Written By: James Michael Hughes

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Bergmann Audio Magne Turntable System Review

James Michael Hughes samples this sophisticated air-powered vinyl spinner…

Posted in: Hi-Fi Applause Awards 2021 Turntables

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AURALiC Altair G2.1 Wireless Streaming DAC Review

James Michael Hughes is most impressed by the clean, open sound of this new premium-priced streaming DAC preamplifier…

Posted in: Hi-Fi DACs Sources Streaming Applause Awards 2021

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Vertere Acoustics DG-1 Redline Review

James Michael Hughes takes this swish new turntable package for a spin…

Posted in: Hi-Fi Applause Awards 2021 Turntables

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KEF KC62 Subwoofer Review

James Michael Hughes finds that less is more with this novel new compact subwoofer...

Posted in: Hi-Fi Loudspeakers Subwoofers Applause Awards 2021

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Arcam ST60 Streamer Review

James Michael Hughes samples the digital delights of this premium-priced streaming solution…

Posted in: Hi-Fi Sources Streaming Applause Awards 2021

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Moonriver Model 404 Reference Integrated Amplifier Review

James Michael Hughes enjoys this quirky high end integrated amplifier from Sweden…

Posted in: Hi-Fi Amplifiers Integrated Amplifiers Applause Awards 2021

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Denon DCD-A110 SACD Player and PMA-A110 Integrated Amplifier Review

Jimmy Hughes celebrates a prestigious new Anniversary edition silver disc spinner and amplifier combination…

Posted in: Hi-Fi Amplifiers Integrated Amplifiers Sources CD Player Applause Awards 2021

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Cyrus Audio Phono Signature Phono Stage Review

James Michael Hughes is seriously impressed by this versatile new MM/MC phono preamplifier…

Posted in: Hi-Fi Amplifiers Phono Preamplifiers Applause Awards 2021

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Topping E30 DAC Review

James Michael Hughes discovers a delightful diminutive desktop DAC...

Posted in: Hi-Fi DACs Applause Awards 2021

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NAD Electronics C 298 Stereo Power Amplifier Review

Jimmy Hughes samples this iconic company's latest affordable Class D powerhouse…

Posted in: Hi-Fi Amplifiers Power Amplifiers Applause Awards 2020