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AXPONA 2018: Bridging the gap with Music Direct

By | June 6th, 2018|Categories: Part-Time Audiofile|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

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Every marketplace has a challenger in the ranks that takes up against the old guard. Even though Music Direct has been around for many years, it’s continued foothold in the internet-shopping-sphere of hi-fi directly reflects the changing times and in my opinion helps future-proof the hobby and industry from the rapidly shifting retail markets. Nine out of nine times when I’m urging a friend to do a little research for products and pricing online, I’m recommending the Music Direct online catalog as a reliable source for when it comes time to buy, or just browse.… Read the full article

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AXPONA 2018: Filipino Breakfast in America (with MoFi)

By | May 14th, 2018|Categories: Part-Time Audiofile|Tags: , , , |

I have a number of favorite people in audio but one of the people at the top is Besflores Nievera, Jr. or “Bes” as he is commonly known. An outsized personality with a gifted voice, Bes is MusicDirect‘s brand ambassador. Everyone knows him and he seems to know everyone as well. So it was a good omen that I ran into Mobile Fidelity Sound Lab mastering engineer Rob LoVerde in the lobby at the Wyndham Garden hotel Saturday morning and he mentioned that they could probably give me a ride to the show in the rain.… Read the full article

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AXPONA 2017: Music From Another Room, Part 1

By | May 12th, 2017|Categories: Part-Time Audiofile|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

A photojournal by Eric Franklin Shook

A truth I’ve found: the host of the room sets the mood. This cramps the monotony one might expect when attending an audio show. Let’s take a walk ….

AXPONA coverage generously provided by NOBLE AUDIO.

The ever animated Brian Walsh walks me through a parade of familiar products at all levels of price and ability. Setting this room apart from many is the laid back let’s have fun attitude as well as the mixing of more everyday hi-fi components with more esoteric ones within the same system.… Read the full article

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