“A rich man is nothing but a poor man with money.” W. C. Fields
Is there anything cornier than sharing the fact that certain music makes us cry?
Live in the moment. Be kind. Sometimes the simplest of notions are the most difficult to maintain and 2020 was a stress test for every caring human being.
The $99.99 Bolt DAC/Headphone Amp from Helm Audio is certainly the slimmest dongle DAC to arrive in-Barn of late, giving it the appearance of a dongle without a DAC!
I included a ruler in the picture of the Clones Audio 25iRX Integrated Amplifier ($1975) so you can appreciate its atypical size and lovely proportions.
If you love albums as journeys, or journeys as albums, composer and classically trained keyboardist Sarah Davachi’s Cantus, Descant was made for you.
Something familiar (looking*) this way comes.
Just in time for the Holidays — Twittering Machines Merch!
The world of dongle-DACs is exploding!
Is your favorite DAC lacking? Do you have the itch to stream without throwing out the DAC with the bath water?
A marriage made in ultra-lux heaven.
I was reminded of how much I love Hannah Read as Lomelda’s Hannah when it appeared on a number of Best of 2020 lists. It should have been on mine.
The experience of file-based playback, whether serving or streaming, lives and dies by the app. In 2015, the killer app arrived to save us from Computer Audio.