Cambridge Audio 50th Anniversary Soundwave Sessions | Teenage Cancer Trust

"A unique event where art, live music and culture collide in aid of Teenage Cancer Trust"

This is your last chance to #win yourself a pair of tickets to our Soundwave Session event next week. Details in the link.

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Our friends at Silent Pool Gin will be behind the bar, serving up an exclusive cocktail for our first Soundwave Session next week!

If you haven't entered to win tickets yet... What are you waiting for? Head to the link below for full details.

http://bit.ly/2EQ1I3r

Best of '75, a playlist by Cambridge Audio on Spotify

We've made it halfway through the seventies in our 50th anniversary playlist countdown, this week focusing on 1975.

As always, head to our Spotify account and give it a listen. Make sure you comment with any tracks we might have missed out.

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In case you missed it, we're celebrating 50 years of Cambridge Audio with the first of our Soundwave sessions in partnership with Beautiful Crime... And you can come to the celebration!

There's live music from Steven Young, bespoke Silent Pool Gin cocktails, exclusive artwork from Wildcat Will raising funds for Teenage Cancer Trust and much more! For a chance to win tickets head to the link below.

http://bit.ly/2EQ1I3r

Product review: Cambridge Audio CXN V2 Network Music Player | Richer Sounds Blog

"Taking in consideration the immense success of the first generation of the CXN, there is no doubt in my mind that the second generation will blow you away with this array of incredible improvements."

The team at Richer Sounds review the CXN V2 on their blog page.

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We're pleased to announce British talent, psychedelic rock singer/songwriter STEVEN YOUNG will be performing live as part or our Soundwave Session event on March 1st.

Want to be there? Head to the link below and see how you can #win tickets:

http://bit.ly/2EQ1I3r

What Can I Play in my Hi-Fi System? - A Beginners Guide to Music Sources

Looking for your first hi-fi system? Or maybe you know someone who is? Understandably, it can sometimes be overwhelming when investing in your first stack of separates!

The latest blog in our beginner series goes back to basics and looks at the different music sources you might find in a system.

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We're pleased to announce Beautiful Crime artist Wildcat Will will unveil his exclusive artwork raising money for Teenage Cancer Trust as part of our Soundwave Session next week, available for auction on 2nd March.

Want to be there? Enter to win tickets here:
http://bit.ly/2EQ1I3r

Record Store Spotlight – Bucket O’ Blood Books and Records, Chicago

Introducing Record Store Spotlight, our latest blog series highlighting our favourite vinyl hunting spots that surround our London and Chicago offices.

In our first instalment, we pay a visit to punk and horror specialists Bucket O Blood Books and Records.

Cambridge Audio USA names Merit School of Music as charity partner in SE1 campaign

"This new strategic relationship enables Merit to expand its publicity and fundraising efforts into new territories."

In case you missed it, the Merit School of Music are our newest charity partner in the US benefiting from the SE1 headphones campaign.

Win Tickets to our Soundwave Sessions - Cambridge Audio

Come celebrate 50 years of Cambridge Audio at Melomania with the first of our Soundwave sessions in partnership with Beautiful Crime.

There'll be live music from Steven Young, bespoke Silent Pool Gin cocktails, exclusively commissioned artwork from Wildcat Will auctioned to raise funds for Teenage Cancer Trust and of course, plenty of food and drink!

We have 10 pairs of tickets to giveaway, so head to the link below for full #competition details.

Best of '74, a playlist by Cambridge Audio on Spotify

It’s week 7 of our 50th anniversary playlist countdown, this week exploring tracks from 1974.

Head to our Spotify account and give it a spin!

Merit School of Music and Cambridge Audio team up to deliver a "bigger footprint" on the Chicago Music Scene - Merit School of Music

We're thrilled to announce our newest charity partner benefiting from our SE1 headphones campaign, the Merit School of Music in Chicago. An essential home for the youth of Chicago to explore their interests in music and build character and passion.

50% of proceeds from SE1 headphones sales in the US will be donated to Merit and Music Unites. Learn more about Merit's programs and students by heading to the link or visiting meritmusic.org.

