Iron Maiden go retro gaming with Speed of Light video

iron maiden speed of light

I have loved Iron Maiden ever since I bought ‘Live After Death’ and saw them on their ‘Seventh Tour of a Seventh Tour’ at Sheffield City Hall. This year has seen frontman and all-round can-do-anything type, Bruce Dickinson, fight off cancer and now Maiden have released their first single from new multi-disc album ‘The Book […]

Soundiiz review – transfer iTunes, Spotify, Tidal, rdio, Soundcloud playlists

soundiiz page

Tidal, the hi-fi music streaming service, did have a facility that allowed you to transfer your Spotify playlists over to it but, as a house party I was throwing was getting nearer, I could not find it so I guess it may have been a casualty of the refresh. What I did find though was […]

New Apple iPod Touch rocking 8 megapixel camera

new ipod touch

We have been hearing rumors about the new iPod Touch over the last few week, the device is now official and it has had a number of upgrades over the previous model. Apple’s new iPod Touch comes with the same processor that is found in the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus, the Apple A8 processor. […]

TIDAL gets refresh, gig tickets and student discounts

tidal beta

TIDAL has given their desktop app a spring clean and it now looks pretty much identical to TIDAL’s browser version. It also brings with it some new features. TIDAL‘s new desktop app, of which I’ve been playing with the Beta, will feel very familiar to anyone who has accessed their account via the web browser […]

PMC twotwo 5 active monitor review

pmc twotwo 5

One word that keeps being repeated on the forums and social pages of Hi-Fi enthusiasts when referring to speaker output is transparency. When I was chatting to the guy on the PMC stand at Headroom I noticed that they had a CD playing through some twotwo monitors. It then occurred to me that, surely, the […]

DB Bass Elbee 10 portable bass cab review

db bass elbee

Some of you may be aware that I am a bass player. It has been a while since I’ve reviewed any bass gear, but then it’s been a while since I’ve needed to, GigBlade aside. Until I met the DB Elbee 10. Way back I moved from a rather imposing Hartke rig in favour of […]