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Must Read Special Report: The Art of Music Listening

January 11, 2011 By Robert Archer 3 comments
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Bob Archer explores the world of high performance audio in this special publication from Electronic House. Topics include the peaceful coexistence of analog music in the digital world, the rebirth of vinyl records, tube amps and pre-amps, audiophile ear-training and speaker placement. An interview with Bon Jovi’s Richie Sambora and a “how-to” guide to selecting the right equipment are also included.

Wisdom Audio Introduces Next Level Planar Magnetic Speaker Line

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Target: World's Finest Music Rooms, Home Theaters, Professional Screening Rooms, Post-Production Facilities
 
 Wisdom Audio has just announced their state-of-the-art modular line source loudspeaker systems, the Wisdom Series LS4 and LS3. Built for the upper echelon, reference realm, they are designed for extremely high efficiency, wide dynamic range and ultimate sound quality. States Mark Glazier, Wisdom Audio President.  "We applied the cumulative planar magnetic transducer design experience of our team to create the Wisdom Series LS4 and LS3, resulting in a totally fresh concept, the most advanced speaker we ever made and, we believe, the best performing domestic speaker system available. They completely shatter all preconceptions about speaker performance and placement."


SERIO by Waterfall Audio

September 3, 2010 By Liz Palacios 12 comments
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SERIO is a new series of satellite speakers by Waterfall Audio, a company known for their use of glass for sound. SERIO was designed for both hi-fi and audio/video applications, and comes in three mounting options: on-wall, ceiling, and tabletop stand-mount.

The speakers are available in three colors: black, while and silver with matching grills. There is also an option of ‘fashion’ grills that come in orange and green.

New Products for Sooloos

August 20, 2010 By Liz Palacios 20 comments
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Meridian introduces the Media Source 600 and Sooloos Control 15

 

…More after the jump.


New Pioneer Two-Channel Audio System

August 18, 2010 By Liz Palacios 20 comments
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Pioneer Electronics has introduced their new G-Clef components, which include luxury CD players and amplifiers that provide a professional-grade listening experience at an affordable price point.

The Elite G-Clef line includes two amplifiers, the SX-A6MK2 and the SXA9MK2, as well as two CD players, the PD-D6MK2 and PD-D9MK2. Every model was inspected by an AIR Studio sound engineer to ensure the most accurate recreation of the original recording. Internal components deliver signals to create a dynamic two-channel hi-fi experience.

Sounds by Design

August 5, 2010 By Dennis Burger 28 comments
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I see a lot of new speaker designs in the course of a month as I peruse through press releases looking for new products to feature in the front section of Home Entertainment.

But it's been a long time since a loudspeaker really caught my eye and demanded my attention the way Sounds by Design's Blackmore and Elise do.

Earthquake Granite-52

July 29, 2010 By HE Staff 16 comments
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Rocking outdoors with rocks

Earthquake has announced the Granite-52 outdoor speakers.

Get your rock on.

All the info, and probably more puns, after the jump.

New Marantz... everything

July 28, 2010 By HE Staff 45 comments
New Marantz... everything

Receivers, players, separates and more.

Marantz has announced a whole host of new products ranging from high-end separates, integrated amps, networked audio players, and receivers.

All the info after the jump.

JHAudio PRO Series

July 22, 2010 By HE Staff 23 comments
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Hardcore In-ears    

If you can't stand earbuds because they never fit right, and because they don't fit they sound horrible, you're not alone.

JHAudio's new PRO Series aims to fix both of those problems... for every ear.

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