Writing About Audio Gear

One of my hobbies is restoring old audio gear. Here are the stories of a few of the (mostly discarded) pieces of ancient junk…erm, I mean, precious artifacts I’ve patched up and sent on their way.

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Tale of the Tannoy

Anyone who knows me knows that I’m a sucker for stray dogs of a certain sort. Occasionally, that includes actual stray dogs (I live with one).

But in this case, I’m talking about discarded or otherwise trashed audio gear. I just cannot leave an old, cool–well, come to think of it often completely UNCOOL–piece of gear to the trash heap. So when this old Tannoy ribbon mic came across my transom, I was even more excited than usual.

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