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Musical Innovator and Guitarist Les Paul Dead at 94

Musical Innovator and Guitarist Les Paul Dead at 94

By Jerry Del Colliano

 

The world of luthiers - that is, makers of guitars - lost a giant with the passing of Les Paul, whose instruments have brought glory to their players. Paul, who was famous as a jazz guitarist in addition to his skill as a guitar-maker, died at the age of ninety-four. Read More

 
Going Direct - The Gold Rush in Today's Specialty Audio-Video Business Has a New Set Of Rules

Going Direct - The Gold Rush in Today's Specialty Audio-Video Business Has a New Set Of Rules

By Jerry Del Colliano

 

HomeTheaterReview.com's publisher/editor Jerry Del Colliano talks about how the world of selling has changed, particularly when it comes to selling specialty audio/video products to spending-wary consumers in the new economic climate. Read More

 
Home Theater Review Improves On-site Search Functionality

Home Theater Review Improves On-site Search Functionality

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

After only one year in business, Home Theater Review has 130,000 monthly readers. The publication aims to better serve these readers, and attract more of them, by improving the functionality of the HomeTheaterReview.com home website. Read More

 
Winning and Losing In Las Vegas - Why The AV Business Desperately Needs More Consumer Demand

Winning and Losing In Las Vegas - Why The AV Business Desperately Needs More Consumer Demand

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

Okay, we all know the economy has trouble. But instead of working together to get consumers to buy products, it seems that all too often, audio/video manufacturers and dealers have an adversarial relationship, rather than a cooperative one that would benefit both. Read More

 
Home Theater Review Celebrates Its First Year With 128,500 Monthly Readers in July 2009

Home Theater Review Celebrates Its First Year With 128,500 Monthly Readers in July 2009

By Jerry Del Colliano

 

Happy Birthday to us! HomeTheaterReview.com turned a year old in July 2009, with 128,5000 monthly readers as part of the family buoyed by the site's reporting in the areas of audio, video, equipment, installation, automation and much more. Read More

 
The Lost Art of The High End Audio-Video Demo

The Lost Art of The High End Audio-Video Demo

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

As retailers should know (though some seem strangely unaware), there's a lot to be gained from giving the customer a hands-on, eyes open, ears tuned experience with the product, especially when the item in question is a piece of high-end audio/video merchandise. Read More

 
The 10 Best Up-and-Coming Companies In Audio-Video

The 10 Best Up-and-Coming Companies In Audio-Video

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

With a lot of AV firms begging off from display engagements, shrinking or vanishing altogether, HomeTheaterReview.com is here to bring some good news about ten audio/video firms that you may not have heard much about in the past, but you'll probably hear about a lot in the future. Read More

 
3D Is Exciting But Not Appropriate For All Films

3D Is Exciting But Not Appropriate For All Films

By Andrew Robinson

 

Yes, 3D is sweeping the film world off its feet these days and all of Hollywood is talking about it. But the fact remains, although the technology has a lot of potential to take films to another level, there are some films that really wouldn't benefit from the use of 3D. Read More

 
What Would You Pay To

What Would You Pay To "Day-and-Date" Download a First Run Movie in HD?

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

The question in the headline of this article is a good one, with theatrical exhibitors and the studios drawing possible battle lines on either side of it. Studios are wondering if this may be a profitable new venue for new releases, while theatre owners are staunchly opposed. Read More

 
An Inside Look at Michael Jackson's $100,000 A Month Rental Including His Home Theater

An Inside Look at Michael Jackson's $100,000 A Month Rental Including His Home Theater

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

Take an exclusive look at the King of Pop's Holmby Hills digs including a lush home theater - screening room. Before his untimely death, he was living in style (right down the street from the Playboy Mansion) including the best in the world of home theater. Read More