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We had a fantastic evening celebrating the 50th anniversary of 'Their Satanic Majesties Request' by The Rolling Stones.

Big thanks to Kris Needs for his inspiring introduction, Richer Sounds, Shindig! Magazine... the latest! and of course, everyone that travelled to Melomania for a brilliant night!

The T3 Awards 2017 together with Three AS IT HAPPENED!

We're beyond happy to announce that the Yoyo (M)s have picked up the title of Best Bluetooth Speaker at the 2017 T3 Awards!

Head to the link below for the full list of winners.

10 Spotify Tips and Tricks you Might Not Know About

We're imparting some #WednesdayWisdom on you this week, as we're looking at some Spotify tricks you might not know about.

Head to our blog and check out some of the streaming service's features you might not be using.

The Best Britpop Albums… That Aren’t British

Do these bands do it as good as or even better than the Brits?

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We've had a brilliant time at the Guangzhou International Sound Recording show in China over the weekend, showcasing our product and technologies!

On show was everything from Topaz to 851 to our latest edition,
the CXUHD 4K Blu-Ray player.

Richer Unsigned + Melomania Lunchtime Sessions, a playlist by Cambridge Audio on Spotify

It's #NewMusicFriday and we've updated our Richer Unsigned playlist to feature our latest lunchtime session inductees: FØNX and Bloom!

Cue up the playlist and check out some incredible unsigned artists this afternoon.

Cambridge Audio YoYo (M) Speakers - Small Size, Big Sound

"They deliver a full range across the audio spectrum, reproducing subtleties such as guitar strings clearly."

The team at Tech50+ have their say on the Yoyo (M) Bluetooth speakers, check out the review below.

CXA60 vs CXA80 – The Differences and Upgrade Path

CXA60 or CXA80? both are brilliant amplifiers from our CX series, but which one is best suited for your hi-fi system?

Our blog looks at the main differences between them to help you decide which is best suited for your listening needs.

http://bit.ly/2q6UdhH

How Sony, Universal and Warner plan to make hi-res music mainstream

What do you think of their masterplan?

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We had a fantastic evening this week at Melomania with Richer Sounds, hosting an intimate live set and Q&A session with the brilliant Newton Faulkner.

Make sure you check out his new album 'Hit The Ground Running'

Next up for the Richer Unsigned lunchtime session, we've got the awesome Bloom!

We're live in Melomania for a Richer Unsigned session with the brilliant FØNX.

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As the end of Summer draws closer, there isn't a better time to think about those Autumn evenings in.

Beef up your TV sound with the TV2V2 Soundbase.

http://bit.ly/2eFxLs0

Queen's Freddie Mercury: the maddest stories about rock's best-loved hellraiser - NME

A great read on what would be Freddie's birthday.

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We've teamed up with Richer Sounds and Shindig! Magazine... the latest! to give away tickets to an exclusive playback of The Rolling Stones 50th anniversary edition of the amazing 'Their Satanic Majesties Request'

Winners will be treated to an exclusive presentation and prize giveaways on the night at our London Melomania venue on the 21st of September.

Head to https://www.richersounds.com/information/rollingstones_comp for full #competition details. Good luck!

american dream

Recently over on our Twitter account, we've been sharing our weekly #NewMusicFriday recommendations including new albums from The War On Drugs, Everything Everything and unsigned faves WAX

This week we're checking out the new album from LCD Soundsystem. What new music are you listening to this weekend?

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The perfect setup for the hi-fi curious looking to invest in their first stack of separates.

The Topaz series is a great way to start your high quality audio obsession, Explore the range below:

http://bit.ly/2qj2Q4Z

Off To College - 2017

"The Yoyo (M) provide great quality room filling sound without taking up much space."

Tech50+ think the Yoyo (M)s are perfect for students heading back to college... And we agree! Check out the full list below.

The 200 Best Songs of the 1980s

A huge compiled list from Pitchfork on the best 80s music. What would you put on your list?

Artist Interview: October Drift

After smashing a Richer Unsigned lunchtime set at Melomania last month, the Somerset lads October Drift have featured heavily on the office hi-fi.

We chatted with drummer Chris Holmes about the band, their direction and a playing to a packed out crowd at Glastonbury 2017.

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Newton Faulkner fans, our friends at Richer Sounds are hosting the album launch party for his latest release 'Hit The Ground Running' at Melomania... and you could be there!

For more information and a chance to #win tickets head to the link below:

http://bit.ly/2wlN2Fe

What is Dolby Vision?

Taking a step up from HDR technology, Dolby Vision is a staple feature of the CXUHD that delivers a greater level of variance in contrast and colours, improving colour definition.

Not sure what Dolby Vision is? Don't worry, our latest blog explains exactly what it is and why you want it in your home cinema system.

http://bit.ly/2hLGmdc

Cambridge Audio at the HKAV Audio Show 2017

We had an absolute blast at the AV Show 香港高級視聽展 earlier this month, demonstrating our products and showcasing new technologies to customers and fans in the East.

Here's a sneak peak video inside our stand.

