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Elite Dealer Spotlight: Echo Audio

This month's KEF Dealer Spotlight features Echo Audio in Portland, OR.  

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In Search of Audio Standards, Part Two

In Part One we talked a little about technical standards and a whole lot about magical standards. Part Two is going to be about pretty much the same thing. Part One was subjective, Part Two is (for the most part) objective.

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In Search of Audio Standards, Part One

The very essence of a recording translates the artistic vision, but has that been lost in a world controlled by algorithms and rigid concepts of art? There is a delicate art to making the sound of a recording convey the emotional context of a song but pity the woeful audio enthusiast who isn’t sure that what they are hearing sounds good.

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The Ghost of Audio Past - A Holiday Season Parable

A visit with audio past, present and yet to come. With apologies to Charkes Dickens. 

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KEF Masters of Sound: Michael Marquart and the Dolby Atmos Music Revolution

"Your ears should be ready for anything. That's the whole idea of immersive audio. There are no boundaries." Grammy nominated musician and producer sat down with KEF to discuss music produced for Dolby Atmos and the recording industry and the state of modern music.

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The Grateful Dead's 'Wall of Sound' Helped Change Live Music Forever

Forty-eight MacIntosh MC-2300 amps producing 28,800 Watts of continuous RMS power (48 x 600) that drove 586 speakers and 54 tweeters. The bass rig had a separate amplifier and speaker array for each string! The Grateful Dead's 'Wall of Sound' didn't last very long, but it forever changed the way we listen to concerts.

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