Audiophile Music

Music is the fuel for the race car, and all audio enthusiasts need new records, albums, downloads and other musical goodies to make their systems sing. Audiophile Music includes music on Compact Disc, SACD, Blu-ray, Vinyl, Download, HD Music Download and beyond. Some audiophiles even have copies of analog master tapes for their systems.

 

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Do Looks Matter as Much as Sonics?

Audiophile News, Audiophile, Audiophile Music

When I first saw the KEF Blade on the cover of The Absolute Sound, I almost started laughing. “What is this crazy looking thing” I...

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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 in the late ‘70s when vinyl was...

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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 seems to be making a comeback. Click on the...

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

Audiophile News, Audiophile Music, Vinyl

Nickel Creek is an amazing trio of musicians who went on a performing hiatus at a peak in their career, apparently due to the the rigors of...

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

Audiophile Music, Audiophile, Audiophile News, Blu-ray Disc, News

I see now where I screwed up as a mid-1970s teenager in my appreciation for Lynyrd Skynyrd. Then, “Southern Rock” was almost as big as...

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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 the coat-tails of so-called...

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

Audiophile News, Audiophile, Audiophile Music, Vinyl

Last Fall, one of my favorite 21st century bands, Fleet Foxes, dropped a pleasant surprise on it’s fans with a new album pre-released in...

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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 new documentary about Frank Zappa which...

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

Audiophile Music, Audiophile, Audiophile News • One Comment

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

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Sivuca Vs. Sivuca – Is a 45 Year Old Bossa Nova Classic Worthy Of A Reissue?

Audiophile Music, Audiophile, Audiophile News

Many of you know by now that I’m an avid record collector… Vinyl, CDs, DVDs, Blu-ray, DVD audio, SACD, 78’s… About the only...

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Hendrix Live In Maui, Part 1: The Vinyl Experience

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

In the universe of psychedelic rock ’n roll, there have been a number of films over the years which have gone on into the annals of music...

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Tina Brooks’ The Waiting Game Worth The Wait For Blue Note Tone Poet Vinyl

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I bought this album — The Waiting Game by Tina Brooks — purely on its reputation. I’d read numerous favorable “now playing” posts...

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Why Is Paul Chambers’ Bass On Top A Must Get Blue Note Tone Poet Vinyl Release?

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Since I have started reviewing the generally acclaimed reissues from Universal Music’s Blue Note and Verve Records label imprints — the...

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