Music Sunday – PREP and the Secret Pleasure from the Cheapest Flight

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  The most expensive is not guaranteed to be the best, and the cheapest does not mean it is the worst.  Instead, it is all based on how the mind observes it.  So when we observed Cheapest Flight by the London based PREP, we know we have found a gem. […]

Crossfade 2 Wireless: V-Moda’s Crown Jewel

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Building on V-MODA’s already solid reputation of creating quality products for DJ’s and producers, the Crossfade 2 Wireless is the new flagship of V-MODA’s headphone line. V-MODA headphones, while they may be a niche brand to some, are the holy grail of the bedroom DJ/producer world. The amount of respect […]

Music Sunday – Pigeons Playing Ping Pong and the Funk

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There is a movement going on in the US and around the world, especially noticeable if you browse Youtube for music.  Some call it “chillhop,” I call it “meditative chill music.”  Another word to loosely categorize these downbeat, somewhat jazzy, electronic tunes is Vaporwave.  They are meditative, because like meditation, they […]

Touché: A New Way To Play

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The Touché midi controller uses touch sensitivity to blur the lines between musical instruments and a musical accessories. The welcome press of a piano key has long been a missing component, and link between midi controllers themselves and traditional instruments. Now Expressive E aims to further fill that void by […]

Music Sunday – Engelwood’s Hotel Wood

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Some may disagree, but the Internet is truly a wonderful place.  If humanity wanted itself to drift apart from each other, it would not have created the Internet.  So we know humanity is coming together and the things created from this giant melting pot are beautiful.  Today we feature Engelwood (Engelwood Facebook). […]

Morph: Nature’s Acoustics

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Taking a very minimalist approach to sound amplification, the Morph team and their acoustic wooden speakers add a more “natural”, and wire-free surround sound to your favorite spaces. These speakers are made from 100% reclaimed wood, giving depth and volume to your iPhone, or any slim android device housing a base speaker vent […]

The Beoplay P2: Elegant, Affordable, Button-Free

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Self-expression is the art of bringing internalized thoughts from your mind to the realm of reality – creating a look and feel that’s not always unique, but is certainty your own. How others interpret what we wish to convey on the other hand, might be a different story – take the Danish […]

Grado: 64 Years of Quality

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There’s something admirable about companies that pioneer change; trend setters carrying the weight of worldwide acclaim in their respective medium. Disney shaped cartoons into works of art — as did Nintendo with modern video games in the late 80’s; yet in a much smaller market around 1989 you could say that […]

The Quintessential Multi-Room Party Speaker

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In spite of the condensed super cluster that is the headphone market, you might have seen quite a few heads wearing a pair of logo-less headphones in a variety of solid colors. If that image rings a bell, what you saw was likely a model and coloration of the ever-popular Urbanears […]

Global Update : A View From NASA’s Suomi Satellite

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For the first time in five years, NASA has released a map of the Earth at night. Using the powerful Suomi NPP satellite and some complex computer algorithms, here we have a public view of our planet for the first time in five years, from the distant, celestial night. The […]

iSine10 by Audeze: A Step In The Right Direction

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It’s clear that the headphone market won’t be seeing any shortage of earbuds in the foreseeable future. That being said, an oversaturated market is far from a bad thing; in fact, it paves a road for change. In this case it seems the iSine10 by Audeze are an obscure hint […]