Shannon says:

Tone Audio Hana ML: “Fortunately, this brand new ML is more like slipping onsome comfy kicks than unforgiving Doc Martin boots. Right from the first time the stylus is dropped, it reveals details and dynamics that are pleas-antly unexpected in a new cartridge....

Soulines the Loop tube phono amplifier

The Loop phono pre-amplifier is based around pair of NOS ECF80 tubes, employed in the RIAA equalization and MM gain stage, utilizing unique passive RIAA curve equalization, thus providing very neutral sound along with the natural tonal colors of the voices and...

Herb Reichert and the Hana SL Mono.

Mike Trei and I and our mutual friend Sphere stayed up late playing single after single, switching from the Hana SL Mono ($750) to my wired-for-mono Shure SC35C ($75) to a Denon DL-102 Mono (discontinued). I was curious to hear how effectively the Hana’s nude...