Do Looks Matter as Much as Sonics?

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When I first saw the KEF Blade on the cover of The Absolute Sound, I almost started laughing....

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Do You Need Brian Eno’s Film Music 1976 – 2020 On Vinyl?

Audiophile, Audiophile Music, Audiophile News, Vinyl

I have been listening to Brian Eno’s music for a long long time now, first getting into his music...

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Vinyl Moon Record Club Curates Multi-artist Mixtape Listening Experiences

Audiophile, Audiophile Music, Audiophile News, Vinyl

I have long loved sampler albums and I’m happy to have learned in recent years that the form...

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Nickel Creek Live at The Fox Theater, Oakland On 180-gram Vinyl

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Nickel Creek is an amazing trio of musicians who went on a performing hiatus at a peak in their...

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Audio Things I Wish I Had Done Differently

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At the young age of 15, I became fascinated with my then best friend’s, older brother’s, all...

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Reverend Peyton’s Big Damn Band Delivers Hopeful Dance Songs For Hard Times

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I first got introduced to Reverend Peyton’s Big Damn Band a few years back when the stars...

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Reconsidering Lynyrd Skynyrd: Live at Knebworth, England 1976, Blu-ray

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I see now where I screwed up as a mid-1970s teenager in my appreciation for Lynyrd Skynyrd. Then,...

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Cecil Holmes’ Soulful Surround Sounds on Quadrophonic SACD

Audiophile Music, Audiophile, Audiophile News, Quadrophonic, SACD/DVD-Audio, Surround Sound

Two years ago at a flea market I found a curious record that looked like one of many records riding...

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Feeling The Natural Joy Of Brazil’s Airto On Real Gone Vinyl

Vinyl, Audiophile, Audiophile Music, Audiophile News • One Comment

Some of you may know that I’ve been going on a deeper dive into the music of Brazilian master...

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Does Spotify’s Recent Announcement Signal Lossy’s End?

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When Steve Jobs and Apple first began developmental work on the iPod, their goal was a device to...

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Is Fleet Foxes’ Shore Really Released Now That It Is Out On Vinyl?

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Last Fall, one of my favorite 21st century bands, Fleet Foxes, dropped a pleasant surprise on...

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The Frank Zappa Documentary Part II: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack On CD

Audiophile Music, Audiophile, Audiophile News, SACD/DVD-Audio

In part one of my review series we explored the new Blu-ray edition of the Alex Winter’s terrific...

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The Frank Zappa Documentary Part I: The Blu-ray Disc

Audiophile Music, Audiophile News, Blu-ray Disc, SACD/DVD-Audio

Some of you may remember that last year I was very excited to review a video documentary by...

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Did I Really Need Another Copy Of In The Court Of The Crimson King?

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The 50th Anniversary Blu-ray Disc version of King Crimson’s classic progressive rock landmark, In...

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