Listen with cans? Check out this fascinating hybrid of old and new. This headphone amp includes a wonderful DAC that converts digital audio from a USB connection and smooths the harsh edges off tracks, thanks to two old-school tube amps. [$200; hifiman.com]
Gear of the Year
The best tools, tech, and toys of 2013.
Plus: Lance Armstrong's Downfall
ON NEWSSTANDS NOW
Sign up to receive the Men’s Journal newsletter and special offers from MJ and its marketing partners.