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Darko.Audio podcast

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For Music-First Audiophiles

For Music-First Audiophiles

Location:

Germany

Description:

For Music-First Audiophiles

Twitter:

@darkoaudio

Language:

English

Contact:

4917647176606


Episodes

Inside KEF's LS60 Wireless w/ Jack Oclee-Brown

5/17/2022
With GP Acoustics' VP of Technology Jack Oclee-Brown. PATREON: https://www.patreon.com/johndarko Show notes: https://darko.audio/2022/05/kef-celebrates-sixty-years-with-the-ls60-wireless/ Producer: Nick McCorriston Music: Ben Pit -- https://soundcloud.com/beniospit/hybrid-rhythms

Duration:01:20:14

#36 - Munich 2022 preview / AXPONA 2022 review

5/7/2022
With Twittering Machines' Michael Lavorgna. PATREON: https://www.patreon.com/johndarko https://www.patreon.com/michaellavorgna Show notes: https://darko.audio/2022/05/podcast-36-munich-2022-preview-axpona-2022-review/ Producer: Nick McCorriston Music: Ben Pit -- https://soundcloud.com/beniospit/hybrid-rhythms

Duration:01:25:13

#35 - The best desktop speakers you've never heard of!

4/16/2022
With 6moons' Srajan Ebaen: https://6moons.com/ Show notes: https://darko.audio/2022/04/podcast-35-dmax-super-cube-sc5-review/ Producer: Nick McCorriston Music: Ben Pit -- https://soundcloud.com/beniospit/hybrid-rhythms This episode is brought to you by Roon: https://roonlabs.com/

Duration:01:31:51

#34 - Buying used gear + Mission, dCS/Tidal, Roon & Totem

4/8/2022
With Twittering Machines' Michael Lavorgna. PATREON: https://www.patreon.com/johndarko https://www.patreon.com/michaellavorgna Show notes: https://darko.audio/2022/04/podcast-34-buying-used-gear-mission-roon-totem/ Producer: Nick McCorriston Music: Ben Pit -- https://soundcloud.com/beniospit/hybrid-rhythms

Duration:00:56:45

#33 - How much amplifier power do we REALLY need? (+ many other stories)

3/30/2022
With 6moons' Srajan Ebaen: https://6moons.com/ Show notes: https://darko.audio/2022/03/podcast-33-how-much-amplifier-power-do-we-really-need/ Producer: Nick McCorriston Music: Ben Pit -- https://soundcloud.com/beniospit/hybrid-rhythms This episode is brought to you by Roon: https://roonlabs.com/

Duration:02:33:04

#32 - Cheap Music Streamers + Marantz, Schiit & Sony

2/27/2022
With Twittering Machines' Michael Lavorgna. PATREON: https://www.patreon.com/johndarko https://www.patreon.com/michaellavorgna Show notes: https://darko.audio/2022/02/podcast-32-cheap-music-streamers-sony-schiit-marantz/ Producer: Nick McCorriston Music: Ben Pit -- https://soundcloud.com/beniospit/hybrid-rhythms

Duration:01:21:04

Inside the Chord Mojo 2 w/ designer Rob Watts

1/31/2022
With Chord Electronics consultant Rob Watts, designer of the Mojo 2 DAC / headphone amplifier. PATREON: https://www.patreon.com/johndarko Show notes: https://darko.audio/2022/01/not-a-review-of-the-chord-electronics-mojo-2/ Producer: Nick McCorriston Music: Ben Pit -- https://soundcloud.com/beniospit/hybrid-rhythms

Duration:00:52:35

#31 - DACs! DACs! DACs! + JBL, Mark Levinson & Cambridge Audio

1/26/2022
With Twittering Machines' Michael Lavorgna. PATREON: https://www.patreon.com/johndarko https://www.patreon.com/michaellavorgna Show notes: https://darko.audio/2022/01/podcast-31-dacs-dacs-dacs-ces-2022-news/ Producer: Nick McCorriston Music: Ben Pit -- https://soundcloud.com/beniospit/hybrid-rhythms

Duration:01:44:35

#30 - Bass for beginners (and beyond)

1/12/2022
With 6moons' Srajan Ebaen https://6moons.com/ PATREON: https://www.patreon.com/johndarko Show notes: https://darko.audio/2022/01/podcast-30-bass-for-beginners-and-beyond/ Producer: Nick McCorriston Music: Ben Pit -- https://soundcloud.com/beniospit/hybrid-rhythms

Duration:01:49:32

#29 - Touchscreens & End-of-year lists

12/21/2021
With Twittering Machines' Michael Lavorgna. PATREON: https://www.patreon.com/johndarko https://www.patreon.com/michaellavorgna Show notes: https://darko.audio/2021/12/podcast-29-touchscreens-end-of-year-lists/ Producer: Nick McCorriston Music: Ben Pit -- https://soundcloud.com/beniospit/hybrid-rhythms

