By David Galea.
For those of us that love the feel and sound of a record and high-end home audio, we know the maintenance can get annoying sometimes. The cleaning of vinyl records is a key part of maintaining a quality collection. Clean records sound better than dirty ones, and really clean records sound better still. But bath time for your … Read More »
By Ron Lennox
No, we do not sell Car Audio…nor do we plan to. So, why are we sharing this article about the KEF speaker system in the upcoming Lotus Eletre? Let me tell you.
We are a KEF hifi equipment dealer for home audio; we love the speakers, and we use a lot of them in our high end stereo systems … Read More »
By Jim Guido and Carl Seibert.
*Carl really spends a lot of time under headphones, preferably, really good headphones.
The Audio Expo of North America (AXPONA) took place last weekend at the Renaissance Convention Center in Chicago, Illinois. Carl and I left sunny South Florida for the weekend and were more than excited to be in attendance. Being the first HiFi audio … Read More »
By Ron Lennox.
Sure, we can argue all day long about whether analog or digital sounds better, but no one will ever win the argument. We can also talk about the ultimate ease and convenience of streaming but is the ease of use really the point of listening to music?
For the record, let me say that I am not in the … Read More »
By Boca Tech HiFi.
This week, KEF Speakers launched an enhanced version of their two high-end speaker icons, the Blades, and the Reference! In their statement, they said, "Blade - the world's first Single Apparent Source loudspeaker - returns with the latest Uni-Q MAT™* for cutting edge sound. Lose yourself in every detail and engage every sense in a form just … Read More »
By Jim Guido.
In this concise review, Jim Guido expresses his opinion about the Vandersteen Kento Speakers and why The Absolute Sound Magazine has chosen the Kentos to be the 2021 Ultra-High-End Loudspeaker of the Year and 2022 Editor's Choice.
The Vandersteen KĒNTO is a wonderful loudspeaker. Richard and Nathan have achieved a balance between a rigorous respect for the music playing … Read More »
Take a moment to learn about The Absolute Sound 2021 Product of the Year awards as well as the 2022 Editors’ Choice Awards! Each one of the 2021 Products of the Year have also won a spot of the 2022 Editor’s Choice Awards! HiFi and 2-Channel audio have been making a huge come back over the last few years and … Read More »
By Carl Seibert.
Not many years ago, if a high-end manufacturer introduced a new $4,000 flagship headphone, it would be “the best headphone in the world”. And that may have been arguably true until the next best headphone in the world came along.
Fast forward to 2021; Now we have at least a half dozen such flagships, and they’re all extremely good … Read More »
Let me start at the end and simply say, you need to have a great sub-woofer in your system. Not just an average or a good enough sub-woofer.
You need a great one.
Blog ended, thanks for reading…
No, really, a great sub-woofer can change everything about how your system sounds and I’ll tell you why.
Have you ever played music at a high … Read More »
Speakers are extremely personal, and, highly specific pieces of equipment, just saying that something is a “good speaker”, or a “great speaker” does not make it the right speaker for that specific application. We at BTA have been a company that generally carried only a single line of speakers for a long time. Don’t get me wrong, it is a … Read More »