Starting with a wide-angle, let’s put our hobby up against the backdrop of the current state of our larger world and the US. There’s a lot to worry about. I’m thankful I’ve the time and means to also worry about how my hifi sounds. Perspective. I am, I suppose, format-agnostic. I stream music using Tidal […]
This week it’s British pop legends, Talk Talk, Schiit Audio’s Yggdrasil dac, the Eitr, and, the usual ramblings.
The question for this cast is Why HiFi? Records on this week: Tony Allen – The Source Kirk Knuffke – Cherryco REM – Life’s Rich Pageant
Proper Introductions Before we get into the Uptone Audio LPS-1 impressions, I want to take a moment to comment on what we’re doing here at thenewold.co. If this isn’t your first time here, then you know I am generous in my “reviews”. Well, that’s because almost every bit (unless otherwise noted) of gear I’ve written […]
I have a new Double Helix cables Molecule SE for my Nighthawks. Peter Bradstock makes these cables by hand – I hope with some extra hands for support – as, it seems business is good. No wonder, because this is an excellent product. The build and design appeal to me. I like the look of […]
And it makes me groove more than any other bit of gear before it. We’ve been together three weeks now, and I think it’s enough, at least, to share some thoughts. And, as much as I do appreciate a detailed technical exercise, I’ll be staying where I’m most comfortable, and leaving the engineering debate to […]
Schiit Audio is a company I have admired for some time. Their stance in the audio arena is remarkable, and, they’ve got the chops to back it up. They make intriguing products that are highly regarded by a dedicated customer base, and receive reviews to match. They like to do things their way and, apparently, do […]