3 Downloaded Music Hits The Charts
Editorial By David Price
7 News: Words from the front...
25, 81 SOUNDBITES
David Price auditions MAD's top silver interconnect and Clearer Audio's new
entry level power distribution bar, while Adam Smith listens to the sound of
silence with Advanced Acoustics' Orbis sound damping panels!
A bumper twelve pages of your views and queries this month!
10 VIVID B1
David Price has a fine time with these high end metal coned standmounters.
31 BOXING CLEVER
Noel Keywood compares B&W's CM5, JBL's
LS40 and Roksan's TR-5 compact
42 KUDOS C30
A marvelously musical pair of premium priced
floorstanders, reviewed by David Price.
61 CABASSE i02
Noel Keywood auditions this quirky high end sub/sat speaker system package.
26 AUDIO RESEARCH VSi60
David Price is bowled over by this punchy sounding new tube integrated.
38 ROTEL RSX-1550
Noel Keywood tunes in to this high quality mid-price multichannel AV receiver.
64 Cambridge audio 650A
Paul Rigby tries the latest incarnation of a popular budget
15 DAC SUPERTEST
Paul Rigby tries digital-to-analogue convertors from Russ Andrews, Musical
Fidelity, Beresford, Cambridge Audio, MGL Audio, Stello and Benchmark.
86 ILLUSTRATE RIPNAS
Patrick Cleasby tries a superb
new high end Network Attached Storage device.
72 SONY NWZ-X1060
Tim Jarman compares Sony’s new digital portable to its illustrious
68 TREW ROMANCE
Paul Rigby tries the latest Astin Trew CD player/amplifier with Spendor
98 VINYL NEWS
Paul Rigby with all the latest black plastic releases.
100 INSPIRE ECLIPSE 100
Adam Smith auditions this brand new turntable from a brand new
manufacturer, and finds it a most promising start.
104 TRANSFIGURATION TERMINATOR
This fascinating new parallel tracking tonearm gets
its first review from Adam Smith.
107 VINYL SOUNDBITES
David Price tries Origin Live’s new ‘Upgrade’ turntable mat and
Oyaide’s HS-CF universal headshell...
108 CLARO CLARITY 09
This enigmatic, high quality turntable made in a limited run of
only thirty pieces is reviewed by Adam Smith.
75 WORLD CLASSICS
Our favourtie classic kit listed for your perusal.
Ensure your copy every month and save money too!
84 Audiophile VINYL
Paul Rigby rounds up the latest audiophile releases.
Your chance to win a pair of superb Audiosmile Kensai loudspeakers,
89, 91, 93, 95, 97 OPINION
The team get to grips with matters music, hi-fi and life!
A comprehensive guide to UK hi-fi retailers.
123 Free Readers Classifieds
Three pages of second-hand bargains.
128 Next Month
What we hope to bring you in the next issue...
129 Advertisers' Index
130 CLASSIC CUTS
...and finally, Paul Rigby takes a walk on the wild side this month, with
Edward Ka-Spel's 'O’er a Shalabast’r Tyde Strolt Ay' from 2003!