Higher costs are coming

With everything we’ve been through in 2020 it’s time to take notice that the costs of tariffs in china, shortage of materials and general inflation means higher pricing from electronics suppliers. This cost manifests in our lithium battery back-powered speakers. We pride ourselves on only using properly testing lithium-ion packs for safety and longevity. We’ve … Continued

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Record Cabinet

When I’m not listening to music on a HiFI Case or Headphones, I like to sit back and play records on gear I find while hunting for suitcases. I’ve been getting into furniture building and decided it was time to replace my Ikea cabinets with something a little nicer. I worked through a few designs … Continued

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Lincoln Park Zoo Holiday Market – November 28th, 2017

We’ll be at the Lincoln Park Zoo Holiday market selling fine gifts for the guy or gal on your list that has everything. Get yoru tickets at the link below. Lincoln Park Zoo Holiday Market November 28th 2017 6:30PM – 10PM Lincoln Park Zoo 2001 North Clark Street Chicago, IL 60614     Preview our … Continued

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Renegade Craft Fair – December 2nd & 3rd, 2017

We’ll be at the Ultimate Handmade Holiday Fair – Renegade Craft Fair! This year we boothed up with our friends from Chop Chop Woodshop. I think we’ll have the coolest booth in the place! Come by and get them while they’re hot! Renegade Craft Fair @ Bridgeport Art Center December 2+3 2017 11AM – 6PM … Continued

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Night Market Before Christmas @ CAA – December 12th, 2017

Maybe our favorite spot in the entire city for a night out. We’ll be at the CHicago Athletic Club for the Sauced Night Market Before Christmas. Last chance for all you last minute shoppers to get the ultimate gift for your special someone. Night Market Before Christmas @ CAA December 12th 2017 11AM – 6PM … Continued

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All Aboard

Back when train travel was new and opened up access to far away places that we’re only accessible via horse and buggy.

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Records and Beer at Aquanaut Brewery Saturday August 27th!

Aquanaut Brewing Company hosts local record stores, DJs, food trucks, and local artists. RSVP is required, Sign up here. We’ll be supplying speakers for the DJs to play through all day, Lots of dope stuff to check out and you can see our works in progress, this is basically our workshop and home away from … Continued


Sneak peak at the Modern Boombox Design Process

Design Inspiration Planning Photoshop high resolution render Production Final Product

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Thursday Night Revolt 07/28/2016

This edition of our Thursday Night Revolt will be featuring a fashion show with John Varvatos and Free People, a live painting session with 1688lbs and The HiFi Case, and a live performance with Trentino. You don’t want to miss this one!

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Randolph Street Tiki Market July 30th & 31st

We’ll be at Randolph Street Market this weekend. Come on out!

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The Modern Boombox at West Elm Old Orchard July 23rd

We’re happy to demo our brand new Walnut Boombox next week at West Elm Old Orchard Mall in Skokie. Come have a look and make sure to hit up Shake Shack next door!

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Pitchfork Music Festival with Clif Bar and Friends!

We’ll be hanging with Clifbar this weekend at the Pitchfork Music Festival in Chicago. Come check out their booth and charge up your cellphones on our suitcase solar charging stations. We’ll have a handful of speaker suitcase to play some tunes in between sets. AND go checkout our friend FlipBin at his booth inside the Chirp Record … Continued

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The Modern Boombox Launch Party with Wine & Vinyl July 21st

Details and link coming soon! Mark your calendars for the debut of our Modern Boombox at Transistor Chicago in Andersonville. Show starts at 8pm, BYOB and BYOV to share with us!


For Businesses

We love working with companies and design agencies looking to add a unique element to their store experience. See some of our work below and feel free to contact us about any ideas you would like to talk through.

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The Modern Boombox

After months of designing, planning and testing we’re happy to announce The Modern Boombox!. Made from solid walnut on the top & sides with thick veneer covered mdf front and back to maintain even acoustic resonance. In addition, we used a clear satin finish with enough coats to standup to outdoor use. Go ahead, take the … Continued


Quick Update

Whats the point in having a blog if you never update? Well I may need to remove this section soon but wanted to make sure you all know Ive got some crazy awesome stuff coming out this summer! Stay Tuned and grab a tshirt for the summer while yer here! We also finished up a beautiful … Continued

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Renegade Craft Fair June 27th & 28th at the Hideout Chicago

Come see us at Renegade Craft Fair Pop Up Market Chicago at the Hideout near Lincoln Park.

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We’ll be at the one day Revolution Craft Show at beautiful Salvage One in Chicago. Come check out a select few of our smaller portable cases all Sunday long!  

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DEMO Video – “The Green Monster” featuring bluetooth music streaming

Just a quick demo on how to stream music from your iPad to the HiFI Case over bluetooth.