Moon’s Old School Craftsmanship

Black Dragons & Sennheiser HD800 Review Working at Moon-Audio.com in Cary, NC a few days a week is fun, cool and keeps me in Chord Hugo DACs and Fostex TH900s headphones. If you see a “Will Work For HiFi” sign I’m probably holding it. I love working where a brilliant engineer (Drew Baird) thinks of…

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Meet Drew Baird At RMAF

Meet Drew at RMAF 10.2 – 10.4 Get your audio questions answered this weekend in Denver. Drew left early this morning for the Rocky Mountain Audio Festival.  “Drew Baird is a tremendous source of knowledge. He can guide you through the (audio) cable jungle. Since Drew has such a huge knowledge of a wide selection…

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Hack Headphones Contest 2015

Win A $1,000 Headphones Hack! * Hack Headphones Contest 2015  Entering is easy! 1. TAKE A PICTURE of your headphones and music setup. 2. POST your headphones + setup picture with hashtag #hackheadphones to: Twitter with “cc. @Moon_Audio” Hack Headphones Contest on List.ly Instagram Facebook and share with MoonAudio email to [email protected] 3. Best picture…

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HiFiMan HE-6 headphones Review

I have personally owned HiFiMan HE-6 headphones for about one year.  In my headphone review, I believe the HE-6 is truly, a pleasure to listen to, and definitely worth the purchase price of $1299.  About 10 years ago (an eternity in the personal audio world), headphones weren’t important or popular with “audiophiles”.  Few companies managed to…

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Chord Hugo Magazine at Moon Audio

New Chord Hugo Magazine Immediately after hearing Chord Hugo at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) Moon-Audio.com founder Drew Baird began creating new Dragons. Dragons are audio cables that make even the best audio gear sound better. I’m a Moon Audio Ambassador. When Drew asked if I would like to help tell the story of Chord Electronics…

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Chord Hugo – How To Setup

Chord Hugo Setup Tips A popular question at Moon Audio is: “How do I setup Sound Properties for the Chord Hugo or any usb DAC on Windows & Mac?”.  We know why this question is so popular. Setting correct Sound Properties on Windows PCs or Apple Macbooks is how to achieve optimal Chord Hugo or other…

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Hack Your Headphones on Curagami

Hack Your Headphones We appreciate Moon Audio Ambassador Marty Smith calling our Hack Your Headphones idea “brilliant DIY marketing” on Curagami.com. Since we build Silver, Black and Blue Dragon audio cables by hand it is easy to offer 3 ways for customers to “hack their headphones”:    Ready To Buy We make cables for leading…

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Headphones Buying Survey

In a recent, headphones buying survey, we asked, “What’s most important when you purchase a new pair of headphones?” It’s clear that the strengths and weaknesses of the headphones are very important when buying a new pair as we heard this response the most.   How do you define “strengths and weaknesses” in terms of headphones? Are…

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Music Listening 101: with LP, CD & streaming

I am not a completist at critical music listening as the word suggests, but I am truly “a collector who attempts to collect an example of every music subtype in a particular genre”. However, I am a completist as I try to complete whatever I set myself out to do, and I try to do it well. Impatient, obsessed…

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