Grado headphones are world-renowned. They reproduce a natural soundstage from stereo recordings and provide as much listening pleasure as a pair of high-end audiophile speakers. They also offer several advantages. Grado headphones are free of room effects and placement problems. They minimize any interference from external noise. They offer portability and the ability to listen without worrying about the neighbors. With Grado headphones, you will hear recordings with greater clarity and with deeper bass than others! Unlike mass produced counterparts, each Grado headphone is hand-assembled and closely scrutinized to meet full performance specifications in the USA.