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Cars For Sale!

Hi All, It's certainly not been an easy decision but I have decided to sell 3 of my Lotus Collection to fund a car that is a once in a lifetime purchase, more details to follow if I pull it off 馃檪 So I am selling below, if of any interest just either fire me over a PM, e-mail me on [email protected] or give me a ring聽0n 01767 44121 Exige - 380 Cup, 1700 Miles, fully loaded, as new condition - 拢75,000 1985 Turbo Esprit - Fully Resto

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This Weeks Installs - McIntosh / Sonus Faber and Wilson Audio!

Hi There, Well it has certainly been a busy week dashing around the country installing some great HiFi so I thought I would share the 2 from below - Install one Have to say there was a great synergy with this system, the Sonus Faber Guarneri Traditions speakers give such a big but controlled sound they will play anything and driven by the Big Mc it was all so effortless and in all honesty is there a better looking system Please find the kit installed below - Sonu

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Wilson Audio Open Day - March 23rd!

Hi Everyone, For our next Open Day we are going to be showcasing Wilson Audio Speakers, without doubt makes of some of the finest speakers in the world, you get certain moments in your HiFi life where you hear something for the first time and you know that is the sound for you, it happened many years ago when I heard my first pair of PMC Speakers and more recently I got that same feeling again when I heard my first pair of Wilsons and to be honest with the release of the new Sasha DAW there

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dCS Bart贸k Un-Boxing Time Lapse Video!

Hi Everyone, Here is the 2nd video in our Time Lapse series as we try something different, just a bit of fun really, anyone know the song being played? most definitely one of my favourites Bartok鈥檚 First Demo! So here we go, just finished setting up for a demo today with the dCS Bartok v the Chord Electronics Hugo TT 2 with Scaler, this is our first demo of the Bartok going up against it鈥檚 main rival, I have a feeling Dave will be entering the shootout at some point, ce

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dCS Bart贸k DAC / Headphone Amp Now On Demo!

Hi Everyone, So we have been waiting for some time to get our hands on the new and very exciting dCS Bart贸k so I am very pleased to say that our demo model arrived on Friday and already we have quite a few demo鈥檚 booked in for it which is great news and just goes to show the anticipation for this product. There is certainly a lot of excitement around the Bart贸k and rightly so, for one it is built around the legendary dCS Ring DAC that is seen in the dCS Highend Vivaldi systems with it鈥

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McIntosh Announce the RS200 Wireless Speaker, On Demo Soon!

Hi Everyone, I just can鈥檛 resist McIntosh so when they announced their new RS200 wireless system I was straight onto the UK Distributor to order for one for demo which should be with us in a couple of weeks. It looks like McIntosh are looking to move on the wireless speaker market with the RS200 offering all kinds of connectivity and I would expect it to sound very good, especially with a sub hooked up to it, time will tell but for me personally I was sold on it as soon as I saw it, th

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The New Focal Stellia Closed Back Headphones Now on Demo!

Hi Everyone, Well this one came out of the blue, last week Focal announced their new Highend closed back headphones, the Stellia, and today we had 2 pairs arrive, I had no idea they were this imminent but it is great news as from what I can tell this is a closed back version of the Utopia which I consider to be one of the best headphones currently available, so if Focal can get a similar performance from a closed back they are going to have a real winner on their hands. At the moment I

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The New Wilson Audio SASHA DAW Speakers Now On Demo!

Hi Everyone, So we all know that Wilson Audio makes some of the best speakers in world but I have a feeling that the new Sasha DAW holds quite a special place in the Wilson Audio speaker lineup bearing in mind that the initials DAW stand for David Andrew Wilson, the founder of Wilson Audio who sadly passed away last year, thankfully Wilson Audio鈥檚 speaker design has been left in the very capable hands of Dave鈥檚 son Daryl Wilson so I am really pleased to have one of the first pairs of these

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Time For a HiFi Upgrade For The Van!

Hi Everyone, This is just a quickie regarding an upgrade I did for the van a couple of months ago but never got round to sharing it so here we go. Basically the sad truth is that although I am surrounded by some of the best HiFi in the world I listen to most of my music in the van, whether it is the hour a day I spend going back and forth to HiFi Lounge or when driving all over the country installing HiFi so when we got our new van I saw this as a great opportunity to take out the syst

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HiFi Lounge are Proud to be Appointed a Melco Master Dealer!

Hi Everyone, Just a quickie to say that I am pleased to say that I passed my Melco training the other day which now means HiFi Lounge is one of the select few of Melco dealers who are considered a 鈥楳aster Dealer鈥 I even got a really lovely certificate to prove it As far as I am concerned if you want to get the very best from your digital music you need a Melco server / player at the heart of it, they are all designed from the ground up to get the very best from your music collec

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Wilson Audio TuneTot Speakers Now On Demo!

Hi Everyone! Now I must admit that I am a bit of a speaker tart, I really do love speakers, for me it is the most important part of a system and it can also be the hardest part of a system to choose as it is the part of your HiFi that actually talks to your room which can transform how your HiFi Sounds so careful choosing is a must. Now I have always been a floorstander kinda guy, I always felt I was being short changed by a standmount speaker, well that was until I heard the awesome B

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The Problem Room and the PMC Fenestria Update!

The Problem Room and the PMC Fenestria Update! Hi Everyone, Firstly I just wanted to say a quick thanks to everyone who came to our Fyne Audio open day on Saturday, way more people than I expected, really impressive turnout for a speaker brand that most people had never heard of 12 months ago so thanks again everyone, maybe we should offer free Whisky at every open day So onto the point of this blog, I get asked quite a lot from customers who read the original blog explaini

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All Set For A Fyne Open Day!

