Category: Reviews

Music Monday: Jose James-“The Dreamer-10th Anniversary Edition”

I feel like Vocal Jazz is in a new Golden Age, where artists have escaped the monotony of imitation and forged new paths for an old art form.  Jose James’ “The Dreamer” released in 2007, was

KZ ZST & ZSR IEMS…Real Good Sound, Real Cheap!

As an unabashed audio junkie, I’m always in online audiophile groups chatting about the next big audio thing. As I surfed, I began to hear more and more about IEMs from a Chinese company called

Zorloo ZuperDAC-S Review

The ZuperDAC-S, currently available for pre-order on the Zorloo website for $69, is a follow-up to Zorloo’s original ZuperDAC, which was a portable DAC/AMP with a USB Stick form factor similar to AudioQuest’s Dragonfly Black.

Music Monday: Great Music for Headphones Part 2

Last week I shared some albums I thought sounded really good while listening with some nice headphones. Today i’m sharing another playlist with some new and old songs i’m really digging during my headphone testing

Music You Need To Hear: Tigran Hamasyan-“For Gyumri”

Pianist and composer Tigran Hamasyan’s “For Gyumri”, his third recording on Nonesuch Records, is what I would call short and sweet. At only 5 tracks, it is technically an EP, but the combination of atmospheric

Hi-Fi Deals: Get These Celebrated Budget Audiophile Cans for Only $50! (That’s $20 off)

Long considered by Headphone enthusiasts as one of the best headphones under $100, Newegg is selling the Philips SHP9500S Over-Ear Headphone for only $49.99 from now until the end of tomorrow! That is $20 off the

Music You Need To Hear: Melody Gardot-“Live In Europe”

In this edition of “Music You Need To Hear”, my weekly post where I point out a standout new release, i’m featuring Melody Gardot’s “Live In Europe”. I’m a big fan of Gardot’s music, since

Music Monday: Mark Wade Trio-“Moving Day”

Every Monday I like to recommend some great sounding, as in well recorded, music as part of the “Music Monday” feature, and this week i’m recommending this funky Jazz album from the Mark Wade Trio