When I first heard the company name for the A-2 Integrated Amp, I thought of the Italian jazz record label that released over 350 records from the likes of Bill Dixon, Mal Waldron, and Cecil Taylor.
Of all the Darko.Audio podcasts I’ve had the pleasure to be a part of, The Real Value of Measurements is among my favorites. Why?
Here it is! The first video in a planned series: Listening in the Barn.
And now for something completely different.
When I watched the 50th Anniversary PSB video and eyed the Passif II Standmount Loudspeaker that date from 1974(!), I thought—Damn! PSB should make that speaker again! Retro-loving minds apparently think alike.
Happiness is a quiet cabinet, or so says the UK’s Q Acoustics.
Let’s have a look around the Barn, the place where I spend my days (and some nights) living with the gear I review here at Twittering Machines.
Sometimes, good things come in small packages.
Few amplifier topologies in and of themselves conjure blissful thoughts and of those rare birds that do, perhaps none bring to mind more vivid imaginings than the single-ended 300B. It is the stuff of audio legend.
The brand spankin’ new Bel Canto e.One Stream2 has arrived in Barn, fresh off the production line.
Fifty years is a long time in human time. In HiFi, its nearly forever.
Anyone in the hifi hobby, especially those who have the good sense to enjoy spinning records, know Michael Fremer. More or less.
Zu Audio’s new Union Series Speakers is comprised of three models that replace six models. The result? Simplifying choice.
I’ve long admired the products from Lumin for their aesthetic appeal that speaks to my eyes and ears.
“If you’re not having fun, you’re doing something wrong.” ― Groucho Marx