Pre-Amps / Amps
Atma-Sphere is the world’s premiere high end manufacturer of OTL (and triode) tube amplifiers. They have won numerous Golden Ear and Reviewerís Choice awards for their preamps and amplifiers. They also specialize in custom made products for the audiophile. We currently have the M60 mark3 with all of the current mods, V caps, power supply mods, and the gold face for your listening pleasure.
Cary Audio Designs is one of the premiere high end designers and manufacturers of tube amps and preamps, DVD and CD players, home theater processors and amplifiers, and specialty electronics for the audiophile. Receiver of numerous awards throughout the years, their equipment design and quality is second to none.
Creek is a British intermediate level high end manufacturer of solid state electronics geared for the audiophile on a budget. Superb sonics coupled with solid stable circuitry put Creek way ahead of the pack for musicality and reliability. Creek has won numerous awards over the years for their products. We have some Creek products in stock-please call for more information.
At the heart of Exemplar is John Tucker, a designer and inventor noted for his superb preamp designs incorporating solid state circuitry and tubes. He also specializes in modifying existing circuits and speakers to get the best detailing and musical tonality possible. His newest mods include the LSA speakers and amps, and the new Oppo BDP 93. We have the moded BDP 93 on hand for demo, and have the new moded BDP 95 on order. We also have his new Copper Portals in our systems.
Heed is a small specialty company based in Hungary who manufactures very high quality integrated amps, headphone amps, and phonostages. Their approach is unique by using very short signal paths with very high quality parts. They preserve the dynamics, musicality, and space of the music while keeping the cost down. You owe it to yourself to check out their website. Their lineup includes the Heed Obelisk SI integrated amp, and the new Obelisk DA and DT CD transport and DAC. I have both available to demo, along with the award winning Quasar Phonostage.
Jolida is famous for their wide tube product line. High quality construction, wonderful warm sound, and great flexiblity of design are their hallmarks. I always have a selection of their lineup to demo, and can get units on demand to demo if their is special interest. We currently have the JD-9 phonostage, JD 100 CD player, FX10 Integrated, JD1701 Integrated, FX DAC, and the JD 302 CRC on hand for your enjoyment. We carry the DAC on hand, and can order the rest of the line.
LSA is an innovative manufacturer of entry to high end speaker and integrated amplifier products. Great detailing, superb tonality (piano really sounds like a piano), and solid construction are the hallmarks for all of their products. The Integrated amps, the Standard, Signature, and Statement are available by order to demo. We carry the LSA1 Statement, LSA .5, and the LSA Standard Integrated for demo at this time. Please call for information.
Music Hall is a company dedicated to importing and distributing top quality, high end audio components. The emphasis is on mainly two channel, a rarity in todayís world. They have won numerous awards and are consistently on the Stereophile Magazineís top 500 list.
P S Audio is well known for their power conditioning products and their amplifier lines. Their AC Regenerator just won a Golden Ear Award from Absolute Sound. Also we have the new P5 and P10 for demo in our sound rooms, stock the P5 in black, and can order any other product of theirs you may wish. We also have a small selection of their power cables.
Roksan is a British high end company well known for its turntables, preamps and amps. The featured RoksanRadius 5 turntable has won the 2006 and 2007 Hi Fi Editors Choice awards for tables under $3000. The Xerxes table is respected by audiophiles worldwide. The Kandy and Caspian lines of electronics have also won many awards in Europe.
Soaring Audio is a small boutique manufacturer of well designed specialty equipment. Their A300 stereo amp won best of show at CES, and their Falcon is a superb upscaling 1080p media center. We currently have the A300 and the new A600 amps to demo. The A600 is a 300W/ch amp with the delicacy of a 100w amp. Huge stage width and good depth, with lots of power and punch when needed. One of the more refined high power amps I have ever heard.
We also have the revised Falcon Media Center with the new solid state hard drives and the 1.5TB AV grade hard drive. With the Windows 7 OS it is very user friendly. Needless to say, this unit can hold over 1000 cd’s noncompressed.