Issue 80

Issue 80

Cover Story

First Ever! Two Products of the Year!


Old School:

McIntosh MC 225: A Revered Classic
By Jerome Wanono


Record Doctor V Record Cleaner

By Andre Marc

Journeyman Audiophile:

Peachtree Audio’s Nova 150:
Everything in one box!

By Rob Johnson

TONE Style

BMW’s new i3

Stache’ Labbit

LSR Apple Watch Silicon Strap

Cooking With Sammy Hagar

Tile Slim

Versa Watch Winder

Omaker W4 Pocket Speaker


Spin the Black Circle: Reviews of New Pop/Rock and Country Albums
By Bob Gendron, Todd Martens, Chrissie Dickinson, Andrea Domanick and Aaron Cohen

Jazz & Blues: Keith Jarrett, Kris Davis and more!
By Jim Macnie and Kevin Whitehead

Gear Previews

Audio Research GS75i Integrated Amplifier

Graham Audio Chartwell LS3/5 Speakers

Web Reviews

Merrill Audio Jens Phono and Christine Preamplifier

Rega Planar 3 Turntable


Sonus faber  Lilium Speakers
By Greg Petan

Coincident Statement Lifestage
By Jeff Dorgay

Conrad-Johnson GAT Series 2 Linestage
By Jeff Dorgay

Pass Xs Phono
By Jeff Dorgay

Audio Research REF 6
By Rob Johnson


TONEAudio’s Products of the Year

Publisher’s Choice Awards

Exceptional Value Awards