Excerpt: Hi, this review is about AKG K340 earphones. Manufacturer Dr Rudolf Goerike and Ernst Pless are the founders of AKG in 1947, Vienna. They celebrated its 60th anniversary in 2007. AKG are now one of the leading manufacturers of high quality microphones, headphones and wireless equipment. AKG is used by many radio and TV stations including BBC, opera houses, recording studios and famous stages.