I didn’t really enjoy this when I first reviewed it and it doesn’t do a great deal for me now! 4.7 seems about right now, as it did then. This is what I wrote when I started out on this journey….
It’s awards season, what’s my Top 10, here I go.
2014, a good year for new music, in my view. I however ..
Love headphones, hate – “beats” – and all the branding rubbish that gives hifi such a bad name (I saw a “bea..
MiPOW Santa Claus turned up just before Christmas with some exceptionally useful gadgetty bits
The Oppo PM-2 product is beautifully packed in a heavily boxed cardboard package. Inside there is an Oppo branded grey box that is understated but belongs on your library bookshelf for show, if nothing else.
Tidal is a new lossless streaming platform that offers an audiophile experience that is at least CD quality with access to, reputedly, 25 million tracks
Sweet openings in ‘Sunday Morning’, grungy rock in ‘I’m waiting for the man’, and ill fitting vocals from Nico start off this most iconic of records
An interesting, enlightening and tasty lunchtime conversation with the CEO, or rather “Chief Engineer” of Atlas cables in London at their launch of the new Atlas Mavros Ultra range of Reference Series interconnects
I’m quite a fan of Pink Floyd’s middle and later (not latest!) stuff (Dark Side of the Moon, The Wall, Final Cut, etc.) so I’m interested to hear Syd Barret’s influence on the formative years of such a dynastic band
In a heavily psychedelic departure from the Blues, Cream (Eric Clapton, Jack Bruce and Ginger Baker) produce some excellent tracks as they seek to break free from the traditions of Blues and Rock n Roll