Articles by Kirsten Brodbeck-Kenney

RMAF 2014: Goodnight and Good Luck

November 15, 2014

Kirsten’s Final Thoughts and Gold Stars For the past few years, I’ve attended two big audio shows: T.H.E. Show in Newport Beach, and Rocky Mountain Audio Fest. Whichever one I’m attending at the time tends to be the one I think of [...]

RMAF 2014: An Education in STAX

November 12, 2014

STAX electrostatic headphones — or “earspeakers,” as they call them — are near-legendary. I’ve been hearing about them since I first started to get into this hobby, as one of the most venerable and grail-like of [...]

RMAF 2014: Felicitous PranaFidelity

November 11, 2014

As is his wont, Steve Norber of PranaFidelity was once again cheerfully and seemingly effortlessly bringing great sound to the RMAF Atrium. This year, he elected to demonstrate his Fifty90 stand mount loudspeakers ($3,950). Preamplification was from [...]