Features

The Vinyl Detective – Murder, Sex, Mayhem and Rare Record Collecting

Violent deaths, a nameless protagonist, sex, drugs, rare jazz albums, vintage hi-fi gear and a pair of cats.

Frankie Knuckles Record Collection preserved at Chicago Cultural Bastion

The Records that helped birth House Music have found a home thanks to Theaster Gates.

Shure M44-7: A Cartridge Heard by Millions, Known by Few

Of all the far-flung scenarios I could imagine happening in the decades to come, one that never occurred to me was a future without the Shure M44-7 cartridge.

Mikio Hasui: Renaissance Hifi for a New Age

Hasui’s love of music has led him to curating hardcore high-fidelity for personal use.

Features

The Vinyl Detective – Murder, Sex, Mayhem and Rare Record Collecting

Violent deaths, a nameless protagonist, sex, drugs, rare jazz albums, vintage hi-fi gear and a pair of cats.

Frankie Knuckles Record Collection preserved at Chicago Cultural Bastion

The Records that helped birth House Music have found a home thanks to Theaster Gates.

Shure M44-7: A Cartridge Heard by Millions, Known by Few

Of all the far-flung scenarios I could imagine happening in the decades to come, one that never occurred to me was a future without the Shure M44-7 cartridge.

Mikio Hasui: Renaissance Hifi for a New Age

Hasui’s love of music has led him to curating hardcore high-fidelity for personal use.

Music

Music

Reviews

Roon Nucleus+ Network Music Server Review

Streaming music focuses on sharing, the audiophile experience is the opposite of that..

DeVore Fidelity Gibbon X Loudspeaker Review

A skinny silhouette and complex crossover don't stop this speaker being driven by tube amps.

Naim Nait XS3 and ND5 XS 2 Network Player Review

The Nait XS3 and ND5 XS 2 from Naim offer performance at a price much less than their sonic abilities would suggest.

Technics EAH-F70N Over Ear Wireless Headphone Review

Wireless headphones are the Uber of personal audio. Whether you keep using them depends on your experience.

Reviews

Roon Nucleus+ Network Music Server Review

Streaming music focuses on sharing, the audiophile experience is the opposite of that..

DeVore Fidelity Gibbon X Loudspeaker Review

A skinny silhouette and complex crossover don't stop this speaker being driven by tube amps.

Naim Nait XS3 and ND5 XS 2 Network Player Review

The Nait XS3 and ND5 XS 2 from Naim offer performance at a price much less than their sonic abilities would suggest.

Technics EAH-F70N Over Ear Wireless Headphone Review

Wireless headphones are the Uber of personal audio. Whether you keep using them depends on your experience.

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Listen Now

Listen to NTS Radio

Listening to online radio stations, in particular NTS, has become the fastest way for me to learn about new artists and their music.

Listen to Resistor Mag on Spotify

Everything new, eclectic, forgotten, cool and rare can show up on our Spotify playlists. Listen to it all here.