Well Tempered Labs

Filling up the silicone bath on the spectacular Well Tempered Labs Amadeus tonearm. There is absolutely no other turntable like it. Designed by rocket scientist William Firebaugh, the WTA sets a new standard in analog playback at an affordable price. Yes, it uses a golf ball as a bearing and four squash balls for feet. Hearing is believing! Come hear the Amadeus mk2 and Simplex turntables! You’ll hear your records like never before.
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Aaron Franklin digs analog. It just tastes better!

When he’s not smoking the World’s best BBQ, Aaron likes to rock out on a SET (single ended triode) tube amp. He only had to wait 30 minutes to get into the shop yesterday! The lines outside of Whetstone are getting unruly. I suggest getting here at least two hours before I open and bring a cooler full of beer.

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Ian McLagan 1945-2014

Ian McLagan, best known as the keyboardist for legendary English rock bands Small Faces and Faces, has passed away at the age of 69. The musician, who also has collaborated with The Rolling Stones and led his own band for decades, died in Austin at 2:39 p.m. CST after suffering a stroke.

Chord C-Line

The new Chord C-Line interconnect uses ARAY technology. At $70 for a meter pair, The C-Line is probably the most technically advanced and high performing interconnect available at it’s price.
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