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Issue #5, Summer 2019

In our Fifth Issue, the team explores the universe! We have the Emma EVO from EgglestonWorks, the SL-1200G from Technics, the Triton Reference from GoldenEar, and the LX-380 from Luxman. We have $100 cigars, Oregonian wine, the AudioQuest DragonFly and NightOwl, Barbirolli and Mahler’s 9th, and visits to Charney Audio, Fern & Roby, the Galaxy’s Edge, and Barcelona!

Download here: The Occasional Summer 2019.

Issue #4, Spring 2019

Our Fourth Issue is out! In this issue, Marc Phillips steps into the shoes of Managing Editor! In this issue, gear reviews: Trenner & Friedl ARt monitors, Sonus Faber Serafino Tradition, Parasound Halo Hint 6, Simaudio 390, and the Dragon Inspire IHA-1 + Focal Clear Headphones + Moon Audio Silver Dragon cable. Also in this issue, the glories of rioja, selvedge denim, Eric Dolphy, and Furnace Records!

Download here: The Occasional Spring 2019.

2018 Buyer’s Guide

The Part-Time Audiophile editors have voted. This is the Editors’ Choice for 2018.

If you’re looking for our list of “the best” — CD players, amplifiers, turntables, cartridges, preamplifiers, DACs and more — this is it.

Download here: The Occasional 2018 Editors’ Choice & Buyer’s Guide.

Issue #3, Spring/Summer 2018

Our third issue is here!

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Issue #2, Winter 2018

Our second issue is here!

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Issue #1, Fall 2017

Looking for the Inaugural Edition of The Occasional? It’s here!

Download here: Occasional-Fall-2017.