Author Archives: On a Higher Note

MORMUSIC.Today Recommendation – Must-Have and Noteworthy Magnum Opus LP Re-Issues (repost)

Must Have Reissues These albums will make your system sing, truly remarkable albums both musically & sonically.  Classic albums that we have all heard countless times, but never at this sound quality. Playing Magnum Opus ReDiscovered selection is the best bang on the buck improvement to your system. Dire Straits – Dire Straits. Mobile Fidelity, […]

Bergmann Audio Announces Modi, New Entry Level Airbearing Turntable System, and Names On A Higher Note its N. American Exclusive Distributor

Bergmann Audio is a Danish airbearing turntable and linear tracking tonearm manufacturer that bears the Founder, Johnnie Bergmann Rasmussen’s namesake.  The new Modi turntable uses trickle down technology from Bergmann’s Galder, its reference air bearing turntable system, to present a more affordable entry-level air bearing solution, offering flexibility and ease to users to be able […]

Irish Music Recommendation | Join in at whatsbestforum to share yours

Having left Ireland (Cork City to be precise) in 1978, I have lived all around the world since then but still have family and friends back home, and have lots of reasons to return regularly.  Building pleasure elements to my business trips, I have always been on the look out for a taste of live […]

Gryphon Audio built-in DAC in Scorpio S vs optional DAC module for Diablo 120

With the plethora of both standalone and built-in DAC’s into different electronics, we get asked the question of which “DAC is better” a lot.  We also observed many discussions about how one could use a DAC to double up as a digital preamplifier to drive their amps, a topic we do have lots to say […]

Method of Madness – a brief introduction

  Irish Distillers have many long-established brands, such as Jameson, Redbreast, Powers, Midleton Very Rare, and the Spot range, so while these are fabulous brands that can be carefully refined and are allowed to evolve organically, they do not leave much room for experimentation. Method and Madness is a new experimental range of Irish whiskeys (and a […]

Press Release: Gryphon Audio Designs World Premiere of the new Vanta Series Cables

The Gryphon Vanta Gryphon Audio Designs proudly announces the release of a whole new series of cables. It is the very top of the line from Gryphon and it is a new evolutionary step in Gryphon Cable Production. The VANTA Series will offer Speaker Cables, Interconnects, Power Cords and finally Digital Cables as well. The […]