Shinola give studio quality treatment to their Bookshelf Speakers

Shinola’s gorgeous Bookshelf Speakers are getting the studio treatment with the second generation going for true audiophile appeal. Shinola have just launched the updated versions of their Bookshelf Speakers launched last year. With the help…

RouteNote team’s Songs for the Summer 2018

All of us who work at RouteNote love music and the beauty of it is that everyone’s tastes are different. Some of the team came together to share their favourite songs that get them ready…

Sonos might be built into IKEA furniture after new partnership

Would you stream music through your furniture? You may be able to soon with a new partnership between Sonos and IKEA. In what IKEA calls their third-step for its Home Smart initiative which has so…

Transform your guitar into a banjo with this small tool: the Guitar-Jo

Banjos are back in style and if you’re pining for that shiny, twang without learning and buying a new instrument then just get the Guitar-Jo. The Banjo has picked up a lot of traction again…

Turn your car into one big speaker with this new car audio system

This new audio system for cars uses vibrations to spread noise around your entire car whilst weighing 90% less than car speakers. The new speaker-less audio system has been developed by German automotive parts supplier…

Take full control over your sound, right from Google Chrome

Take back the power over your sound without ever having to leave your webpage with this audio extension for Google Chrome. Audio Channel is a free Chrome extension that gives you loads more control over…

Incubus’ guitarist has a solution to poor live sound on every stage

Michael Einziger, the guitarist for Incubus, has created a way for concerts to sound their best wherever in the crowd you are. When you go to a concert it doesn’t matter how good the band…

Is $3000 reasonable for a Bluetooth speaker? It is for this beast

Devialet’s 4,500 watt beauty is not only one of the most expensive bluetooth speakers around, but features unrivalled power and sound quality for an ultra music experience. The Gold Phantom is the peak of Devialet’s…

Sonos’ first speaker in 4 years is a giant soundbar your TV sits on

Sonos have announced the ‘PLAYBASE’, a brand new speaker from the WiFi speaker creators that goes under your TV set like a soundbar. Late last month a leak suggested that a new Sonos speaker was…

Samsung are adding Grammy-winning audio from AKG into Galaxy smartphones

Samsung have announced a partnership between themselves and renowned audio developers AKG to bring expert sound quality to their mobile devices. This week Samsung revealed that they had signed a partnership with HARMAN in 2016…