- Cover: Issue 31
- Opening Salvo: Beyond the Listening Room
- Table of Contents: Issue 31
- Too Much Tchaikovsky: American Symphonies
- Music, Audio, and Other Illnesses: The Minimalist Groove of Nik Bärtsch
- The Audio Cynic: Whatever Happened to Tone?
- Quibbles and Bits: Doh! A Deer!
- Twisted Systems: When Pop Music Meets Politics…
- Vintage Whine: The Mother Of All Speakers (MOAS)
- ... And Indie for All: Brendan Maclean
- Music to My Ears: Johnny B. Goode:
- Something Old / Something New: Damaged Bug/Trans-Siberian Orchestra
- Industry News: hhgregg Shuts Down and Neil Young Returns
- Featured: Simple Acoustics,
- Featured: What’s the Warmth in Tube Amps?
- Featured: More Q & A on Getting Better Sound
- In My Room: Big Bang For Bucks
- Parting Shot: Spring has sprung