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ABSOLUTE SOUND of Singapore!

(Part 1 of 4 of Singapore Audio Trip June 2019) It’s been some time now since I last visited The Absolute Sound’s headquarter in Singapore, the distributor of some serious audio brands such as FM Acoustics, Focal Loudspeakers, DCS, Boulder, Meridian, Stenheim Loudspeakers, Transrotor Turntable, Magnaplaner, Naim, and etc… Ben Chia, the owner of the establishment, together with Seeva (Business …

FM Acoustics and LS 3/5a, a match made in audio heaven?! (Part 2 with Western Electric 124)

Mr. Loo from that previous set up that comprised of FM Acoustics electronics, LS 3/5a Speakers, etc has invited me for another listening session. He wished to introduce to me his prized Western Electric 124 tube amplifier (in Mono configuration). He believed that the original WE 124 tube amplifier would enlighten me. I knew from previous experience how transparent Loo’s …

A Revealing Audio System!

  I was invited to a fellow legal practitioner and a professional musician, Andrew Lee’s home to audition his audio system. Before listening to the audio system, Andrew formally introduced himself and his audio system…component by component (almost). The following comprised of his audio system: 1) ND555/555DR, 2) Kuzma Stabi XLDC/Clearaudio Statement Record Clamp/4 Point14/ 4 Point9/Clearaudio Goldfinger Statement/Kuzma CAR-60/ …