ASC Ships Ocean Container to Europe!

Once again, our European dealer of ASC products will be receiving a large shipment of TubeTraps and assorted ASC acoustic control devices.  Owner Alan Grindheim has been working closely with a number of HiFi enthusiasts to carefully tune the sound of their rooms over the past many months. When the demand reached critical mass, the container was called in and the ASC shop loaded it up.

ASC TubeTraps: Stereophile Recommended Components 2021!

Acoustic Sciences Corporation is proud to announce another year of inclusion in Stereophile magazine's "Recommended Components 2021 Edition: Room Acoustics Treatment."

Please check out the entire list below, and support all the companies that help you enjoy your music.

Congrats, Dr. Vibb, on Grammy number 7!

Acoustic Sciences Corporation is proud to congratulate multiple Grammy Award winner and AttackWall user Brian "Dr. Vibb" Vibberts on his 7th win!

Our old buddy mixed the winner for Best Jazz Instrumental Album: "Trilogy 2", by Christian McBride, Brian Blade and (the late) Chick Corea.

Keep on rockin, Brian!

Rest In Peace: Bruce Swedien 1934-2020

Acoustic Sciences Corporation Ships Yet Another Ocean Container to Vietnam

Update: October 23rd, 2020

Acoustic Sciences Corporation – manufacturer of the iconic TubeTrap – recently completed and shipped another container load of high end acoustics, our main distributor in southeast Asia and #1 international dealer: Nguyen Dung Electronic of Vietnam.

Congrats, Art! US Patent Granted for Isothermal TubeTrap!

Acoustic Sciences Corporation is proud to congratulate ASC's President & Founder, Arthur Noxon, PE for being granted a US Patent for his recent invention: the Isothermal TubeTrap!


Ready to use isothermally enhanced bass trapping in your listening room or home studio? Call us at 1-800-ASC-TUBE or visit the store!

IN MEMORIUM: Albert von Schweikert 1945-2020

Acoustic Sciences Corporation is saddened that loudspeaker titan Albert von Schweikert passed away on May 29th.  He will be missed by many in the audiophile community.  Our founder and CEO has a few words to say about him.


Acoustic Sciences Corporation is honored to receive the 2019 Acoustic Product of the Year Award from The Absolute Sound magazine.  Special thanks to Editor Robert Harley for his willingness to try the full-fledged system in his own listening room.  The original article written by Mr. Harley can be read at The Absolute Sound webpage by following this link.  Enjoy the blurb below!


The Who gets more TubeTraps for 2019 Tour!

Acoustic Sciences Corporation ships another small load of replacement TubeTraps to The Who for the west coast US and UK leg of their 2019 tour. Keep on rocking!

TubeTraps on Display At Rocky Mountain Audio Fest 2019

The 2019 Rocky Mountain Audio Fest (RMAF) is being held at the Gaylord Rockies resort in Aurora, Colorado.  YG Acoustics has partnered with Acoustic Sciences to help make the Homestead Room one of the premier listening demos in the entire show.

Isothermal TubeTrap Production Surpasses 1,000 Units!

We are excited to announce that Isothermal TubeTrap production has surpassed 1,000 units!

One thousand new-generation TubeTraps in approximately 200 rooms...providing listening pleasure and protection from bad room sound.  Special thanks to all of you brave enough to try out the Isothermal TubeTraps during the Beta stage... we knew you would love them!

TubeTraps Will Be Featured At California Audio Show 2019

The California Audio Show (CAS) is produced by an audiophile who shares the passion of stereophonic playback with other music lovers in the San Francisco Bay Area. High-end audio is a beautiful hobby, and as with all hobbies, there is an affordable way and then there is the extravagant approach. Hence, at the CAS, attendees will find Exhibitors showing budget equipment systems that scream value, and others with price tags that make your jaw drop.

TubeTraps Featured At Rocky Mountain Audio Fest 2018

Although Acoustic Sciences Corporation will not have a booth at the upcoming Rocky Mountain Audio Fest 2018, we will certainly be well represented. We will be sending a small fleet of our IsoThermal TubeTraps to the fest for the listening rooms of Bricasti Design and Bending Wave USA.

Unveiling Of The New MiniTrap Desktop AttackWall At ASCAP Show!

After a long time in production, Acoustic Sciences Corporation will be introducing the new Mini-Desktop AttackWall system at the ASCAP Show this May 7-9, 2018 in Hollywood, California!

ASC & Von Schweikert Audio Win Positive Feedback Audio at AXPONA 2018

Acoustic Sciences Corporation's IsoThermal TubeTraps shared the Positive Feedback Audio Oasis award at AXPONA 2018 in The Audio Company room featuring Von Schweikert Ultra 11 loudspeakers ($295,000 per pair) with VAC 450iQ power amplifiers ($120,000 per pair).

ASC Helps With Live Version of Jesus Christ Superstar!

Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert! is an upcoming live television special, scheduled to broadcast on NBC on April 1, 2018 on Easter Sunday, and Acoustic Sciences Corporation will be helping with the live sound, right on stage!

Acoustic Sciences Helping With Magnepan 30.7 Speakers

So what is a Magnepan 30.7? It is a four-panel (two panels per side), line-source, ribbon/quasi-ribbon loudspeaker system of considerable width (a little under four feet across per side!), height (about six-and-a-half feet), and just a couple of inches in depth.

How We Setup The Listening Room At Rocky Mountain Audio Fest 2017

High definition acoustic playback requires great equipment and great room acoustics. The equipment produces one kind of sound, the direct sound while the room produces another kind of sound, reflections and reverberation. These two kinds of sounds, the direct and the reflections are acoustically mixed at the listening position into one composite signal, the perceived sound of the system at the listening position.

ASC Will Be Featured At 2017 Rocky Mountain Audio Fest

The 14th Annual Rocky Mountain Audio Fest (RMAF) is the largest consumer audio and home entertainment show in the United States. Simply put: “mega stereo systems!” Denver’s own audio wonderland now features over 160 exhibit spaces representing more than 400 companies from North and South America, Europe, Australia and Asia.

Artist David Jacobs-Strain Using Our AttackWall & TubeTraps!

David Jacobs-Strain has appeared at festivals from British Columbia to Australia, including Merlefest, Telluride Blues Festival, Philadelphia Folk Festival, Hardly Strictly, Bumbershoot, and Blues to Bop in Switzerland. He’s taught at Jorma Kaukonen’s Fur Peace Ranch, and at fifteen years old was on the faculty at Centrum’s Blues and Heritage workshop.

ASC Will Be Featured At 2017 California Audio Show!

Acoustic Sciences Corporation will have our new IsoThermal TubeTrapTM products at the 7th California Audio Show 2017 going on July 28-30, 2017. If you are able to attend this show, try to make a point of hearing how our new IsoThermal TubeTraps dramatically improve the music coming out of the speakers.

Positive Feedback Award At LA Audio Show!

The new IsoThermal TubeTraps from Acoustic Sciences Corporation were in full display at the LA Audio Show 2017 Show...and we won another Positive Feedback Award!

Acoustic Sciences Corporation's IsoThermal TubeTraps shared the award in the VAC / Von Schweikert room featuring their ULTRA 11 large floorstanders,  with Shockwave V12 subwoofer. This award-winning sound could never be achieved without the IsoThermal TubeTraps.

ASC's New IsoThermal TubeTraps At Los Angeles Audio Show!

Acoustic Sciences Corporation will have their IsoThermal TubeTraps on full display at the 2017 Los Angeles Audio Show June 2nd - June 4th. This is California's premier consumer audio show!

Acoustic Sciences Corporation is just coming off the AXPONA 2017 show, where they shared the Gold Show Award for best sound, along with Von Schweikert Audio, MasterBuilt Audio, Kronos and some other very notable audio manufacturers in the industry.

ASC Helps Von Schweikert Audio Bring In The Gold At AXPONA 2017

The new IsoThermal TubeTraps from Acoustic Sciences Corporation were in full display at the AXPONA 2017 Show...and we won another Gold Award for Best Sound!

ASC Unveils IsoThermal TubeTrap at T.H.E. Show Newport

Acoustic Sciences Corporation – manufacturer of the iconic TubeTrap – recently added a new product to their expansive line of acoustic treatment products. It’s called the IsoThermal TubeTrap and they are unveiling it to the public June 3-5 at T.H.E. Show Newport in Irvine, CA.

Acoustic Sciences Corporation Ships Another Ocean Container to Vietnam

Update: August 3rd, 2016


Exclusive Interview with Mauricio Gargel

"To me, the importance of detail in music is huge and it is crucial to have an accurate room and a monitoring system that shows the absolute truth." - Mauricio Gargel

Exclusive Interview with Mic Roussos

Hailing from the beautiful island of Cyprus situated in east of the Mediterranean Sea, Mic Roussos is one of a kind. He's a man of many hats, finding work as a producer, an engineer, a multi-instrumentalist, a composer and a piano tuner. And he’s one of the nicest guys you’ll ever meet.

Art Noxon of ASC Participating in a Low Frequency in Small Rooms Panel at AES139

Low Frequency Behavior in Small High Accuracy Listening Environments

Thursday, October 29, 2:15 pm — 4:15 pm (Room 1A22)

Exclusive: Pete Townshend’s The Who Live Rig

Guitar-and-Bass Magazine's coverage of the Who's live rig, including Pete Townshend's revolutionary use of TubeTraps to control and refine his amplified sound.
Pete is one of our longest term customers and one of the first to apply our modular acoustics to the stage.

Acoustic Sciences Releases the IsoThermal TubeTrap

Finally! You can get control of the rear wall bounce!

