Added to the Archives This Week

Kalman Rubinson had tried to get his hands on the Revel Performa F30 loudspeakers back in January 1999, but was thwarted until later in the year, when J-10 decided to send them his way. Kal was clearly excited about these speakers, and explains in detail exactly why.

As Sam Tellig has often reported of late, integrated amplifiers have become hot high-end items. But from Mark Levinson (the company) . . . ? Can the venerable high-end firm's first integrated compare with its fabled separates? Larry Greenhill takes a close look at the Mark Levinson No.383 integrated amplifier and lets us know if stuffing an amp and preamp into one box really is a sonic compromise.