Are Reconstruction Filters Audible? (Part 3)

I previously talked about filters and the new headphone rig I put together after taking a long break from audio as a hobby. Now I'm going to talk about the bizarre series of events that made me a believer in the negative effects of linear-phase filters. Like a lot of…

Are Reconstruction Filters Audible?

(Mytek's Brooklyn DAC+) Based on what we currently know about how the ear works, they shouldn't be. But they are. What the heck? This is a contentious topic. Audio -- and we're usually talking about music played through headphones or a home stereo -- is very subjective and tends to…