Presenting the Beatnik Bongos Awards for RMAF 2017, Part 1

At this year’s RMAF there were three system that were so good that I wasn’t sure how they could each be given a Beatnik Bongo Read More …

Rocky Mountain Audio Fest 2017 – The Big Systems that Impressed, Part 2

Daedalus Audio, WyWires, ModWright The Daedalus Audio, WyWires, ModWright room was both beautiful to look at and to listen to. Starting with the beautiful backdrop of the Rocky Mountains and the debut Read More …

California Audio Show 2017 – Powerful Sound in the Ballrooms

Well, in my previous show reports I’ve covered most of the show except for the two rooms in Building Five. These two rooms were designated Read More …

LA Audio Show Report #12, VAC/Von Schweikert Audio Wins the Beatnik Bongo Award for Best Room Over $100,000

VAC (Valve Amplification Company) and Von Schweikert Audio combined for a vinyl-only system that came in at a cool $802,000 not counting the cables. So Read More …

LA Audio Show Report #1 – Both Ends of the Price Spectrum

I’m going to write my show reports differently than I have in the past. I want to give coverage to the ultra high-end, the high-end, Read More …