T.H.E. Show Newport
Beach (The Home Entertainment Show) 2013
Morrow Audio cables always seem to be prominent at
shows with their very reasonably-priced cables.
Venture VICI 2.1 with AW500 sub and V200A amps...
this room had the most free-floating soundscape and even for a large room,
filled it with great music. Am sure those who attended agree, this room was a
If you wear and Enjoy the Music.com t-shirt at shows you win prizes! Here is
Russ Stratton wearing our iconic Steampunk t-shirt and proudly holding all the
free goodies he won. Have already heard back from Russ and he says the prizes
have enabled his system to reach a new level. Always glad to be of service
Russ and congratulations on the winnings! You can get
your Enjoy the Music.com swag at this link.
Concert Fidelity brought all their newest of gear including
their award-winning CF-080LSX2 line stage, ZL-200 monoblock amplifiers and the brand-new DAC-040BD with innovative Ni-MH Battery Drive.
Onda Systems reference cables, TAD EV1 loudspeakers and Esoteric K-03 SACD/CD
player round out this system.
Mat of VPI sneaks in wearing our Steampunk t-shirt.
Wow, the ball just keeps rolling as Natalya B of Chapman
Speakers was in the game.
And to end this show report is my top prize for the most
Cali Cool of them all. Here we have Stereophile’s own John Atkinson, an accomplished bass
player in his own right, enjoying seasoned bassist Dean Peer perform at T.H.E. Show
2013. With the wife and I hanging out at our third flood pad playing beach
ball with the roadies as I smoked a wonderful cigar on the balcony, there was
John Atkinson listening to great tunes played by Dean Peer. Truly mesmerizing
performance with such great musicianship! The sun, the live music... the
of this moment (as
reported here by John) marks the ultimate of Cali Cool and so it is none
other than the great John
Atkinson of Stereophile
who earns my award for the Best of the Best in Cali Cool at T.H.E. Show Newport
As always, in the end what really matters is that you...
Enjoy the Music,
Steven R. Rochlin
The gang outside the Atrium hotel.
My wife Heather during the first morning of T.H.E. Show 2013. Her enormous
support is always welcome and she truly enjoyed meeting so many vibrant and
enthusiastic music lovers at T.H.E. Show. A most humble thanks for your support,
it is so very much appreciated!
Wife and i just chillin' at the Hilton bar.
The great West coast DJ Michael 'The Maniac' Mercer... also known for his
great writings on all things portable.
Head honcho of T.H.E. Show Richard Beers fronting his bling. Richard is most certainly
one Cool Cali Cat.
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