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AUDIO EXPERIENCE FROM FRANCE

MyAmp : More than Meets the Eye

I discovered the little Micromega MyAmp during the last HIFI show in Munich, and I have been rather impatient to try it out at home. Just a reminder: I have not … Continue reading

19/09/2014 · Leave a comment

Focal Aria : A Connection Not to Be Missed

Playing dematerialized music on your HIFI system can quickly end in chaos; with the wide variety of streamers, NAS drives, and DACs that are out there, it is easy to … Continue reading

28/03/2014 · 1 Comment

Focal : industrial innovations

This blog cannot discuss the French HIFI market without talking about Focal, a company that has become a vital player in the field in France and throughout the world. It … Continue reading

13/12/2013 · 1 Comment

Focal Aria 900 : Environmentally Conscious Innovation!

Environmentally friendly speakers? That qualifier is a bit hard to justify given the number of non-recyclable components contained in a speaker. However, Focal’s new Aria 900 speaker series shows that … Continue reading

06/09/2013 · Leave a comment

The Next Best Sound to Silence

I remember the tall man who delivered the hi-fi system to my parents; it was the 70’s and we lived in a small town in southern Burgundy. I remember how … Continue reading

25/03/2013 · Leave a comment