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129 Episodes | 2019 - 2022

Congrats to the Michael on becoming Papa (Grandpa) for the first time! Also we do talk audio! Acoustics to smart home things that make our lives easier, and Magic Beans course is coming!

November 30th, 2022


Michael becomes a Papa! When do you pay attention to acoustics of your room? Also Michael talks the Philippines trip! And are most amps ok with most loads? Magic beans is coming! Is there a pleasant hiss or hum from an …

Black Friday is upon us! Channa gives us a short lesson and when to buy a TV! And Erin Geeks out about horns and waveguides!

November 23rd, 2022


Horns and Waveguides, what is what? Monolith small THX speakers. SVS sound path wireless units. And SVS new wireless speakers!  Caller asks about …

Ealan is back for more! 2 channel or multi channel how do you like your music? And movies?

November 16th, 2022


Ealan asks if there is a standard crossover frequency for the overhead Atmos speakers? Joe compares computer up mixing power to Dolby and Auro3D up …

Ealan Osborne Returns!!!

November 9th, 2022


Comply ear tips for the AirPods. Biases against soundbars? Dolby Atmos processors differences from brand to brand? Speaker placements for one seat or …

Happy Halloween!!!

November 2nd, 2022


How should Atmos be mixed? A dome or more of a cube. And which came first? A mixer chimes in about mix listening in studio. Auro-3D & Atmos …

Erin Eyes A New System!

October 26th, 2022


Erin eyes a new system with McIntosh and Monolith, or JBL, or KEF, or Revel, or the in wall speakers??? Shane Lee (formally Spare Change) discovers …

Channa explains Dolby Atmos, sans ranting for the most part! And calls come pouring in!!!

October 19th, 2022


Channa explains Dolby Atmos speaker layouts! The Marantz AV10 $7,000 preamp is brought up a couple times. We also talk demo movies. Denon 3800 vs …

Michael talks CEDIA and his experiences there. And we take several phone calls!!!

October 12th, 2022


Michael shares some of what he saw and heard at CEDIA. Caller calls in about Cerwin Vega speakers. We also took calls on Dolby Cinema vs experience …

CEDIA, Ike From EasyHT Tech, NEW Denon's are starting to land!!! Youthman passes a stone or two, ummm milestones!!!

October 5th, 2022


Ike From EasyHT Tech joins us half way through the podcast fresh from CEDIA. We talk all that Ike saw and heard. And ask Ike what his reaction to coming home to his own theater was like after seeing all that CEDIA …

We have all blown up, fried, demolished, or broke a speaker before right? No? Well Joe Fried One And Tim Our Video Editor Got Some Welding Done On One too!

September 28th, 2022


Tim gets some new THX speakers from Monolith. Joe is using Encore speakers from Monolith. Two team members from Dirac visits Joe! Joe, Michael, and …

Klipsch RP-8000F II VS SVS Prime Pinnacle, Joe Goes Side Surround Height Speakers Instead Of Rear Heights

September 21st, 2022


Klipsch RP-8000F II VS SVS Prime Pinnacle, which one brings home the bacon for you? Joe adds surround heights instead of rear heights. REW impulse …

Mixing Atmos, Zappiti Gets Some Upgrades, And Erin Reviews A Very Unique Speaker!!!

September 14th, 2022


Zappiti gets new skins and a new feature that allows a trailer to play before a movie starts! Erin Reviews a VERY VERY unique speaker! And Channa rants about mixing in Atmos! Thanks for listening!!!

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Atmos Mixing With Channa!!!

August 31st, 2022


Channa mixes a awesome demo of Atmos and how your various set ups equal the end results. Michael will be celebrating a Birthday on Sept 4th, everyone …

Back From Audio Advice Live! Erin And Michael Bring Us Top Secret Info From Audio Advice Live About Some Klispch Speakers! And Channa And Erin Hold Down The Podcast For The Second Half Of The Show!

August 24th, 2022


Chris Seymour talked to Michael about a ALR screen from Seymour Screens. $350,000 pair speakers damaged in shipping to Audio Advice Live! Erin probably won't be bringing his Klippel to next years get together. Erin …

Channa Went To Reno? Dirac Or Audyssey? In Wall Or On Wall Speakers?

