TONEAudio Magazine Issue 18

TONEAudio Magazine Issue 18

Cover Story

The Chuck D Interview: Hip Hop In the 21st Century


Old School: PS Audio’s Digital Link:
The Beginning of the Digital Revolution
By Jeff Dorgay

Budget Gear: The Perfect Compact:
AV123’s EL525T Tower Speakers
By Jeff Dorgay

The Vinyl Anachronist:
The Continuation of the Technics SL 1200 Chronicles
By Marc Phillips

Chuck D of Public Enemy Talks About His
Continuing Mission and How Rap Is Changing
By Richard Simmons

Tone On Tour: A Visit to Mobile Fidelity Sound Lab:
Shawn Britton Tells Us What it Takes to Make Great Recordings
And the Real Threat to Vinyl
By Jeff Dorgay

The Computer Audiophile:
Focal’s XS, The King of Desktop Sound
By Jeff Dorgay

Tone Style

Breaking the Sound Barrier Bowers and Wilkins
Teams Up With Jaguar On Their New XF
By Jeff Dorgay

The Amazing Loiminchay Fountain Pens
By Ken Kessler

Premium Storage! A Safe Place for Your
Greatest Hits Collection
By Jeff Dorgay

A Tale of Two Compacts The Canon G9 and G10
By Jeff Dorgay

Nagra’s Vibration Free System
A Platform Worthy of the Name
By Jeff Dorgay

The iPod Nano Just Try to Resist One
By Jeff Dorgay

DJ Shirts Show Off Your DJ Style
By Jeff Dorgay


Club Mix: New Releases from David Byrne and Brian Eno,
Mr. Scruff, Thievery Corporation and Hotel Costes 11
By Scott Tetzlaff

Live Music: Recent Shows by Lindsey Buckingham,
Alejandro Escovedo and Carrie Rodriquez, TK Webb, Squeeze,
Vampire Weekend, Fleet Foxes, Al Stewart and Dr. Dog
By The TONE Staff

Todd Rundgren Interview: What Keeps Him Rocking
By Jeff Dorgay

Current Releases Fresh Releases in the Pop/Rock World
By The TONE Staff

On The Road With Curtis Peoples:
An Interview with One of Manhattan/EMI’s Newest Talents
By Jeff Dorgay

Audiophile Recordings: Miles Davis, Sonny Rollins,
Frank Sinatra, Little Feat, Linda Ronstadt and a Record
Company to Avoid
By Jeff Dorgay

Classical Music A To Z Tchaikovsky and Stravinsky:
The Ying and Yang of Russian Classical Music
By Dan Babineau

Gear Reviews

Exquisite In Form And Function
The Loiminchay Chagall Speakers
By Jeff Dorgay

The Whest Audio PS.30R
By Randy Wells

Let’s Get Small: The Paradigm Reference Signature S1
By Jeff Dorgay

The McIntosh MA 7000 Big Power
By Jerold O’Brien

A Quick Turntable Upgrade Furutech AG-12 Phono Cable
By Jeff Dorgay

The Ficion F200SE Speakers A Very Intriguing Newcomer
By Jeff Dorgay

Major Versatility Red Wine Audio’s Isabella Preamp
By Jeff Dorgay

Raising The Bar: The New Dmitri Power Conditioner
From Running Springs Audio
By Jeff Dorgay

The Audioquest SUB-3 Cables Subwoofer Supreme
By Jeff Dorgay