Category: News

Sonus Faber Olympica Nova 1 loudspeaker

The Sonus Faber Olympica Nova 1 ($6500/pair) is the company’s latest stand-mounted, two-way monitor—a lineage that began with their first speaker, the Minima, which I reviewed some 24 years ago. Like the products that followed, the Minima featured a 1″ silk-dome tweeter and a 4″ reflex-loaded paper-based midbass driver, both attached to a leather-covered baffle…

By HearthstoneYarns May 27, 2020 0

Mbappe hails ‘ruthless’ Liverpool and ‘very good manager’

Paris Saint-Germain forward Kylian Mbappe has called Liverpool a “ruthless machine” with a “very good manager”. Reports at the beginning of November linked Liverpool with a £215m move for the Frenchman, suggesting that the Reds’ lack of transfers last summer meant that the money was ready to spend in 2020. Click Here: New Zealand rugby store Another report at the…

By HearthstoneYarns May 27, 2020 0

Bayern goalscorer hails ‘brutally important’ victory

Joshua Kimmich believes Borussia Dortmund will struggle to keep up with Bayern Munich after his sensational chip sealed a “brutally important” victory in the Bundesliga title race. All eyes were on Signal Iduna Park as ‘Der Klassiker’ played out in front of empty stands but millions of extra football-starved viewers. But Dortmund failed to capitalise…

By HearthstoneYarns May 27, 2020 0

Listening #201: the Buddha Bearing

This is a story about a $1375 commercial turntable accessory and a free tweak—the latter discovered while installing the former, although the two things exist quite independently of one another. Here’s how it all went down: Earlier this year, I was sent a review sample of a perfectionist-quality platter bearing called the Buddha Bearing, intended…

By HearthstoneYarns May 27, 2020 0

Elac Debut B6 loudspeaker

The first I heard about Elac’s new Debut line of speakers was from two 12-year-olds at T.H.E. Show Newport Beach 2015. “Elac’s room is making the best sound at the show,” they said. Elac? I thought. I have an Elac Miracord 40A turntable. Hmmmm… So I walked to Elac’s room and listened to the Debut…

By HearthstoneYarns May 27, 2020 0

“Dark Shadows” : photos de tournage ! [PHOTOS]

Les premières photos de tournage du long métrage de Tim Burton ” The Dark Shadows” ont été dévoilées ! Deux nouvelles photos de tournage du long métrage de Tim Burton Dark Shadows ont été dévoilées ! Adapté de la célèbre série télévisée, le film raconte l’histoire du vampire Barnabas Collins, dont le chemin croise régulièrement…

By HearthstoneYarns May 26, 2020 0