August 17th, 2022


Channa made his dinner costs back and then some in Reno!!! Dirac is better but what is easier to set up? Erin wants tone controls right on front! …

Channa is getting some $1,700 headphones in and Michael has the Best Joy Remote in for review!!!

August 10th, 2022


Channa is going to be trying out some $1,700 headphones. Michael got the Best Joy remote in for review. Channa just got an Arcam AVR11 in with Dirac …

The Daily HiFi Treehouse is open???

August 3rd, 2022


The Daily HiFi Treehouse is open? What are transients on a waveform? Apple Music in a home theater from an AppleTV! Kraftwerk track gets Michael smiling! Reggie and Michael bond over that track!

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Joe's Mom Gets A DSP Upgrade!!! And MWAVE Attendees Share Some Of Their Standouts!

July 27th, 2022


Joe does this wonderful thing for his Mom, upgrades her hearing with out her need to always wear her hearing aids. Also Paul and Tim fresh from …

Erin mans up and listens to Auro and Atmos in a home setting!!!

July 20th, 2022


Erin goes to Joe's home and listens to Auro-3D and Atmos. And gets to hear them back to back with a button press or two. Erin asks a few negative commenters to do it themselves! Joe is asked if he bought …

Zidoo Like Zipper? Michael's Road To 100K YouTube Subscribers. MWAVE in Lawrence Kansas is almost upon us! Sound United Is Cookie Cutter?

July 13th, 2022


A Lot of the brands that Michael has worked with are giving away prizes big prizes in some cases!!! Zidoo is some how pronounced like Zipper! Acoustical panels clear Michael's dialog in his theater! AVR's take the …

Bass That Is Butt Quivering!

June 29th, 2022


3" mastering speakers? Buying things to buy things? Is it ok that non-audio orientated companies are buying up the industry staples? VU meters for speaker level outs? And are measurements equally weighted?

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Dolby Atmos Entusiast Jeremy Anderson Calls In To Share Knowledge!

June 22nd, 2022


Jeremy calls in and shares his knowledge of Dolby Atmos, speaker layouts and a lot more! DIY has reignited Erin, and he is ordering kits to …

Auro 3D Bankrupt?

June 15th, 2022


Auro 3D Bankrupt? Frequency response in room and not forcing a curve but following a natural response? Bass nulls that you can see but maybe never …

Are The Trinnov's And Storm's And Lyngdorf's Of This World Worth It? Also Ealan Osborne Is Back On The Show!!!

June 8th, 2022


Erin takes us through the differences of time and phase alignments. Ealan just did a video on acoustic treatments. Channa is getting an Arcam AVR11. And 7706 vs 8805a vs 6700 comparison.

Ealan's Video:

Caller calls in about a Youthman style deal, and asks about SVS Prime Satellite system and what LCR's go with it?

June 1st, 2022


Top Gun hits theaters and Michael and Erin saw it, and give early reactions with no spoilers! Another caller calls in about Michael's upcoming review of an OSD subwoofer? Also we are asked if the HSU VTF5 sub is any …

What Is A House Curve? Top Gun: Maverick Is Here!

May 25th, 2022


We talk about house or target curves all the time, but what are they? Top Gun is here, watch the old one first! Erin describes his set up for Dirac …

Michael Hits Puberty!!! Onkyo Not Bankrupt!!!

May 18th, 2022


Michael comes back from a cruise with a frog in his throat! Onkyo as we know them, is not bankrupt. REL's sub for every speaker??!!!?? Joe flexes his miniDSP flex and a small OSD amp! Samsung QD OLED, needs what for …

A roommate's ferret gets stuck in where?

May 11th, 2022


KEF Reference 1 or Perlisten S4B? Which one is better, for your needs? Nathan, a caller, asks about speakers and amps and receivers and tells us …

It is event season over here!

May 4th, 2022


We talk about the upcoming AV Summit! And MWAVE taking place in July, in Kansas. We help with a few phone calls. Channa looks for new studio …

Andrew Jones joins MoFi!!! And so much more!

