The Affordable Vinyl Project Part I; Introduction to the Clearaudio Concept Turntable

Constantine Soo of Dagogo recently asked me to do a guest review of the Triangle-Art Maestro Turntable, the Triangle-Art entry-level turntable that sells for $7,500 Read More …

Thoughts from The Audio Beatnik: Down The Rabbit Hole to See the Technics SP-10R and SL-1000R

What’s not to love about turntables? If you follow my show reports, you may know I do a “turntable eye candy” post at every show Read More …

DS Audio DS 002 Optical Cartridge and Phono Stage
; Pure fidelity and great harmonics played with rich and beautiful tonal color!

So far, I have reviewed the DS Audio DS-W1 and its phono stage, the DS Master1 with its incredible DS Master1 phono stage and now, 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 …

Rocky Mountain Audio Fest 2017, Turntable Eye Candy – Part 3

CNET described the Roksan Radius 7 Turntable as having ‘museum-quality’ beauty I really liked the blue stain on this JWM Karen Turntable I’ve always thought the TW-Acustic Raven Read More …

Rocky Mountain Audio Fest 2017, Turntable Eye Candy – Part 2

The Project Signature Turntable with a beautiful woodgrain plinth Pro-Ject Essential III Sgt. Pepper’s Drum Turntable was released for the 50th anniversary of the album. Has Read More …

Rocky Mountain Audio Fest 2017, Turntable Eye Candy – Part 1

I want to continue my tradition of posting pictures of turntables at audio shows. When I started doing this, there were not nearly so many Read More …