Unknown Pleasures

“UHDLP REFERENCE SAMPLER” 1STEP UHQLP, an Ultra High Definition presentation?

Andy Lam of MODERN RECORDS, and FUNG HANG RECORD LTD recent package for review include another UHQLP in 1Step, 33.3rpm 180g vinyl, Half Speed Mastering titled, “UHDLP REFERENCE SAMPLER” (AM6062LP). The included tracks are taken from their catalogue and remastered by Miles Shorwell at ABBEY ROAD STUDIOS (UK). After a listen to the UHQLP, I am convinced that the future …

ZHAO CONG “SOUND OF CHINA” 45RPM 1 STEP 180g UHQLP RECORD

Andy Lam of MODERN RECORDS, and FUNG HANG RECORD LTD have sent me their first 1Step UHQLP Vinyl Record Album, ZHAO CONG “SOUND OF CHINA, DANCE IN THE MOON” (PIPA ALBUM), double 45RPM in HQ 180g (MCD3101LP45). This album was earlier released in UHQCD/DSD (MCD3101UHQ), which I found it to be sonically clean, detail, and dynamic. Therefore. I have used it …

UHQCD HIFI FLAMENCO (MCD3112UHQ-MQA) Modern Records

(Mr.) Andy Lam of MODERN AUDIO LIMITED/MODERN RECORDS graciously contacted me and presented me this UHQCD titled “HIFI FLAMENCO” for possible reviews. I am sure CD collectors/audiophile around the world may have awared of the above-mentioned title and some may even owned it already,…I have the CD (JVC Japanese Pressing) some years ago. UHQCD is by MEMORY TECH CORPORATION (JAPAN) and its …

DRAGON BALL SUPER CD Soundtrack

The following was taken from my review of the Falcon LS 3/5a Gold Badge mini monitor; “Fast forward to my latest acquisition of Japanese Anime soundtrack, DRAGON BALL SUPER (Nagara Group/ Nippon Columbia COZC-1387-8), where I found the recording/ presentation to be slightly harsh and slightly noisy. Surprisingly, the Falcon LS 3/5a Gold Badge managed to tune down that harshness …

GATCHAMAN OVA CD SOUNDTRACK thru ARIES CERAT KASSANDRA 2 LE DAC!

GATCHAMAN OVA (1993-1995) CD SOUNDTRACK  (Animex 1200, 197/ Nippon Columbia COCC-72277) . I think anyone could guess my age when I said that I grew up with the U.S. dubbed GATCHAMAN series, renamed Battle of the Planets. At that time, the series was considered to contain some adult theme that required certain episodes be removed from the U.S. audiences…that serious?! …