April 27th, 2022


We now know where Andrew Jones is, he went to MoFi!!! We can't wait to see what his first design is going to be! Channa had to redo Dirac in his studio system. Caller calls in and we are blushing cause he thanked us up …

Ealan Osborne Joins Us Again And Talks His New Theater For Testing AV Products!

April 20th, 2022


Ealan stops in for another visit! We talk about his new testing grounds for audio and video products. Joe is at Disney Land. Michael Shares a little …

Caller talks about his pro subs that goto 30Hz don't dig deep enough. Also glass speakers, yup that's a thing too!

April 13th, 2022


When your pro subs don't dig deep enough for your liking, who or what do you turn to for your home theater? One caller proposes monolith 15". Glass …

Custom Theater Seats For A Bucs Fan!

April 6th, 2022


Michael helps design some sweet seats for a Bucs Fan! We think through a question about adding a 2 channel preamp to a home theater system while …

A $2,000 System From Scratch? What To Do?

March 30th, 2022


We talk about a system build with a receiver and speakers and (SVS) sub all for $2,000. Mission Speakers are also talked about. Dirac talked to Joe! Dirac with magic beans? Michael talks Home Theater tours in Florida! …

Got Your Bingo Card?

March 23rd, 2022


Does dispersion matter? Michaels HT tours are running wild in Florida! Learn how to use REW!?! Channa is asked about LG TV review and where it is?

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A HT Enthusiast From Germany Joins Us For A Talk!!!!!

March 16th, 2022


This talk with Stefan goes from Auro 3D, Atmos, movies, movie mixes and so much more!!! Sit a spell and take a load off and join us on this awesome podcast!!

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Michael (Youthman) tells us about the up and coming MWAVE in Kansas City!!!

March 9th, 2022


MWAVE, stands for MidWest AV Experience. It is happening July 22-24. Registration is open at: sing up …

New Tweeters And Wave Guides For Monolith Speakers?

March 2nd, 2022


New tweeters and wave guides for the just released monolith speakers? Do they make a difference? Placing speakers on wall? Expect oddities! Newer …

Erin reviews JTR speakers, Michael talks about not going to the Florida Audio Expo and not regretting it one bit, Joe talks "bright" speakers that others are calling "dull"

February 23rd, 2022


Erin takes a look the JTR Noesis 210HT, was he blown away? The team talk audio/video shows-are they worth going to? Joe reviews some Elac speakers …

Erin Drops A Big Video About Center Speaker Designs!!!

February 9th, 2022


Erin and crew discuss his video he posted on center speakers. Check it out here ! Michael pulls wire with a friend. Joe …

Joe Previews The Sony HT-A9

February 2nd, 2022


Channa buys a line array or two! White ones as well! Erin needs a light bulb, possibly in his brain! Is there any end to shortages of HT equipment? …

Michael Tours Perlisten HQ!

January 26th, 2022


Michael Tours Perlisten HQ! Erin Is Asked About KEF R3 vs Revel! Channa Gets A PA Or Two!!!! Joe Uses A Skin To Make Plex Look Like Kaleidescape!

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Channa wants to spend what on cables? And Michael is going to the Perlisten HQ! Arendal in for review with Erin!!!

January 19th, 2022


Channa wants to buy less then 25 feet of cable for how much??? Arendal is in for review with Erin! Michael is going to the Perlisten HQ in Wisconsin! Joe goes in for training for some videos???

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Channa gets system tweaks remotely from Joe, Erin talks Polk XT Speakers and their test results, Michael just got back from the Projector shoot out.

January 12th, 2022


Erin explains test results of the Polk XT line up and what all the graphs mean to the average listener. Channa gets system magic beans from Joe …

Joe Goes Dark Mode For HIs Background, Michael Is About To Compare A lot Of Projectors!

January 5th, 2022


Joe goes dark mode! Michael is going to be comparing JVC's new projectors to Epson, Sony, and older JVC projectors in KC! AVR compared to amps, and …

Channa Says Joe Has Some Magic Beans And We Talk Lovesac Couch!