Cambridge Audio Topaz SR20 Stereo Receiver Review | Audio Advice

"The Cambridge Audio Topaz SR20 is for the person who is serious about great stereo sound, but on somewhat of a budget."

Here's what the team at Audio Advice thought of the Topaz SR20 Receiver (quick hint, they loved it!)

USB Audio Part 4: Optimising Windows

The final part of our USB Audio video series looks at optimising your Windows computer for better audio playback.

http://bit.ly/29NAFnm

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Here's a quick #ThrowbackThursday revisit to the DacMagic 2 digital to analogue converter, originally released back in 1995. Who had one of these in their system?

Youth Music

The SE1s are raising money for a brilliant cause! Have you picked up a pair yet?

The best online tools for record collectors - The Vinyl Factory

Essential for any collectors out there. Do you have any good tips for building that vinyl collection?

The Best 4K Blu-Ray Discs to Show off your UHD System

If you're an early adopter of UHD, there's no doubt you're already enjoying stunning 4K visuals at home. But which films are truly worth your time?

We've selected a handful of discs you simply NEED in your collection in our latest blog, so check it out and prepare yourself for movie night.

http://bit.ly/2vRA95F

CXUHD

Step into a world of crisp visuals and stunning detail in 4K resolution with our first ever UHD Player, the CXUHD.

http://bit.ly/2vPfu2e

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The #HKAVshow2017 is in full swing and our stand is looking amazing! Find us in hall 3 stands X16 and X17.

Ultra HD Blu-Ray – What You Need to Know

In case you missed it, we just released our first ever 4K UHD Universal Blu-Ray Player, the CXUHD. But for those unfamiliar with the latest technology, the world of UHD at a glance can be slightly confusing.

Our latest blog takes an in depth look at 4K, outlining everything you need to know about the format and what you need for crisp, stunning movies at home.

http://bit.ly/2us3AqP

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Please welcome to the CX family, our first ever 4K UHD Universal Blu-Ray Player, the CXUHD.

The CXUHD marks our first step into the world of 4K video playback from UHD discs and 4K media files, complete with HDR and Dolby Vision supported in beautifully detailed 3840 x 2160 resolution.

Head to our website for full info and specs.

http://bit.ly/2vPfu2e

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Keep your eyes peeled for something new...

Summoned by a foolish magpie - Lisa Marini | Richer Unsigned

Here's the brilliant Lisa Marini Music from last months Richer Unsigned lunchtime session in Melomania. It's essential Tuesday viewing!

The reissue racket: how many more ‘classic’ albums will be repackaged?

Where do you stand on album reissues?

10 Spotify Tips and Tricks you Might Not Know About

Music streaming services like Spotify and Apple Music have been around for a while now, so many of you might consider yourself as a highly skilled streamer.

We've compiled a list of Spotify tips, tricks and features hidden away in the platform that you might not know about. Check out our blog for the list.

http://bit.ly/2f4jx3u

Belting Bluetooth hifi from a classic brand

The team at How To Spend It, Financial Times loved the Yoyo (M) Bluetooth speakers, check out their verdict below.

How we made Stanley Kubrick's Full Metal Jacket

Some great behind the scenes accounts from Kubrick's classic.

Which Home Sound System Should I Buy? | Cambridge Audio

Need a new sound system? Don't know where to start? Our short animation is designed to help hi-fi and audio newbies choose a system perfect for their needs.

Everyone is entitled to great sound from their audio setup, so we've cut out the jargon to make buying high-quality audio products for the first time really simple.

http://bit.ly/2eNp9z7

Product review: Cambridge Audio ES20 outdoors speakers | Richer Sounds Blog

Summer is well and truly here, so the team at Richer Sounds have revisited the ES20 outdoor speakers.

Read their full verdict below.

Why Spotify Lowered the Volume of Songs and Ended Hegemonic Loudness

Some great research and insight into volume levels within Spotify.

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We had an amazing time at last weeks Richer Unsigned lunchtime session in Melomania. Big thanks to Lisa Marini Music and OCTOBER DRIFT for playing brilliant sets!

We've added them both to our lunchtime sessions playlist, so make sure you check them out this week! Link below:

http://spoti.fi/2uJtl6P

Cambridge Audio Yoyo (M) Portable Bluetooth Speakers Review | Audio Advice

"The Yoyo (M) just nailed it, which again was a big surprise for its price!"

Thank you to Audio Advice for their great review on the Yoyo (M) Bluetooth Speakers. Full review below.

Top 50 Cover Songs from Movies

Great list! But are there any missing that you'd include?

Next up for Richer Unsigned's lunchtime Melomania session, the awesome OCTOBER DRIFT.

Coming to you live from Melomania with Richer Unsigned, it's Lisa Marini Music

Which Sound System Should I Choose?

Know someone who's buying quality audio for the first time? From the outside looking in, it can sometimes come across as a daunting task!

We've put together a simple guide to help those first timers picking out a new audio system an absolute breeze. Check it out in our latest blog piece:

http://bit.ly/2uZ6XZ9

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