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Super Mario Bros. Drum Kit

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This custom Super Mario Bros. Drum Kit looks pretty awesome. SJC Custom Drums is a drum-making business in Massachusetts. Its artisans made these drums for Frank DeSantis, the drummer of One Fell Swoop, a punk band in New York City. They measure 8x12, 14x16, and 20x22 inches.
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Tubecore Duo, Beautiful Tube-Powered Bluetooth Speaker

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DUO($480) is a cool tube-powered bluetooth speaker, which comes with two vacuum tube amplifiers. It has an embedded computer that runs Linux and XBMC for media streaming via Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, HDMI and 2 USB ports. And it has a 100 watt solid state main amp + mono block 30 watt sub amp.

Neil Young’s Pono Player High Fidelity MP3 Player

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Neil young announces new music player, will be launching on Kickstarter on the 15th of March, the device is called the Pono Player. You'll be able to pre-order one on Kickstarter for $400. It is designed to provide the "highest audio fidelity possible." which gives listeners the ability to "experience music the way the artists intended."  The music player has 128GB of memory and can "store from about 100 to 500 high-resolution digital-music albums,".
"The PonoPlayer is a purpose-built, portable, high-resolution digital-music player designed and engineered in a “no-compromise” fashion to allow consumers to experience studio master-quality digital music at the highest audio fidelity possible, bringing the true emotion and detail of the music, the way the artist recorded it, to life. It also features a convenient, easy-to-use LCD touch screen interface that is totally intuitive. The audio technology in the PonoPlayer was developed in conjunction with the engineering team at Ayre, in Boulder Colorado, a leader in world class audio technology."
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Grain Audio Pbs

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The Grain Audio PBS (Passive Bookshelf System) speakers, a set of speakers use FSC certified solid walnut to achieve perfect and consistent acoustics. Each speaker features 25 to 75 watts of power and a five-and-a-quarter inch mid bass woofer with neodymium.

ClearView Clio Speaker

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Clio Wireless Invisible Speakers by ClearView Audio, features a nearly-invisible acrylic glass stereo transducer.Unlike traditional cone speakers that push sound waves in one direction, its unique curving shape, surrounds you with rich and clear stereo sound driven from both sides of the speaker. It uses Bluetooth connectivity to interface with a range of devices, including your iPhone, iPad...Available in silver, dark bronze, and charcoal, it looks cool
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Bowers & Wilkins AM-1

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Bowers & Wilkins aonnounced their new new outdoor speaker, Bowers & Wilkins AM-1. The speakers feature "1inch (25mm) aluminium-dome tweeter mounted below rather than above a 5inch (130mm) glassfibre bass/midrange driver. " The speaker is mounted high on the wall, and they are dust, wind, and water resistant.

B&O Play A9 wireless Speaker

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Danish firm Bang & Olufsen has unveiled its latest speaker system, B&O Play A9($2,800) wireless Speaker. The speaker houses two 3/4'' tweeters, two 3'' mid-range units, two 80-watt Class D amps, and an 8'' woofer with its own 160 watt amp. The new system also packs in Apple Airplay technology for wireless streaming from any Apple iMac, MacBook, iPhone, iPod or iPad with a Wi-Fi connection.
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Invisible Speaker

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Invisible Speaker by people people.
"How we designed it for people
The transparent design lets the speaker blend in to any living room out there. The size can be big enough to offer a good sound quality, yet the speaker takes little visible space. The box is transparent, but the sound creating components are clearly emphasized.
Usability
The speakers come with a small wifi antenna, that can plug in to any computer, music player or smart phone out there. It will also work for old stereos or vinyl equipment. The aim is to set the music free regardless where it’s stored
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TDK Boombox

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TDK's new digital boomboxes! Controls include a left knob for controlling the power and volume and one on the right for toggling through radio stations or adjusting the settings. The Boombox features an AM/FM radio, and a USB port for media stick playback and iPod or iPhone music playback. The boomboxes will be available online starting January 2011 and at retail locations in February 2011 at $399 for the two speaker version and $499 for the three speaker one.
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Price: $400-500   |   BUY

The BoomCase

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The BoomCase by Mr. Simo.
The Self Powered, Portable Suitcase Stereo system works with your iPod/ iPhone or any device with a headphone jack. This case will last 8+ hours on a single charge (Charger Built In). In addition to running on batteries, the BoomCase can also be plugged in when the party goes inside.
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DJ Desks

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These Metrofarm DJ Desks are really Cool, they are designed and built a number of high end dj desks in different materials and finishes.

Pure Sensia DAB & WiFi Radio with Facebook Apps

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The leading manufacturer of DAB and Internet radios - Pure has announced the Sensia(£250 about $405; October 2009), a DAB & WiFi Radio with a 5.7-inch touchscreen(640 x 480). The Sensia gives you 'a unique way to enjoy internet radio content and podcasts, DAB and FM radio stations, your own music collection via Wi-Fi. There's also an alarm, countdown and sleep timers, a headphone socket, an RF remote and some custom iPhone style Pure Apps such as weather, news, Picasa, Facebook and Twitter.
Price: $406   |   BUY

Joey Roth¡¯s Beautiful Porcelain Speakers

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The handmade speakers are made of "acoustically-dead" porcelain forms and with cork, by San Francisco-based designer Joey Roth. They are beautiful, the maple plywood base, and volume slider.
"Their 4" full-range drivers and T-class amplifier, encased in acoustically dead porcelain and cork, create a remarkably simple path from source to ear. "
His Ceramic Speakers are available in gSelect for $500.
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Price: $499   |   BUY

Logitech Harmony 900 Remote

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$400 for a remote control! The Logitech's new Harmony 900 Remote can replace up to 15 remotes, using the radio frequency (RF) tech. RF signals can travel in all directions and through walls and doors (just like a cordless phone) so you can hide all your gear inside a cabinet or closet and control it all without having to point the remote. Features:
- One touch to your entertainment: No more complicated lists of what to turn on or which button to select. Everyone can select what they want to do¡ªsuch as ¡°Watch TV¡±¡ªand your Harmony remote does the rest.
- Full-color touch screen: You get easy, one-touch access to your entertainment activities¡ªsuch as watching a DVD, watching TV, listening to music¡ªas well as your favorite channels.
- Sculpted, backlit buttons in a smart layout: You¡¯ll find the right channel¡ªeven in the dark.
- Ergonomic design: Fits comfortably in your hand.
- Charged and ready: Your rechargeable remote can go a week between charges. Just set it in the base station and it charges up. You won¡¯t be looking for batteries when you want to be watching TV.

Now it is available in Amazon for $400, shipping from September.
Price: $400   |   BUY

AT&T U-verse TV Point Anywhere RF Remote Control

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For those who want to change channels from previously impossible areas like the bathroom, kitchen or outside. The AT&T's new Point Anywhere RF remote for its U-Verse customers. RF remotes do not require line of sight. It can control your U-verse receiver in a media closet or behind the closed doors of your entertainment center. The remote comes with a USB dongle for $49.
The remote is backlit for use in low light conditions and has one button access to the U-verse TV features you use most. Controls up to 4 devices (U-verse receiver, TV and 2 other devices).
Price: $49   |   BUY