December 29th, 2021


Channa will be getting a Pioneer receiver so he might compare that Dirac to Anthem Room Correction to Audyssey to Joe's Magic Beans! We also talk …

STOP THE FOMO, in the house! Along with Channa, Joe, And Erin

December 22nd, 2021


HDMI cables 2.0 are now ??2.1?? What is a old movie, or old TV show? DEQX, Sonar Works, all DSP correction in various places. Emotive releases a $999 …

Ealan Osborne! On The Show For A Visit!

December 15th, 2021


Ealan Osborne can strut his stuff with his editing prowess! And his angle on the affordable systems from Costco to his other adventures in life are awesome to see. With writing a children's book, his music production, …

Phone Lines Were Open, And Calls They Took on Monday!!!

December 8th, 2021


Are ATI amps good enough for JTR? Are standalone players better then the gaming systems for blu-ray playback? Joe likes stereo over surround at sound united! Make sure you have power to your electrostatics! Focal versus …

Joe Takes A Trip To Sound United, And Channa Will Be Mixing In Atmos Soon Enough!

December 1st, 2021


Joe tells stories from Sound United in California. Sound United being the parent company of Denon, Marantz, Polk, amongst others! And Channa mentions …

Joe's Reviews New VS Old, Where Do You Go?

November 24th, 2021


Joe details the problem with old VS newer reviews. And Erin backs him up with the fact that the human brain audio recall knowledge is less then a …

BEQ: All Your Bass Belong To Us

November 17th, 2021


From that old video game that the title of this podcast is ripped from, to modern day, the big boys screw up once in awhile! Well the studios haven't …

Monolith Has Several Goto Speakers?

November 10th, 2021


What do you think about the Monolith brand as a whole? Is Joe's excitement for the B6 warranted? Have you purchased a set yet to try out?

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Erin takes apart a Perlisten Speaker that FOMO sent him!

November 3rd, 2021


Would you want your speakers taken apart if they were super pricey? Would you even send them to Erin for review? 

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When A Bunch Of AV Summit Attendees Get Together!

October 27th, 2021


Everything from headphones to Gene's biceps are talked about in this very unique edition of the Daily HiFi show. 

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Apples New Tech, And Two 10" Subs Or One 15" Sub?

October 20th, 2021


Apple releasing laptops with force canceling woofers just like KEF and SVS recently did? And would you want two 10" subs or one 15" Sub?

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AV Summit Q4 2021 Sponsor Hisense Give Away L9G With 100" Screen

October 13th, 2021


At $6000 retail for the L9G with 100" screen do you want to win? Of course you do, go here to the AV Summit page:

Monoliths Go Back And Hisense Is The Platinum Sponsor Of The AV Summit!

October 6th, 2021


Michael details when he gets a 150 pound subwoofer that he can't take it through the house he takes it around the house! Also Hisense is in at the platinum sponsor of the AV Summit for the end of October. Channa was …

Special guests Stop The FOMO & Don Dunn

September 29th, 2021


Stop the FOMO and Don Dunn stop in for a chat. Everything is covered from a Sony home theater system that costs $1,800 to James Loud Speaker company …

Erin and Joe Hold Class By Themselves

September 22nd, 2021


AV Summit is coming soon, get your early bird tickets here:

Joe And Erin have two "surprise" guests pop in, B The Installer and Channa. Channa talks about his new TV, a 83" OLED, and how …

Erin Learns About UST Projectors! Michael goes on tour, and Joe talks AV Summit!

September 15th, 2021


Erin learns about UST (Ultra Short Throw) projectors, Micheal takes a few home theater tour, Joe talks about the AV summit is coming soon. And so much more!

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Patreon Fun Day, HiFi Innovation, Joe And Channa Discuss Next Summit, HiFi Innovation At a Stand Still!!

September 8th, 2021


Patreons join in the discussion. Joe and Channa discuss the next AV Summit. Acoustics in your home theater. IMAX enhanced! HiFi innovation, or lack of innovation. Trade shows canceled or just not what they were. And so …

16Hz Sine Wave For How Long Joe?

September 1st, 2021


A few patreons join the Monday show. Joe tests out a subwoofer from SVS. HDR from YouTube. 900 Auro videos? Reference volume explained and discussed. …

Wilfried Is Back For A Visit!

