VPI Avenger with Tonearm JMW 12 3D
It’s all in the mix: In addition to sophisticated technology, VPI relies on a smart combination of different materials for its turntables. Even the smallest Avenger is a feast for eager material researchers. The Avengers is the name of Marvel’s...
Mark Levinson No. 5909
Of all manufacturers, Mark Levinson launches a bluetooth headphone with ANC? Can this still be high end? It definitely can – but not like you think! Hi-fi enthusiasts associate the name “Mark Levinson” with uncompromising components of the reference class....
Lumin P1
Audio and video are two different worlds, and the TV and hi-fi chain domains are incompatible – Nonsense! If there’s one thing that Lumin’s sensational P1 demonstrates, it’s that you can reach compromises without having to make compromises. Sounds confusing?...
Borresen Z5 Cryo
Or immensly powerful performance for the budget? In this case, both. Whichever way you look at them, the Børresen Z5 Cryo floorstanding loudspeakers are simply extraordinary. In recent years, the teams playing in our favorite hobby’s premier league have reached...
Stockfisch DMM Dubplate
Stockfisch Records is an audiophile label established in Germany in 1974 by owner/producer/engineer/Günter Pauler. The label has been releasing recordings on vinyl, DSD, SACD, Blu-ray and other formats and their artist roster includes Werner Lämmerhirt, David Qualley, Sara K., Allan...
FIDELITY visit to ELAC
You would be hard-pressed to find another German manufacturer with as long and eventful of a past as ELAC. We got to visit the premises in Kiel and immerse ourselves in the almost 100-year history of “Electroacustic GmbH”. I’m sure...
Little Prince
The boy is wearing a dark blue anorak, his ears warmed by a light blue headband on this obviously chilly spring day in the streets of Minneapolis. At first, he is seen bouncing up and down among a group of...
Who is Who Daluso Ed Doggen
Ed Doggen spent over 20 years working in the automotive industry before successfully applying the high quality standards from that world to his own work in the hi-fi scene. It all began in Nieuwstadt in the south of the Netherlands....
Taylor Jenkins Reid - Daisy Jones & The Six
Many a book about a historic rock band is tackled as an interview project these days. The author would interview the musicians as well as their producers, roadies, friends, family etc., then arrange their stories along various topics or the...
Adderley/Coltrane - Quintet in Chicago
Jazz is like a dense forest where it’s easy to overlook something important. Hans Jürgen Schaal points out a few highlights of jazz history we may have missed. Everyone knows the album Kind Of Blue by the Miles Davis sextet,...
Living Hour - Someday Is Today
This will get you through the winter. On their third album Someday Is Today, the Canadian quartet Living Hour from Winnipeg explores all varieties of dream pop and complements them with a mixture of undistorted and distorted guitars. Sometimes you...
Frank Zappa vs Trio Kadabra
Covering normally refers to songs being performed by other artists, but actual album covers attract their share of impersonators, too. The covered cover: Is it a witty reference, respectful homage or parody? Or is there a deeper meaning behind it?...
Cabasse Abyss
Meet the Cabasse Abyss, a connected stereo Hi-fi amplifier for total immersion in a high-resolution sound! This stereo amplifier takes its name from the maritime universe dear to Cabasse. It illustrates the mystery of the unexplored depths and contains the...
Raidho X2t loudspeaker
The New Raidho X2t is a significant new floor standing loudspeaker from Raidho. The X series at Raidho stands for eXtreme performance for the price. Of course, these are not cheap products, by any standard. But think of it this...
McIntosh MHT300 Home Theater Receiver
McIntosh launches the new MHT300. The new home theater receiver delivers blockbuster power to redefine at-home entertainment. McIntosh is proud to announce the launch of its new MHT300 Home Theater Receiver. The new model is an uncompromising 7.2 channel home...
McIntosh and Sonus Faber at the ISE 2023
McIntosh and Sonus faber are set to world debut innovative new products at ISE 2023. The two iconic Brands are to showcase their premium CI offerings, and entertain attendees with a show-stopping McIntosh/Sonus faber home theatre system that promises to...