Category: Speakers

Vanguard Caldera 10″ Power Active Compact Subwoofer by Greg Voth

April 2, 2024

  My early years as an illustrator found me in modest accommodations, perfect for smaller speakers, like Spica TC-50s and 60s. In those small NYC apartments, I learned to prize musicality over bombastic leanings. When [Read More]

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]

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]

Vera-Link Wireless Amplifiers by Greg Voth

September 17, 2023

  I just love this time of the year! I received delivery of a 4 TB SSD drive to expand my newly acquired 32-bit Memory Player’s library in the best way possible, a pair of [Read More]

Vivid Audio KAYA 90 Loudspeakers by Bill Wells

August 26, 2023

Dropping in at the GTT Audio exhibit during the April 2023 AXONA North America Show, I had an opportunity to visit with both Dick Diamond and Bill Parish. In their main listening room, they showcased [Read More]

NSMT Loudspeakers The System Two – Clairvoyant Monitor and SUB-DUO active bandpass subwoofer By Terry London

August 22, 2023

Three years ago, I placed the NSMT Loudspeakers Model 100 floor-standing speaker on The Stereo Times “Most Wanted Components of the Decade List.” I originally reviewed the Model 100 for the Six Moons website and [Read More]

Analysis Audio Epsilon Loudspeaker by Terry London

July 24, 2023

I had a seventeen-year run using big planar speakers in my reference system. These electrostatic or planar-magnetic dipoles (equal sound radiated from the front and back) were “tricked out” with custom stands and external active [Read More]

JERN® 14EH loudspeaker and MJ Acoustics Ref I Mk4 subwoofer by Greg Voth

July 24, 2023

    “Wow. Heavy.” My first thought as I removed each JERN® 14EH cast iron speaker from its box. At nearly 30 lbs. each, the 14EH’s made an early impression. Our loft is large and [Read More]

Philharmonic Audio BMR Tower loudspeakers by Terry London

July 23, 2023

  This review on the Philharmonic Audio BMR Tower speaker, which retails for $3,900, was inspired by many of my readers who sent numerous emails requesting that I would do a review on the company’s [Read More]

Acelec Model One Loudspeakers by David Abramson

April 4, 2023

  “Man these things are heavy!” was my first thought when the UPS guy delivered them. He agreed. “Gotta be good speakers, right?” My UPS guy knows. In audio, everyone knows heavy=good. I felt reassured. There [Read More]

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