AXPONA 2018 The Beatnik Bongo Awards, Part 2

Part 2 of our award winners from AXPONA focuses on systems and products that can realistically fit in an average home both in terms of Read More …

AXPONA 2018 Show Report Four; Very Good Things in Small Boxes!

Every year some of the best presents are in the small boxes under the Christmas tree. This post focuses on some of the best products Read More …

The Audio Beatnik’s Best of 2017 Awards

  As we come to the end of 2017, Becky and I want to thank all of our readers, all the manufacturers, importers and retailers Read More …

The Audio Beatnik’s Favorite Stocking Stuffers

Well, there are less than ten days left until Christmas, but there is still time for a little self-indulgent Christmas shopping for goodies to slip Read More …

Rocky Mountain Audio Fest 2017 – Little Systems That Could!

Show organizer Marjorie Baumert asked people to sponsor a series of RMAF 2017 rooms with complete systems at certain price points; $500, $1,000, $1,500, $2,500, Read More …

Rocky Mountain Audio Fest 2017, Day 2 Pictures – Part 1

With the beautiful fall weather outside, it was good to see that the crowd was pretty steady all day. The first room I visited was 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 …