News

  • Wed, 29/10/2014
    Chinese consumer electronics company GoerTek Inc has bought majority shares in Danish loudspeaker company Dynaudio. The 35 year old company will retain founder and minority shareholder Wilfried Ehrenholz (above) who is naturally pleased that his legacy will be continued. He commented ”GoerTek is the ideal partner to guide Dynaudio into a prospering future.read more
  • Tue, 28/10/2014
    Norwegian streaming service Tidal goes live in the UK today. With a library of over 25 million tracks alongside music videos, editorial articles, features and interviews it hopes to woo the sound quality conscious away from Spotify and its ilk. With Android, iOS and PC/Mac platforms plus support from “all the major labels” it hopes to make an impact on the ‘hi-res’ market opened up by Quboz earlier in the year.read more

How To

  • Mon, 20/10/2014
    It would seem that iFi and Chord Electronics were ahead of the game when they released their respective Nano iDSD and Hugo hi-res portable DACs last season. Japan and latterly the US and Europe are seeing new, hi-res portable DAC/amps appear on the market on an almost weekly basis.read more

Latest Reviews

  • Fri, 31/10/2014
    The waiting is over, a classic Japanese cartridge is back in full production after a twenty year hiatus. René finds out that it more than lives up to the brand’s reputation? read more

Show Report

  • October, 2014
    Make your own records to a higher standard than Neil Young and Jack White with Le Discographe vinyl cutting lathe by Le Dauphin (1930- 1948). This beast is Mullard TY5-3000 transmitter valve from www.valve-museum.org More typical of Audiojumble... read more

Features

  • Mon, 27/10/2014
    JASON KENNEDY VISITS THE HASTINGS HOME OF MUSIC FIRST AUDIO AND FINDS A SMALL BUT PERFECTLY FORMED COMPANY THAT HAS BEEN AROUND LONGER THAN YOU THINK.