The Fidue A65 are reasonably affordable in-ear headphones. Look really close and you can see little signs these aren’t ultra-premium earphones, but the general impression is of a set that can take punishment without suffering.
The aluminium can hack being stood on, although the copper part’s shiny finish will start scraping off if it gets grazed.
The Fidue A65 have a non-removable cable, so don’t be too mean to them. And, out to work with as many sources as possible, they use a single-button remote rather than the triple-button type generally designed to work with iOS.Read More »
Bestula has just posted a great review on Head-fi of the TH-X00 headphones that have and are dropping at Massdrop. One issue with the review is that bestula appears to primarily listen to the EDM genre so those of us who listen to jazz or classical will need to do some extrapolation. I joined the […]
via Fostex TH-X00 — High Fidelity This Week
Captiol Records Former Megadeth drummer Nick Menza passed away from reported heart failure while playing with his band Ohm in LA Saturday night. Menza is arguably the best known drummer in the group’s history, playing on four of the bands albums during their peak period. This includes the classic Rust In Peace. An official statement…
via Former Megadeth Drummer Nick Menza Has Passed At Age 51 — Real Stories – UPROXX
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