August 25th, 2021


Wilfried Van Baelen is back with more! This episode he talks CODEC's and how you can take a 24bit PCM stereo audio file, make it mono, and take it back to stereo! No loss in audio quality! He also explains to Michael …

Channa Goes On A Rant And Joe Brings It Home "You Don't Have To Be Right Or Wrong".

August 18th, 2021


Listening Perspective: prolong listening/comparative listening is it beneficial to reviews? Is there a specific frequency to an emotion? Marantz has …

Monolith has a 13 and 3/4 inch subwoofer? And Channa takes a call from B The Installer who has a problem on hand.

August 11th, 2021


Monolith just released a 13" and 16" subwoofers. Which so far measure larger than just the base inches, reviews of the 13 inch version are coming …

Michael Explains Why He Can't Get Auro-3D Heights In His Room!

August 4th, 2021


Channa tells us Raveon 4K Blu-Ray players are coming! Oppo 203 pricing on eBay. "Super Seats" at concert where Channa sat at the Hollywood Bowl. …

Songs That Move Ya!

July 28th, 2021


What songs move ya to tears? Michael installs a TV outside! And Erin went on vacation, with stories to tell.

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Auro-3D Auro-Matic Upmixer And So Much More!!!

July 21st, 2021


Wilfried Van Baelen stops in again to impart some knowledge for everyone. How does the Auo-Matic upmixer work? Do you want the Auro-3D if you don't have it now? Does this podcast change your opinion on that? 

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Wilfried Van Baelen Stops In and Shares All things Auro3d July 12, 2021

July 13th, 2021


Auro3D, what did you know before listening to this podcast? What did you learn from it? A lot of info is packed into this extended Daily HiFi podcast. Be sure to check out Daily HiFi on YouTube as well, as he shared a …

Audio Measurements Do Matter!

July 7th, 2021


Joe, Channa, Micheal and Erin talk audio reviews and do measurements matter? Do bad reviews exist? Should they exist? Are companies listening to the …

Scott Orth Talks Polk Audio Reserve Series Q&A | The Daily HiFi Podcast - Monday March 29, 2021

March 29th, 2021


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We have Scott Orth talking about the new Polk Audio Reserve series lineup. …

Michael Vamos from Audio Skies - Importer and Distributor of High-End Hi-Fi

July 27th, 2020


We talk with Michael Vamos from Audio Skies about being an importer and distributor of high-end hifi components from brand such as Larsen, Gamut, Ideon Audio, Pneuance,  and Pear Audio Blue.

Who/What is The Legendary Brown Note? | The Daily Hi-Fi Podcast

July 6th, 2020


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Our guest today is Jorge Chia who runs the channel The Legendary Brown Note. 

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The Hi-Fi Summit Recap | 2020 Q2

June 30th, 2020


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Recap of The Hi-Fi Summit 2020 Q2 

Presented by Joe Mariano, Founder of The Hi-Fi Summit

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OSD | It's Not Your Dad's Outdoor Speakers Anymore | Advancements in Outdoor Audio Systems

June 29th, 2020


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With no surfaces to reflect sound, building a great outdoor sound system can be tricky. Fortunately, the last decade has seen huge advancements in outdoor …

Denon | HDMI 2.1: Why You Need to Care as an Audiophile

June 29th, 2020


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Denon | HDMI 2.1: Why You Need to Care as an Audiophile 

Presented by: Philip Jones, Director of Global Training, Sound United

Sonus faber | Choosing the Perfect Speakers & Speaker Positioning | Will Kline

June 29th, 2020


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How to choose the perfect speakers for you and how to properly position them for the best possible sound. 

Presented by: Will Kline, North American Brand …

Pro-Ject USA | Turntable Setup | Jeffery Coates | The Hi-Fi Summit 2020 Q2

June 29th, 2020


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Jeffrey Coates from Pro-Ject USA shows you how to properly set up your turntable. 

Presented by: Jeffery Coates, National Sales And Marketing Director – …

TRIANGLE / Antal Audio Group | High End Speaker Design With A French Flare | The Hi-Fi Summit 2020

June 29th, 2020


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- Overview of Triangle's operation in France. 

