How do you get from mixing bands live and engineering Flying Nun records to creating your own brand of superb loudspeakers? GARY STEEL chats with Tex Houston.
RICHARD VAREY auditions Albedo’s innovative Aptica loudspeaker system and finds some sunshine in a box. Yes, really.
There’s one place in Auckland where you can check out a selection of esoteric, and mostly stylishly European, sound gear: Audio Reference. GARY STEEL visits its new Devonport showroom and auditions the magical Magico S3 MkII speakers.
Parmenter Sound has takes on connoisseur loudspeaker brand JWM Acoustics in NZ.
Proac has some new speakers, and they’re on the way to New Zealand shores.
Ash Kramer reviews Edifier’s R2000DB powered bookshelf speakers.
ASHLEY KRAMER wonders if a set of active studio monitor speakers could serve as his domestic hi-fi system.
Curvy, delicious-looking Sopra No3 speakers from French company Focal are now available in NZ.