Meze Audio LIRIC – Full Review

Hi all, Today we are talking about another Meze Audio headphone. The recently released LIRIC closed back model. After my positive experience with the Empyrean and especially the ELITE, I was curious what sort of headphone Meze would go for in terms of a closed back model, and what sort tuning it would have. The…

Meze Audio ELITE – Full Review (With Empyrean Comparison)

Hi All, Today we are talking about the new flagship headphone from Romanian based Meze Audio. Meze are an interesting company, with great design chops, coming up with some very interesting headphones as of late. Up until the release of their former flagship headphone, which was released in 2018, the Empyrean, Meze had largely focused…

iFi Audio Hip DAC V2 – Full Review

Hi Guys, Today we are back to a review of an iFi Audio piece of gear. Their new Hip DAC V2. For the rest of this review, I will refer to it as the “V2.”  The V2 is the same size as the V1 Hip DAC from iFi. It embraces a new orange colour, with…

Abyss Headphones AB1266 Phi TC – Full Review

Hi All, A fellow poster on Head-Fi pointed out that I hadn’t posted a review of my Abyss Headphones AB1266 Phi TC. I hadn’t realized, as I have written reviews of the original 1266, and the Phi version. However, both those reviews were written before starting this blog, so I thought why not do a…

Boulder Amplifiers 866 – Full Review

Hi Guys, Well, I’ve actually really been looking forward to writing this review. Today we are talking about a piece of gear that has made the biggest improvement to my listening experience in a long, long time. The Boulder 866 Integrated amplifier. It is the proverbial tour de force of integrated amps, at least in…

Moondrop SSP and SSR – Full Review

Hey Guys, Today we are talking about a couple very affordable earphones, the Moondrop SSR, and SSP. These abbreviations stand for Super Spaceship Reference, and Super Spaceship Pulse. They are both priced at $40USD.  The SSR comes in a gunmetal grey finish with a black screw, and the SSP comes in a very nice navy…

iFi Audio ZenBlue – Full Review

Hi Guys, Todays review will be a bit shorter than normal as the piece of gear we are talking about is actually quite simple. The iFi Audio ZenBlue. The ZenBlue is a member of iFi’s slowly expanding Zen Range, and has the same form factor as the rest of the line. It offers up very…

iFi Audio iDSD Signature VS iDSD Diablo – Full Review

Hi Guys, Today we are having a look at not one, but two interesting pieces of gear. The iFi iDSD Signature, and the iDSD Diablo. The Signature is essentially a refined version of one of my favourite bits of gear, the previous iDSD Black Label. The iDSD Diablo is an all new model, aimed at…

iFi Audio Neo iDSD – Full Review

Hey Guys, Today we are having a look at another piece of gear from iFi Audio, the Neo iDSD. For info on iFi as a company, please see my previous reviews of their “Pro” line of gear. Apart from that, lets dive in, shall we! This is the first desktop, not transportable based, non battery…

Speakers N Stuff?

Hey Guys! Well, today we have something a little different. I have always planned on expanding the focus of this blog out onto speakers and related gear, and today is the first post going in that direction. The “N Stuff” of “Headphones N Stuff” was always intended to be speakers! I’ve been doing some listening…