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Spiral Groove Debuts New Revolution Turntable

December 22, 2014
Spiral Groove Debuts New Revolution Turntable

Spiral Groove to Debut Its Revolution Ultrahigh-End Turntable at CES 2015 You say you want a revolution? Well, you know – at CES 2015 Spiral Groove is introducing its Revolution turntable, designed to deliver ultimate-quality record playback. The new Revolution will be on exhibit at The Venetian, Booth 35-310 (January 6-9, 2015) as part...
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ATC Launches SCM40A Active Loudspeaker

December 21, 2014
ATC Launches SCM40A Active Loudspeaker

“January 2015 will see the introduction of our new SCM40A floor standing loudspeaker. As the name suggests, the SCM40A is an active version of our highly successful SCM40. The 3-way design, employing all hand built ATC drive units is complimented with a built-in 235Watt class AB tri-amplifier. The MOSFET based amplifier is a modified...
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7digital Partners with Meridian to Offer MQA Music Downloads and Streaming

December 20, 2014
7digital Partners with Meridian to Offer MQA Music Downloads and Streaming

Digital music and radio services company, 7digital, today announced a global strategic partnership with British audio pioneer, Meridian Audio based around the company’s recently launched revolutionary new sound experience MQA, or Master Quality Authenticated. The partnership means that 7digital will adopt MQA to become the first digital music platform provider to offer this high...
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TIDAL Now Streaming on Sonos Wireless Audio System

December 19, 2014
TIDAL Now Streaming on Sonos Wireless Audio System

TIDAL, the first high fidelity lossless music streaming service with HD music videos and curated editorial, is delighted to announce its integration with Sonos – smart speakers and audio products that let you wirelessly stream all the music on earth to any room in the home. Starting today in the US and Canada with...
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Icon Audio Announces New Flagship Limited Edition MB81 Monoblocks Amplifiers

December 19, 2014
Icon Audio Announces New Flagship Limited Edition MB81 Monoblocks Amplifiers

Has Icon Audio founder David Shaw designed the ultimate triode amplifier? Previewed at September’s National Audio Show and lovingly created to fulfil a personal ambition, these gargantuan amps will be sold in limited numbers as a very special edition. “If I’m completely honest,” says Shaw, “for much of the past year I’ve been building...
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Densen Launches B-130XS Integrated Amplifier

December 19, 2014
Densen Launches B-130XS Integrated Amplifier

In the last years, the Densen B-130 has established it self as a formidable music performer, which has received recognition and awards all over the world. Latest it received the prestigious Diapason D`Or Now Densen upgrades the B-130 significantly, and rename it the B-130 XS. The qualities of the B-130 is intact, but Densen...
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Lumagen Announces Radience 2020 Video Processor

December 18, 2014
Lumagen Announces Radience 2020 Video Processor

Lumagen®, Inc., a specialist in the design and manufacture of products for the home and corporate theater markets, today announced the addition of the Radiance™ 2020 to it’s video processor family. Supporting all the features of the Radiance Mini adding 2 more inputs, an additional output, expanded CMS and including Darbee DVP™ processing. The...
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Rogue Audio Unveils RP-5 Preamplifier with MM/MC Phono Stage

December 18, 2014
Rogue Audio Unveils RP-5 Preamplifier with MM/MC Phono Stage

The 2015 Consumer Electronics Show is just around the corner (Jan 6th-9th) and we have a particularly exciting new product launch this year! At this years CES we will be showcasing the all new RP-5 Preamplifier. Pure tube, yet extraordinarily high tech, the RP-5 is our first preamp based on the groundbreaking RP-X platform....
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Linn Joins the TIDAL Revolution

December 18, 2014
Linn Joins the TIDAL Revolution

We are extremely excited to announce the seamless integration of TIDAL’s new lossless music streaming service into all Linn DS players. With TIDAL you can now stream over 25 million tracks at CD-quality, making it the ultimate online library for fans of high quality music. Experience this high fidelity streaming service with a complimentary...
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Devialet Unveils Iconic PHANTOM Digital Active Wireless Loudspeaker System

December 16, 2014
Devialet Unveils Iconic PHANTOM Digital Active Wireless Loudspeaker System

Meet PHANTOM – Implosive Sound Center by Devialet Today The best sound in the world An intense emotional experience A revolutionary engineering invention Replaces docks, hi-fi, home-cinemas, speakers… Experience-ready: plug And listen Listen to music from your smartphone, tablet, computer using wi-fi. Alone or in a multi-room Source: Devialet
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Chisto Announces Das Klang USB Cable

