April 7, 2016 // by // 0 Comments

HiFi DIY: Make Your Own Record Cleaning Fluid

Okay, so you’ve already heard how obsessed we are with the Nitty Gritty as we put on our apron, sewed a bunch of curtain clothes for children and sung its praises at the top of our lungs in the Alps in our last post. So now we’re bringing you a little DIY project, if you’re feeling crafty and want some solid record cleaning solution that you can make yourself for cheap! Tip: You’ll want to find a good record-cleaning brush […]

April 6, 2016 // by // 0 Comments

Getting down to the Nitty Gritty: The Vinyl Lover’s Dream Machine

When it comes to vinyl, listen to your sex ed teacher – you gotta keep it clean! Sure, people who don’t listen to vinyl (and some hipsters that do) think that the signature crackle and pop of a dirty record holds the charm of yesteryear, but what it actually holds is dirt. And dust. And germs. Lots of germs. So what’s an audiophile to do? You could sit down with Are You Experienced and your grandpa’s hanky and buff away […]

April 4, 2016 // by // 0 Comments

10 Simple Things You Can Do Right Now to Make Your HiFi Stereo Sound Better Instantly

Stereo not sounding as great as you know it could? Hate to break it to you, but no matter what you do, you’ll probably feel that way forever, because what’s being an audiophile without a nagging, incurably torturous need for better sound that is doomed to never be satiated, ever? *ahem*… Well, thankfully, even though you may not have Jimmy Fallon’s listening room, we’ve got some simple tweaks for your existing listening space (yes, even if you live in a […]