News

  • Tue, 04/05/2021
    Derek Gilligan of Kudos Audio and celebrated Norwegian jazz pianist Tord Gustavsen have announced a collaboration to celebrate International Jazz Day's 10th anniversary. It's a simple collaboration based on mutual admiration and needs.read more
  • Tue, 04/05/2021
    Auralic has launched the Altair G2.1, a comprehensively featured streamer/DAC, developed to accept both digital and analogue sources. The Altair G2.1 is the first time the Altair concept has been elevated into Auralic’s range topping G2.1 series, combining extensive features with high quality performance. Altair G2.1, like its G1 counterpart, provides every function and feature in one compact, ultra-quiet box, in line with the G2.1 ethos. read more

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Latest Reviews

  • Tue, 04/05/2021
    It has taken a few years for streaming audio enthusiasts to wake up to the importance of the network switch but ever since Melco released the S100 in 2019 this fact has begun to seep out and is gaining momentum. Last year Innuos unveiled their entry in this market the PhoenixNet yet before then a company in Denmark which specialises in power conditioners and cables had released not one but four very serious switches. read more

Show Report

  • February, 2020
    Rajiv Dave (top) of Chord Electronics explained a little more about the 2go portable streamer (£995) and 2yu DAC adaptor (£450) that were released just before the show. Dave formally worked with the BBC on their digital tech in the nineties,... read more

Features

  • Mon, 21/12/2020
    The audio world lost one of its leading lights last week when my dear old friend Tim de Paravicini succumbed to the liver cancer that he had been fighting for several months (with great good humour and optimism). Few who met Tim will forget his startlingly larger-than-life personality and the sheer vigour with which he attacked any problem from audio electronics design (his 'day job') to lawnmower repairs to reading a badly typeset Christmas menu in poor light.