Audio Note UK CDT-Two/II CD Transport Review

Spinning Silver: Audio Note UK CDT-Two/II CD transports are passé. Boring. Irrelevant. So … yesterday. Now, if only someone would tell that to the 5,000+ shiny silver discs I have all over my house. Yes, sure – I most certainly can rip my entire CD collection. And yes, I can even acquire one of those systems that will let me pop in a just-found thrift-shop treasure and it will automagically rip, label, tag and store it for me (and someday, I do mean to check out Antipodes and Innuous) so that I can use it with Roon. All of that is possible. But who has that kind of time? And do I really have to do all of this extra work if I just want to play a damn CD? Luckily, OPPO Digital is still making kicking-ass mulit-format disc players — oh, wait … well, shit. Looks like I’m out of luck. Almost. Redbook is a Good Book Now, I really ought to just mention that this isn’t just a random notion. I really do have thousands of CDs — still. I just couldn’t bear the idea of throwing them away. Toto IV is staying here forever and that’s really the end … Continue reading Audio Note UK CDT-Two/II CD Transport Review