Author: Paul Cash

I'm an audio writer who started as a young audio salesman/consumer electronics professional back in the late 90s. That's where I discovered the magic of 2-Channel sound. My hunger for great sound has led me on a delightful music quest that continues today.

SOUNDPEATS Opera 05 Review: Cutting Edge Wireless Earbuds With Hi-Res Audio

SOUNDPEATS Opera 05 Review: Are they your ideal wireless headphones? Read our review of this cutting-edge earbud model to find out! For quite some time now, SOUNDPEATS has made a name for itself by putting

Auris bluMe Pro Review: This Bluetooth Receiver DAC Is An Excellent Value!

Auris bluMe Pro Review: This Bluetooth Receiver/DAC is a great value for anyone looking to add wireless audio streaming to their stereo system. It’s especially a good option for those in rural areas that can’t

Vigilant Audio SwitchOne Review: Small Speaker, Big Sound!

Vigilant Audio SwitchOne Review: The SwitchOne is small enough to fit anywhere but powerful enough to fill large rooms. Find out more in our Vigilant Audio SwitchOne Review! When looking at powered bookshelf speakers, especially

Meze Audio 109 PRO Review: Best Headphone Under $1000?

It’s hard to believe that Meze Audio has just released its first Dynamic Open-Back cans, but here they are. Dubbed the Meze Audio 109 PRO ($799), they are stunning, crafted from a carefully curated combination of materials.

10 Best Wired Headphones For Audiophiles On A Budget (2022)

With so many wired headphones out there, it can be hard to know where to start. So we’ve narrowed it down to the top ten on the market! Back in the day, people laughed at

New Music Friday-October 28th, 2022: 10 Albums You Need To Hear This Weekend (Feat. Honey Harper)

Check Out This Week’s Best Sounding New Music Releases! New Music Friday is back for October 28th, 2020! We’ve got 10 albums you need to hear this weekend. New Music from Honey Harper & The

SIVGA Oriole Review: Audiophile Headphone Features, Specifications, Price

SIVGA Oriole Review: Sivga is known for making beautiful wood headphones (like the SV023 we just reviewed). The new Sivga Oriole Headphones ($199) I’m reviewing today have meticulously crafted earcups made from lacquered Rosewood. Those earcups enclose

5 Best Stereo Amplifiers Under $2000! (Fall 2022)

The right amplifier will give you the most accurate sound possible so you can enjoy all your music in its fullest form. We’ve compiled a list of the top 5 amps for under $2000. We

SoundPEATS Air 3 Deluxe Review: A Quality AirPods Alternative For $50!

TL;DR SoundPEATS Air 3 Deluxe Review: If you want an affordable AirPods Alternative or don’t want earbuds you have to shove in your ears, then the Air 3 Deluxe should be on your shortlist. They

Fiio M11 Plus (ESS) Review: Is This The Best Hi-Res Digital Audio Player Under 1K?

TL;DR The Fiio M11 Plus (ESS) is a great-looking and excellent-sounding player, only let down by some (minor) usability issues like slow music loading and the complexity of the settings menus. However, it also has

Best HIFIMAN Headphones For Audiophiles On A Budget! (2022)

HIFIMAN Electronics and their brilliant founder Dr. Fang have been making stellar Planar headphones since the early 2000s. Since then, they have continued to innovate and improve their products over time and offer great value

#NewMusicFriday September 23rd, 2022: 10 Albums You Need To Hear This Weekend! (Feat. Chick Corea)

Check Out This Week’s Best Sounding New Music Releases! Every #NewMusicFriday, we pick a bunch of the best-sounding new albums so you can get your audiophile music fix!… As usual, it’s a very eclectic mix (Albums