Written By: Peter Familari

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ROKSAN RETURNS TO AUSTRALIA WITH BLAK SERIES

UK's loudspeaker specialists, Monitor Audio owns electronics and turntable boutique brand, Roksan. So, having acquired distribution rights for Monitor Audio, it seems logical Melbourne based wholesaler, Interdyn would make haste to add Roksan ...

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AUDIO-TECHNICA RELEASES 4TH-GEN OC9X PHONO CARTRIDGES

Audio-technica has just released a complete series of its truly giant-killing OC-9 moving coil cartridge.

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CLEARAUDIO JUBILEE AND V2 CARTRIDGES AND SMART POWER SUPPLIES

Analogue specialist, Clearaudio has just whipped up a batch of new models designed to get the best sound from vinyl.

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LUXMAN UNVEILS REVAMPED NEOCLASSICO AMP AND CD PLAYER

Luxman released its exquisite A4-sized SQ-N100 integrated valve amp and matching D-N100 CD player in 2007. It has now released a revamped series comprising the A4 sized SQ-N150 integrated amp and its companion CD player, the D-N150.

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THE WAND TURNTABLE FROM NZ IS NOW SHIPPING

A prototype of The Wand 14-4 Turntable attracted plenty of interest at the Melbourne International Hi-Fi Show back in 2017. Its crisp styling and the outstanding level of finish signalled this was a vinyl spinner to be taken seriously.

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ORTOFON EXPANDS OM5 PHONO CARTRIDGE RANGE

You can bet your last dollar that Ortofon wasn’t thinking of any transcendental mantra when it gave its entry-level moving magnet cartridge an OM prefix.

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MCINTOSH’S C49 PREAMP IS THOROUGHLY MODERN

No brand is better placed to deliver high-end components that represent the best of analogue and digital. That’s what the new McIntosh C49 Preamplifier is poised to deliver without pausing for breath or missing a beat.

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LISTEN UP MUSIC USES HEALING POWER OF MUSIC FOR MENTAL HEALTH

Ali Taylor and Hank Paul know all about the healing power of music. The two friends are the driving force behind Listen Up Music and its Mental Health Music Training (MHMT), which is Australia’s first mental health training program designed to use the ...

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KEN ISHIWATA DEPARTS MARANTZ

After a celebrated career spanning 41-years, Ken Ishiwata is leaving Marantz.

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Reviews

REVIEW: PRO-JECT PHONO BOX S2 PHONO PREAMPLIFIER

Never overlooking the value-for-money offerings on the Hi-Fi market in Australia, StereoNET takes a closer look at Pro-Ject's $280 compact phono preamplifier capable of bringing out the best of either MM or MC phono cartridges.

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AUDIO RESEARCH RELEASES SPECIAL EDITION CD PLAYERS

Audio Research's newly updated REFCD9SE and CD6SE players are the components I most covet. I'd buy either or both if only I had the money to buy a ticket to their big dance.

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PRO-JECT GOES BACK TO DRAWING BOARD WITH NEW CD PLAYER

Pro-Ject has invested big money in its new proprietary CD mechanism for its new CD BOX RS2 T Transport and predicts that the humble CD has stacks of life left in it yet.

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