Head-Fi Meets Shanghai (November 3-4, 2018)
Join Head-Fi at the Shanghai Marriott Hotel City Centre in Downtown Shanghai November 3-4, 2018 for the first ever CanJam Shanghai. Get all the details here, and we'll see you in Shanghai.
Upcoming Meet: Houston, TX (October 20, 2018)
Calling all Houston Head-Fi'ers. There's a meet this weekend at the Looscan Public Library, and you're invited to attend. There will be a wide range of gear to try. Stop by the thread to get details.
Schiit Happened: Class A. Ish.
Schiit Audio's @Jason Stoddard is back with another new chapter of the ongoing Schiit Happened story. In 2018 Chapter 11, Jason discusses the development of their new Aegir power amp. Read it here.
Audirect Beam Review by ngoshawk
@ngoshawk calls the Audirect Beam "an eminently portable, versatile DAC/AMP, which easily hooks to any device I threw its way." Read about its "positive influence on your smartphone" in his review.
CanJam @ RMAF 2018 Impressions by HeadphoneAddict
Head-Fi'er @HeadphoneAddict posted his impressions from CanJam @ RMAF 2018, and recounted his time at HiFiMAN's tables. Read his complete thoughts, including impressions of other gear, in the thread.
Save on ADEL Modules at Empire Ears
Empire Ears is running a sale on their remaining inventory of ADEL B1, G1, and MAM modules. If you're looking to pick up some more now is your chance to get them at half price. Click here for details.
FLC Technology FLC 8N Review by Zelda
The FLC Technology FLC 8N is an IEM that can be voiced to taste, and @Zelda recently reviewed it, saying "the FLC 8n is a great all-rounder earphone with the excellent tuning system." Read it here.
USB Disruptor Loaner Program Now Available at TTVJ Audio
TTVJ Audio recently started a new loaner program for the USB Disruptor. "We want to give you a chance to try it in your own system so you can hear for yourself." Find out more in this thread.
Upcoming Meet: Westborough, MA (November 18, 2018)
If you'll be near Boston on Nov 18th, make plans to stop by a local Head-Fi meet in Westborough, MA. Audition gear from Audeze, Empire Ears, Schiit Audio, and check out rigs with fellow Head-Fi'ers.
Radsone EarStudio ES100 Review by B9Scrambler
"If you're a fan of high quality, portable audio and have been holding off on getting into wireless [...], you're safe to dive in with the ES100." Check out @B9Scrambler's ES100 review here.
Meze Audio Empyrean Measurements
We posted our measurements of the Meze Audio Empyrean (Meze's new flagship planar magnetic headphone), with frequency response and THD comparisons to Sennheiser's HD800 & HD800S (as common references)
FitEar To Go! Parterre Review by vanguard465
Head-Fi'er @vanguard465 says, "the Parterre is one of my favorites due to its warm and welcoming signature to listeners, with enough ease just for casual listening and for orchestral type of music."
CanJam @ RMAF 2018 Impressions by HONEYBOY
Head-Fi'er @HONEYBOY has shared his impressions from CanJam @ RMAF 2018, touching on headphones from Campfire Audio, Sony, ZMFheadphones, and more. Visit the impressions thread to read his thoughts.
V-MODA Crossfade 2 Wireless Codex Edition Review by AnakChan
Anyone curious about how the Codex Edition stacks up against the original V-MODA Crossfade 2 Wireless will want to stop by @AnakChan's review. Click here to read his thoughts and comparisons.
The Manley Labs Absolute Headphone Amplifier Now Available at TTVJ Audio
TTVJ Audio just announced that the Manley Labs Absolute Headphone Amplifier is now available from their store, and special pricing is available for a short time. Stop by their thread to find out more.
Campfire Audio Atlas Review by Kervsky
Head-Fi'er @Kervsky says the Campfire Audio Atlas is "quite amazing and behind the scenes I've always thought that it sounded like good table speakers were plugged into my ears." Read his review here.
Interviewed By Darko.Audio About Measurements & More
John Darko is one of my favorite audio writers/reviewers, and someone I run into all over the world. At RMAF last week he asked to interview me--we talked about measurements, CanJam, Japan, and more.
Sony IER-M9 Review by Kygreying
Head-Fi'er @Kygreying writes, "the M9 can be described to be slightly warm, with a bass boost and some treble shine." "There is little to complain about for this remarkable IEM." Read the review here.