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  • RedShark Preview: McIntosh MHA150 Headphone amplifier Monday 19 Sep 2016 RedShark Preview: McIntosh MHA150 Headphone amplifier
    We take a preliminary look at the new McIntosh MHA150 Headphone amplifier, which may be a bargain, even at its premium pricing.
  • RedShark Preview: Ossic Headphones Wednesday 14 Sep 2016 RedShark Preview: Ossic Headphones
    We preview Ossic's new 3D headphones, another crowdfunding success story, assuming the final product can live up to the claims.
  • Zoom's F4: A massive upgrade? Thursday 8 Sep 2016 Zoom's F4: A massive upgrade?
    Zoom, the company that has become synonimous with low cost yet capable portable audio recorders for film and video use, has announced its latest recorder, which likely ticks a lot of boxes for a certain level of film professional and production.
  • How much does cable quality matter? Sunday 4 Sep 2016 How much does cable quality matter?
    While some manufacturer claims may fall short of reality, the Shawline interconnect from The Chord Company delivers where it matters most. By Erik Vlietinck.
  • How electrostatic speakers work Thursday 1 Sep 2016 How electrostatic speakers work
    MartinLogan has just released three new models of electrostatic speaker, ranging from the expensive to the very expensive, that are intriguing examples of an intriguing technology.

Editor's Pick

  • What do we lose when we go digital? Monday 21 Mar 2016 What do we lose when we go digital?
    Do you lose something when you go from analogue to digital? Why do so many of us still believe vinyl will always sound better than digital reproduction? The arguments have a lot in common with the film vs digital video recording debate.

Audio for Video

Live Audio

  • Not all keyboards are created equal Thursday 23 Jun 2016 Not all keyboards are created equal
    A keyboard is a keyboard, except that any keyboard-type is different than any other keyboard-type, calling for their own unique techniques.

Higher Audio

Studio Audio

  • RedShark Preview: Ossic Headphones Wednesday 14 Sep 2016 RedShark Preview: Ossic Headphones
    We preview Ossic's new 3D headphones, another crowdfunding success story, assuming the final product can live up to the claims.

Music Tech

  • How much does cable quality matter? Sunday 4 Sep 2016 How much does cable quality matter?
    While some manufacturer claims may fall short of reality, the Shawline interconnect from The Chord Company delivers where it matters most. By Erik Vlietinck.