David’s New Toy(s) – ACA Amp Camp 1.8 Class A Amplifiers

Mar 23, 2022



You may have read the title of this New Toys blurb and thought to yourself, Amp Camp.  Sounds like DIY. 

Gregory Goes Shunyata Research Window Shopping at Home.

Feb 25, 2022

I have long been impressed with the power distribution products from Shunyata Research that I have heard in others’ systems and the ones I own.  One of the things that has always impressed me about Shunyata Research is that their entry level products have a serious level of trickle down from their high end products.  

Active Crossovers – Following the Linkwitz path, by Larry Deniston

Jan 27, 2022

As I indicated in my write-up about the Spatial Audio M5 Sapphire speakers, I was very impressed with the Linkwitz open baffle speaker design, but was looking for a simpler solution. 

Pro-Ject CD Box RS2 T CD Transport, by Larry Deniston

Oct 23, 2021

For those of you who still have their CD collection and want to get the most out of your Redbook CDs, the Pro-Ject CD Box RS2 T (https://pro-jectusa.com/product/cd-box-rs2t/) is a great sounding transport for you to consider. 

LSA Voyager GaN 350 Stereo Amplifier Review, by Larry Deniston

Sep 27, 2021

The Living Sounds Audio (LSA) Voyager GaN 350 is a class D stereo amplifier with Gallium Nitride (GaN) FET output transistors.  It’s rated at 350 watts into 8 ohms, 500 watts into 4 ohms and “2 ohms stable” (not sure exactly what that means?).  

High Fidelity Nano Particle Solution NPS-1260 Contact Enhancer

Sep 23, 2021

The Secret Sauce?  A review of High Fidelity NanoParticle Solution NPS-1260 Contact Enhancer, By David Holzman

I have been a happy user of High Fidelity Cables and power cords since they first came to visit our club 4 years or so ago. 

Jay Valancy’s unbeatably priced Cambridge Audio EVO 75 All-In-One Player

Aug 10, 2021


As the years go by, I have become more and more attracted to my personally modified version of Occam’s Razor: the simplest way is the best way.

ZEN Stream from iFi Audio, by David Snyder

Jul 30, 2021

David Snyder blogs about his latest price-friendly streamer!

ZEN for Streaming

The Iconoclast SPTPC Speaker Cable Review by Alón

May 16, 2021

You Don’t Know What You’ve Been Missing Until You Hear It

If you’ve been an audiophile for, say, at least a week, you’ve no-doubt read many reports from reviewers about their experience of being shocked,

New Toy – Spiral Groove SG 2.2 by Larry Deniston

Jan 06, 2021

Well, doing as I do, several months ago while enjoying listening to my system, I was also thinking about the next upgrade. Where’s the weak link in the current system?