Product Spotlight – DCS Bartok

Product Spotlght dcs bartok dcs bartok The dCS Bartok is a state-of-the-art, groundbreaking DAC/Streamer/Preamp combo, and the latest piece of magnificent audio gear from our friends across the pond at dCS. Borrowing heavily from the technology in the acclaimed dCS Rossini system, including the renowned dCS Ring DAC and signal processing platform, the new Bartok […]

Rega Planar 6

Rega Planar 6 and NEO Power Supply

[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_column_text css=”.vc_custom_1531252148706{margin-bottom: 0px !important;}”] Award winning performance? Check. [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_single_image image=”1087″ img_size=”full” onclick=”custom_link” img_link_target=”_blank” css_animation=”slideInRight” link=””][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][mk_padding_divider][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_column_text css=”.vc_custom_1531252164001{margin-bottom: 0px !important;}”] Award winning style? Check. [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_single_image image=”1080″ onclick=”custom_link” img_link_target=”_blank” css_animation=”slideInRight” link=””][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][mk_padding_divider][vc_column_text css=”.vc_custom_1531955509353{margin-bottom: 0px !important;}”] Meet the newest addition to Rega’s line of award winning turntables [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][mk_padding_divider][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][mk_gallery images=”1111,1110,1112″ hover_scenarios=”slow_zoom”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text disable_pattern=”false” css=”.vc_custom_1532021649111{margin-bottom: 0px !important;}”] The Hits: […]

Headphone Buying Guide

Grado PS2000e Headphones

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text css=”.vc_custom_1528484836989{margin-bottom: 0px !important;}”]by Kyle Byquist Headphones are a fantastic way to experience music and provide a relatively low cost-of-entry into the world of HiFi music playback systems. However, not all headphones are created equal; understanding fundamentals of headphone design is instrumental in picking the right headphone for you. First, let’s start with the principle […]


by Ian Forte   Listening to vinyl has been all the rage lately. A lot of people are interested in joining the turntable craze, but have no idea where to start. Your friends at Audio Element are here to help! We offer several “turnkey turntable systems” that are set up to fill a variety of […]

The Audio Element Experience

Audio Element Turntable Bar

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text css=”.vc_custom_1563659378804{margin-bottom: 0px !important;}”]The Audio Element Experience By Ian Forte   There I was, cruising down Old Town Pasadena on a Friday afternoon. Deciding to avoid the craziness of Colorado Blvd, I wandered through Union Street on my way to Memorial Park Station. As I was walking along, something caught the corner of my eye. […]


Vinyl Record Cleaners

By Jennifer Berdan This is actually not preferred! Can’t tell you how many times we get customers referring to the ticks and pops of vinyl, sometimes positively (nostalgia), but mostly in negative regard. CLEAN, well-cared-for vinyl doesn’t sound like this. It may have its nostalgic qualities…when you hear it you know its vinyl, but in […]