While our coverage of Capital Audiofest 2022 might be a little lean this year, the writers from PartTimeAudiophlie’s The Occasional Podcast have the all hot news from the event this weekend on lock. The episode this week contains all the highlights and best of show from the big audiofest held in DC.
Hosted by PTA staff writers Eric, Dave, Jameson and Grover, The Occasional Podcast delivers impressions, listening room observations and an overall take on the latest hifi show from the live circuit that is clearly heating up again after a slow burn during the pandemic.
The Occasional Podcast is riding high into their 8th season. Previous episodes include their Halloween Special “What Happened To Crazy Eddies?”, interviews, how to’s and more from audio’s greatest talents, including Michael Fremer and Pacific Audio Fest 2022 Best of Show, another interesting conversation about the History Of The BBC’s LS3/5a Loudspeaker, A Beginner’s Guide To Tube Amplifiers and A View From The Booth: Reference Systems, Accuracy & Why Audiophiles Love Jazz So Much: including rare interview with the late audio legend engineer Al Schmitt. The finale from season 5 includes the yearly “best of awards” and you can also find episodes covering British HiFi, Subwoofers/Setup/Tips, and the how to: Budgeting From Entry Level To High End. Season 4 highlights include Joseph Audio, Pro-Ject Turntables, and Rob Watts. One can still download this season’s educational show with TOP’s Beginners Primer To High Fidelity Digital Audio alongside the latest on Two-Way Speaker Design. Fan favorite What Is Mastering? What Happens When An Album Is Remastered? is also still available as well. If you are interested in further exploring the analog realm, the Guide To Buying A Turntable (and records) might point you in the right direction.
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