“ Prologue: Hello everyone, here is a review of a new competitor on the market of high end custom headphones! The recently established "company" Martin Custom Audio ran by the one and only, you guessed it, Martin! You may have followed some of his other projects here on head-fi, building suspiciously good looking bits and pieces for grado headphones out of wood. Now he considered to share...” --VictorHalgaard
“ Presentation: Upon initial receipt of these headphones, you immediately feel as though Marty has made them especially for you – because he did. Marty of Martin Custom Audio does do lines of headphone modifications, but in small quantities and your item, such as this pair of SR-325i Grados is just that – custom and features a serial number. In the case of this particular...” --wje
“So, first of all you might be wondering why even bother reviewing a headphone that nobody knows about, has ever heard of, and most likely will never own or see in real life? Simply put, I think that this headphone deserves it. There are many of the 70's Pioneer clones, so it's good to give people an idea about them if there is any interest. Pros: - Aesthetics and construction are...” --GREQ
Black Pearl is a project introduced after three years of the Moonlight's evolution. Its intention was to create a headphone amplifier with at least equal sound quality followed by much higher output power, enabling the amplifier to work well also with hard to drive high impedance dynamic and orthodynamic headphones. Besides higher power the Black Pearl has got another advantage over...