News

  • Wed, 24/04/2019
    AudioSolutions is to finalize its portfolio with the Virtuoso series which founder Gediminas Gaidelis describes as the missing link between the Figaro series and Vantage 5thanniversary speaker series. Virtuoso is a  3-way system with two 7.5” bass drivers, 6.5” mid driver and 1.2” tweeter that’s available in a range of high gloss and metallic finishes. read more
  • Wed, 24/04/2019
    Two and a half grand for 42 kilos of high sensitivity loudspeaker looks interesting, especially as it comes from France’s revitalized Elipson brand. The new Prestige Facet 34F has twin 10 inch bass drivers in a three-way reflex floorstanding cabinet with a claimed sensitivity of 94dB at six Ohms, making it potentially tube/valve amp friendly. This is what Elipson says about the new model:read more

How To

  • Wed, 17/04/2019
    When I first met Theo Stack of Stack Audio at the Bristol HiFi Show in 2018, he discussed his ideas for building after-market parts for Linn LP12 owners who wanted to upgrade their turntables. In the year that followed he has worked hard to deliver on that plan.read more

Latest Reviews

  • Thu, 25/04/2019
    I have to say that I rather like the vintage B&O turntable that Sonus faber have chosen for the video that heads up their page for the Sonetto range, it’s a beauty. Probably doesn’t do justice to the loudspeakers but aesthetics count, especially if you’re Italian. The Sonetto range is a good example of this, very elegant loudspeakers in a classic lute shaped section with a sleek piano black finish on our sample. read more

Show Report

  • February, 2019
    We didn’t manage to get to Bristol for the first time since 1988 but that’s no reason not to report on some of the highlights of this always entertaining event. No longer dubbed Sound & Vision but not entirely devoid of home cinema the event was... read more

Features

  • Fri, 12/04/2019
    Living Voice is celebrating their 25thanniversary and have created a special R25 edition of the Auditorium model to mark the occasion. I caught up with founder and designer Kevin Scott late last year to find out a bit more about the brand’s journey from the first Air Partner to the incredible Vox series of horn speakers that put Living Voice on the high end map. JK: What was your first speaker?