Issue 81


Old School:

VPI HW-19 Mk 3 Turntable
By Jerold O’Brien


Venture Electronics Monk Plus IEM’s
By Kyle Dusing

Journeyman Audiophile:

Rotel A14 Integrated and CD14 CD Player
By Andre Marc

TONE Style

Podium XL from HiFi Racks

The Bubble Sofa by Roche Bobois

Snap Power Light Outlet

Orvis WW1 Wooden Propeller

WireSkin Wine Bottle Carrier

42mm Timex + Red Wing Chronograph

Jackson Pollack Puzzle


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: Eric Hofbauer Quartet, Steve Slagel, and More!
By Kevin Whitehead and Jim Macnie

Bob Gendron’s Rock Reissues You Shouldn’t Miss

Gear Previews

GamuT Zodiac Speakers

MartinLogan Expression ESL 13A Speakers

Exogal Comet DAC


GamuT Di150 Limited Edition Integrated Amplifier
By Jerold O’Brien

SVS SB-2000 Subwoofer
By Jeff Dorgay

Esoteric E-03 Phonostage
By Greg Petan

Franco Serblin Lignea Speakers
By Jeff Dorgay

Plinius Hiato Integrated Amplifier
By Rob Johnson

VPI Prime Turntable
By Jeff Dorgay

Atoll’s HD120 and MA100 Amp and Pre
By Jeff Dorgay

Issue 50


995: Sounds that Won’t Break the Bank
Aperion Audio Veras Grand speakers
AudioEngine D2 Wireless DAC

By Mark Marcantonio

Journeyman Audiophile

An Onkyo Trifecta
By Andre Marc

Old School:  The Quad ESL’s
By Ken Kessler

Macro: Sound for Small Spaces
Audio Electronics Nighthawk
By Michael Liang

Tone Style

SoundCast Outcast Portable Speaker System
By Ben Fong-Torres

The iPad Mini: Oh Baby!

The Shredder Cheese Grater

A Charlie Brown Christmas – In Green…

In The Groove

Sushi Staplers

Iggy Pop Bobblehead


Live Music: Giant Giant Sand In Portland
By John Darko

Current Releases:

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

Audiophile Pressings

Miles Davis, Aerosmith and The Beatles


KEF R-300 Speakers

Magico S5 Speakers

Sonus faber Aida Speakers

From The Web:

Cambridge Audio Azur 851C CD Player

Decware ZP3 Phonostage

German Physiks Unlimited Mk. II Speakers

dCS Vivaldi Digital Playback System


PrimaLuna ProLogue Premium CD Player
By Jeff Dorgay

Furutech f-TP615 AC Power Filter/Distributor
and PowerFlux Power Cords
By Jeff Dorgay

Peachtree Audio novaPre and Peachtree 220
By Andre Marc

Exposure 3010S2 Monoblocks
By Jerold O’Brien

Dynaudio Confidence C1 II Speakers
By Jeff Dorgay

Audio Research REF 250 Power Amplifiers
By Jeff Dorgay


Issue 44

Budget Gear:  The Ortofon MC Vivo Cartridge

By Jerold O’Brien

Journeyman Audiophile: The Musical Fidelity M6 500i Integrated Amp
By Jeff Dorgay

Tone Style

Kuma’s Corner:  Metal, Beer, Red Meat and Anger!

By Bob Gendron

Visiting the Macallan’s Distillery in Scotland

By Bailey S. Barnard

Cool Jazz Ice Cube Trays

The iCade Gaming Console

iRobot Roomba Vacuum

B&W’s Zeppelin air

And, much more…


Live Music: Bob Gendron covers Wilco

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

Audiophile Pressings
Skynyrd, Carole King, BTO and more
By Lawrence Devoe and Jeff Dorgay

Jazz and Blues
Three new releases from Esperanza Spalding, Bryan & The Gaggards and the Tord Gustavsen Quartet
By Jim Macnie


PS Audio P10 Power Plant

Dynaudio Confidence C1 mk. II speakers


Danish Modern: The Davone Ray Loudspeakers
By Steve Guttenberg

Single Box Perfection:  The ARC REF 150 Power Amplifier
By Jeff Dorgay

Myriad Options: The Monk Audio Phonostage
By Jacob Heilbrunn

A Case of Bass:  The MartinLogan Montis Speakers
By Jeff Dorgay