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Trichotomy – Fact Finding Mission

  Label: Naim Format: Vinyl, CD, Download Country: Australia Release: 2012 Genre: Jazz BUY ALBUM SPOTIFY Before I begin I will lay my cards on the table and state that jazz in general is not my usual thing and certainly not the most popular genre on this forum. With the …

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John Grant – Pale Green Ghosts

Label: Bella Union – BELLACD377 Format: CD, CD+EP, Vinyl, Download Country: UK Release: 04 March 2013 Genre: Folk Rock, Synth Pop BUY ALBUM SPOTIFY Sophomore albums are traditionally tough for artists especially if they are a follow up to a critically and commercially successful debut. So here we are, former …

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Jolida Fusion DAC & Transport (CD player) Review

“It’s not a CD player! It’s a DAC with a built in transport” “So it plays CDs then?” “Yes” “Like a CD player!” “Well, yes, but it has digital inputs, lots of them” “Like a CD player with digital inputs?” “I .. er… it.. Yes. Ok, it’s a CD player …

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Cambridge Audio – Stream Magic Review

This is a good sounding yet slightly clunky device and to be brutally honest I’ve avoided publishing my review of this bit of kit for some time. When it first arrived it was actually the first bit of kit anyone had ever sent me and I was nervous of “opening …

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Puresound Tenuto Platter Mat Review

Preamble  I use a very modified Lenco L75 turntable. So much so, only three components are original Lenco items, the motor, platter and platter mat. Like many good Idler drive it majors on power and dynamics, with a throw it at you “in the room” presentation. Two years ago an …

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Atoms For Peace – AMOK

Label: XL Recordings – XLLP583 Format: CD, Vinyl, Download Country: Europe Released: 25 February 2013 Genre: Electronic, Rock BUY ALBUM GROOVESHARK Back in 2009 a group started to appear on the US live scene posters with an unusual name, that being ?????? or sometimes something that might give the fans …

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