What are the differences between Class A, AB, and Class D amplifiers?

Confused about the differences between Class A, Class AB, and Class D amplifiers? Join Paul as he explains the differences between these different amplifier classes. Have a question you want Paul to answer? No problem. Just head to http://www.psaudio.com/ask-paul/read the full article

Zoot Sims, Bob Brookmeyer Octet – Pennies From Heaven

Zoot Sims (ts), Bob Brookmeyer (v-tb), Harry Edison (tp), Al Cohn (ts,bs), Hank Jones (p), Freddie Green (g), Eddie Jones (b), Charlie Persip (ds) Album ” Zoot Sims – Bob Brookmeyer Octet / Stretching Out ” Recorded:New York City, December 27, 1958 … read the full article

Digital Audio Tape: The one DAT got away

A look at DAT – tape that sounded as good as a CD and was supposed to replace cassettes…however the recording industry decided it had to die. FAQs & Updates are below

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Long Play Mode is 32kHz (added as an annotation before the video went live) WARNING This video may contain the occasional redundant turn of phrase…e.g.… read the full article

Digital Audio: The Line Between Audiophiles and Audiofools

I apparently made this video twice since I forgot I made one last year, so that’s why this is on my second channel. The beginning overlaps what I’ve already covered, but I thought I would release this regardless. … read the full article

Can side firing woofers be high end?

Modern full range loudspeakers have side firing woofers, on occasion. Since we’re used to woofers firing straight at us, do these work? Are they legit?

I am getting close to publishing my memoir! It’s called 99% True and it is chock full of adventures, debauchery, struggles, heartwarming stories, triumphs and failures, great belly laughs, and a peek inside the high-end audio industry you’ve never known before.… read the full article