To Be Determined

    Streaming Digital Audio Via the I²S Connection

    I’ve talked a lot in recent articles about ditching the…

    A Meditation on Ditching My Large Audio Setup with the AudioEngine HD4 Powered Loudspeakers

    AudioEngine makes some darn fine powered loudspeakers. Brady Bargenquast, AudioEngine’s…

    Johnny Cash – Bear’s Sonic Journals: Johnny Cash at the Carousel Ballroom, April 24, 1968

    Once again, I’m focusing on a single outstanding record; this…

    King Crimson – Red (40th Anniversary Steven Wilson Remix/Remaster)

    I know, I’m pretty much late to the party with…

    Bob Dylan – Springtime in New York: The Bootleg Series Vol. 16/1980-1985

    This issue, I’m focusing on a single release, Bob Dylan’s…

    An I²S Follow Up…And More Steven Wilson Remix/Remasters

    In my article in Copper Issue 141 I talked about…

    More SACD Reviews of New Releases

        The Doobie Brothers – What Were Once Vices Are…

    An Exploration Into Digital Audio File Compression

        I first got into digital file streaming about…

    Newly-Released SACD Discs Worth Checking Out

    I’ve been on this converting SACDs to DSD files binge…

    Gustard’s X16 Digital-to-Analog Converter – My New Standard for Moderately-Priced DACs

    In Copper’s last issue, I talked about possible upcoming changes…

    Classic Yes in High-Resolution Digital

    Now that my digital music system has been hitting on…

    Classic Yes in the Digital Age

      My love for the band Yes goes all the…

    Ditching the Digital Disc Player and Embracing the Stream

    I do intend to get back to the normal record…

    Dreaming…of Effortless DSD Streaming!

    Last issue I wrote about finally figuring out how to…

    Down the Rabbit Hole of SACD Ripping and DSD Extraction

    I’m a firm believer in fair use when it comes…

    Two Classic Albums from Jazz’s Elder Statesmen, and a Zappa High-Res Remaster

    Charles Lloyd & the Marvels – Tone Poem 83-year-old saxophonist Charles…

    Black Sabbath Mark II: Deluxe Edition Reissues

    My experiences with Black Sabbath go all the way back…

    Three Excellent New Albums By Bands That Had Flown Under My Radar!

    Mogwai – As The Love Continues Mogwai is a Scottish band…

    All You Need Is Love…and Maybe a Shiny Suitcase Full of Money!

    Recently I picked up my four-year-old grandson Henry after preschool,…

    An Unexpected Return to the Dungeon

    When I last checked in (in Issue 170), most aspects…

    The Times They Are a-Changin’!

    I’ve been absent for a couple of issues, and I…

    Saturday Night in San Francisco on 180-Gram LP and SACD from Impex Records

    In the mid-seventies, Al Di Meola was a young, hotshot…

    XTC: Steven Wilson Remix/Remasters on CD and Blu-ray, Part Two

    This follow-up to Part One in Issue 165 covers the…

    XTC: Steven Wilson Remix/Remasters on CD and Blu-ray

    You probably all realize by now that I’ve been trying…

    Nick Drake’s Albums in 24/96 Digital Sound

    In Issue 162, I talked about Nick Drake, the artist…

    In Search of the Real Nick Drake

    Who exactly was Nick Drake? Nicholas Rodney Drake was born…

    Outstanding Digital Downloads, Recently Added to My Collection from Qobuz

    This issue, I’m taking a listen to some digital downloads…

    New Releases: One Disappointing, One Overproduced, and a Great One!

    Steven Wilson – The Future Bites When Steven Wilson released his…

    The Mystery of the New York Acoustics Nova 1 Loudspeakers – Solved

    Roy Brunjes was a petroleum engineering graduate of Penn State…

    The Florida Audio Expo 2022 – A Bold Step Towards a Return to Audio Normalcy

    My second trip to the Florida Audio Expo (FAE) in…

    AudioEngine’s New S6 Subwoofer with the HD4 Home Music System

    In Copper Issue 149 I talked about how my personal circumstances…

    The Importance of Keeping Your Audio Connections Clean

    Back around 1980 was when I first started having some…

    What Music Do You Play to Show Off Your System? Part Deux

      In the last issue of Copper, I highlighted some…

    What Music Do You Play to Show Off Your System?

    On NewYear’s Day, my daughter and her family came over…

    Improving Digital Streaming with a Gigabit Ethernet Media Converter System

    I’ve been involved in digital music streaming for around eight…

    Further Analysis: the Gustard X16 and Stellar GainCell DACs, and is Roon Really All That?

