05 Jun 19
Airstream MTB

Join us as we upgrade the Airstream with a 700 Watt thumping JL Audio sound system.

24 May 19

Read Here ” Is Parasound’s Halo Hint 6 Integrated Amplifier a party amp? A hard-rock enabler? A suave, swinging jazz proselytizer? It’s all these things. The Hint 6 worked well with every speaker I threw at it, delivering an upfront, slightly cool, dynamic sound, LP after LP. Even at its higher price of $2995, the […]

23 May 19
The DC Hi-Fi Group

The DC Hi-Fi Group Meeting at John Gatski’s Home May 18, 2019 by Paul Elliott. Spring time in our area is supposed to be such a lovely time and it seemed to be a perfect time for John to have an open house for our group.  Best laid plans of mice and men. Man was […]

23 May 19
The DC Hi-Fi Group

DC Hi-Fi Group April Meeting at The Vinyl Revivers, April 28, 2019, by Paul Elliott It was another great Sunday at Russ’s.  Russ Katz, The Vinyl Revivers, opened his home business to our club in grand style. I would guess there were about 30 club members on hand to meet three company representatives, have a […]

17 May 19
Part-Time Audiophile

DALLAS (PTA) — Blowtorch Audio Werks founder and chief designer Russ Gates is showing one of the most impressive loudspeakers at the show. Completed only a dozen hours before the show, Russ Gate’s new four-driver (active), two-driver (passive) tower loudspeaker brings the fun, dynamics and mid-range clarity that round out one of the most fun […]

16 May 19
Audiophile Audition

Tried and Truly Excellent!

17 Apr 19
Alexandre Beaudoin Bonotto Blog's

Parasound has announced plans to deliver its most-affordable integrated amplifier/digital-to-analog converter (DAC) early this summer. from Mix ID 8193176

12 Apr 19
Part-Time Audiophile

CHICAGO (PTA) — After going all-in with its high-end Halo products at the recent Florida Audio Expo (Tampa) show in February 2019, Parasound now focuses it’s efforts on debuting more affordable audio components at Axpona 2019. This time, it’s Parasound’s NewClassic line that receives another great update with the NewClassic 200 INT Integrated Amplifier. The […]

11 Apr 19
Part-Time Audiophile

Our Latest Issue Our Spring 2019 issue of The Occasional Magazine is now available for download! This time out, the team brings us a suite of new reviews. In this issue, we have brand new gear reviews: Trenner & Friedl ARt monitors, Sonus Faber Serafino Tradition, Parasound Halo Hint 6, Simaudio 390, and the Dragon Inspire […]

08 Apr 19
Dave Hamby goes walkabout

Use streaming music as a music discovery tool. Roon Radio with Roon integrated streaming services is a great way to discover new artists, new music, and who’s playing near you. Learn how Dismal Manor uses Roon, Qobuz, and Tidal to guide live and recorded music purchases.

05 Apr 19
Actsessory Shoppe

*160 watts RMS x 2, 8 Ohms *240 watts RMS x2, 4 Ohms *500 watts x1, 8 Ohms, Bridged mode *Circuitry designed by legendary John Curl *High bias Class A/AB operation *Balanced inputs of discrete circuits and XLR connectors *Direct Coupled for cleanest signal *MOSFET driver stage and JFET input stage, hand-matched

31 Mar 19

READ HERE “While the overall connections are similar to that of the former P 5 preamp, the P 6 offers some upgrades comparable to the modernization of the A21 to the A21+. I think that says a lot about Parasound’s ability to pack performance where it counts. The improvements move the cash-out-of-pocket (or Bitcoin-out-of-server) needle […]

29 Mar 19

Read Here “One of my long-term reference recordings is Robbie Robertson and the Red Road Ensemble’s Music For The Native Americans (16/44.1 FLAC, Capitol), which I use for its sparkling clarity and the openness of its soundstage as Robertson explores the complex rhythms of the music of his native heritage. The Halo JC 5 handled […]