DC Hi-Fi Group/Capital Audiofest Audio Rummage Sale+Vinyl Event When: Sunday, Oct. 14, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Where: Historic Garrett Park Town Hall, 10814 Kenilworth Ave., Garrett Park, MD 20896 The DC Hi-Fi Group and The Capital Audiofest are holding the First Annual Member/Dealer Audio Rummage Sales+Vinyl event in Garrett Park, MD on Oct. 14th. Individual and DCHFG dealer members are selling off their used gear, b-stock, scratch and dent, and classic audio pieces, as well as new/used vinyl and turntable gear, home theater and pro audio. Over 20 tables of gear… Read More
I have just created a thread on the DCHFG forum for the discussion of building your own Roon Labs music library and streaming audio system. My introductory post gives some background history of how we got here and then introduces the Roon system. My next post will begin a discussion on how I built my own Roon Core OS server and incorporated it into to my home network of streaming players. If you own more than a couple hundred CDs, I think you owe it to yourself to take a look at… Read More
DCHFG’s very own Thomas Perazella debuted his “incredible egg speaker” system at last year’s Captial Audiofest where many listeners were awe struck including Stereophile’s Herb Reichert. Tom now pulls back the veil to describe how he created this passion project in the latest issue of audioXpress magazine on newsstands now. This is probably the DIY project of the year and it does not disappoint. DCHFG’s Paul Elliot also provided the cover shot for the article. If you have had any doubts about joining DCHFG, you will find there is a very high… Read More
Another successful and well attended DCHFG meeting in a new spacious location. Thanks to all that attended. Also, thanks to Dennis Cern from Martin Logan for bringing his great speakers to entertain us!
On the inaugural field trip, a score of DCHFG members hit the road for a factory tour of Rogue Audio. DCHFG Founder/President John Gatski filed this report: More than twenty DCHFG members traversed the freeways and back roads of Pennsylvania May 19th to visit the new Rogue Audio factory. Located in Brodheadsville, PA, the spacious new factory gives the successful tube hi-fi company more elbow room for its design and manufacturing operations according to President and Founder Mark O’Brien. Rogue Audio opened its doors in 1997 manufacturing from a cramped warehouse just… Read More