Issue 32 Opening Salvo: It's a Big, Big World Welcome to Copper #32! If you're a reader of fine print (and who amongst our readers is not?), you've probably...read moreToo Much Tchaikovsky: Exiles Last time our subject was Americans, and a varied lot they were. Who knew a person could write “American” music...read moreMusic, Audio, and Other Illnesses: Silence Isn't Silent Let me tell you about Bernie Leadon. Bernie came to some notice in the late 60s, as a member, first,...read moreThe Audio Cynic: Cynically Yours I won't beat around the bush: putting Copper together is a lot of work. I don't recall my exact response...read moreQuibbles and Bits: Jack the Dripper Most aspects of modern life at the personal level tend to operate on the basis of meritocracy. The better you...read moreTwisted Systems: High-End Audio Retales I want to start this one by thanking Copper for being brave enough to publish tales about some of my...read moreVintage Whine: Horns! If there’s a more contentious topic in audio than that of horn loudspeakers, I don’t know what it is.---Okay, that’s...read more... And Indie for All: Hannah McPhillimy If a ukulele makes you think of 1960s Hawaiian kitsch pop, then please have a listen to Hannah McPhillimy. The...read moreMusic to My Ears: Toon Town! I think was in my teens before I realized that the couple thousand Warner Brothers cartoons I’d seen since I...read moreSomething Old / Something New: Thurston Moore/ Father John Misty Album: rock n roll consciousness Artist: Thurston Moore Release: Ecstatic Peace! Records, April, 2017 Within the first two minutes of...read moreIndustry News: Neil Young---Again? [In last issue's Industry News, I mentioned that following the decline and perhaps-demise of Pono, Neil Young had come on...read moreFeatured: Becoming a Curd Nerd When I was eleven years old, Santa left a fondue machine and half a wheel of stinky French cheese in...read moreFeatured: Axpona: Up Your Game, Exhibitors! While watching Stereophile’s video of 2017 CES impressions, Peter McGrath of Wilson Audio made a comment (at 1:48) that some...read moreFeatured: Audiophile Therapy Do you remember that special feeling on the way home from a great concert? If you’re like me, you hardly...read moreIn My Room: A Joyful Experience A friend and I would walk into hi-fi stores back in the day, and hope to be left alone in...read moreParting Shot: Taste the weather Mmmmm, summer's just around the corner. You can almost taste it!