Why Are Turntables and Vinyl So Popular?

Vinyl Records Turntable Record Player DenverIt’s quite the trend these days to pay for intangible digital audio “files” that are compressed and stored on an all-purpose entertainment device.  Convenience is an ever increasing fixation, and has come a long way since the dawn of the first stereo system. Convenience, however, should never be prioritized so as to completely trump the quality and substance of the music being played.

Vinyl records are experiencing a global resurgence. Sales of vinyl records are the highest they have been in 15 years and turntable production has seen a huge increase over the past 5 years which begs the question….… ›› READ MORE

Vinyl Has Never Looked (or Sounded) This Good

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Vinyl records are experiencing a global resurgence. Sales are the highest they have been in 15 years. This is pushing the market for new and better turntables. Soundings has partnered with 3 leading turntable manufacturers for the most complete line up of record players and the best turntables in Denver.

Rega

Rega’s Roy Gandy is a pioneer of the modern British hi-fi scene. An engineering company that adheres to the adage, “form follows function,” and one that strives to make its turntables as affordable as possible, Rega operates from a state-of-the-art facility with 55 employees — but has no marketing department.… ›› READ MORE

Vienna Acoustics introduces new Liszt Loudspeaker

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The new Liszt represents the latest Vienna Acoustics creation.

Vienna Acoustics has been producing some of the most beautiful and emotional home theater and home audio speakers since they began in 1991. At Soundings it has been our absolute pleasure to be involved in handling such great home audio speakers, so naturally, we’re excited for this latest home audio product. Due mid 2nd quarter 2014, the Liszt is the first model in what will be a series of loudspeakers featuring a new 15cm Flat-Spider-Cone™ Coincident driver system derived from the famed Klimt Series.… ›› READ MORE

Sonos introduces new PLAYBAR wireless soundbar to rescue you from the sound of your HDTV.

Anyone who owns a LED or Plasma flat screen TV knows that their TV speakers suck. Fortunately, Sonos comes to the rescue.

Sonos Playbar SoundbarThe Sonos Playbar brings awesomeness to your LED or Plasma TV in the form of a sound bar — a self-contained substitute for a home theater receiver and separate home theater speakers and subwoofer that might otherwise be used.

Stocked with an impressive nine drivers, the compact, low-profile Playbar employs rounded corners and silver accents to earn more style points than most sound bars, which tend to be black, boxy, and décor-damaging.… ›› READ MORE

Audiofest Returns to the Mile High City, Vienna Acoustics Introduces new Speaker

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The 2012 Rocky Mountain Audio Fest will be held at the Denver Marriott Tech Center Hotel on October 12-14. Furniture will be removed from over 150 of the hotel’s sleeping rooms and manufacturers will set up complete stereo systems for attendees to audition. You are encouraged to go from room to room, have a seat and casually listen. In fact, feel free to bring your own iPods, discs or records to the show, as most exhibitors will be more than happy to play one or two songs of your favorite music.… ›› READ MORE