December 16, 2014
Chisto Announces Das Klang USB Cable

Drama. Chisto Das Klang USB. Pure Drama. Chisto made it. First USB cable based on “Vintage DNA inside” technology. We never wanted to do it as we are pure analog guys. Our Austrian dealer Walter Kircher who is diehard Das Klang addict asked several times. We used to say no. It was for us...
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Schiit Audio Announces Next-Gen Mani 2 Headphone Amplifier and Modi 2 DAC

December 14, 2014
Schiit Audio Announces Next-Gen Mani 2 Headphone Amplifier and Modi 2 DAC

Two years after the announcement of the original Magni headphone amplifier and Modi USB DAC, Schiit Audio introduces the next generation: Magni 2 and Modi 2, together with their even more feature-packed Uber models. This introduction means additional flexibility and performance for Magni 2 and Modi 2 at the same price level ($99) as...
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Denon Introduces PMA-50 Lifestyle Stereo Amplifier

December 11, 2014
Denon Introduces PMA-50 Lifestyle Stereo Amplifier

Denon, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of high-quality home entertainment products, announces a new Hi-Fi series. The upcoming PMA-50 Stereo Amplifier has been created for serious Hi-Fi listeners looking for a compact and high quality design that meets their lifestyle. At the same time, it features next generation music playback options by offering...
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Burson Audio Now Shipping Conductor Virtuoso Headphone Amplifier-DAC

December 9, 2014
Burson Audio Now Shipping Conductor Virtuoso Headphone Amplifier-DAC

Burson Audio, manufacturer of fine USB DAC/Headphone Amplifier/Preamplifiers, Headphone Amplifiers and Stereo Amplifiers, introduces the new Conductor Virtuoso superseding all previous Conductor models. The Conductor Virtuoso The Conductor Virtuoso is a USB DAC, Headphone Amplifier and Preamplifier in one elegant, beautifully-built package. Many audiophiles use an outboard DAC and headphone amplifier to drive their...
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THIEL Audio Introduces the TT1 Loudspeaker

December 9, 2014
THIEL Audio Introduces the TT1 Loudspeaker

THIEL Audio has announced the introduction of the TT1 floorstanding loudspeaker, to be unveiled at CES 2015 in Las Vegas. The TT1 is part of the company’s new 3rd Avenue Collection, named after the iconic thoroughfare in Nashville where THIEL is now located. The 3rd Avenue Collection will feature speakers ideally suited for both...
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TIDAL Lossless Streaming Service Now Available in Canada

December 9, 2014
TIDAL Lossless Streaming Service Now Available in Canada

TIDAL, the first High Fidelity lossless music streaming service with HD music videos and Curated Editorial, today announced the launch and availability of its service in Canada. The ideal music service for those who care about quality, TIDAL welcomes Canadians to enjoy its extensive library of 25 million-plus tracks, 75,000 music videos, and curated...
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Lindemann Announces Musicbook Series Components Now Available in U.S.

December 9, 2014
Lindemann Announces Musicbook Series Components Now Available in U.S.

Bluebird Music has been appointed North American distributor for Lindemann effective immediately. Lindemann was founded in 1992 and over the next twenty years established itself as a world leader in electronic design with a particular expertise in digital audio. Lindemann made its mark on the audio landscape with a number of firsts: it launched...
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Emotiva Introduces SA-250 Limited Edition Studio Reference Power Amplifier

December 9, 2014
Emotiva Introduces SA-250 Limited Edition Studio Reference Power Amplifier

The Emotiva Stealth SA-250 Studio Reference Power Amplifier gives you two channels of superb low noise, low distortion amplification, coupled with an unbeatable selection of pro features, all in a single professional caliber package. The result of this exceptional technical performance, combined with the SA-250’s massive faceted aluminum face plate and over-built chassis, is...
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Amarra Unveils sQ 2.0 Playback Software

December 8, 2014
Amarra Unveils sQ 2.0 Playback Software

Sonic Studio is excited to announce the release of Amarra sQ version 2.0 with a new User Interface, new features, and incredible sound! Use Amarra sQ to improve output quality of all your streaming audio including Tidal™, YouTube™, Spotify™, Netflix™, Qobuz™ and virtually any other streaming source. What’s more, now you can use Amarra...
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Balanced Audio Technology Debuts New Preamplifiers and Power Amplifiers

December 8, 2014
Balanced Audio Technology Debuts New Preamplifiers and Power Amplifiers

Balanced Audio Technology (BAT) will celebrate its 20th anniversary at CES 2015 with the introduction of four new products: the VK-23SE and VK-43SE solid-state stereo preamplifiers and the VK-225 and VK-225SE solid-state stereo power amplifiers. The VK-23SE preamplifier, like all BAT preamps, features fully balanced circuit topology throughout. The VK-23SE utilizes BAT’s exclusive Unistage™...
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