This past summer, a friend and accomplished jazz bassist, John Hébert, and I, paid a visit to the home of fellow audiophile John Jonczyk...

Oyaide Elec. Co, LTD hails from Japan, originally established in 1952, making affordable esoterica for the audiophile in all of us....

remember reading somewhere a particular French amplifier being described as one which you don’t just buy, but one which you have a love affair with. 

A few months ago I was fiddling with the headshell on my Jelco SA-750DB tonearm, which contained my trusty, if long in the tooth, Audio Technica OC9/II cartridge...

A few years ago I reviewed the HiFiMAN HE-400 and HE-500 headphones, designed by HiFiMAN Founder Dr. Fang Bian, and found them to perform very well and beyond their price categories...

When I first reviewed the Thrax Dionysos preamplifier back in early 2014, Rumen Artaski chief designer of Thrax Audio told me that he had been working on a new loudspeaker...

For quite some time now, I’ve been on a journey seeking a replacement for my long-time reference Piega C-10 Limited loudspeakers...

I was having an animated conversation with my wife and one of my audio buddies, Derek Kim, about the amplifiers I’ve reviewed...


H-CAT DF100 MK IV and High Fidelity Pro cables: A follow-up

  This is a review of two upgrades that really, at...

Decware Zen Mystery amplifier

I was having an animated conversation with my wife and...

Stereo Maraschino amplifier

This past summer, a friend and accomplished jazz bassist, John...

Kharma Elegance dB7 Signature Loudspeakers

Singing In Elegant Musical Colors For quite some time now, I’ve...

SILBATONE RP-300 POWER AMPLIFIER

  Ah, the 300B. Legendary. Unrivalled. Western Electric at their best....

HiFiMAN Edition X V2 Headphones

  A few years ago I reviewed the HiFiMAN HE-400 and...

J.C.Verdier La Nouvelle Platine Turntable

      I remember reading somewhere a particular French amplifier being desc...

Audio Technica OC9/III MC Phono Cartridge

    That Smell? Disaster On The Wind A few months ago I...

Archeer AH07 Bluetooth Headphones

  When Clement Perry suggested that I review Archeer AH07 Wireless...

Oyaide Tunami series cables

  Oyaide Elec. Co, LTD hails from Japan, originally established in...

Bybee Active Room Neutralizers

    My original review of Jack Bybee's Room Neutralizers (here) goes...

Thrax Audio Lyra Monitor loudspeakers

When I first reviewed the Thrax Dionysos preamplifier back in...

2016 GUANGZHOU AV FAIR SHOW REPORT

Spread over two venues situated side by side (viz the...

Singapore International Sound and Sight Exhibition 2016

Fifteen years ago, when our esteemed publisher Clement Perry was...

Perla Audio Righello Monoblocks

    I first learned of Perla Audio in Don Schaulis’ Stereotimes...

EnKlein David Cables

Two years back, while reviewing the Thrax Spartacus mono amps...

New Audio Frontiers Supreme 300B Special Edition Integrated Amplifier

  The name says "New" but in fact New Audio Frontiers...

Noble 4 In-Ear Monitor headphones

  While professional musicians look to Ultimate Ears, Westone and Jerry...

Vermeer Audio TWO DAC/PRE Follow-up

  Follow-Up: I was quite flattered when Stereo Times publisher, Clement...

Caintuck Audio Betsy Open-Baffle Loudspeakers

    Recently, Mick W, one of my audiophile friends in a...

Pre Audio ASP-1501 Turntable

  Ever since the advent of the vinyl record, mankind has...

JICO RECORD BRUSH SYSTEM

  Over the last year or so, I have seen much...

CAD GC1 Ground Control

  I’ll come right out and say it: I did not...

Lawrence Audio Double Bass Speakers

  I have long been a fan of Lawrence Audio speakers....

Kemp Elektroniks MAXiiMus P16 Shunt Conditioner

Ron Kemp, a consummate tweaker, founded Kemp Elektroniks in 1999...

Arcam irDAC ll DAC Streamer

  Arcam, headquartered in Cambridge, UK, one of the long-established and...

SOtM sHP-100 DAC and Headphone Amplifier

  Introduction This is my first personal experience with SOtM products. Although...

Creation Ultimate series cables

Another cable review? "Nope and not interested" was my initial...

Verastarr Grand Illusion – Statement, Signature Series II

    BACKDROP & PERSPECTIVES In my journey over many, many years of...

Meitner MA-2 Playback System

This past winter I was given an opportunity to review...