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Mark de Clive-Lowe Takes Risks To Unlock His Creativity

Mark de Clive-Lowe is a jazz artist with both a visionary outlook and an old soul. As a concert pianist deeply steeped in the jazz ...

Into the Vault: Erroll Garner Uncovered

What makes a first-tier jazz legacy? A signature instrumental style, recognizable within a phrase or two. A body of exceptional recordings, in the studio and ...

Ten Reasons Why Brick-and-Mortar AV Stores Aren’t Going Away Anytime Soon

Clearly, the rise of e-commerce has had a huge impact on the state of brick-and-mortar AV retail. That’s the case whether one is talking about ...

Kathy Mattea On Mountain Stage

In front of a home state crowd gathered for the Augusta Heritage Festival and Workshops in Elkins, W.V., Kathy Mattea unveils songs from her latest ...

Trinnov Altitude16 Home Theater Preamp/Optimizer Reviewed

I was about two hours into setting up and calibrating Trinnov’s Altitude16 Home Theater Preamp/Optimizer ($ 17,000) when I had a bit of a freak-out. ...

Ronald Reagan

“My fellow Americans, I am pleased to tell you I just signed legislation which outlaws Russia forever. The bombing begins in five minutes.” Quotes of ...

MacArthur Fellow Vijay Gupta On Making Music Accessible For All

Enlarge this image Vijay Gupta is a violinist for the Los Angeles Philharmonic whose life’s work has been to make music accessible to all. That ...

David Ranada’s Associated Equipment

[unable to retrieve full-text content]David Ranada is the former editor of Sound + Vision magazine who also worked for Stereo Review back in the day. ...

The Rise Of The LA Philharmonic To ‘America’s Most Important Orchestra’

Enlarge this image The site-specific art installation called “WDCH Dreams” by media artist Refik Anadol is projected onto the undulating stainless steel facade of the ...

New Music Friday For Oct. 12: 6 Albums You Should Hear Now

Enlarge this image John Grant’s comical and moving new album Love is Magic is on our list of the best releases for Oct. 12. Courtesy ...

Garry Margolis’ Associated Equipment

Garry Margolis is the former president of the Audio Engineering Society, a Harman executive at JBL, a record engineer and producer and part of the ...

Watch Hozier Perform ‘Nina Cried Power’ On World Cafe

[embedded content] YouTube Hozier recently visited World Cafe to discuss his latest EP, Nina Cried Power. Stopping into the WXPN studios before his sold out ...

Darryl Wilkinson’s Associated Equipment

[unable to retrieve full-text content]Darryl Wilkinson is the editor at large at Sound + Vision Magazine currently although he did do some writing work in ...

Bill Vaughan

“An optimist stays up to see the New Year in. A pessimist waits to make sure the old one leaves.” Quotes of the Day

Café Tacvba: Tiny Desk Concert

It’s appropriate that the pioneering Mexican band Café Tacvba (Tacuba) start its set with “Olita del Altamar” (“Waves from the High Seas”) from the group’s ...

First Man Movie Review

First Man Review By Matthew Passantino ‘First Man’ Isn’t the Right Stuff “First Man” chronicles an extraordinary event and piece of history, which was achieved ...

Ogden Nash

“A door is what a dog is perpetually on the wrong side of.” Quotes of the Day

Synthetic scales from natural modes

Splitting and combining scales and modes This splitting and re-combining is interesting in three ways. First of all, it allows you to consider scales and ...

Two More Women Accuse Violinist William Preucil Of Misconduct

Enlarge this image Violinist William Preucil (left), taking a bow with the Cleveland Orchestra at a 2016 performance in Miami. Rodrigo Varela/Getty Images for The ...

McIntosh Announces New MC312 Power Amplifier

McIntosh has announced an upgrade to its lauded MC302 power amplifier in the form of the new MC312. Like its forebear, the MC312 delivers 300 ...

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