Welcome to the GTR Direct Blog, your go-to hub for all things audio and stage lighting! Whether you're a budding DJ, a seasoned pro, or just passionate about top-quality sound and lighting equipment, our blog offers a wealth of insights and tips. Dive into our expertly crafted guides and discussions with GTR Direct's insider knowledge!
February 6, 2024
Split view of QuickSmart App on a tablet, leaning Everse 12 speaker, and built-in control and connection hub from behind.

How to build battery powered speaker

The shift towards battery-powered speakers marks a significant advancement for DJs, musicians, and all types of outdoor performers. There are so many unique benefits in opting for battery-powered speakers, such as the EVERSE 12, for its portability, durability, and superior sound quality.
January 13, 2023
Illustration of 2-way system speakers and 3-way system speakers on a blue background and lines pointing on different components with detaails.

How do speakers work?

Do you know how speakers transform electrical signals into the rich tapestry of sound? I didn't either! In this post I'm sharing what Iv'e learned about tweeters, woofers, subwoofers, and understand the intricacies of 2-way systems like the QSC KW152 and 3-way systems.
December 14, 2022
A professional studio microphone with a shock mount and pop filter, prominently positioned in the foreground, with a blurred background featuring a recording studio. The studio is warmly lit with an ambient glow and bokeh effect, highlighting an audio mixing console, monitors, and other recording equipment in a serene setting, suggesting a focus on high-quality sound recording or broadcasting.

What is a condenser microphone?

Condenser vs dynamic, what is the difference? Today, I'm exploring the unique features of condenser mics, including their capacitor-based design and requirement for phantom power, and how they contrast dynamic microphones.