Category Archives: Quickies

Quickies is a category of articles that are all very brief and may be updates to new or previous articles and events.

Servicing Your Turntable Will Improve Its Performance

Clients will often ask “Mike, does my deck really need a service?” My answer is always the same and based purely on my experience – there are very few situations where a service won’t make a really noticeable improvement in operational and sonic performance.

I usually reply with “Have you ever had it serviced?”, “Has the bearing oil ever been changed?” and “Has your cartridge ever been properly aligned?” You can probably imagine that in most cases the answers to these questions are no. 

Turntables are complex mechanical systems that DO need regular maintenance.… Read more

Systemdek & Connoisseur Turntables Serviced

I have just finished restoring a lovely Systemdek turntable with Rega RB250 arm for a Scottish customer.

The deck had some strange symptoms: the platter would start turning in the wrong direction, there was a high level of vibration from the motor and the cartridge would not play a groove when it did turn in the right direction!… Read more

Turntable Service in Perth

With the resurgence in vinyl and the growing number of people discovering or rediscovering the joy of high-resolution analog playback, I have been reminded of just how critical it is to have your turntable serviced and set up correctly, by an expert with the right tools and experience to do the job properly.

The number of Perth customers I have been seeing recently has convinced me that turntable setup problems are as common as they always were. … Read more

Precision HiFi Repairs in Perth

Does your audio gear need some TLC? The Liquid Audio laboratory is based in Carine and we are carrying out precision hifi repairs in Perth, WA. Liquid Audio is a business with audio soul, audio mojo and the skills and equipment required to breathe life back into your cherished gear.

Liquid Audio offers precision hifi repairs, service, fine-tuning and modification, to most good audio equipment.… Read more

Tall Poppy Syndrome Receive Another Great Review

My band Tall Poppy Syndrome were reviewed after our gig at the Swan Basement in Fremantle and the review was very favourable.

Gignition: The Cold Acre, The Insinnerators, Tall Poppy Syndrome, Mat CammaranoSwan Basement

Jul 8th 2012 | Melissa Coci
Four local bands set the Swan Basement on fire last Sunday night for Drum Media‘s Gignition series, once again proving how much talent our little town holds.
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