Event Write-ups

Empirical Audio Event – Digital Audio at its Finest

Apr 19, 2009

Yesterday, about 30 BAAS members were treated to a fine demonstration of state-of-the-art digital audio.

On center stage were the pioneering products of Steve Nugent’s Empirical Audio.

Empirical Audio to present on Saturday (4/18/09)

Apr 15, 2009

Empirical Audio will be showcasing all of ots products and demonstrating its new Overdrive DAC at our April BAAS meeting this weekend in Santa Clara,

Event: Synergistic ART System, Power Conditioner, and Cables

Mar 18, 2009

Last Saturday, we had another great event, this time featuring two technologies that would drive by-the-numbers audiophiles batty:

  • A room/acoustic treatment system consisting solely of small metal “cups”;

Belated Thanks to Cookie and Jason McGuire

Sep 23, 2008

A couple of weeks ago, we had a very successful event at the studio of Blue Coast Records in Belmont.

I think that each of us came away with a deeper understanding of the challenges and tradeoffs that recording engineers face in bringing the live event into our lives.

Pictures from Guru / Tonian Event

Aug 18, 2008

Thanks to Keith, Chris, and Carl from Bay Area Audio.

Here are some images from the event (click on pic to zoom, then hit “Back”

Head-Fi Meet on Sat, Jun 28th in San Mateo

Jun 12, 2008

If you haven’t been to a headphone get together, you’re missing something. They’re a hoot.

Head-fi.com, the very popular ‘phones web forum, is having their summer meeting in San Mateo.

Single-Driver Discography

Jun 06, 2008

Mike from Teresonic played the following at our last event:

  • The Famous Sound of three blind mice vol 1 (TBM CD 9001)
  • The group called Bassiona Amorosa and the CD I played was “Live in Der Philharmonie Berlin” but they have some other very nice recordings as a quartet and as a sextet.

‘Full-range Driver’ Event (pictoral)

Jun 01, 2008

First, let me thank Bay Area Audio (BAA) and Teresonic for their key roles in making the four-hour event a great success. BAAS looks forward to a continuing partnership with both.

Event: Focus on Single-drivers

May 26, 2008

Our BAAS event this Saturday will focus on high-efficiency, single-driver speakers partnered with “flea-powered” amps.

For those who have not had the pleasure of listening to these minimalist systems,

RR HRx Discography

Apr 01, 2008


Note: BAAS members are the first to know some of this info!


Here is the list of the music we played at the demo (I think we left out #2 on the second demo):