McIntosh + Jeep’s Collaborative Automotive Sound System

The two American brands hope to deliver the ultimate audio experience on the road

Exclusively available in the 2022 Jeep Grand Wagoneer, McIntosh‘s MX1375 Reference Entertainment System marks the first time the the highly regarded audio company has worked with an automaker. McIntosh—known for its unique design and enduring sound systems—began working with Jeep during the development of the Grand Wagoneer, allowing the company to work hands-on with the cars engineers to create the best sound possible. The system …

NYPL’s “Missing Sounds of New York” Playlist

The latest in a line of digital offerings provided by the New York Public Library, the strangely emotional Missing Sounds of New York exists as an “auditory love letter to New Yorkers.” Beginning with chatter and clanking turnstiles, “To See An Underground Show” features those familiar screeching brakes and a little subway performance, while other tracks include “Serenity Is a Rowdy City Park” and “Romancing …

DropLabs’ EP 01 Sneakers Offer Depth to Streamed Media

Footwear that stimulates nerve receptors in your feet to the tune of your music

High-quality speakers are more plentiful than ever and have never sounded so good. But most of the time, unless we’re listening through hi-def set-ups in our home or office, we’re listening on phone and laptop speakers or fairly lo-fi earbuds. Now, rather than turning the volume up, there’s a solution that offers a listening experience without the potential for hearing damage. And, for those who …