The Phantom is the daily flagship, free of fatigue and always hiding a new nuance in plain sight for the listener to discover.
Author Ryan Soo
Avid writer, passionate photographer and full-time student, Ryan's audio origins and enduring interests lie within all aspects of portable audio. An ongoing desire to bring quality audio to the regular reader underpins his reviewer ethos as he seeks to bring a new perspective on the cutting edge and budget dredge alike.
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