Philip O’Hanlon’s show report for Audio Video Therapy’s annual Autumn Harmony event in Nashua, New Hamshire.
Using music from the same era as the original PD-171, the reviewers at Hi-Fi News start easy and graduate to recordings that test the limits and capabilities of the PD-171 a bit more each time than the last recording.
Off to Montreal we go! My affinity towards both Montreal, the city and their French Canadian residents is well-known. As a token of appreciation to the hospitality I receive, I made it a point to be on the look out for delightful French music during my travels throughout the year to play in Montreal. In […]
“The Luxman PD-171’s stylish if retro exterior conceals a design that is absolutely contemporary. With stunning engineering and intelligent digital control electronics the PD-171 is a delight to use. It offers a captivating musical performance.” “The Luxman can certainly channel a 1980s vibe when required.
Luxman PD-171 turntable with traditional classic wood paneled design (optional piano black available) was a Finalist in Stereophile’s Product of the Year Award in the Analog category. Review by Art Dudley can be found here. Visit here for more information about the turntable and contact us or your nearest dealer for an audition.
August 17, 2014 First I’d like to thank Bill, Tony, Jon & Carina for organizing this eventful seminar. It was a stunning environment within a forest with floor to ceiling glass behind the speakers and electronic drop-down drapes; such was the beautiful setting of our Central Coast Music Seminar, the home of Stereophile’s reviewer, Master Jon […]
Coup de Foudre in Montreal asked us to modernise the PD-171 as an option; so we removed the wooden trim & had it finished in high gloss, black automotive paint. The refinished wooden trim is a $500 option, shipping now. It certainly makes the PD-171 look thirty years younger !
Dean Seislove of Positive Feedback wrote: “The Luxman PD-171 establishes such a high standard for the sound quality that can be had at this price point, it’s bound to make many of us recalibrate our expectations and budget for a turntable purchase. You can save your pennies, but who wants to listen to pennies? My […]