Think Piece Painting, Music And The Language Of Sound Reproduction. Jules Coleman

The following is the first of a series of think pieces on audio reproduction. This one focuses on the relationship between the language we employ in discussing and evaluating paintings and how certain terms that are important in the lexicon of the visual arts like ‘tonal pallet,’ ‘resolution’ and ‘reproduction’ can help us better understand […]

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“It’s only the music I’m interested in” – Howard Popeck wonders just how true this is

I hear this mantra / protestation rather a lot. Yes, I’m sure it’s true for some of us; but me – surely I know better, right? Over the years though I’ve concluded that most of us like the gear, the kit, just as much as we like the music. I’m no exception; I’ve bought vintage […]

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BENCHMARK MEDIA: DAC and “friends” – are we missing a trick here?

From our archives: Are we missing a trick here? First – which “we”? you, or me? Actually, both of us I think. We might both be missing a trick here. Let’s see, shall we? My experiences with the Benchmark DAC have been positive and more importantly, very positive for all of my end users. I’ve […]

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