The Cambridge Audio DACMagic XS Headphone Amp ($189) plugs into your PC or MAC via a USB connection and provides audio quality that will blow you away. It takes your current MP3s and high res audio files to an entirely new level. A USB 1.0 connection will support up to 24-bit/96kHz and a USB 2.0 will support up to 176.4kHz/192kHz. In order to get this resolution on a PC you'll need to install an extra driver. The unit itself is small and made from esthetically pleasing aluminum. You be hard pressed to find a better bang for your buck.
http://vimeo.com/83780801 The Ocean Stories Trailer is our introduction to the new PBS series currently in production. Ocean Stories covers the journeys of individuals and their connections to the sea and its connection with the rest of us. The stories are riveting, harrowing, and inspiring. They tell of beauty, danger, and redemption.
Johnny Ramone was raised in the New York borough of Queens and went on to found one of the most influential rock bands ever. He, unlike many others, never strayed from the attitude of his blue collar roots and was imbued with that angry young man spirit that would characterize both his public and private persona. Through all the madness of the time .Johnny kept his band constantly focused and moving forward to the ultimate accolade; taking their place in history as the inventors of punk rock. The Ramones had their official induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2002, only 2 years before Johnny succumbed to cancer and became the last of the three founding members to pass away. Commando: The Autobiography of Johnny Ramone ($12) is a revealing and inspiring memoir told in Johnny's own interminable style and is a fascinating insight into one of rocks most enigmatic characters.
The New Balance 574 "Canteen" Pack ($CALL) is NB's newest back for the fall. The latest additions to the 574 lineup features leather united with a suede and mesh upper along with ride gum soles. They've arrived at select Asian retailers and will be arriving in the states shortly. If you can't wait you can order them from the Feature sneaker Boutique today. Check out additional pics after the break.(more…)
Put some of the biggest plays in NCAA Tournament history on your wall. Prinstant Replays Prints ($20-$30) maps out exactly how each historic play went down. The prints come in two sizes of 11"x14" and a poster size of 18"x24". Each season they plan on releasing 10-15 new posters for a particular sport. One of the biggest plays out there was the shot that won Indiana its 5th NCAA title. The print is titled "Smart Shot" and you can check out the actual [video_lightbox_youtube video_id=45ZWnRRRDNU width=640 height=480 anchor=video] of the play.
For a pair of sneakers with a difference, take a look at the uber-cool Jordan Eclipse “Elephant Print” ($110). A deceptively simple design, there’s an ice-white midsole contrasting starkly against the light mesh wolf-grey uppers. The famous Jumpman logo can be seen on both the tongue loop and again on the heel. With matching grey laces and an unusual elephant print on the upper, you can be certain that this pair of sneakers are going to be one of the hottest things to hit the shelves.