AUDES MAESTRO SERIES
AUDES celebrates its 80 years in 2015 by redesigning the Maestro series. Bringing back the classic Hi-Fi look yet demonstrating its evolution of advancements in technology and craftsmanship.
Besides exceedingly good sounding, the Maestro series are affordable. handsome and easy to drive. Watch out for our batch in exclusive Makassar veneer arriving in August.
PLiXiR POWER PRODUCTS
We are happy to announce our dealership of Sound Affairs’ PLiXiR range of power supplies and conditioners.
Many turntable users have experienced and benefited from PLiXiR Balanced DC power supply for their DC turntables – Concept, Performance DC, Funk’s LSD, Pro-ject etc. Sound Affairs recently launched the Elite range to further push DC turntables performance even higher. Also in the Elite series are the BAC power conditioners for source and also high-current applications.
SOMETIME IN AUGUST
We will be celebrating our 9th Anniversary with a bang by relocating to a bigger, more prominent premise at The Adelphi – to serve you better. We have sourced long and hard for this space and we are very happy to tell you that we’ve found it.
Right now, we are finalising the showroom design and renovation is slated to begin sometime in July. We have received positive feedback from friends/customers who have seen the detail design and we are no less anxious to present our new look to you. Watch this space!
ROGUE AUDIO HERA II REVIEW
Matt, a user of Hera II penned his thoughts of his happy purchase in PSV Sound magazine (Chinese) issue 97.
[Click here] to read review in PDF.
Among the many good gears awarded, Charisma Audio MC-2 cartridge appears for the first time and seasoned winner Rogue Audio was recognised for the ST-100 model tube amplifier. Should the MC-2 picture from Stereotimes’ website looked somewhat familiar, it is because it came from our website.
[Click here] to read the summary list of winners
TAS PRODUCT OF THE YEAR 2015
Ultra Audio did an extensive review of Rogue’s latest pre-amp describing and assessing each feature. Rogue Audio has a philosophy to design any amplifier that they themselves would buy. The author concludes that the RP-5 is one that he would happily do so too.
THALES GRAND PRIX AWARD
NEW PRODUCT: AUDIOPHILEBASE
We are very happy to be appointed as distributor of AudiophileBASE in Singapore.
Since its inception in 1993, this UK hi-fi furniture specialist prime focus is in the Vibration Control Technology to combat the detrimental effects of vibration energy on audio and home cinema Equipment.
Several range is available (Lifestyle, Traditional and Hi-End) to suit every budget and requirement. Also, separate vibration control supporting platforms for the most demanding users are also available. [Click here] for their official website.
NESSIE VINYLMASTER 7″ KIT
Nessie Vinylmaster 7″ kit is specially designed for users to clean their precious 7″ singles.
This kit includes a right-sized record weight that fully covers the 7″ label; 7″ record mat; a solution dispenser for manual application of Nessie Vinylin; a wet brush and a wet suction tube that is tailored for 7″ length.
Do note that the Nessie Vinylmaster’s automatic solution dispensing function should not be used for 7″ cleaning.
MANGER P1 REVIEW
The Manger P1 passive floor-standers scores another impressive review from a new review (see last para).
So what are the factors would you would consider Manger? In our experience with this speaker, if you
– desire a large sweet spot. An open, spacious sound
– have limited listening space
– love your music accurate, natural, non-fatigue
– do not need the lowest octaves or thunderous volume
Click here for [Manger P1 review] from The-Ear
Visit us to listen to the JSD S75 on Thales TTT-Compact turntable. Also, checkout the JSD 5 review by Dagogo webzine [here].
Reviewer Alan Sircom was shocked as he was expecting ‘good’ but got ‘great’. He ends by saying “But when you put the three boxes together…that’s world class”
[Click here] to read the full review in PDF.
STUDIO CONNECTIONS REVIEW
Over the last few months titles such as What Hi-Fi, BBC Music, Home Cinema Choice, SVI, Inside CI and Hi-Fi+ have all written about Studio Connections.
BBC Music magazine said, ‘…a significant improvement in audio quality. If the dream is to capture the essence of a live performance, the Platinum interconnects certainly took me a step closer to achieving that goal…’
Herein is the in-depth article by Hi-Fi+ (UK) published in the August issue.
[Click here] to read the PDF.