    In Copper Issue 150, I shared my review of the…

    Looking to the Future, Revisiting the Past

    With this issue we celebrate Copper Magazine’s 100th issue, which…

    A Quartet of Outstanding New Releases

    I’ve been away for a few issues; and besides, there…

    Three Clear Winners

    Roger Eno/Brian Eno – Mixing Colours Everyone knows Brian Eno;…

    Three Winners and One Clear Loser

    Brandy Clark – Your Life is a Record Brandy Clark…

    Four New Records of Introspection…and a Little Melancholy!

    All the albums I’m reviewing this time express in some…

    Crate Digging, Part II

    More crate digs, and leading off with a couple of…

    Crate Digging, Part 1

    Generally this particular time of year, there’s typically not a…

    Re-Examining Pink Floyd in the Post-Roger Waters Years

    This issue, I’m focusing on a single release, Pink Floyd’s…

    Some Winners, and a Complete Snooze

    Miles Davis Quintet – The Legendary Prestige Quintet Sessions Miles…

    Two New Releases, and Three Catalog Titles Reissued

    Rush – Permanent Waves – Fortieth Anniversary Edition Permanent Waves…

    Three Solid Hits!

    David Bowie – Space Oddity (Tony Visconti 2019 Remix) David…

    Three Hits and a Big Miss!

    The Stooges – The Stooges (50th Anniversary Deluxe Edition) When…

    Three Winners, A Loser – And One That Might Have Been!

    The Replacements – Dead Man’s Pop 1989 found the Replacements…

    Three Wins and a Loss

    The Beatles – Abbey Road – Anniversary Edition When the…

    Four Hits, One Miss

    Iggy Pop – Free I have a fairly esteemed level…

    Two Out of Three Ain’t Bad

    I’ve just started working with an independent jazz distributor from…

    Batting .800

    Rodney Crowell – Texas I grew up in the red…

    Papa’s Got a Real Mixed Bag

    Rickie Lee Jones – Kicks I have loved Rickie Lee…

    Three Great New Records…and Waters Can Still Play Pink Floyd

    Roger Waters – Us + Them Us + Them documents…

    Two Cool EPs and a Sad Tribute to a Fallen Son

    Death Cab for Cutie – The Georgia EP Seattle-area band Death…

    Crate Digging — 2021 Style

    Once again, we’re at that time of year where there…

    A Cool Remix, and Three Interesting EPs

    This is the time of year when traditionally there aren’t…

    A Classic Reissue and Three Great New EPs

    Booker T. & the M.G.’s – McLemore Avenue (50th Anniversary Edition)…

    Two Big Hits…and a Definite Strikeout!

    Smashing Pumpkins – Cyr Smashing Pumpkins was one of my favorite…

    Two Outstanding New Releases…and a Repackage of a Great One

    Joni Mitchell – Archives – Vol. 1: The Early Years (1963-1967)…

    Four Classic Holiday LP Reissues From Sony Legacy

    We’re taking a break from the usual new release record…

    Four Great Albums – One Just Sounds Terrible

    Japandroids – Massey F*cking Hall Japandroids is an indie/post-punk duo from…

    Five New Releases, No Losers

    [Starting in this issue—well, right here, right now—I’m pleased to…

    Three Winners, and an Interestingly Odd Remake of a Classic

    John Coltrane – Giant Steps (60th Anniversary Super Deluxe Edition…

    Finally, A Stones Reissue Done Right, and Three Other Winners!

    The Rolling Stones – Goats Head Soup 2020 Deluxe Edition Late…

    An Undiscovered Guitar God, a Remake, a Reissue, and a Future Classic

    Walter Trout – Ordinary Madness Walter Trout is a blues…

    Three Outstanding New Releases…and a Couple of Pretty Great EPs

    Jaga Jazzist – Pyramid Pyramid is the seventh studio album…

    Two Classics Remastered, and Two Up-and-Coming Artists

    AC/DC – Back in Black (24/96 Edition) Early 1979, AC/DC…

    Four Solid Hits!

    Sophia Portanet – Freier Geist Sofia Portanet is of Spanish…

    The Rolling Stones in High(ish) Resolution

    I’m focusing on several “high resolution” releases by the Rolling…

    Three Great Records and a “Good” One

    Norah Jones – Pick Me Up Off the Floor Norah…
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