Vienna Acoustics introduces new Liszt Loudspeaker

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

Denver Stereo and Home Theater Show

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

It’s about quality – it’s always about quality.

What is it that makes you buy a stereo system or a home theater system?  Is it the cool touchscreen remote? Or maybe you can control the whole thing with your iPhone. Is it THX certification? You’re welcome. Is it the look or aesthetics of the speakers or maybe the fact that you don’t have to see the speakers at all? When you are making your buying decision for a stereo system or a home theater system what do you base it on?… ›› READ MORE

Why you need a REL.

THE MUSICAL NECESSITY OF AN ACTIVE SUB-BASS SYSTEM.

Is deep bass necessary or desirable? Yes, in our opinion it is not only desirable, it is a critical part of the audible spectrum. “High Fidelity” products are designed to reproduce the original sound of an instrument or soundtrack as accurately as possible by faithfully preserving the character of the “live” sound down to the last nuance and detail. When reproducing the sound of large bass instruments, such as organ pipes or the synthesized low frequencies present in film mixes, the sonic benefit of adding a sub-bass system is immediately obvious.… ›› READ MORE