Album Picks

Recording Bloopers on Famous Albums

Feb 23, 2017

Do you listen deeply into your music? If you have one of the albums on this list, did you notice these recording anomalies  or mistakes?

David’s Analogology: Recommended LP

Dec 01, 2016

David Hicks’s Analog Record Review (full):

I was originally going to recommend one of my latest acquisitions, a Ralph Towner LP that I picked up over Thanksgiving week at a used record store in Ft Bragg.

Analogology: Stories from the Vinyl Frontier~ by David Hicks

Oct 27, 2016

Episode 1: A Joyful Noise ~ by David Hicks

My album recommendation for the month of November 2016 is one that first appeared in my home via the US Mail at the beginning of August.

Recommended Music

Jul 20, 2016

In case you missed the last newsletter, I started a monthly column with music selections from our leadership team. The idea was to start a conversation between us all where we can share our favorite music.

Audiophile Music Reviews and Stories

May 27, 2014

http://www.stereophile.com/content/show-newport-beach-starts-friday-0

(This is what will occupy all my time for the next 7 or 8 days)
No sooner has the Munich Show ended than T.H.E.

How to Describe Sound Quality (Audiophile 101)

Nov 25, 2012

The illustration below (source unknown) provides some pointers on how to be more exact with your audiophile jargon.

As a very course mnemonic,

OK, I’m hooked…on Black Dub

Feb 17, 2011

Black Dub is a relatively new musical collaboration brought together by accomplished producer Daniel Lanois (think Joshua Tree). The result is a Simply Red-esque powerhouse of New Orleans soul,

Silverman’s Mastery of Beethoven Continues

Sep 23, 2010

– Guest Post by Ori Mizrahi-Shalom –

A week after the first solo concert, Robert Silverman played the second evening of Beethoven sonatas.

Silverman Masterful in Audio High Concert Series

Sep 14, 2010

— Guest Post by Ori Mizrahi-Shalom —

Background.  Many of us know pianist Robert Silverman through the Stereophile CD projects. In those,

Jimi Hendrix: He REALLY was that good!

Aug 16, 2010

It’s been 40 years since Jimi left us.

Understandably, the anniversary caused a bunch of press.

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