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Qobuz Officially Launches in the US

Qobuz Officially Launches in the US

After a whole lot of buzz and a good amount of time in beta testing, the new (to us in the Colonies) high-resolution streaming/download service Qobuz has officially launched in the US. This come hot on the heels of integration... Continue Reading

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Feb 01, 2019

McIntosh Introduces MTI100 Integrated Turntable

Let's face it: even those of you who love vinyl have to admit that a good turntable setup can be... Continue Reading
McIntosh Introduces MTI100 Integrated Turntable

Jan 10, 2019

New Integrated Amp and Stereo Amp Coming from TEAC

CES may be a bit of a barren wasteland these days as far as our interests go, but that doesn't... Continue Reading
New Integrated Amp and Stereo Amp Coming from TEAC

Dec 21, 2018

Parasound Introduces NewClassic 200 DAC/Pre

Parasound has introduced its latest NewClassic offering: a featured-packed two-channel DAC/pre that doesn't skimp on digital or analog connectivity, and... Continue Reading
Parasound Introduces NewClassic 200 DAC/Pre

Dec 18, 2018

New MQA Receivers and Players Announced

MQA has announced a host of MQA-enabled products, most of which fall under the umbrella of stereo receivers, but with... Continue Reading
New MQA Receivers and Players Announced

Nov 01, 2018

MOON Introduces New 110LP v2 Phono Preamp

Let's be honest with ourselves here: half the fun of vinyl is in the tactile experience and the tinkering. But... Continue Reading
MOON Introduces New 110LP v2 Phono Preamp

Oct 26, 2018

iFi audio Announces xCAN Portable Headphone Amp

iFi's new xCAN headphone amplifier promises to pack a punch, even if your headphones or earphones and notoriously hard to drive. Continue Reading
iFi audio Announces xCAN Portable Headphone Amp

Oct 23, 2018

Rock Out with Your Bookmark Out: New Book Celebrates the Crash of Drums from Appice to Peart to Van Halen

Looking for a perfect stocking stuffer for your the music-obsessed rock and roller in your life? (Or for yourself?!) This deep dive into the personal collection of author David Frangioni hits all the right beats. Continue Reading
Rock Out with Your Bookmark Out: New Book Celebrates the Crash of Drums from Appice to Peart to Van Halen

Oct 11, 2018

McIntosh Announces New MC312 Power Amplifier

The new model boasts a number of upgrades and improvements over the MC302 that it replaces. Continue Reading
McIntosh Announces New MC312 Power Amplifier

Oct 09, 2018

Mark Levinson Introduces New Integrates Amps at RMAF

This past Friday at Rocky Mountain Audio Fest in Denver, Mark Levinson introduced the first two products in its new... Continue Reading
Mark Levinson Introduces New Integrates Amps at RMAF

Oct 04, 2018

Simaudio Introduces New MOON 390 Network Player

Simaudio has announced the release of its new MOON 390 all-on-one network player, a feature packed streamer that features a... Continue Reading
Simaudio Introduces New MOON 390 Network Player

Aug 20, 2018

Mark Waldrep From AIX Records Releases A New Book On How To Get Better Sound

Audio industry veteran, record label owner, producer, recording engineer and university professor Mark Waldrep, Ph.D., announces the immediate availability of... Continue Reading
Mark Waldrep From AIX Records Releases A New Book On How To Get Better Sound

Jul 05, 2018

Cary Audio Introduces CAD-805 Reference Series Vacuum Tube Monoblock Amp

These days, it's tough to find an audio component that's been on the market for much more than a couple... Continue Reading
Cary Audio Introduces CAD-805 Reference Series Vacuum Tube Monoblock Amp

Jul 03, 2018

McIntosh Introduces MC462 Quad Balanced Power Amplifier

If you've ever looked at McIntosh's massive 450-watt MC452 and thought, "Eh, I need more headroom," have we got some good news for you. Continue Reading
McIntosh Introduces MC462 Quad Balanced Power Amplifier

Jun 16, 2018

Parasound Announces HINT 6 Integrated Amplifier

Picking up on the popular nickname for the original Halo Integrated Amplifier, Parasound has dubbed its upgraded and updated model the HINT 6. Continue Reading
Parasound Announces HINT 6 Integrated Amplifier

Jun 08, 2018

iFi audio Ships Pro iDSD DAC/Streamer

The new Pro iDSD DAC/Streamer features DSD1024 and 768 kHz PCM decoding via USB, and can be connected to wired or wirelessly to your home network for streaming. Continue Reading
iFi audio Ships Pro iDSD DAC/Streamer

May 28, 2018

Audirvana Plus for Windows 10 Coming in June

This popular streaming and local music library software, one of the few to support MQA, has only been available for Mac users until now. Continue Reading
Audirvana Plus for Windows 10 Coming in June

May 14, 2018

MQA Adds More New Partners at Munich, Expands Relationships With Others Like LG

MQA is trying to make the world of audio streaming a better-sounding place. At the recent Munich audiophile show, they... Continue Reading
MQA Adds More New Partners at Munich, Expands Relationships With Others Like LG

Mar 30, 2018

MQA Support Added to iFi Audio Products

iFi has released a firmware update that adds MQA compatibility to most of its DAC products, going back to 2013.... Continue Reading
MQA Support Added to iFi Audio Products

Mar 21, 2018

MQA Streams Live Hi-Res Music From London to Austin

MQA has announced the launch of MQA Live, which allows fans to listen to live hi-res music streams. The service... Continue Reading
MQA Streams Live Hi-Res Music From London to Austin

Feb 13, 2018

Mytek Introduces Liberty DAC/Headphone Amplifier

Mytek's latest DAC is called the Liberty, and it supports PCM up to 32-bit/384-kHz and DSD up to 256. Built... Continue Reading
Mytek Introduces Liberty DAC/Headphone Amplifier

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