Upcoming Reviews/Features

Bluesound Powernode
Bluesound PowerNode
On August 1, Gordon Brockhouse reviews the new Bluesound PowerNode streaming integrated amplifier, which features a top-mounted touch panel with proximity sensor, along with upgraded DAC and amplifier sections.
Encore! Encore!
Encore! Encore!
On August 1, Gordon Brockhouse interviews jazz singer/pianist Patricia Barber, recording engineer Jim Anderson, and project director Ulrike Schwarz about Barber's stunning new album of jazz standards. Recorded in multi-channel DXD (Digital eXtreme Definition), Clique is being released in a multitude of formats: hi-rez streaming, 2- and 5.1-channel hi-rez downloads, 2- and 5.1-channel SACD, MQA CD, 33- and 45-rpm LP, and reel-to-reel tape.
Q Acoustics Q Active 200
Q Acoustics Q Active 200
On August 15, Gordon Brockhouse reviews Q Acoustics' Q Active 200 loudspeakers, which employ two front-mounted Balanced Mode Radiator drivers and a rear-mounted 4.5″ woofer per cabinet, and a wireless hub with Chromecast Built-in, Apple AirPlay 2, phono preamp, and HDMI-ARC.