Speakers

audiophile

A French Speaker Company Just Set Up Shop in a 19th Century Opera House

Devialet's most popular speaker is aptly called the Phantom.
Susannah Edelbaum
12.19.17
psa

Tell Us What You Want the Future of Your City to Look Like

Motherboard is partnering with Smart Cities NYC 17 to cover the people shaping our urban environments of today and tomorrow.
Carl Franzen
4.27.17
Art

Burners Are Riding Around on a Giant Model Phonograph

The 'La Victrola' float is a 35’ tall mobile art installation modeled after a crank turntable from the early 20th century.
Nathaniel Ainley
9.2.16
Vice Blog

The Best and Worst Celebrity Speeches of the DNC’s First Night

In typical award show fashion, the Dems trotted out all their star power last night with performances by Demi Lovato and Paul Simon and speeches by Sarah Silverman and Michelle Obama. But not everyone was a winner.
Larry Fitzmaurice
7.26.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

American Hero Arrested for Having 80 Speakers in His Van

"I know it's illegal, but it's the weekend," the guy explained to the cops.
VICE Staff
6.21.16
Music

The Soundtank: Invading A Party Near You

Meanwhile, in Germany...
Nathaniel Ainley
3.30.16
Photos

The Hi-Fi DIY of Colombia's Bass Lords

Late nights street dances have gone down on Colombia's Caribbean coast since at least the early 1950s, when picó sound system culture was born.
Taliesin Gilkes-Bower
9.11.15
Film

RZA Becomes a Monk in a New Photo Series

Take a knee in the hip-hop temple with Nathan Perkel's portraits of the unflinching icon.
Sami Emory
7.24.15
Features

The Wall of Sound

The untold story of the Grateful Dead's short-lived mega PA, arguably the largest, most technologically innovative sound system ever built.
Brian Anderson
7.5.15
Words

We Made The Clubbing Emojis You Didn't Know You Needed

Texting about sausage-fests, clogged toilets, and vodka cranberries.
THUMP Australia Staff
2.4.15
Music

This Is What The Sound of Your Refrigerator Looks Like

A Canadian artist transforms ambient sound into folded paper art.
Kaleigh Rogers
1.22.15
Music

3D Sonic Postcards Bring A New Meaning To Surround Sound

With the ubiquity of high-quality image capture tools, isn't it about time that audio caught up?
DJ Pangburn
10.9.14
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