The Audiophiliac

Ex-movie theater projectionist Steve Guttenberg covers high-end audio news and reviews.

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A high-end headphone from Japan wows the Audiophiliac

Final Audio Design's Pandora Hope VI is the rare full-size high-end headphone that really delivers the goods plugged into phones and portable music players!

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Is LP wear a myth? Can 50-year-old records still sound great?

Is fear of record wear stopping you from getting into vinyl?

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The smartest speaker-buying tip of all

If you really love music or movies, stretch your budget to the max and buy the best speakers you can, and they'll last a long, long time.

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Amazon's super deals on some of Pioneer's best speakers

For a limited time you can get some of Pioneer's astonishingly good home theater speakers and sound bars at significantly discounted prices.

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Ear candy: Audeze improves its already great headphones

Audeze's astonishing headphones are better than ever.

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McIntosh MHA100: The Cadillac of headphone amplifiers

This big, all-American design brings out the best sound from any pair of headphones.

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Do you listen to the speakers built into your TV, tablet, or phone?

Most people aren't audiophiles and couldn't care less about sound quality. Are you one of them?

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Nine new albums that'll make your speakers sound better than ever

Despite a lot of evidence to the contrary, great-sounding music is still being made.

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The best-sounding music of 2014, so far (pictures)

The Audiophiliac picks the best of the best-sounding albums he's heard this year.

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What's the optimum number of speakers for your home theater, 1 to 34, and counting

No doubt about it, adding speakers produces superior sound envelopment, but maybe one speaker is all you need.

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Move over, Beats: Master & Dynamic's MH40 headphones win on design, sound, and build quality

The Audiophiliac checks out a new company's headphones, and they're a knockout.

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The Oppo HA-1 headphone amplifier is definitely a slam-dunk for audiophiles

The Audiophiliac checks out Oppo's stunning new headphone amplifier.

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