I love languages, cultures, and gadgetry. Musical enjoyment always comes before specs.
Southern California
Arabic language, Middle Eastern Studies, International Relations, Market Trends, Fitness, Mechanical Watches, Fountain Pens, Perfumery, etc etc etc
Headphone Inventory
Current Headphones/Earphones:

Home and Main Use Headphones:

Bose QuietComfort 35

Sennheiser HD6XX (Massdrop edition HD650)

Earphones and Miscellaneous Headphones

Mee Audio M6 Pro

Panasonic RP-HT21 on-ear portable headphones

SmartOmi Motto Bluetooth ANC earphones (review sample)

SmartOmi WIT Bluetooth Workout earphones (review sample)

Taotronics Bluetooth Earphones


Beyerdynamic DT150 Pro 250

Bowers and Wilkins P7

Philips Fidelio X1

Sennheiser HD800

Sennheiser HD800S

Sony MDR-1R

V-Moda XS

Meridian Audio Director USB DAC

Previously owned:

AKG K240 MKII 55 ohm

AKG K612 Pro

AKG K702 65th Anniversary Edition

AKG Q701 by Quincy Jones

AKG K7XX Massdrop Edition

AKG K712 Pro (Austrian-made)

AudioQuest Nighthawk

Audio-Technica ATH-M50

Beyerdynamic Custom One Pro

Beyerdynamic DT770 Pro 80 ohms

Beyerdynamic DT880 Pro 250 ohms

Beyerdynamic DT990 Pro 250 ohms

Beyerdynamic DT1990 Pro

Bose QC15

Incipio F38

Logitech Ultimate Ears UE6000

MB Quart QP220

Sennheiser HD380 Pro

Sennheiser HD545 Reference

Sennheiser HD580

Sennheiser HD650

Sennheiser Momentum On Ear

Sennheiser Momentum (over ear-black)

Sennheiser Momentum 2.0

Sony MDR-XB500

Sony MDR-10R

V-Moda Crossfade LP
Headphone Amp Inventory
Current setup: Late 2011 MacBook Pro 13" S/PDIF-out > Chord Mojo > Schiit Lyr 2 > Headphones

Schiit Audio Lyr 2 Hybrid Headphone Amplifier

FiiO E11
Source Inventory
2011 MacBook Pro 13"

iPhone 7

Chord Electronics Mojo DAC/Portable Headphone Amplifier
Cable Inventory
Schiit Audio PYST 6" Interconnect RCA cables
Power-Related Components
Schiit Wyrd USB Decrapifier
Audio-Related Tweaks
Tubes used with Lyr 2: General Electric 6DJ8 Red Label
Music Preferences
Pretty much every genre except for punk, screamo, hardcore,
iPhone 7, Sony NEX-3N Mirrorless Interchangeable Lens Camera, Seiko SKX009 Dive Watch, Seiko SARB035 Dress Watch, and my gel pens.
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