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Anthony “Brew” Brewster: “I have had my Ultimate Ears since the 1990’s. That’s 20 years of usage.”

Can you tell our readers a little about what you do? My name is Anthony “Brew” Brewster and I am the music director/leader of the House of Vibe Allstars. I am the lead singer and also play keys and trumpet/ [...]

Kenny Sharretts: “Ultimate Ears IEMs give any player an amazing tool to raise their game.”

Kenny  Sharretts is an A-level drum and keyboard tech, and stage manager based in Austin, TX  He’s worked alongside artists like Elvis Costello, Janet Jackson, Train, Stevie Wonder, Rihanna, just to name a few.  He’s also known for teching for drummers [...]

Stephen Salamunovich: Choosing Ultimate Ears…is a no-brainer! | Ultimate Ears Stories

Stephen Salamunovich began his professional life as a musician performing and recording as a vocal soloist with such groups as the Los Angeles Philharmonic, the San Francisco Opera Company, the Los Angeles Master Chorale, the soundtrack of “The Godfather” and the Disney [...]

ADIKA PONGO | Ultimate Ears Stories

ADIKA PONGO, one  of the leading bands on the European and Italian Soul scene, have been grooving audiences since 1993, combining original songs with enticing cover versions of major funk/ soul/ disco hits. The band performs in Italy’s most important [...]

HEADFONIA REVIEW: ULTIMATE EARS 18+PRO – TAKE MY MONEY

A wonderful review of the UE 18+ on  Headfonia, The headline says it all. Here are some highlights: On the Superbax Cabling system: The Ultimate Ears IPX Connection System was designed to handle everything a musician deals with nightly — sweat, [...]

Performer Magazine on Sound Tap: “Using these can make monitoring on-stage a lot easier.”

Chris Devine of Performer Magazine featured the Sound Tap AC in his Gear Reviews guide, in the April/May 2018 print edition. Here’s what he had to say: Integrating an in-ear setup to an existing PA/monitoring system has been problematic at [...]

Performer: “Ultimate Ears Introduces New In-Ear Monitors and Sweatproof Cables”

Ultimate Ears revolutionized the way artists perform music on stage with the creation of its custom fit professional earphones in 1995. Today, more touring artists use Ultimate Ears Pro products than any other brand. In a relentless pursuit to improve [...]

Dr. Yoshihiro Koseki, One of Japan’s Top Audiologists

First of all, congratulations on exceeding 1,000 ear impressions that is an amazing accomplishment!  Thank you. As of January 2018, we have gathered ear impressions from 1088 professional musicians and their associates, a total of 2176 ears. Tell us about [...]

Salim–Sulaiman: “Ultimate Ears made a big difference to our entire sound”

Custom in-ear monitors in India. Siblings Salim Merchant and Sulaiman Merchant work under the name Salim–Sulaiman. They are an Indian composer duo predominantly for Hindi films. Why did you decide to transition from wedges to in-ear monitors in general? I felt I [...]

DJ SHY: “I can’t go back to headphones once I use in-ears.”

As the headlining DJ for Singapore’s famous New  Year’s Eve party at Siloso beach, DJ Shy is used to performing in front of crowds of 20,000 fans at some of the finest clubs in the world, from L.A. to Asia and [...]