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Beyerdynamic Unchains Audiophile Sound with Xelento Wireless In-Ears

Audiophile sound and wireless headphones are rarely uttered in the same sentence, but Beyerdynamic hopes to change all that with the new Xelento Wireless, which sports premium components and a gorgeous design.
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David Byrne-Founded Label Releases ‘The Ecstatic Music of Alice Coltrane Turiyasangitananda’

"And when she put...her hands on the keyboard it was like somebody shooting a beam of light through your chest."
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Fender’s Latest Amps Go High-Tech So You Can Rock Harder for Less

The guitar pros at Fender launched a revamped version of the company's popular Mustang GT line that includes built-in Bluetooth and Wi-Fi.
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Charly Bliss’ Debut Album “Guppy” Could be Called “Fun Songs About Self-Loathing to Dance Around To”

Though Charly Bliss has been around for the better part of a decade, the Brooklyn-based quartet is only now releasing its debut album.
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V-Moda’s Forza Metallo Neckband Headphones Combine Ergonomics & Style

Ergonomic and you won't run the risk of losing them, like a stray airpod.
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In Support of National Record Store Day We’re Giving Away a Fluance Vinyl Turntable

Not only does it sound great, it looks damned sexy, too.
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Robyn Hitchcock’s Eponymous 21st Album is an “Ecstatic Work of Negativity”

Twenty-one studio albums into his career, Robyn Hitchcock has released a self-titled record.
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If style is as important to you as sound, then Master & Dynamic's MA770 might be the wireless speaker for you.

Master & Dynamic's latest wireless speaker, the MA770, marries a bold design with a loving attention to detail and a multitude of connectivity options.
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Father John Misty Takes On the World on ‘Pure Comedy’

Father John Misty, using the contradictions between the Elton John-esque soundscape and the archness of his lyrics to take on the just about the entire world.
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Bose Boasts Its 360-degree Revolve and Revolve+ Are Its Best Bluetooth Speakers Yet

SoundLink Revolve and SoundLink Revolve+ Bluetooth speakers are IPX4-rated to withstand water and drops.
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The New Pornographers’ New Album is a Standout Work of Fun and Thoughtful Power Pop

Whiteout Conditions,' the seventh album from The New Pornographers, finds the band continuing to create delightful and often insightful pop music
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Onkyo’s Latest Stereo Receiver Promises Hi-Res Audio and Wireless Multiroom Support

The TX-8270 features support for high-resolution sound with wireless multiroom audio.
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Marshall’s Latest Headphones Snip the Wires from Top of the Line Model

Marshall has announced its new Monitor Bluetooth headphones, the company's first wireless over-ear headphone design.
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Spoon Heads Down New Sonic Paths on its Ninth Album

Spoon's ninth album, Hot Thoughts, finds the band expanding its sound more than any other time in its two decade-long career.
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Tivoli’s Model One is a stylish modern twist on the classic tabletop radio

Tivoli Audio has unveiled the Model One Digital that adopts the aesthetic of a classic tabletop radio.
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Fleet Foxes First Song From the Forthcoming ‘Crack-Up’ Finds the Band in Fine Form

On March 7th, Fleet Foxes announced its long-awaited and highly anticipated third album, Crack-Up, which releases in mid-June. The band also unveiled its first piece of new music since 2011’s Helplessness Blues. Titled “Third of May /…
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Transparent Oneclassic Wireless Hi-Fi Speakers Offer More than Meets the Eye

The Oneclassic Wireless Hi-Fi aren't only completely see-through, but also claim to offer sound quality rivaling $200,000 systems for a tenth of the price, selling for $2,000 per pair.
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Jay Som’s ‘Everybody Works’ Is a Brilliant Piece of Bedroom Pop

Everybody Works, which follows her 2016 compilation Turn Into, is Jay Som’s first album as such. Melina Duterte, who records and performs under the Jay Som moniker, recorded the album in her bedroom over the course of three weeks in…
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Wrensilva’s Loft is a Retro-Style Record Console with a Ton of Modern Features

Wrensilva has announced its latest record console, the Loft, featuring Wi-Fi connectivity and Sonos compatibility, letting you listen to your favorite records throughout your home without waking the neighbors.
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Cheat Codes Are Your Next Pop Music Obsession

LA-based trio Cheat Codes make infectious, dance-worthy music that'll get you up off your feet and moving this spring and summer.
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Rhiannon Giddens Walks the Length of Freedom Highway

Over the course of twelve tracks, Giddens presents music based on, in her own words, "slave narratives from the 1800s, African American experiences of the last century, the Civil Rights movement of the 1960s and headlines from streets of…
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Think Turntables Have Gotten Boring? This One Will Change Your Mind

Using a cleverly hidden tonearm, Miniot's Wheel is a turntable that doesn't look like any turntable you've ever seen before, while keeping both its components and your precious vinyl collection safe.
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Experimental Pop Band Aquaserge Combines Dance Music Grooves with Free Jazz-influenced Improvisation

Experimental pop band Aquaserge operated for several years as a shifting collective, counting over 60 musicians in its orbit.