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Vanguard Scout monitors – “the $299/pr Miracle Mini Monitor” by Greg Voth

February 15, 2024

  I love the accuracy of a small speaker. In the 1980s and 1990s, I owned and loved both the Spica TC-50 and TC-60, and the ported TC-60 satisfied me through the 1990s and into [Read More]

Stereo Times’ Most Wanted 2023

January 18, 2024

        Aric Audio Super 6SN7 Linestage ($3,995/reviewed here):  Being Aric Kimball and Aric Audio in high-end audio is akin to being David in a world filled with Goliaths. Aric Audio’s Super 6SN7 [Read More]

Vivid Audio Giya 3 Series 2 Loudspeakers by Bill Wells

January 16, 2024

Not having fully recovered from my most recent and very positive experience of auditioning, evaluating, and ultimately reviewing the truly outstanding Vivid Audio Kaya 90 loudspeakers (reviewed here), I now have the good fortune to [Read More]

DR Acoustics Polynice Power Management/Virtual Ground System by Greg Voth  

January 11, 2024

      My power conditioner of choice over the two years has been the Puritan Audio PSM156. I’ve been consistently taken with how well this unit performs, so swapping the PSM156 for the Polynice [Read More]

VBH-1 Vibration Reduction Feet – Vera-Fi Audio by Greg Voth  

January 11, 2024

  I’ve been eagerly awaiting the arrival of the VBH-1 Vibration Reduction Feet since I was first made aware of their development through Vera-Fi Audio’s Facebook posts. It was apparent that the company’s Mark Schifter [Read More]

Audio Mirror WAVE tube preamplifier By Terry London

January 11, 2024

In 2020, I reviewed the Audio Mirror Tubadour III SE DAC (reviewed here). It was stellar in its performance, competing with DACs that cost twice as much and was exceptionally well built using very high-quality [Read More]

Lateral Audio – Arena APX Isolation Devices (Disks) by Terry London

December 15, 2023

    I have heard many positive comments in the last couple of years regarding Lateral Audio, a UK audio stand manufacturer that offers excellent performance at very reasonable prices. Recently, they came out with [Read More]

JCAT USB XE with Clock by Rob Dockery

December 1, 2023

Throughout my audio journey, I have been enthralled by the impact of the source on overall sound quality. Just four short years ago, I was scouring the market for a new set of speakers since [Read More]


November 27, 2023

  BACKGROUND For the last several years, the changes in my system have all been attributed, in one way or another, to tweaking! I have not changed components or loudspeakers, but I have changed speaker [Read More]

Marigo Audio Lab Orpheus E3 Isolation Feet and SD-41/SD-31 SuperDots by Mike Girardi

November 21, 2023

      My first experience with a Marigo Audio Lab was their CD mat in 2005 when I had the TacT Audio electronics, Escalante Design Pinyon loudspeakers, and a pair of Uinta subwoofers. The [Read More]

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