CES & THE Show 2014

CES and THE Show 2014: Less Is Sometimes More

Jadis, Nola, Aesthetix, Absolare, YG Acoustics, Magnepan, PranaFidelity, Kronos, Synergistic Research, dCS, VAC, Focal, Scaena, Lamm Industries, Verity Audio, VTL, Wilson Audio, and more

Flight of Fantasy: The 2014 Jimmy Awards

Daniel Hertz S.A., Bel Canto, Wilson Audio, Lamm Industries, Magnepan, YG Acoustics, BSG, Audionet, Lumin, Shunyata Research, Acoustic Zen, Nola, and more

TAB's 2013 Awards

"The year that just finished, 2013, was an especially good one for both hi-fi hardware and software."

Hot Products

Crystal Cable Minissimo and The Cube
Venture Vici and AW500
Lamm Industries LP2.1
Vandersteen M7-HPA
YG Acoustics Hailey
Synergistic Research HFT and XOT
Wilson Audio Sasha W/P Series 2
Stillpoints Acoustical Panel
Convergent Audio Technology JL5
B.M.C. PureVox
Ayre Acoustics KX-R Twenty and MX-R Twenty
VTL TL-6.5 Series II Signature
Zanden Model 120
IsoTek EVO3 Sigmas, EVO3 Titan and EVO3 Mosaic Genesis
Antelope Zodiac Platinum DSD
Shunyata Research Hydra DPC-6
Naim Statement NAC S1 and NAP S1
Krell Duo 300
Arcam A49 and miniBlink
Mark Levinson No.585
EgglestonWorks Nico
Resolution Audio BlackJack
Constellation Audio Hercules 2 and Argo
D'Agostino Momentum Integrated
Rega RP10
Kondo Kagura
Chord Hugo

Best of Show

Zesto Audio, TAD, WyWires, Merrill Williams, Tri-Planar
dcs_vtl_system_thumb.jpg (2708 bytes) dCS, VTL, Wilson Audio, Transparent Audio, HRS
Vivid, Luxman, Mola Mola, Kubala-Sosna, Transparent Audio
Vana Ltd., Primare, Vienna Acoustics, IsoTek, Transparent Audio, Quadraspire


"Even complete power-cord skeptics could see the difference between the two images."
". . .the study or home office has the potential to become the new listening center."
"But what exactly was being played? Wendell promised that the system would be revealed very soon on Magnepan's website, along with its cost. "

Sounds & Sights

"Product literature, promotional materials and plain, old swag of various kinds are abundant during CES and THE Show. . ."
"'When you limit issues, you get tubes that match themselves.'"


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