Written By11: Peter Familari

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SENNHEISER GATHERS MOMENTUM

It’s shaping up as a good year for headphone enthusiasts with a flurry of sleek new model on the way from the major players.

Posted in: Headphones

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REVIEW: MOBILE FIDELITY ULTRADECK TURNTABLE

MoFi’s new Ultradeck turntable got Peter Familari dreaming recently. Dreaming it was 1961 again and the record labels were pressing new vinyl albums by the millions, and millions of turntables continued to turn.

Posted in: Hi-Fi

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AUDIO TECHNICA’S NEW REFERENCE QUALITY ADX5000 HEADPHONES

Headphone maestro brand Audio-Technica has taken the covers of its new flagship model, the ATH-ADX5000 which are said to merge the very best of Japanese craftsmanship with leading edge technical innovations.

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PS AUDIO AND MARY WEBB IN HARMONY AT CARLTON AUDIO VISUAL

By the time I’d arrived at the venue, the Melbourne winter mist rolled through Argyle Place and paused outside the front of The Vodka Temple, in Lygon Street, Carlton.

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RUARK REINVENTS THE RADIOGRAM

By releasing the R7 Mk3 radiogram, U.K. brand Ruark takes a nod at the past whilst keeping a large eye on the future.

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CBS BUYS CHANNEL TEN NETWORK

CBS’s acquisition of the ailing Ten Network will give Australian’s a new pay-to-view streaming service. The US broadcaster has sealed a binding deal with administrators KordaMentha and receivers PPB Advisory, to buy the Ten network.

Posted in: Visual Industry

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NAD CELEBRATES 45 YEARS OF AUDIO EXCELLENCE

A retrospective showcase of NAD’s most iconic models will be a feature of the Convoy display in the State Ballroom at this year’s Melbourne International Hi-Fi show.

Posted in: Hi-Fi HiFi Show

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SONOS’ NEW PRIVACY POLICY SPARKS CONSUMER BACKLASH

Audio Streaming king Sonos, has a new privacy policy that has ignited its customers’ rage here and overseas.

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MCINTOSH CONTINUES TO SUPPORT SILVER DISCS

With its roots in Stereo Audio, McIntosh’s new MCT80 SACD/CD transport comes as no surprise. It’s a good bet McIntosh is banking on audiophiles making models the calibre of the MCT80 the last transport they’ll own as we do a Usain Bolt, into the streaming

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ESTELON LAUNCHES ROLLS ROYCE PRICED SPEAKERS

There’s no bypassing the new Estelon Extreme Legacy Edition speakers price tag. At $364,000 per pair they’re about the same price as one of Rolls-Royce’s legendary bespoke automobiles.

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UNISON RESEARCH TAKES IT TO THE MAX

Given Unison Research’s decades long track record manufacturing some of the planet’s most gorgeous looking valve pre and power amps, the brand’s style cue for its new Max speakers is hardly surprising.

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MOBILE FIDELITY ARRIVES IN AUSTRALIA

Leading distributor, Synergy Audio Visual, have announced their appointment as the Australian representatives of Mobile Fidelity.

Posted in: Hi-Fi Music Industry