USB turntables sound like crap, make lousy-sounding files, and worse yet, almost no one uses them to play records.
True, the NAD C 316BEE integrated amp isn't exactly feature-laden, and it's rated at a mere 40 watts per channel, but it sounds sweet!
Brick-and-mortar audio and home theater shops have been on the wane, but Northcoast Audio in Eureka, Calif., is bucking the trend.
Audiophile cables can go for a lot of money. Do they make a difference?
Good hi-fi sales people are hard to find. But if you still have a hi-fi shop in your town, you might get lucky...
The Zu Essence is a full-on rethink of the speaker company's sound. Based in Ogden, Utah, Zu Audio is fast developing a reputation among the audio cognoscenti.
Let's face it, a high-end audio system makes about as much sense as a 425 horsepower muscle car. You got a problem with that?
The Audiophiliac's take on the Wadia 170i Transport iPod "dock."
John Curl once worked his magic on the Dead and on Jefferson Airplane. Now he's finished work on an all-new Halo Series JC 2 stereo preamplifier.