Cutting the Ribbon

Not sure whose idea it was to put gigantic scissors in Michael Fremer's hands. Luckily, everything worked out. No CDs were harmed and the red ribbon was cut, marking the start of the 2nd annual T.H.E. Show Newport Beach.

From left: Bob Levi, president of the Los Angeles and Orange County Audiophile Society; Stereophile's John Atkinson; Mr. Analog Planet, Mikey Fremer; Positive Feedback's David Robinson; and The Absolute Sound's Robert Harley.