There’s a new importer of high-end hi-fi brands in town, with SoundWe setting up an Auckland showroom. Selling hi-fi in NZ can be a loser’s game. It’s a crowded market, sales are sluggish, and it’s hellishly hard to find stockists for quality gear. None of which seems to concern […]
Author: Gary Steel
In his ongoing series From The Archives Of Oblivion, GARY STEEL digs up old stuff and reanimates it just because he can. Here’s the story Steel wrote after having a nice long chat with the genuinely legendary Robert Wyatt.
Dudley Benson’s Zealandia starts and ends with the sound of crickets, but it’s what’s in between that really sends GARY STEEL
Not bad at all, writes GARY STEEL about the debut album by Aussie electronic duo Bad French, whose musical and lyrical sophistication surprises and delights.
Soundgroup has announced that it is to distribute Sumiko cartridges in New Zealand.
Neon announces two options for its streaming service – TV-only or TV and movies.
Hawkes Bay hi-fi importer Critical Sound will be distributing Frederic Vanden Poel’s full range of stunning music servers in New Zealand.
Audio Reference on Auckland’s North Shore has announced that it is taking on Portuguese acoustic treatment products.
Importer/distributor Interdyn has announced that it is to be the exclusive distributor of Portugese acoustic treatment brand Artnovion in NZ and Australia.
The limited edition 40th anniversary speaker monitor has arrived at Parmenter Sound, and it’s a doozy. The new reference speaker at Parmenter Sound – which celebrates its own 20th anniversary this month – is the newly arrived Harbeth Monitor 40.2. Only 40 pairs have been made internationally. Jason Parmenter has […]
New flagship Focal range available in New Zealand. We can perv even if we can’t afford.
Three legendary artists reviewed, a double album, a triple album and a seven-disc box set of rare gems.