CanJam SoCal 2016

CanJam SoCal 2016: Puro is pure joy

You don’t always run across something actually relevant at an audio show, but this year’s CanJam almost saw me as a +2 — I was “this close” to bringing my 9-year-old twins along as my beasts-of-burden. It’s kind […]

CanJam SoCal 2016

CanJam SoCal 2016: A Sine of the Times for Audeze

The big news coming out of Audeze was all about Sine — their new $449 on-ear fold-flat planar magnetic headphone. Another partnership with BMWDesignWorksUSA, the Sine is a sexy little beast and incorporates Audeze’s latest thinking […]

CanJam SoCal 2016

CanJam SoCal 2016: Ultimate Ears in 3D

I want to say that the new Ultimate Ears 3D scanning procedure is “cool” or something, but after peering deep into my own ear canals and seeing what the audiologists have been seeing when they’ve […]

CanJam SoCal 2016

CanJam SoCal 2016: Noble Audio reinvents Universal

Brannan Mason, the ultra-buff co-owner of Noble Audio, introduced a brand-spanking-new line of universal-fit in-ear monitors at CanJam last week, all featuring the new anodized shells first-seen with the flagship 10-driver Kaiser that was re-launched […]

CanJam SoCal 2016

CanJam SoCal 2016: FIIO and SoundMagic

FIIO, the maker of affordable digital audio players, was showing with SoundMagic, the maker of affordable headphones. The K5 (available on Amazon for $109) is the docking station for a variety of FIIO players, and features […]