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The Audiophiliac

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

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Is it possible to record the world's best-sounding music without a mountain of gear?

Todd Garfinkle's company, MA Recordings, makes astonishing-sounding albums of brilliant music with not much more than a pair of microphones and a recorder.

By September 13, 2014

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US-made headphone delivers great bass and style

Hand-crafted in Portland, Ore., the 1964 Ears V8 in-ear headphone is a more affordable alternative to the leading brands' high-end models.

By April 16, 2014

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On becoming an audiophile

The Audiophiliac talks with fellow sound-lover Beau R. about how he fell in love with the sound of music.

By November 13, 2013

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SteamOS launch only hours away

SteamOS, Valve's new gaming-focused Linux distribution, is set to be released for enthusiasts to download within hours.

By December 12, 2013

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Advancing the state of the art for in-ear headphones, at a lower price

The 1964 Ears V6-Stage is a tour de force of in-ear headphone design, and they're hand-crafted in Portland, Ore.

By September 28, 2013

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Magico Ultimate: The ultimate $600,000 speaker for the .001 percent

This speaker is so exclusive no U.S. dealer has a pair on display!

By August 3, 2013

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Wowed by the Woo WA7 headphone amplifier

The Audiophiliac auditions the latest amp from the NYC-based manufacturer.

By January 23, 2013

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The best in-ear headphone in the world: The FitEar ToGo 334

Made in Japan in limited quantities, the FitEar ToGo 334 is an astonishing achievement. It's the best there is.

By August 5, 2012

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The 404 1,088: Where we get the short end of the shtick (podcast)

Where was Gandalf at last night's Macy's Fourth of July fireworks show last night? Jeff lets off steam about the lack of advancements in pyrotechnics, but at least we weren't in San Diego! Also on today's show: Dummy interns tweet-talking coworkers, demographics on social networks, and fan-made 404 shirt show-and-tell!

By July 5, 2012

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High-end audio sounds great, lasts decades

Today's AV receivers go out of date in a few years, but Audio Research's made in the U.S. tube amplifiers provide decades of great sound!

By September 18, 2011