TONEAudio Magazine Issue 23

TONEAudio Magazine Issue 23

Cover Story

Bob Gendron reviews the Beatles Remasters!


Old School: Love Those LED’s, The SAE2200
By Jerold O’Brien

Simon Drake Talks About Naim’s Music Label: Embracing Past and Future Technologies
By Jeff Dorgay

Budget Gear: The Rotel RA-1520 Integrated and RCD-1520 CD Player
By Mark Marcontonio

Dealers That Mean Business: We Visit Nuts About HiFi
By Jeff Dorgay

A Visit To Rega: Roy Gandy’s Model of Efficiency
By Jeff Dorgay

Tone Style

An Afternoon with the Focal Grande Utopia EM

The B&W Panorama

The Olympus E-P1
DSLR Performance, Compact Size

TomTom For The iPhone

The Sound of the Future Radio
WiFi Is Here, By Ben Fong-Torres

Red Eye’s Remote Control System for your iPod

Little City Coffee

Phish Promo Pint Glass


Live Music: The TONEStaff Covers The Montreux Jazz Festival,
Sunn O))) and Coldplay

TONEAudio Obscurities
Favorite recordings from the vault
By The TONEAudio Staff and Audio Industry Friends

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

Audiophile Pressings Presented by Music Direct
Beck, Boz Scaggs, Rickie Lee Jones, The Cars and more.


Bang & Olufsen’s BeoSound 5

Naim Uniti

Nagra LB Recorder

Sennheiser HD800 Phones

Snell K7 Speakers

DCS Paganini Digital Playback System


PrimaLuna’s Dialog 7’s: Can We Talk?
By Hood McTiernan

A Year With The MartinLogan Spire
Long Term Test
By Jeff Dorgay

The Harbeth Monitor 40.1’s
By Jeff Dorgay

The BelCanto REF 500 Monoblock Amplifiers
By Lawrence Devoe

By Jeff Dorgay

Oppo’s BCP-83 Universal Player
By Rich Kent

The Marantz SA-K1 Pearl SACD Player
By Jerold O’Brien

Top of the SACD Food Chain: The Wadia 781i
By Jeff Dorgay

Trends TA 10.2 Amplifier
By Jeff Dorgay

Paradigm and HK Classics