Analog

There is no more emotional topic with audiophiles than the sonic characteristics of vinyl. Audiophiles go to the most over-the-top extremes to get the most from their collection of vinyl records. They spend anywhere from hundreds of dollars to hundreds of thousands of dollars on turntables that can deliver the most magical of sound. Critics say that vinyl has a high signal to noise ratio and limited dynamics compared to Compact Discs but it’s hard to argue that the analog sound is alluring, sexy and compelling. Vinyl also is the format that, by far, the most audiophile records are released on. 180 gram and 200 gram analog records provide a fantastic musical experience.

The Virtues of Analog Audio

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Andy Schaub offers his view of Analog sources…

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To Love Vinyl You Must Be A True Believer!

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Jerry Del Colliano lays out why he feels HD audio is the future and LPs are the past......

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How Much Does Tracking Angle Matter? More on Transverse vs. Radial Tonearms.

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Roger Skoff writes the final part of his "Dragging a Rock" series......

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Does Tracking Angle Matter? More on Transverse vs. Radial Tonearms

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Roger Skoff writes Part 13 of the “Dragging a Rock” series…

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Transverse or Radial Tonearm – Which One to Use?

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Roger Skoff writes Part 12 of the "Dragging a Rock" series about analog audio......

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Dragging a Rock across Plastic to Make Music, Part 11

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Roger Skoff writes about playing music without any ones or zeros......

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Dragging a Rock across Plastic to Make Music, Part 10

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Roger Skoff writes about playing music without any ones or zeros…

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Dragging a Rock across Plastic to Make Music, Part 7

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Roger Skoff writes about playing music without any ones or zeros......

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Dragging a Rock across Plastic to Make Music, Part 6

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Roger Skoff writes about playing music without any ones or zeros......

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Dragging a Rock across Plastic to Make Music, Part 5

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Roger Skoff writes about playing music without any ones or zeros…

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Dragging a Rock across Plastic to Make Music, Part 4

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Roger Skoff writes about playing music without any ones or zeros...

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Dragging a Rock across Plastic to Make Music, Part 3

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Roger Skoff writes about playing music without any ones or zeros......

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Dragging a Rock across Plastic to Make Music, Part 2

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: Roger Skoff writes about playing music without any ones or zeros…

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Dragging a Rock across Plastic to Make Music, Part 2

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: Roger Skoff writes about playing music without any ones or zeros......

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How to Drag a Rock Across Plastic and Make Music – Part 1

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Roger Skoff writes about playing music without any ones or zeros...

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Speakers and Phono Cartridges, Oh My!

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Roger Skoff writes about hi-fi in simpler times

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How Do You Arrange Your LPs and CDs?

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Steven Stone looks at ways to arrange all your physical media......

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Hi-Fi Shopping for Value Part 14: Should You Buy It Used?

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Roger Skoff writes about making big improvements for little money......

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Isolation for Analog Audio Components

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Does your turntable have adequate protection?

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Sometimes It’s Hard to Find New Vinyl

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Paul Wilson looks his troubles in finding new LP's to play......

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