• Fri, 23/07/2021
    Montreux Jazz Festival and BMG have announced the next instalment in The Montreux Years collection series with Marianne Faithfull: The Montreux Years and Muddy Waters: The Montreux Years to be released on Friday 27 August more
  • Tue, 20/07/2021
    Elipson Audio have announced new additions to their Chroma 400 turntable range. Designed to blend effortlessly into a traditional home environment, the new models feature a real wood veneer finish. Available in an elegant matt finish of either oak or walnut, these latest turntables are evolutions of the current model more

How To

  • Tue, 01/06/2021
    DC blockers are not a new thing but two new examples have been launched in the last month or so from mainstream brands, what gives? DC on the mains or DC offset causes transformers to vibrate and buzz, and when those transformers are large enough this buzzing becomes more

Latest Reviews

  • Thu, 22/07/2021
    Given that it is the hottest day of the year as I write this, and that I am inclined to laziness, the easiest thing for me to do would be to refer you to my review of the Copland CSA150’s less powerful sibling the CSA100 , and simply add the words ‘and more so, with bells on’. However my esteemed editor might take a dim view of such behaviour so I shall press on. 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


  • Fri, 16/07/2021
    By building a range of very fine music servers and associated products Innuos have established themselves as a major player in the streaming market, yet until now those wanting to stream direct from an Innuos Zen, Zenith or Statement have had to use a third party to do so. With the roll out of Innuos 2.0 software all that is changing and not in a subtle way, this update brings with it the company’s first control app Innuos Sense.