Reviews

DS Audio DS-W1, Optical Phono Cartridge with EQ System (unit)

  An Analogue Fan… Ever since I was bitten by the analogue bug, I became very interested in the development of new analogue products, especially those that may give me a different perspective on analogue reproduction. A number of years ago, that enthusiasm coupled with curiosity brought me to purchase the SoundSmith StrainGauge phono system, without any audition. That decision …

Vertere Reference Tonearm

Different value attached to a Tonearm Many analogue enthusiasts that I have the pleasure to share with do not put the Tonearm as the highest priority or the main determining factor for ultimate analogue performance. In the 70s’, Ivor Tieffenbun of Linn (UK) successfully proved and emphasized the great importance of a good turntable in any analogue playback performance, hence …