Results of 2014 Member Survey

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SUMMARY RESULTS of SFAS 2014 MEMBER SURVEY By Dan Rubin ABOUT THE SURVEY Invitation and link to survey mailed to all membership on October 30, 2014 Follow up to non-respondents on […]

Our DAC Shoot-Out Event Report

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DAC Shootout Event By Dan Rubin     In the member survey we conducted at end the end of last year, DACs was the most-requested product category for product comparison. […]

SFAS & SFJazz in Stereophile!

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This is so exciting. Only minutes ago, Jason Victor Serinus’s article on the SFAS/SFJazz collaboration was posted on Stereophile.com! Click on the image of our logos to read the article […]

Is This The Future of Vacuum Tubes?

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This is very exciting: A few days ago, at the 2015 National Association of Music Merchants show in Southern California (NAMM) , Korg and Noritake introduced the Nutube, a new miniaturized and high performance vacuum tube. It is […]

Alón’s Video Vault: MBL

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This MBL promotional Video is just great. A very classy and entertaining way of delivering the message that with very high resolution audio systems, you’ll hear details you simply cannot […]

How Loudspeakers Work

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This may be the best visual animated representation of the (amazing) process of re-creating music with, in this example, cone speakers. This is a great learning tool for those new […]

Alón’s Video Vault

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This Science and Music theme seems to be showing up a lot lately – this time, using actual music. This musical Science Experiment is for real, no special effects are used […]

Event Attendees Respond!

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Here are some excerpts of responses from SFAS members who attended Audio Day in Wine Country: First of all, one couldn’t help but be impressed by the enthusiasm of our […]

In Memorium: Harry Pearson

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Arguably one of the founding fathers of high-end audio Harry Pearson passed away a few days ago. If you’ve been an audiophile for a few decades, there is little chance […]

Organizing A Computer-Based Audio Library

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Hello All, I almost called this new program of expert guest bloggers, The SFAS Guestperts Series – so obviously, I need some better sounding name suggestions! Please submit your ideas in a comment below. For […]

Alón’s Video Vault: Water and Sound

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Some things in life are just fascinating. This is a relatively simple experiment showing the behavior of regular tap water when introduced to a certain audio frequency. This makes me want […]

The Future of Music Videos?

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You must experience this… recording artist Beck has proven that he is, in fact, the center of the musical Universe. However, this time, he surrounds his omnipotent self with almost 180 […]