News & Reviews

Mystery Surrounds New Headphone brand

Mystery surrounds the launch of a new range of headphones from an Optoma owned Company.According to Sophie Muir an Account Manager at the Red Agency the new headphones will “shortly be sold at both JB Hi Fi and Harvey Norman” however she was unable to identify the distributor who will be supplying the two mass retailers.Instead she recommended that consumers interested in the new headphone brand go to “eBay” to purchase their NuForce headphones.Ambertech who have been the distributor for...

Inside Grado Labs: A legacy of hand-built headphones

Grado Labs is a special place.That sounds hyperbolic, but allow me to explain. Behind a graffiti-covered Brooklyn facade, there's a small factory where the family's namesake headphones and turntable cartridges are assembled. When you step inside the door off of Seventh Avenue into what used to be the family's fruit market and home, a history lesson awaits. And it's not just about this particular company, but of the audio industry as a whole. It just happens to be told through the lens of one...

The pricey PS2000e are Grado's first new flagship headphones in over a decade

Grado Labs, the family-owned headphone manufacturer out of Brooklyn, NY, recently released its first new flagship pair of headphones in over a decade, the PS2000e, which just happen to be the fanciest pair of cans the company has ever built.According to Grado, the PS2000e were in development for over two years, drawing upon the company’s 64 years of experience in the audio field. In those two years of development, the company perfected a brand-new, proprietary driver design for the PS2000e,...

How to choose a Headphone for DJ?

If you have ever worked in a music studio or as a mobile DJ, then you know the impact of premium and durable equipment on your music. Being a DJ is not easy. Being exposed to the wide-ranged competition and a hype-hungry audience requires the high level of expertise and experience as well. Using the right gear is one of the top most important topics for a DJ as a DJ needs to highly dependent on those. Other then Decks, Mixers, and Pads, Headphone is same important gear.  Role of a Headphone...