Michael Fremer has built his reputation into a household name in the realm of HiFi. He has been reviewing turntables for more years than many of his fans have even been alive. Michael sits down with us in this week’s episode of The Occasional Podcast to discuss his legacy and what the newest chapter of his ever-growing legacy will be.
He has recently rejoined the gang at The Absolute Sound with a partnership in conjunction with the launch of a new site and YouTube channel under the banner of TrackingAngle. In addition to discussing some of his audiophile resume and newest endeavors, Mr. Fremer revisits his time as a Hollywood writer, radio DJ and even a standup comedian.
The Occasional Podcast is rounding the corner into Season 7 with our interview with Michael Fremer and High End 2022 Highlights, Focal Naim And Bes Nievera and last month’s announcement with Andrew Jones, but you can also check out last season’s Anatomy Of An Amplifier and earlier episodes like A Beginners Guide To Wireless HiFi, How Records Are Made plus A Guide To Tube Amplifiers and our season 6 opener What Is Accuracy and Why Audiophiles Love Jazz? but don’t miss last season’s finale TOP’s Best Of Season 5 Awards Plus A Visit to Van Halen’s 5150 Studios or our revisited interview with the late legendary recording engineer Al Schmitt. Also available for download is last season’s interviews with Heinz Lichtenegger, president of Pro-Ject. You can also check out Budgeting – From Entry Level To High End, Getting Started With Vinyl Playback, The Occasional Beginner’s Guide To Digital Audio. Season three had interviews with such audio legends as Jeff Joseph, Bill Dudleston, Nelson Pass and even Rob Watts.
If you would like more from PTA staff writer and engineer Dave McNair, you can hear also him exploring all things Mastering and explaining The Loudness Wars, and if you haven’t checked out our beginners guide to reel-to-reel playback, it’s definitely worth a listen.
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