Amazon claims audiophile abilities for its premium Echo speaker, but how does it really rate? PAT PILCHER gets down and dirty with the Amazon Studio.
RICHARD VAREY listens to Jason Vitelli’s latest album and quizzes the musician about his sound and artistic vision.
Who wouldn’t want to listen to the best sound they can get? RICHARD VAREY submits to the charms of two pieces of esoterica par excellence.
Super high-end HV Series gear is on the way from T+A, the German company that makes competitors quake in their boots.
What the heck is ‘artisan audio’? DR RICHARD VAREY explains what it is, and why it’s so attractive to a particular kind of hi-fi freak.
DR RICHARD VAREY has been thinking about deep music listening on good equipment with other human beings in the same room!
High-end loudspeakers from Italian manufacturer Albedo Audio are soon to be available in New Zealand, distributed by Critical Sound
In the first of his new hi-fi column, RICHARD VAREY looks at the meaning behind common – and not-so-common – categories.