They're not the cheapest by any stretch, but here are the best-sounding audio products of the year.
Mark Fleischmann's recently revised book, "Practical Home Theater: A Guide to Audio and Video Systems" (268 pages, $19.95) is chock full of useful information.
Decades in the making, Neil Young's much anticipated "Archives, Vol. 1: 1963-1972" box set is here. Was it worth the wait?