Joe Brown

The Best Headphones in the World

Joe Brown WIRED

Gregory Schmidt

“Grado Labs has built a strong reputation for its specialty headphones and phonograph cartridges since opening its doors in Brooklyn more than 60 years ago”

Gregory Schmidt New York Times

Claire Atkinson

"With devotees including Neil Young, director Spike Jonze and Aerosmith, Grado is putting a new, hyperlocal twist on the concept of Brooklyn-made"

Claire Atkinson NY Post

"These are the only headphones you'll ever need"


"John Grado is a brilliant maker and innovator"

Popular Mechanics

Chioma NNadi

"…New York audio wizards…"

Chioma Nadi Vogue

 Lindsay Rothfeld

(one of)"The Top 8 Most Social Small Companies in America"

Lindsay Rothfeld Mashable

Carey Dunne

“How A Tiny, Family-Run Headphone Maker Became A Cult Favorite Of Neil Young, Aerosmith, And Spike Jonze"

Carey Dunne Fast Company

Gregory Schmidt

“Audiophiles laud the company’s headphones for their warm, pristine sound”

Gregory Schmidt New York Times

Vlad Savov

"Pursuing quality first and profit second"

Vlad Savov The Verge