News

  • Wed, 25/02/2015
    New turntables from SME are almost as scarce as solar eclipses, and even then you have to be on your toes to catch their arrival, but low there is now a Model 15. SME describe it as ‘the ultimate in recovery vehicle’ on the premise that it allows the cartridge to retrieve the last nth of recorded material from the vinyl disc. Inspiration comes from the Model 10 but the suspension is clearly derived from the Model 20/3, as is the power supply.read more
  • Wed, 18/02/2015
    Until now, the mighty Titan 88 has held its own as Kudos Audio’s flagship loudspeaker - and for good reason. Designed without compromise to be the clearest, most coherent and musically engaging loudspeaker the company had ever created, the Titan 88 was the embodiment of all of Kudos’ design ideals combined into one package.read more

How To

  • Tue, 18/11/2014
    In 1983 Peter Lyngdorf founded DALI, the Danish Audiophile Loudspeaker Industry, to supply the Audionord Group in Scandinavia with its own brand of loudspeakers. After few years they moved to a small town called Norager where the factory is based today.read more

Latest Reviews

  • Mon, 09/02/2015
    Dutch DAC specialist Metrum Acoustics has always been at the forefront of digital technology, but with its latest creation it has re-written the rules of digital to analogue conversion so comprehensively that René had no choice but to buy one. read more

Show Report

  • February, 2015
    February is the time to dig out the classics and take them down to Tonbridge for John Howes' legendary Audiojumble. This year's event saw a record number of stalls and a lot of enthusiasts crowding the event to find bargains and classics. It was as... read more

Features

  • Thu, 11/12/2014
    Have you ever noticed that your system sounds better later in the evening, that it becomes more revealing and effortless ‘round about midnight’? If so you may have wondered why and you wouldn’t be the first. There are a number of possible causes, the most often cited being that most people turn off their TVs and other electric devices later in the evening, so there is less demand and less noise being injected onto the mains.