Author: <span class="vcard">One Old Audiophile</span>

Schiit Audio Loki – Purists vs Pragmatists

Everything old is new again. Tone controls of various types were standard on everything in my youth. Somewhere in the 80’s(?) the “purity” of the signal chain became a mantra and those controls disappeared from most audio gear. You lived with the shortcomings of the recorded source material in the name of accuracy and truth…


Danacable Lazuli Ultra Headphone Cable Review – A Lazuli Shootout with my Abyss Phi

I have been using the Dana Cable Lazuli on my stock Sennheiser HD800 and Lazuli Reference on my Focal Utopia since early fall 2016 and early spring 2017 respectively. Both are pure copper designs and I found the Lazuli Reference sound signature a very good sounding compliment with my Utopia (a solid performer up and…