Ashley Kramer contemplates unorthodox Italians, world-class power amps and strange system setups.
Ashley Kramer looks at cables from Transparent and Nordost. Part One.
Soundbars are one of the hottest audio product categories at the moment – not good news for the traditional speaker market.
Internet radio is changing the way Ash Kramer consumes music.
Ashley Kramer looks at audio from phones and how his attitudes to music playback are changing.
Ashley Kramer rolls some valves into a preamplifier and finds the sonic upgrade to be remarkable.
Ashley Kramer listens to a very high end hi-fi system in an amazing room and is forced to contemplate his speaker first approach to audio.
Ashley Kramer listens to some Arcam gear including the brand new r-Blink Bluetooth receiver
Ashley Kramer does some self-analysis and comes to the conclusion that he’s not insane, fickle of willful, at least when it comes to preamps
Ash Kramer’s preamp hunt is back on. Insane thoughts, confusion and much gibbering are surely to follow
Ashley Kramer battles to come to grips with a budget cartridge on a very high end analogue hi-fi system
Analog Instruments Limited is one of the newest Kiwi audio manufacturers and his tonearms are getting noticed.