Athens 2013

RMAF 2013: First Intermission

October 22, 2013

And now for something completely different. We interrupt this broadcast to bring you a breaking story (check back soon). I’d hoped to get this out before RMAF, but it didn’t happen, and with RMAF looking like it will take another two [...]

Athens 2013: PMC, DPS Bauer, Leben

October 18, 2013

By Dr. Panagiotis Karavitis Importer Solid Foundation has some impressive brands in his arsenal, including Kondo, Mactone and Blumenhofer but in this year’s show brought a system that was somewhere in the middle between real-life and high-end. [...]

Athens 2013: Quad, Hanss, Ikeda

October 17, 2013

By Dr. Panagiotis Karavitis British legend QUAD (founded 1936..) had on display 2 rooms, full of goodies and ranging from classic line electronics all the way up to reference electrostatic speakers. The bigger of the 2 systems had ESL 2912 speakers, [...]

Athens 2013: Focal, Naim

October 15, 2013

By Dr. Panagiotis Karavitis Focal had a massive presence in the Athens AV show this year, with a couple of dedicated rooms to the company’s products. I say “company’s” and not “companies” because, for those who missed the news, [...]