Turntables & Vinyl

You’ll find lots of articles about turntables & vinyl on my website. You’ll also find stuff about records and analogue systems that incorporate vinyl.

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Outstanding Vinyl to Check Out!

If you love electronic music and art-rock, you should definitely grab yourself a copy of  John Foxx’s new Church album and 801’s incredible Listen Now. After consuming a few much-needed cleaning ales and listening to these and a few other records, I thought I’d better make a quick post about these great additions or it …

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Ortofon ST-70 Moving Coil Transformer Review

If you want to extract the very best from your moving coil cartridge, you really should consider a good step-up transformer. Let’s take a look at a beautiful Ortofon ST-70 moving coil transformer I recently supplied for one of my customers. You may have read me raving on about just how much I love my …

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2021 Recap, Merry Christmas, Happy Holiday!

Merry Christmas and a big thank you to our customers, subscribers, friends and family. A huuuge thank you to all for helping make 2021 another fantastic year. Here’s hoping this Christmas message finds readers well as we near the end of another very busy year. As usual, Liquid Audio will be closing for the festive …

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High-End Cartridge/Stylus Inspection & Deep Cleaning

People say USB microscopes are no good for cartridge and stylus inspection, but I’ve used a good USB scope (and a binocular optical scope) for inspection and cleaning for years and I think you’ll agree, the results are pretty good. I should point out that I have some experience in microscopy. I was lucky enough …

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Denon DP-62L Turntable Service & Review

The Denon DP-62L direct-drive turntable is an absolute gem, often overlooked and less well-known than some contemporaries. In my endeavours to bring you interesting equipment you may not be aware of, let’s take a closer look. I often work on turntables where I find myself thinking “If I didn’t have other decks, this would do …

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