DS Audio’s optical cartridge shines brightly

By | October 27th, 2018|Categories: Av2day|Tags: , , , , , |

DS Audio CEO Tetsuaki Aoyagi demo-ing his optical cartridge.
DS Audio CEO Tetsuaki Aoyagi demo-ing his optical cartridge.

 

By Lam Seng Fatt

 

The 32-year-old CEO of DS Audio Tetsuaki Aoyagi – like everyone in his generation – grew up as an iPod and MP3 kid. Seven years ago, he saw the light.

 

That eureka moment came when he visited an audiophile friend who was in his sixties and he played the Michael Jackson Thriller LP on a turntable. What Tetsuaki (called Aki by his friends) heard that day changed his life and after being introduced to the magic of analogue sound, he delved deeper into LPs, turntables, tonearms and cartridges.… Read the full article