Audio

A Buddy Story: Louis Vuitton’s New Wireless Headphones

Calling all Louis Vuitton superfans who are also audiophiles: the French house has hit the audio market, with these Horizon Earphones (£770), a collaboration with Master & Dynamic (they’re based on the New York-based audio brand’s MW07 wireless earbuds). They come in black, white and red with the famous LV monogram, or in blue and […]

Sound Investments: The Spiritland Headphone Bar, Mayfair

An intimate, triangular premises, wedged into the thoroughfare that links Regent Street to Savile Row, Spiritland (spiritland.com) is to music aficionados what nearby Davidoffs is to serious cigar connoisseurs. A natural progression from proprietor Paul Noble’s Spiritland (spiritland.com), a café and bar project over in King’s Cross built around a world-class sound system (which has […]

Beyerdynamic’s Aventho Headphones Can Be Customised to Your Specific Hearing

While no two ears are the same, headphones are usually designed with little regard for that diversity; it’s rare to find any customization to accommodate an individual’s unique sense of hearing. However, the engineers at German audio manufacturer Beyerdynamic know that hearing varies greatly from person to person and even changes with age, which is why they equipped their Aventho […]