We've added a new model to our TubeTrap line, brand new for 2015.  It’s an isothermal-class RC time constant bass trap combined with the adjustable treble diffusion of our regular TubeTrap. It delivers twice the bass absorption of an equivalent sized TubeTrap between 30 Hz and 250 Hz. That’s why the IsoThermal TubeTrap has two chrome dots along the rim instead of the traditional one dot: two dots means twice the power!

Acoustic Sciences at AES Conference 137

Acoustic Sciences will be exhibiting the AttackWall at the 137th Annual AES Conference in Los Angeles in conjunction with RSPE and TOWERSONIC.
We've arranged for you to receive a free Exhibits-Plus Badge good for the Exhibition, all Special Events, Project Studio Expo and Live Sound Expo.

Quick Sound Field and Miles Mosley

Brian Vibberts uses his portable Quick Sound Field to record Miles Mosley on a 250 year old upright bass for "What's Tracking's" 5th webisode. The Quick Sound Field provides an acoustically controlled recording space, which Brian uses for all of his recordings. In this episode of "What's Tracking," Brian uses the technique to while demonstrating various mics and filters for the show.

Espen Lind's Studio - Mix Class of 2014

The Norsk Innspillingsbyrå Studio in Oslo, Norway features a beautiful AttackWall with double Monitor Stacks for mixing and a Quick Sound Field for recording. Listed in Mix Magazine's Class of 2014, the studio is the production and mixing studio for musician/producer Espen Lind.

Panels Calm Reverb at Yoga Center

Large custom ceiling panels ordered by Goodwin's High End calm reverb at a nearby yoga center.
The center has large, hard surfaces, causing noise to build-up, which makes it difficult to practice yoga.

123 Main Street Has Brand New Sound

Luxury apartments above and a new busy restaurant below had become a noise problem. The restaurant was too noisy for patrons inside and too noisy for the neighbors overhead during busy hours. Property managers went looking for some help with restaurant acoustics and found ASC. More...

Pastor Joe Cammilleri Raves About ASC

Pastor Joe is estatic about his church's new Platform Choir Loft. It has been sixth months since construction was finished, and every time his congregation sings, Pastor Joe marvels. The former sanctuary broke all the acoustical rules for a church—high drop ceiling panels, carpeted floor etc... More...

Sam Lynn Halonen passes

Sam Lynn Halonen, a longtime friend of ASC, passed away on Christmas Day 2013 after a valiant battle with bone marrow disease. Though Sam will be greatly missed for his exuberant spirit and unconventional sense of style, his legacy lives on in the world of music production.

TubeTraps for CAS4

The 4th annual California Audio Show was a great success, showcasing the latest in high end audio. ASC handcrafted 50 "Original" TubeTraps to provide the acoustics necessary to appreciate the amazing technologies represented. ASC also provided free copies of its proprietary Acoustic Test CD, which includes the Music Articulation Test. More...

ASC TubeTraps Win The Absolute Sound's Editors Choice Award... Again.

Once again, the ASC TubeTrap is featured in The Absolute Sound's Editors Choice Awards issue. The editors and writers of The Absolute Sound handpick the audio gear they feel is "most worthy of your consideration." More...

TubeTraps for The Who's Quadrophenia Tour

Recently, we here at ASC had the amazing opportunity of working with The Who in preparation for the Quadrophenia World Tour.

ASC Builds Acoustic Panels For Falling Sky Brewery

ASC has just finished a project at Falling Sky Brewery in our hometown of Eugene, Oregon.

ASC Gives Away Four TubeTraps in's Contest

Acoustic Sciences Corporation has given away four of their world famous cylinder bass traps, the TubeTrap, in's high end audio sweepstakes. The lucky winner received four 13" TubeTraps, with an MSRP of $2168.

ASC's Art Noxon Is Guest Lecturer At Bruce Swedien Studio Workshop

Bruce Swedien mentored 9 recording engineers from all over the world, once again in his home studio in Ocala, Florida. Art Noxon, Bruce's acoustic design engineer, taught "Swedien Acoustics" to the group each morning session for the first 3 days of this 6 day session.

ASC's Quick Sound Field Provided For Yo-Yo Ma's "Goat Rodeo Sessions" Cinecast

ASC was pleased to provide a our QSF (Quick Sound Field) for the recent Cinecast of Yo-Yo Ma's live performance in Boston of his latest CD release--"The Goat Rodeo Sessions".

Custom Acoustic Soffit For Skywalker Sound

Skywalker sound asked ASC to provide them with a modified acoustic soffit to accommodate a projector they planned to install in one of their two primary Sound Design suites.

RSPE AttackWall/Focal Speakers Event

We had a great turnout at the RSPE event on June 26th. It featured Focal's SM9 speakers, and the ASC AttackWall. ASC's Art Noxon was there to show the benefits of ASC's products.