: ' Ultra High Definition Audio'

AXPONA Day 3: Positive Feedback!

AXPONA 2016 is history. It was a great show for AIX Records and partners Dolby Labs, Oppo Digital, DH Labs, Benchmark, JVC, and Harman. We had the best sounding system playing the finest recordings of the [...]


I’m back at my desk in Los Angeles after a very enjoyable weekend in Chicago. It’s grueling to setup a state-of-the-art system, give presentations for 8 hours, and then do a two-hour seminar for three days [...]

AXPONA 2016 Day 1

It’s early Saturday morning here in Rosemont, Illinois. Mona and I will be headed to the Westin Hotel shortly and get ready for day two of the AXPONA show. Yesterday, was surprisingly busy for a Friday. [...]

One More Time With Feeling!

I heard from Bob Stuart once again. It’s clear from a number of comments that the confusion over recordings and live performances is alive an well. My original comments were based on a reading of the [...]

Robert Stuart Responds…Again!

Yesterday, I pulled a statement from a Q&A document prepared by Robert Stuart of MQA and Meridian. In response to my question about the applicability of MQA to high-resolution music and older standard-resolution formats like “analog [...]

Robert Stuart Responds: MQA and More!

For those of you that have been reading my posts for at least 9 months, you may remember that I wrote about a very nice lunch meeting that I had with Meridian and MQA head Robert [...]

LG G5 “HiFi Plus” Audio Module

LG is taking a modular approach to high-resolution with their new G5 and its modular B&O module. I read an announcement and review at Digital Trends written by Ryan Waniata who claims the new module is [...]

HD Vinyl LPs?

Maybe you’ve seen the article on DigitalMusicNews.com about a technology that promises better quality LPs. According to the article, Rebeat has applied to European patents to protect a method that, “improves upon traditional lacquer cutting by [...]

Digital Recording As A Master Tape? Nope.

I’ve been focused on finishing and laying out the “Music and Audio: A User Guide To Better Audio” as of late. I apologize for not getting more posts on this site. Bear with me for another [...]

Meeting Sir George Martin

The Beatles were a huge impact on my decision to learn how to play the guitar, study music, move to California, and pursue a career in the music business. Like tens of thousands of other young [...]