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The Kiso Acoustic presenting a pair of little speakers called: HB-1.  Just when I thought they are another pair of small monitor with nothing interesting about; to my big surprise, it sounds great !  It is capable of reproducing remarkably big and full-bodied musical performances belying its diminutive size.

According to Kiso Acoustic, the HB-1 is a statement they make to the world.  It's more than just another high end speaker.  Its natural timbres, full-bodied dynamics and quick responsiveness makes it suitable for a lot more demanding task - that of the live stage monitor.  The HB-1's ability to convey the artist's musical intent and emotions is defined equally by what it is, and what it isn't.  The HB-1 isn't about thick, heavy cabinets made from industrial-grade materials.  Instead, veteran musical instrument builders craft the HB-1's cabinet from thin, light, top-quality tone woods that are cannily braced, shaped and floated, to create the most pleasing reverberant qualities possible.

I also heard some other industry affiliates calling this Kiso HB-1, "the best monitor speaker at the show"

The flagship speaker published last year from Sonus Faber - Fenice
The beautiful Loreley Mk III speakers from German Physiks
Universum / Mummy speakers made by Auto-Tech (Poland)
Metal Sound Design (Germany) speaker called Moon II
The new speaker - Blade in white from KEF
A Korean company,Silbatone Acoustics, demoing vintage horn speakers at the show

Loricraft Audio - Nylon record cleaning brush
IsoAcoustics - OREA Series
Vinyl Record (music) - Bach: Suites For Unaccompanied Cello Complete/ Starker (45rpm 200g 6 LP)
L Art du Son - Professional Audio Record Cleaning Solution (Concentrate)
VPI Industries - Concentrated Record Cleaning Fluid
  New Listings
Vinyl Record (music) - Patricia Barber - Cafe Blue / 1STEP ( 180g 45rpm 2LP)
Furutech - NCF Booster Brace
Sorane - Hana Umami Red
Vinyl Record (music) - Joscho Stephan Trio - Paris - Berlin (180g D2D LP)
Furutech - NCF Clear Line AC Optimizer
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