Many Paths

just put back the Kuzma Airline linear tracker having mounted a Zyx UNIverse playing via Kondo chain (KSL SFz, M7). Listening to the new MFSL (Mofi) Miles Davis Nefertiti release and some other LPs. The sound is not like in the last picture of a famous Chinese city…

Do Not Sell at Any Price’ and ‘Dust & Grooves

We know here that the good old black records have always been keepers. Some of us watched the decline of the LP that was pushed aside by the shinny cd disks that invaded the planet. We have see the revival of the old dusty grooves that bring more than just the music but the sheer…

Lateral or vertical ?

The original wax drums were cut vertically “hill-and-dale” and we owe the credit to Thomas Edison. Then came Berliner and his flat disc that adopted the lateral movement, why not? And then later came the Acetate Bakelite, Vinyl for the Radio Broadcast Transcriptions that offered greater silence . Yes but the idler wheel drive turntables…

CD of the day Freni

I have refrered to this CD before at this place. If you are into “HiFi” (read here definition of HiFi) do not persue this one. However if your are into remarkable interpretations, that you like (or want to like…) 0pera then get this set. Start with CD one and take it all the way in…

Miles Smiles

For today`s “Spring Afternoon” (see Cycling or Spinning) I decided going for a “Miles Davis Session”. Starting with Miles Davis in Stockholm 1960, a live recording with John Coltrane and Sonny Stitt I then switched to the EMT R 80.Besides of many good Miles` vinyl records I collected over the years this time I went…

Cycling or Spinning?

while my friend in Paris is cycling I am considering what kind of record will be the perfect matching party of today`s  spring afternoon – 18 degrees in Bavaria!