Archive for December, 2012

Bill King. One of life’s characters.

The sailing world has many extraordinary characters in it’s long history. It’s my experience that the world of sailing is responsible for more ‘interesting characters’ than any other and Bill King was an excellent example. He passed away recently at the age of 102. It seems amazing that he lived so long when one considers […]

Genelec 8020 and 5040 subwoofer review

This is all you need for a great sounding hifi. A mains supply to plug the speakers into an an Ipod. Job done! (for the review of the 5040 Sub, please see the update below) The first time I discovered Genelec speakers was when I was rummaging in a locker in the owner’s cabin of […]