- Brief overview of Triangle products from $449 to $70,000. 

- General design concept for Triangle speakers 

Digital Amplifier Company (Cherry Amplifier) | Simple High Performance Systems | Tommy O'Brien

June 28th, 2020


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Simple high performance systems 

Presented by: Tommy O'Brien, Founder of Digital Amplifier Company (Cherry Amplifier)

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Vanatoo | Combining Acoustics + Electronics | Gary Gesellchen | The Hi-Fi Summit 2020 Q2

June 27th, 2020


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How Vanatoo maximizes performance on such small and affordable speakers using a combination of acoustic and electronic engineering.  

Presented by: Gary …

MoFi Distribution | 10 Free (or close to it) Tips on How To Get The Best Sound From Your HiFi

June 27th, 2020


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MoFi Distribution | 10 Free (or close to it) Tips on How To Get The Best Sound From Your HiFi 

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McIntosh Labs | Our approach to Digital Sound Demystified | Ken Zelin

June 27th, 2020


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Our approach to digital sound demystified. 

Presented by: Ken Zelin, Director of Training at McIntosh Labs

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Dirac Research | DSP Room Correction | Jakob Ågren | The Hi-Fi Summit 2020 Q2

June 27th, 2020


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How speaker placement, sound dispersion, sound reflections, affect the sound of your system and how Digital Signal Processing can help.  

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Kanto Audio | Why Powered Speakers? | Jason Zavarella | The Hi-Fi Summit 2020 Q2

June 26th, 2020


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All about powered speakers, how they are the wave of the future and how they can bring new audiophiles in at lower cost to entry while still getting a …

Kali Audio | The Moving Mic Measurement Method | Charles Sprinkle | The Hi-Fi Summit 2020 Q2

June 26th, 2020


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Charles Sprinkle, director of acoustics at Kali Audio, will show us a better way to get consistent, repeatable measurements using the moving mic …

The Hi-Fi Summit Begins!

June 26th, 2020


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For the first time ever, The Hi-Fi Summit begins. Open access to the entire site starts now.  

Presented by Joe Mariano, Founder of The Hi-Fi Summit

AIX Records | The Myth of Hi-Res Audio: A Perception Survey | Mark Waldrep | The Hi-Fi Summit 2020

June 22nd, 2020


Originally aired live on June 22, 2020. 

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Mark has spent 8 months researching the perceptibility of hi-res audio by allowing 1800 audiophiles to downloads 40 …

Sound United to Acquire Bowers & Wilkins? | Daily HiFi Podcast

June 15th, 2020


We talk all things HiFi and A/V and answer your questions.

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The Hi-Fi Summit Begins - Daily Hi-Fi Podcast

April 27th, 2020


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HDMI 2.1 with Phil Jones from Sound United | Daily Hi-Fi Podcast

April 21st, 2020


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Today we talk with Phil Jones about HDMI 2.1 and …

Your Audio Worlds Are Colliding! | Daily HiFi X Audioholics w/ Gene DellaSala

March 27th, 2020


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  1. How is Covid-19 affecting movie release schedules?
  2. What AVR would you recommend?
  3. What …

We're All Staying Home | Season 2 Episode 10

March 16th, 2020


Video Version Originally Aired March 17, 2020


  1. What is your ideal sound signature?
  2. Do you think Bluetooth headphones can be taken …

The Entire Daily HiFi Crew Will Be at AXPONA 2020 | Guest @Woodys_Soundup | Season 2 Episode 9

March 4th, 2020


Episode Sponsor AXPONA:

AXPONA 2020 is North America’s Largest Event for Audiophiles and Music Lovers. It will take place April 17-19 at the Renaissance Schaumburg Convention Center Hotel, IL.

Joe Hawking is a Pimped out Transformer | Season 2 Episode 8

February 25th, 2020


Joe N Tell calls in from a cruise ship and sounds like a garbled mess, but is dressed awesome!

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Return of Scott Wilkinson aka The Home Theater Geek | Season 2 Episode 7

February 18th, 2020


Do you remember Scott Wilkinson from the Home Theater Geeks show? We missed him so much, we asked him to be on the Daily HiFi Podcast. Tune in and show him some love. The Hi-Fi and AV industry need him back for good.