Duration:01:37:28

#28 - Audiolab 6000A Play review, CAF 2021 & value perception

11/17/2021
With Twittering Machines' Michael Lavorgna. PATREON: https://www.patreon.com/johndarko Show notes: https://darko.audio/2021/11/podcast-28-audiolab-6000a-play-review-caf-2021-value-perception/ Producer: Nick McCorriston Music: Ben Pit -- https://soundcloud.com/beniospit/hybrid-rhythms

Duration:01:36:06

#27 - Working hours, placebo effects & cheap streaming

10/30/2021
With Twittering Machines' Michael Lavorgna. PATREON: https://www.patreon.com/johndarko Show notes: https://darko.audio/2021/10/podcast-27-working-hours-placebo-effects-cheap-streaming/ Producer: Nick McCorriston Music: Ben Pit -- https://soundcloud.com/beniospit/hybrid-rhythms

Duration:01:23:43

#26 - MORE beginner hi-fi talk

9/4/2021
with Twittering Machines' Michael Lavorgna. https://twitteringmachines.com/ PATREON: https://www.patreon.com/johndarko Show notes: https://darko.audio/2021/09/podcast-26-more-beginner-hi-fi-talk/ Producer: Nick McCorriston Music: Ben Pit -- https://soundcloud.com/beniospit/hybrid-rhythms

Duration:01:23:10

#25 - For hi-fi beginners ONLY

8/8/2021
with Twittering Machines' Michael Lavorgna. https://twitteringmachines.com/ PATREON: https://www.patreon.com/johndarko Show notes: https://darko.audio/2021/08/podcast-25-for-hi-fi-beginners-only/ Producer: Nick McCorriston Music: Ben Pit -- https://soundcloud.com/beniospit/hybrid-rhythms

Duration:02:19:58

#24 - Apple Music's lossless hi-res & Spatial Audio, CD players & rooEXTEND

6/12/2021
with Twittering Machines' Michael Lavorgna. https://twitteringmachines.com/ Show notes: https://darko.audio/2021/06/podcast-apple-musics-hi-res-lossless-spatial-audio/ Producer: Nick McCorriston Music: Ben Pit -- https://soundcloud.com/beniospit/hybrid-rhythms

Duration:01:25:15

KEF's KC62 subwoofer in plain English with Jack Oclee-Brown

5/5/2021
With KEF's VP of Technology Jack Oclee-Brown. PATREON: https://www.patreon.com/johndarko for associated music playlists + exclusive video content Producer: Nick McCorriston Music: Ben Pitt

Duration:01:01:21

EXPERT OPINION: Jonathan Novick (Audio Precision) on measuring audio gear

4/19/2021
RMAF '15: What The Specs Don’t Tell You… And Why https://youtu.be/2V6YN-mshmY Upcoming Meeting: AES SGS Research Colloquium #5: Listening Tests vs. Measurements: https://www.aes.org/sections/southgerman/blog/2021/4/meeting-2021-4-20 Audio Precision: https://www.ap.com/ Audio Engineering Society: https://www.aes.org/ Consumer Technology Association: https://www.cta.tech/ Mother, should I build a wall? https://darko.audio/2021/03/mother-should-i-build-a-wall/ Producer: Nick McCorriston Music:...

Duration:01:15:38

Future-Fi Now! Sonos x Qobuz, Bang & Olufsen, Cambridge x Tidal

3/27/2021
PATREON: https://www.patreon.com/johndarko for associated music playlists + exclusive video content Cambridge Audio x Tidal Connect: https://cambridgeaudionewsroom.co.uk/2021/03/22/cambridge-audio-updates-its-award-winning-network-audio-streamers-to-include-tidal-connect/ Cambridge adds Tidal Connect to the CXN (V2), Edge NQ & more: https://darko.audio/2021/03/cambridge-adds-tidal-connect-to-the-cxn-v2-edge-nq-more/ Hi-res streaming comes to Sonos via Qobuz (sort of):...

Duration:00:12:09

Karl Wallinger on World Party's vinyl reissues

3/23/2021
Karl Wallinger discusses his glorious five-album run as World Party (a run that was brought to an abrupt halt by an aneurysm in 2001), his time in The Waterboys, *that* Robbie Williams cover and what's coming next... https://www.discogs.com/label/60608-Seaview-Records-Ltd PATREON: https://www.patreon.com/johndarko for associated music playlists + exclusive video content Producer: Nick McCorriston Music: Ben Pitt

Duration:01:08:44

Future-Fi Now! Focal, Astell & Kern, MOON by Simaudio & Munich

3/20/2021
PATREON: https://www.patreon.com/johndarko for associated music playlists + exclusive video content Astell & Kern AK USB-C Dual DAC: http://aknewsroom.armourhome.co.uk/2021/03/19/astellkerns-ak-usb-c-dual-dac-cable-will-transform-the-sonic-performance-from-your-mobile-device/ Focal Mg: https://www.focal.com/en/clear-mg-exceptional-headphones-for-the-home MOON by Simaudio 280D: https://simaudio.com/en/product/280d-streaming-dac/ Munich High-End 2021: Achtung, Baby!:...

Duration:00:12:55