• Tip of the Month - AC Polarity

    Tip of the Month - AC Polarity

    The power transformers integral to all of our components serve two functions: They step up (or down) the AC supplied from the wall socket, and they isolate the equipment chassis from that same AC. Because ...
  • YG Acoustics Sonja XV

    YG Acoustics Sonja XV

    Thursday morning, September 8th, I attended a private unveiling of the new YG Acoustics flagship four-column, twenty-driver, Sonja XV loudspeaker, created to celebrate YG’s upcoming 15-year anniversary (2002­–2017). As a guest of Dick Diamond, YG’s ...
  • Kronos Sparta Turntable

    Kronos Sparta Turntable

    Kronos Audio burst onto the scene some four years ago, the brainchild of one Louis Desjardins of Montreal, Quebec, Canada. Louis studied science at Concordia University in Montreal, with a primary focus on the physics ...
  • AXPONA Chicago 2015: Electronics

    AXPONA Chicago 2015: Electronics

    What a superlative event! While it is true that covering shows can be challenging, especially when producing the first report for a new magazine, I freely admit that I was looking forward to this gathering, ...
  • Esoteric E-03 Phono Preamplifier

    Esoteric E-03 Phono Preamplifier

    Esoteric Audio is so well known and highly regarded for its series of remarkably articulate and involving multi-box digital-to-analog systems that it came as something of a surprise to me to learn that it had ...

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