Ron Looks Different | Season 2 Episode 6

February 11th, 2020


Topics Include:

  • Experience with DIRAC Live
  • Where should I put more of my money? Speakers or Amp/AVR?
  • Old speakers and old amps. When do you need …

Song Sounds Like a Naughty 900 Number | Season 2 Episode 5

February 4th, 2020

  1. What does Youthman love so much about his Klipsch La Scalas?
  2. Are home theater speakers good for 2 channel stereo and vice versa?
  3. What are first …

Season 2 Episode 4 | Daily HiFi Podcast

February 1st, 2020

  1. Common home theater misconceptions
  2. What you should always do when shopping for home theater AV equipment?
  3. Is it ok to mix and match speakers?

Back from CES 2020 - The Four Horsemen of HiFi

January 14th, 2020


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CES Day 2020 Day 1 - Recap

January 8th, 2020


Techno Dad and Joe N Tell tour the main hall at CES 2020 Day 1.


  • THX
  • LG 4000 NIT micro-LED
  • TCL TV's, trickle-down of features, amazing …

Last Podcast of 2019 - Daily HiFi Podcast

December 31st, 2019

This is our last podcast of 2019. The new year is coming up.  What have we learned recently? What are we hoping to see in 2020 for HiFi? Official Web

Youthman's First Time Hosting - Daily HiFi Podcast Episode 11

December 28th, 2019


In this episode, we discuss all things home theater-related and answer caller questions.

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Our 10th Episode | Daily HiFi Podcast

December 17th, 2019


Upcoming reviews, cables, Best Mic under $200, Dolby Atmos setup, Bookshelf + Sub vs. Full-Range Floorstanders for under $5K and much more.

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Caller Wants to Know About Connecting His 20 Subs + Other Call-In Questions | Daily HiFi Podcast

December 10th, 2019


Today we got a lot of home theater questions. One of our favorites was from a guy who bought 20 JBL woofers for $30 each on Black Friday and wants to hook them all up in his home theater. Talk about surface area! Lots …

Let's Talk About The Polk Legend Series | Daily HiFi Podcast

December 6th, 2019


We speak with Bronson Gannon, global brand manager at Polk Audio and Boston Acoustics, and Scott Orth, one of lead engineers for the Polk Legend …

Happy Holidays - Daily HiFi Podcast

December 4th, 2019


In this episode, we had Joe from Joe N Tell, Channa aka Techno Dad, Ron from New Record Day, and Michael from Youthman Reviews. We talk about stuff we've bought during Black Friday and Cyber Monday, and what we …

Daily HiFi Podcast + 12v Talk - Live Call In

November 13th, 2019


Daily HiFI

Host: Joe N Tell 

Guests Big D Wiz from Williston Audio Labs and HiFi Vega co-host of the 12v Talk podcast.

12V Talk Podcast

Williston Audio Labs: 


2 Channel Hifi to Home Theater | Avoiding the Pitfalls ft. TechnoDad and Joe N Tell

October 31st, 2019


Building a 2 channel has some challenges but what about the transition  from a 2 channel audiophile setup to a full blown home theater rig? Ron from …

The Daily HiFi Live Podcast Test Run with Live Callers

October 24th, 2019


Joe from Joe N Tell and Ron from New Record Day discuss:

The Micca RB42, Micca OoO, Vintage Gear, Retro Looking Speakers, DSP, BIC Eviction EV15, and more.

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CEDIA Expo 2019 Show Report Podcast

September 17th, 2019


Host Ron from New Record Day talks with Techno Dad about Cedia Expo 2019. Their I.T. guy Joe N Tell joins the conversation. ;-)

Techno Dad is now a robot. He's up in a Motel 6 because of possible fires in his area, and …

CEDIA Expo 2019 Day 1 Ramblings | Techno Dad, Joe N Tell and That Home Theater Dude

September 13th, 2019


This was an unplanned podcast. Joe from Joe N Tell decided to call up Channa to see what CEDIA Expo 2019 Day 1 was like. Fellow YouTube reviewer That …

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