Doing the right thing

We wouldn’t need laws if everyone did the right thing. Unfortunately, people justify all kinds of behavior that’s socially unacceptable: greed, selfishness, every-man-for-himself, self-aggrandizing at the expense of others. We make laws and rules to even the playing field—then those same people spend their days figuring out how to work around them. An endless circular battle that benefits […]

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High end video tour

Paul McGowan Last week was the AXPONA high-end audio show in Schaumburg, a suburb of Chicago. PS Audio was there as well as hundreds of other manufacturers. As always, I had my trusty video camera at the ready and produced a 17-minute video tour with interviews of manufacturers and views of the show and rooms. […]

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PS AUDIO: The Man Cave

Paul McGowan: A fellow manufacturer dropped me a note recently in response to one of my posts regarding the declining acceptance of high-end audio in the home. He writes: “Audio-as-a-destination-activity is the enemy of the rest of the household. It takes both money and the listener away from the family. Home Theater is a friend […]

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FIDELITY RESEARCH: FR-64S – merely nostalgia without substance these days?

Any users of this arm on the wam? Have a chance of buying one and my armboard on my sp10 is already cut for one. currently wanting to cut an armboard for sme V which would be best? MORE Also https://www.facebook.com/groups/581515375550854/ Also ….. Please click HERE for the UK’s most comprehensive directory of vintage record […]

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JBL: 4338. Recent images

Also ….. A lot of information on vintage JBL equipment can be found at the following Facebook group https://www.facebook.com/groups/JBLALTEC/permalink/844140395770562/?comment_id=844192352432033&notif_id=1517571314044054&notif_t=group_comment&ref=notif   Also ….. Please click HERE for the UK’s most comprehensive directory of vintage record stores Also ….. Please click HERE to access the entire VINTAGE archive

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PS AUDIO: What’s wrong with the status quo?

Paul McGowan: Yesterday’s post suggested the perceived shift away from high-end audio was not what it appears. That, in fact, it is a shift away from spending family resources on isolating the audio system – not the lack of desire for high-performance. We now have entire generations of music lovers who want music throughout the […]

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SUGDEN: A21SE Stage Two Phono Amplifier

They say ….. There are two dedicated phono amplifiers in the Sugden range and both are borne from our passion for vinyl. The Stage Two offers exceptional value for money with facilities to cater for both MM and MC cartridges. The design is a two box system separating the power supply from the amplifier. The […]

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