Volume 8 No. 1
In This Issue
Approaches In Reviewing And Vinyl Longevity
Editorial By Paul Messenger
4 STAN'S SAFARI No25
This month Stan focuses his attention on the humble resistor.
Andrew Everard examines and discusses the possibilities of a wire-free future
NAIM'S LITTLE DAC
Naim's compact DAC-V1 might be aimed at computer users but it makes plenty
of sense as a digital pre-amp too.
Martin Colloms' unvarnished review of PMC's Fact.12 loudspeaker.
JPLAY + JCAT
Chris Bryant tries out the JPLAY audio replay software and the JCAT USB cable.
40 YEARS YOUNG
Linn celebrates the 40th anniversary of its timeless Sondek with this special
'fully loaded' record player.
Audio Research has combined pre- and power amps in its new VSi75 integrated
AVOIDING EMI BY MAXIMISING EMC
Tony Waldron explains electromagnetic interference mechanisms, and how the EU
EMC Directive is helping provide solutions.
AFFORDABLE M-C CARTRIDGES
Chris Bryant tries out four relatively inexpensive m-c cartridges
Martin Colloms explains the evaluation procedures he adopts to achieve the
best results with long term consistency
Jason Kennedy flew to Glasgow to find out about Linn's low-loss DSP-based
Exakt speaker technology
The Audio Music R-S balanced transformer level control delivers excellent
sound at a reasonable price
THE Rs HAVE IT.
Apollo-R, Saturn-R and Elicit-R: Rega's latest budget electronics
investigated by Paul
Martin Colloms revisits an original Naim Nait, first introduced some thirty
Pete Wood explains why it's essential to back up computer audio files, and
how to do so
BITS & PIECES
Chris Bryant tries out Musical Fidelity's V90-series headphone amplifier and
Mastering maestro Bob Ludwig talks about his life and of fighting the 21st
century loudness wars
Our annual index to Volume 7's music and hardware features and reviews
PMC's Tom Barron picks his top ten favourite discs
Greg Drygala picks six interesting recent jazz releases
THE BEST OF CLASSICAL
Colin Anderson chooses a new batch of classical releases
ROCK, POP & OTHER NICE MUSIC
Nigel Finn of The Chord Company presents his latest selection
Linn's 40th Anniversary LP12 reminds Paul Messenger of the Linn/Naim
alliance... and the split.
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