Stephen Mejias  |  Jan 13, 2020  |  3 comments
2019 was the year that I stopped caring about new music. 
Rafe Arnott  |  Jan 10, 2020  |  0 comments
Sharing music has always been a big priority in my life. While the way I’ve come to share music has changed a fair amount over the decades since I started making dupes of cassettes I’d bought, or recording LPs I scored from a record store as a teenager, the underlying desire to connect with others through music hasn’t changed at all.
Rafe Arnott  |  Jan 09, 2020  |  2 comments
The Audio Show crazy train is shovelling coal into its boiler in anticipation of a packed schedule of whistle stops for 2020 – first up is the Florida Audio Expo.
Rafe Arnott  |  Jan 06, 2020  |  4 comments
Hungarian composer and pianist Béla Viktor János Bartók lived a life of 65 years straddling two centuries (1881 ~ 1945) that arguably saw more social, cultural and technological upheaval than almost any other span of time before or after.
Rafe Arnott, Scott Eastlick  |  Jan 02, 2020  |  2 comments
Summing up a decade of music while you’re still in it can be a tricky proposition. Like looking at a large, intricate painting with your eyes just inches from the canvas.
Scott Eastlick  |  Dec 31, 2019  |  0 comments
While I haven’t heard many people describing this year in music as being particularly revolutionary, a steady stream of solid releases made 2019 more than palatable.
Rafe Arnott  |  Dec 30, 2019  |  4 comments
It’s that time of year when we’re not really paying attention to the digital-audio newscycle if we can help it – in case you forgot it’s the holiday season and everyone is supposed to be sharing family time, toasting old friends, and relaxing with loved ones.
Rafe Arnott  |  Dec 26, 2019  |  7 comments
Looking back on 2019, I think it’s safe to say high fidelity as we know it is being forced in a different direction, generationally, as 2020 peeks around the corner.
Scott Eastlick  |  Dec 23, 2019  |  0 comments
With a nod to a generation that grew up with the birth of rap and hip hop, our resident long-form DJ and street-savvy musicologist Scott Eastlick has something for you all just in time for Christmas. Enjoy!
Rafe Arnott  |  Dec 22, 2019  |  0 comments
Choosing a Product of The Year for AudioStream is a balancing act; there’s a lot of pros and cons to weigh when making a decision that is distilling a year’s worth of high-fidelity listening time down to one product that made such a difference that it could qualify earning such a lofty title.