When I was young, I remember having to recite a poem that had a couple of lines that went something like this:
I wish that I could be
A man like he,
The only man in the world who could do what he does.
I’ve always had a soft spot in my heart for Peter Ledermann, head of Soundsmith. He certainly makes great cartridges—I’ve used his Hyperion at a show, the one with the cactus needle for a cantilever, and I spent almost a year using a Rega RP6, the first version of the Soundsmith Carmen and one of Peter’s MM phono preamps as a back-up rig.… Read the full article