Category: Music

Candle-Powered Bluetooth Speaker: Pelty

This ingenious fire powered speaker is both primitive in method and elegant in form. The idea behind this device came about when an Italian engineer named Gianluca was hosting a dinner party. His plastic, battery powered Bluetooth speaker looked tacky and out of place on the dining table, so he started thinking about how he could create a plastic-less, functional and stylish speaker.

He remembered a method of transforming thermal energy into electric energy known as ..

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Candle-Powered Bluetooth Speaker: Pelty

| June 29, 2014 |

Playmaker Wireless Receiver from Bang & Olufsen

When I think of Demark, two things come to mind, the first being Carlsberg, followed closely by the high-quality audio & video products from Bang & Olufsen.

They have just launched a new digital receiver, named the Playmaker, this little box is compatible with smartphones, tablets, PC’s, Mac’s and media servers, wireless options include both DLNA and AirPlay.

This means you can play high quality music from any smartphone on any of the active loudspeakers from the B&O range. ..

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Playmaker Wireless Receiver from Bang & Olufsen

| July 23, 2012 |

Case of Bass – Portable Retro Suitcase Party Machines

Ezra and Alex Cimino-Hurt are two brothers from Portland, they are on a mission to transform vintage suitcases and classic speakers into unique and stylish Boomboxes.

Each case can be tailored to your specific needs, including the amplifier size, input types, powers supplies and batteries. If you’re feeling creative, you also have the option of extra personal detailing.

The vintage suitcases are sourced from around the world, making for a great variety of shapes and colours; I ..

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Case of Bass – Portable Retro Suitcase Party Machines

| July 5, 2012 |

P3 Headphones from Bowers & Wilkins Launched

The P3 headphones from Bowers & Wilkins have been designed to produce a true natural sound. Technical innovations around the drive unit allow for a more detailed sound and have significantly reduced distortion.

The drive units on the P3’s have been built to provide the best sound possible from a small set of headphones. They have repositioned the terminals to the rear of the magnets, this makes sure air flows in a more uniform and linear ..

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P3 Headphones from Bowers & Wilkins Launched

| May 9, 2012 |

UCube Digital USB Speakers, Perfect for Travel

I have a fairly high spec laptop, the screen is amazing it’s just slightly lacking in the sound department. I haven’t really come across a laptop where I think wow that sounds good.

The uCube speakers are small and sleek looking with 15 watts of power per channel. The power comes from your USB port, which makes them perfect for traveling.

They come with a Balance Mode Radiator or BMR, apparently this produces a full frequency range ..

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UCube Digital USB Speakers, Perfect for Travel

| May 3, 2012 |

iHome iP4 Boombox for the iPhone and iPod

Back in the 80’s Boomboxes were all the rage, they were all over the place disturbing the peace in parks, at the beach and even on the streets.

We have noticed a fair few of these portable music centre’s creeping back into existence, many have the iPod as their heart; pumping out the beats.

This rather solid looking example looks pretty cool, it features a five band graphic equaliser visualised with little blue bars on a funky ..

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iHome iP4 Boombox for the iPhone and iPod

| May 3, 2012 |

Soundwagon Mini Vinyl Record Player

This little VW camper is not just a miniature of the classic surfers van; it’s a mini vinyl player. This has to be the first player I’ve come across which you can fit in your pocket. This camper is officially licenced by Volkswagen.

This astounding little gadget will work with any 33 1/3 rpm vinyl record you might have laying around; I personally have quite a collection, from Michel Jackson to the Bee Gees. This is a great way to ..

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Soundwagon Mini Vinyl Record Player

| May 2, 2012 |