re a karaoke fan or, you’re looking for a karaoke machine for the kids, then you’ve come to the right place. We’ve looked at many karaoke machines over the last few months and these are our 10 Best Karaoke Machines. Forget any other karaoke...

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The 10 Best Outdoor Rock Speakers

A party or BBQ is hardly an event without some tunes blasting out to annoy the neighbors, or at least make them want to drop by. All jokes aside, though, having a half-decent, let alone a quality sound system in your backyard, around the garden or...

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The 7 Best Waterproof Bluetooth Speakers

As people started integrating portable speakers with all aspects of their lives, the need for waterproof Bluetooth speakers quickly became apparent. Whether it is because you want to take your music camping, on your kayak, into the shower, or just...

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The 10 Best Workout Headphones

Working out while listening to music definitely helps to motivate you and pass the time quicker. Most find urban or dance music genres great to work out to, while others like a motivational audio-book or podcast. Whatever your audio preference is...

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10 Best DJ Headphones

When it comes to shopping for a DJ headphone, you need something which both sounds good and can handle being pushed to a high SPL without experiencing any breakup or distortion. In this article, we take a look at the best DJ headphones available...

Best Portable PA Systems - Outeraudio

10 Best Portable PA Systems

Do you need to be mobile and still make a noise? Don’t worry, we got you covered with this in-depth article on the best portable PA systems available. Bear in mind these portable PA system recommendations are for small gatherings of up to a couple...

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The 10 Best Headphone Amps

If you’re on the hunt for a new headphone amp, you’ve come to the right place. In this article, we take a look at the 10 best headphone amps. We break down each product and give you reasons as to why you would, and wouldn’t, want to buy it. But what...

Best Wireless Outdoor Speakers - Outeraudio

10 Best Wireless Outdoor Speakers

If you’re reading this article chances are you were looking for a “wireless outdoor speaker” of sorts. Here at Outeraudio, we’ve reviewed and looked at almost every kind of wireless speaker you can imagine, and we’ve...