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Klipch Synergy Quintet Home Theater Loudspeaker System

Klipsch Synergy Quintet Home Theater Speaker System

“The company doesn’t advertise it as such, but this new Klipsch system could be called home-theater-in-a-box, actually two boxes including the subwoofer. The Quintet consists of 4 identical satellite speakers that are tiny, with integral mini-stands that allow angling up or down, and a slightly larger d’Appolito-style centre channel…”

Music Reviews - Pavement: Terror Twilight

Pavement: Terror Twilight

“With the release of their fifth, and most accomplished, album, Terror Twilight, suburban California’s pre-eminent slack-rockers, Pavement, have found themselves mired in a maelstrom of widespread critical adulation. In association with lavish praise from “The Village Voice”, who have declared Pavement the “finest rock band of the ’90s”, mainstream media-outlets, including Canada’s notoriously stodgy Globe & Mail, have rushed to celebrate the band as a bonafide touchstone of modern rock. The acclamation is well deserved and long overdue…”

Rotel RP-955 Belt Drive Turntable

Rotel RP-955 Turntable

“…Rotel’s RP-955 is one such new design. Like most Rotel products the RP-955 is aimed squarely at the market’s bulging midsection, where it competes with similar tables from Dual, NAD, Pro-Ject, and, especially, the wildly popular Rega Planar 3 (which just happens to sell for exactly the same price in Canada). Like most of its immediate competition the Rotel is an unsuspended, belt-drive table which comes packaged with a dedicated arm and cartridge….”


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