Warsaw 2017: Closer Audio: field coils, tapes and records

By | November 26th, 2017|Categories: Part-Time Audiofile|Tags: , , , , |

I was complaining about several “me too” rooms and products on the Polish show, Closer Audio is definitely not a knock off. The room had single driver field coil speakers playing music through a 12″ EMS LB12 MK II (by Electro Magnet Speaker France) woofer! Colored me impressed, it takes cojones to show up with a 12″ acting the part of a mid and a tweeter.

The room had two of the best pieces of analog source ever to be produced, the Thorens 124mkII turntable with Schick tonearm and Denon 103 MC cartridge playing next to a stunning AEG Magnetophon 15A reel to reel tape recorder, a legend.

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