Our May Newsletter

Ella Fitzgerald in 24 Bit A couple of the many new albums available from Linn Records have caught our attention:  Ella Fitzgerald sings The Cole Porter Songbook album, and also Ella Fitzgerald sings The Jerome Kern Songbook both Licensed from Decca. We’ve not actually heard these yet, but can’t wait!

Naim Wins Queen’s Award for Innovation in Sound

Naim Audio, never ones to stand still have been awarded the Queen’s Award fro innovation for their digital streaming range of products. Well worth a visit to our showroom to listen to, these
Our Linn Vinyl Adikt day was a success, with a good number of customers visiting, and a couple of turntables for us to look at too. Our demonstration top end and Majik LP12s are now getting to the point where we need to update them, so if anyone is looking for an as-new condition LP12 at a reasonable price, at either top-spec or Majik level, check out our Linn special offers page.     

New Lower Priced Shipping.

In our efforts to give our customers better value, we have looked closely at our shipping costs. Now there is free shipping on anything over £200 from our Webstore, and we have substantially reduced the shipping costs for lower priced sales. Check out the Webstore if you haven’t already, there are some neat products and systems.

What we’re listening to and watching this month:

Mario Biondi and the High Five Quintet – Handful of Soul on Vinyl – Great smooth soulful Jazz, or is that jazzy Soul?
Tangled (Nathan Greno & Byron Howard 2010) – Disney’s take on the Rapunzel tale – great fun for adults too!
Back to celebrate their new material release, we have Linn Lounge presents… Led Zeppelin. This is another of our usual Linn Lounge events, and as usual will include refreshments and the lowdown on one of the greatest rock bands. Thursday 5th June from 7:00 pm. Click here for tickets:
Kaleidescape have been awarded a prestigious Red Dot design award for their Cinema One single box Video Server/Player. Stepping away from the conventional black box AV component, the Cinema One perfectly does what it needs to. – Come and see it in action at our showroom!

Linn Akurate Exakt Available

Linn’s move to reduce losses between the Artist and the Music in your house has taken another step forwards with the Akurate Exakt system. This is an Akurate level version of their flagship Exakt system, where the aktiv system in the speakers is specially tailored to remove non-linearities in the drive units and to counteract the room resonances. It means you get more music, with less clutter. Coming soon to our showroom – we have a Launch planned for the 9th July. Book here for tickets.:
David Garrett – Caprice The new album from the highly talented violinist. There’s no music off-limits for him!
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