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iPhone 5 vs. the VPI Traveler turntable

The iPhone 5 may be the star of the moment, but the VPI Traveler could stay in your life for decades.

By September 29, 2012

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Brooklyn artist inspired by audio gear

Keil Borrman's abstract paintings were conceived as an homage to the very best local hi-fi manufacturers' gear. The Audiophiliac takes a look.

By April 29, 2014

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What consumer electronics product has been made for 40 years?

Linn's iconic LP-12 turntable is celebrating its 40th anniversary; the Audiophiliac ponders the meaning of it all.

By September 29, 2013

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Brooklyn's treasure trove of used high-end audio

The Audiophiliac drops by Stereo Buyers, where they sell all vintages and types of quality audio on the Internet.

By September 4, 2013

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Poll: If digital audio is so great, why didn't it kill the LP?

Even the most die-hard LP fans concede its many flaws, so why didn't the LP fade away a few years after the CD was introduced?

By July 24, 2013

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Could the world's best turntables come from New Jersey?

The Audiophiliac dropped by the VPI turntable factory and heard a lot of great sounds.

By June 8, 2013

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The 404 1,279: Where we get Spherical bacterial (podcast)

Steve "Sphere" Guttenberg appears on another psychedelic episode of The 404, discussing why The Nation's new album sounds so terrible, a $2,500 Sony headphone from the '80s, and the dangers of "remastered" albums.

By May 31, 2013

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Made-in-Brooklyn speakers have handsome design and gorgeous sound

Even by high-end standards, DeVore Fidelity's new Orangutan 0/93 speakers rise above the fray.

By February 6, 2013

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New-to-vinyl converts talk about the joys of playing LPs

The Audiophiliac talks with a few music lovers who grew up in a mostly digital world and are just now starting to play LPs.

By January 13, 2013

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A made-in-the-U.S., audiophile-grade turntable for $150?

That's what a group of talented twentysomethings are promising on their recently launched Kickstarter project, we'll see.

By December 22, 2012