Hi Everyone, This is a real quick one just to say that the roads are very clear round here so it is full steam ahead with out Fyne Audio Open day. We spent all day yesterday setting up and we have now got 4 demo rooms running with a combination of Fyne Audio speakers ranging from 拢599 to 拢17999, I have to say that what impresses me most about Fyne Audio is that 10 months ago they hadn鈥檛 released any speakers to the world and here we are now with a full range and everything I hear from

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We鈥檙e Going All Scottish This Saturday For Our Fyne Audio Open Day :-)

Hi Everyone, Really looking forward to this weekends Fyne Audio Open Day and to get in the spirit, quite literally, we have decided to go all Scottish, firstly thanks to Loch Fyne Whiskies who have sent down 5 bottles of Whisky and a bottle of gin to help us enjoy the day, thanks guys, better bring your sleeping bag if anyone is going to try a tipple from each or at least organise a lift home. https://www.lochfynewhiskies.com/ The Menu for the Day! Wendy is also b

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Check These Out, A Couple of Music Suggestions!

Hi Everyone, So every now and again you stumble across things to do with music that really float your boat, last week this happened twice to me so I thought I would share them with everyone so you can give them a try to see if you enjoy them as much as I do. Greta Van Fleet! So I am a little late to this band but one of my customer鈥檚 mentioned them last week and now I am totally obsessed having bought both albums on CD and Vinyl and have booked tickets to see them at Rock Ci

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VPI Turntables + Lyra and Kiseki Cartridges Now On Demo at HFL!

Hi Everyone, Well the Vinyl Revolution certainly shows no sign of slowing down I am very glad to say, as many of you know there really is some real magic with vinyl, not just on a nostalgia level but with the quality of sound, it just sounds right, hence why it has come back so strongly as to be honest it can be a bit of a pain, you get the odd pop and click, you can鈥檛 skip tracks easily and you have to keep getting up and down to change sides but besides all that we still sell more turntab

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Sonus Faber Olympica 3 Trade In For Sale!

Hi Everyone, Just a quick heads up to say that I have a pair of the gorgeous Sonus Faber Olympica 3 speakers for sale in walnut, they are a trade in, 2 years old with very little use in as new condition. Price new 拢10,498 Our Price - 拢6995 http://hifilounge.co.uk/Sonus-Faber-Olympica-III-Speakers Any questions please feel free to get in touch. Regards, Paul. Cheers, Paul.

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Wilson Audio Sasha 2 Install, Big Speakers in a Small Room Can Work!

Hi Everyone, I just thought I would do a quick blog on an install that I did earlier in the week as one of the things that annoys me is when people say big speakers in a small room can鈥檛 work, when I had PMC MB2鈥瞫 at home before setting up HFL they were only in a smallish room and they absolutely sung so in reality there is no reason why a big speaker can鈥檛 work in a small room but this install was definitely going to test that theory. So after our PMC Fenestria install struggles, whic

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Join us for a Fyne Open Day with Fyne Audio - February 2nd!

Hi Everyone, So here we go again, the first open day of 2019 and being that the introduction of Fyne Audio to our portfolio was one of the highlights of 2018 it will definitely be a good one. Fyne Audio may be a new name in HiFi but between the 7 strong management team they have over 200 years experience so they may be new in name but they most definitely know how to design a fantastic speaker as all the awards and glowing reviews they have won so far show since launching last year. So

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PMC Fenestria Install, Not The Most Straightforward!

Hi Everyone, I was hoping to do a blog a week or so before Christmas about a successful install of a pair of the PMC Fenestria鈥檚 Speakers, the first pair sold into the UK in fact, but unfortunately it wasn鈥檛 the smoothest installation which after a 2nd visit yesterday proved 100% that it is the room that is the issue, I have always said that your room is the most important part of your HiFi which really does get overlooked by a lot of HiFi Enthusiasts and this really did prove it so I thoug

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Atlas Asimi Luxe Cables Now On Demo, All 拢22,500鈥瞫 Worth!

Hi all, I think everyone knows that we love Atlas Cables at HFL, I was using them personally before setting up HFL and continue to be just as impressed as I have always been with them, they just get out of the way and let the music do it鈥檚 thing, you can鈥檛 really as for more than that. So when Atlas announced their new Asimi Luxe cables I thought the time was right to bring them on for permanent demo, mainly to use in our Bryston 28B, Chord Dave and PMC Fenestria setup as I know from p

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What A Mighty Fyne Speaker Line Up!

Hi Everyone, One of the highlights for me during 2018 was hearing my first pair of Fyne Audio speakers, the F501鈥瞫, I really never expected them to be as goods as they were and they really filled a gap in our speaker lineup as I had never really found a speaker at this price point before that I could really recommend and since that moment we have sold quite a few pairs to some very happy customers which is great news. But it was always Fyne Audio鈥檚 plan to bring a full range of speaker

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Happy Christmas and Opening Times!

Hi Everyone, Firstly both Wendy and myself just wanted to say a huge thanks for everyones support throughout 2018, it has been an incredible year and our busiest so far, the last 2 months have been extremely busy which is great news, it really does feel like a golden age for HiFi again with some amazing products being launched and a real hunger for high quality kit to enjoy music on, I鈥檝e said it before but I find it mind blowing just how many people there are buying quality HiFi, when we s

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