Yamaha’s EAD10 drum module is an innovative piece of tech that offers a whole new sound for your acoustic drum kit, allowing you to imitate your heroes and play with digital effects or compression, all without costly studio gear.
In our Fret Zealot hands-on review we investigate one of the most interesting pieces of technology to hit guitar education in decades, an LED system that finally brings visual learning to the instrument.
Our 808 Audio Hex Encore review digs into the portable party system which boasts a built-in light show and PA, along with pulsating visuals to your music, and 50 hours of battery life for karaoke with friends till dawn.
It's easy to miss Sony's beautiful Glass Sound Speaker, because it looks more like a space-age candle lamp than a speaker, but there's no mistaking the crisp 360-degree audio. We've been listening to it.
Yamaha’s latest musical innovation comes in the form of its new TransAcoustic guitar line, which allows you to add real-time reverb and chorus effects anytime, anywhere -- without plugging into an amp.
Two years and one lawsuit into its wireless hi-fi market battle with Sonos, Japanese audio giant Denon is proving itself to be tenacious, adding new features like Bluetooth and hi-res audio and several new devices to its HEOS product line. But is it enough to unseat Sonos from its perch as the king of wireless audio?
Marantz 'Legendary' reference series hardware is more than a decade old, but in the new Premium 10 Series hardware, it has a spiritual successor that boasts the same attention to detail when it comes to the sound, but with a modern, miniaturized design. We've listened to it.
Forget about the endless, and disappointing, Star Wars merchandise that arrived with The Force Awakens, these awesome Bluetooth speakers are something else. Beautifully made, and with startling attention to detail, they're what every collector will want.
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Sony unveils its flagship portable hi-res audio player the NW-ZX2, which boasts an intuitive Android-based operating system, several proprietary technologies, and a boatload of premium audio components in a hefty little package.
Ok, Apple gets it, you hate the new U2 album. But is deleting it from iTunes enough? In this hilarious new video from Team Coco, ungrateful iTunes users demand restitution beyond the removal of the free album from their phone.
Bose has churned out a few new pieces in its Soundlink line of Bluetooth gear, including the new Soundlink Color Bluetooth speaker, and the new Soundlink on-ear headphones. Both new pieces will be available this month.
A report from 9to5Mac in June revealed specs for manufacturers for the design of two new Lightning-connected headphone models. The plan raises more questions than answers as users eye their headphones' 3.5mm jacks with suspicion ahead of the iPhone 6 launch tomorrow.
Bose takes a gamble and replaces its extremely popular QC15 with an all new model. The upgraded design has a new look, and promises better performance across the board, including better sound and noise-canceling than its stalwart predecessor.
Blue Microphones’ latest effort takes the best of its Spark condenser mic into the fast lane of mobile versatility, adding both Lightning and USB connectivity, and an easy-to-use onboard control system for all of your on-the-go recording needs.
The TuneIn app has reinvented itself as a social network for radio listeners, in an effort to compete with streaming music apps such as Spotify. The latest version makes finding new content easier, and adds the option to share your finds with friends.
We put Rdio's new ad-free personalized radio app to see how it stacks up against the likes of Pandora and Spotify. As it turns out, this late bloomer on the streaming music scene brings it own unique perks.
The AK100 is a first-effort HD player from iriver, and it feels like one. If premium sound is your guiding priority, and you have the cash, this digital music player may be worth taking a chance on, quirks and all.
Not all digital guitars are game controllers. Gibson’s Firebird X is a real guitar with a chameleon-like ability to drastically alter its sound with digital effects, and even automatically tune itself with the flick of a string.