22 May 2024

Joel Kopping

Joel is an experienced reviewer of hi fi equipment and has done so over many years.

Posts by Joel Kopping

Editorial April 2024

By |7 Apr 2024|Featured|

April 2024 The Great Construction continues. Slowly. What started off as a two week 'just tile the damned room and paint it' has revealed several, ahem, challenges. OK they're not challenges. They're bloody expensive problems [...]

Editorial March 2024

By |9 Mar 2024|Featured|

March 2024 It's been a long term dream of mine and it's finally beginning. Whether it takes a year or three remains to be seen but the Great Construction Project of 2024 has commenced - [...]

Editorial February 2024

By |10 Feb 2024|Featured|

February 2024 2024 has leapt off with a massive bang and not on the AV side I am afraid. "Real Life" has kept me away from my toys far more than I would have liked [...]

Editorial January 2024

By |2 Jan 2024|Featured|

January 2024 It's going to be a big year no matter which we slice or dice it. Events in the world at large are happening everywhere and the winds of change are ever blowing. Locally [...]

Editorial November 2023

By |9 Nov 2023|Featured|

November 2023 Black November or otherwise? I see that some are now punting that Black November specials should be vetted for being 'specials'. Who would have thought that a retailer in these tough times might [...]

Editorial October 2023

By |16 Oct 2023|Featured|

October 2023 The war of the formats ala continua... We haven't had much to say in recent times over the war of formats. It's the ongoing unstoppable object meeting the immovable force debate and as [...]

Editorial September 2023

By |4 Sep 2023|Featured|

September 2023 What can we say? It's NAD, NAD, NAD and..... PSB month this month. We have some cool toys from, yes, you guessed it , NAD to play with this month. At the moment [...]

Editorial August 2023

By |4 Aug 2023|Featured|

August 2023 One of my least favourite things to do is to attend hi-fi shows! Have a read of the July Editorial for my opening line there... I am taking some poetic license here. It [...]

Editorial July 2023

By |5 Jul 2023|Featured|

July 2023 One of my favourite things is to attend hi-fi shows. Call them what you will it is a great way to see and hear much of what is available to we lucky few [...]

Editorial June 2023

By |6 Jun 2023|Featured|

June 2023 Halfway through the year and things in the country could be looking worse, I suppose. Loadshedding is wrecking my kit. My amps mainly stay on all the time - OK - in current [...]

Editorial May 2023

By |5 May 2023|Featured|

May 2023 'sup?! Yes. We are adding some motoring to our site - the shock and horror has been deafening. Still, we are nothing if not thick skinned and with the idea of cost consolidations [...]

Editorial April 2023

By |3 Apr 2023|Featured|

April 2023 It is no Fool's Joke. I couldn't help but wonder to myself as I engaged in an ever diminishing spiral of infinitely decaying customer (lack of) service with Samsung recently how it is [...]

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