News

  • Thu, 26/03/2015
    Denon has a new wireless noise cancelling headphone in its Globe Cruiser series. The AH-GC20 Wireless Noise Cancelling Headphone is expected to available beginning in April for $399.00 MSRP. Equipped with 40mm professionally tuned drivers, the AH-GC20 benefits from Denon's many years of studio and professional headphone expertise.read more
  • Fri, 20/03/2015
    Stainless steel Astell & Kern AK240, the world's stealthiest high resolution player just got sexier. Yours for £2,499.   read more

How To

  • Tue, 17/03/2015
    Linn is rolling out its Space Optimisation software for a range of third party loudspeakers. This room optimisation tech was released with the Exakt system last year and is now incorporated in Linn’s full range of DS and DSM streamers.read more

Latest Reviews

  • Thu, 19/03/2015
    I don’t know about you but Elipson’s spherical Planet loudspeakers are among the most attractive in the business, the timeless geometric design has been in production for decades and deservedly so. I guess it was inevitable that one day they would come to the conclusion that some matching electronics might not be such a bad idea. Quite possibly this is not the first time, surely there was a spherical music centre back in the day, with a turntable? read more

Show Report

  • February, 2015
    Astell & Kern AK500A&K’s first venture beyond portable players is the stealthily styled AK500, a high resolution streamer/server/ripper/preamp that runs on a battery power supply, with a mains connection to keep it topped up. It can be... read more

Features

  • Mon, 09/03/2015
    Last week I was honoured by a visit from Rega’s namesake and founder Roy Gandy. Rumours had been circulating that the long awaited Naiad turntable is as good as a turntable could possibly be and I could wait no longer. So I asked if I could hear it and was surprised when he offered to come to me, but this meant that I could get a far better idea of its capabilities, so I got the Hoover out.