Spatial Hologram M4 Follow Up Impressions

Welcome Back! The Spatial Hologram M4’s that I reviewed a couple of months ago now have well over 100 hours of play time on them, so the moment seemed right for some further reflections on how they’ve evolved. The No Hype Zone One reassuring aspect of the Spatial ownership experience has been a complete lack of marketing-speak or hyperbole … More Spatial Hologram M4 Follow Up Impressions

WORLD PREMIERE REVIEW: The Spatial Hologram M4

Beginning at the end Plenty of audio reviews praise some flavor-of-the-month product with the threadbare phrase, “these are game changers.” But, trite phraseology or not, that’s what the Spatial Audio M4’s are. After living with them for nearly 6 weeks, they have re-calibrated my expectations for the level of musical pleasure that an audiophile with the … More WORLD PREMIERE REVIEW: The Spatial Hologram M4

LISTENING IMPRESSIONS: Some Quality Time With the Fritz Carrera Monitors

Following on the heels of my Fritz Carbon 7 SE review, I got another phone call from Fritz Heiler (always a good thing). He wanted to know how his upmarket monitor, the Fritz Carrera Rev 7 BE, would sound paired with my Audio Note Kits Kit 1 300B amp. Having throughly enjoyed getting to know the Carbon 7 … More LISTENING IMPRESSIONS: Some Quality Time With the Fritz Carrera Monitors

The Speakers of Planet SET, Part II

If audiophilia is a human subculture, and those devoted to tube amplification a subculture within the audiophile community, then those tube devotees who reserve their enthusiasm (and their funds) for SET amps must be a sub-subculture of the audiophile world. Or something like that. That said, the community of SET lovers requires speakers through which to play the music that waits … More The Speakers of Planet SET, Part II