A Beginners Guide to Hi-Fi Sources – What Can I Play in my System? | Cambridge Audio

Looking to buy your first hi-fi system? Not quite sure what you need? We're going back to basics to help audio newbies buy their first system.

The third video in our animation series looks at the different sources you can have in your system and what each of them can do.

Made A Fire - Amaroun | Richer Unsigned

The Richer Unsigned Melomania lunchtime sessions are back in full swing for 2018, showcasing some of the best unsigned talent in the UK.

Check out the latest video featuring the brilliant Amaroun!

3 of the best hi-res audio systems

The team at What Hi-Fi? have been building their dream hi-res audio systems, including our 851N network player.

Check out their article and drool over their serious systems.

Best of '73, a playlist by Cambridge Audio on Spotify

We've reached week 6 of our 50th Anniversary playlist countdown, this week we're listening to tracks from 1973.

You know what to do by now, head on over to our Spotify playlist and give it a listen and let us know which songs we've missed.

10 Music Discovery Platforms You Need to Know About

Grown tired of the same old albums and playlists? Not sure where to look for fresh music?

We've compiled some useful tools to help you expand your music library and who knows... maybe your next favourite artist!

Best Blu-ray and 4K Blu-ray players

"If you want the best 4K Blu-ray player currently on the market then it's hard to look past the unassuming Cambridge CXUHD."

The CXUHD has made the What Hi-Fi? Best Blu-ray and 4K Blu-ray players list. Full article below.

When stereo sound meets the world of Bluetooth Speakers.

Explore the award-winning Yoyo (M) speakers below:

http://bit.ly/2dd5X9B

Hidden tracks: the unreleased music from major stars we may never hear

Which artists hidden tracks would you most like to hear?

Best budget soundbars and soundbases

"Sonically superb, from the bass all the way to the treble."

What Hi-Fi? has included our TV5 V2 in their Best budget soundbars and soundbases list. Thanks guys!

Best of '72, a playlist by Cambridge Audio on Spotify

It's week 5 of our 50th Anniversary playlist countdown, this week we're listening to the best songs from 1972.

We're always looking to add to our weekly playlists, so if we've missed any big songs make sure you let us know in the comments. In the meantime, head to our Spotify playlist and give it a listen.

Do you have a CXN or 851N and would like to beta test TIDAL?

We're looking for CXN and 851N owners with TIDAL accounts to help test our new update.

Want to get involved? Head to the link below for full details.

http://bit.ly/2DWJeyD

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We kicked off our first Richer Unsigned lunchtime session this afternoon with brilliant sets from Amaroun and Anavae.

Keep an eye on our socials for more amazing unsigned artists coming up this year!

Next up for Richer Unsigned we’ve got the awesome Anavae!

Our Richer Unsigned sessions are back! Kicking off 2018 is Amaroun.

Cambridge Audio, New York Audio Show 2017 Great Sound Affforable System

For #ThrowbackThursday we're looking back at our New York Audio Show room from November last year, showcasing our CX and 851N systems.

Thanks for stopping by AVShowrooms!

Cambridge Audio YOYO (M) review: Solid Bluetooth speakers with tuned "British" sound

"The Cambridge Audio YOYO (M) speakers offer up an elegant design with high-quality materials and signature British sound."

Massive thanks to Techaeris for their brilliant Yoyo (M) review! Head to the link below for their full verdict.

Cambridge Audio’s New Music Picks – January 2018

We love discovering new music at CAHQ, which is why we're sharing the wealth and kicking off a new blog series highlighting our favourite releases every month!

Mount Eerie, Mimicking Birds and Hussey are just some of our favourite new releases from January. Make sure you comment below and tell us which new music we need to check out.

Cambridge Audio CXN (V2) Network Streamer Review | Audio Advice

"We expect the CXN (V2) will win just as many awards as its predecessor. Once again, Cambridge Audio is delivering far more great sound than you would expect for its price."

Audio Advice give their verdict on the CXN V2. Full review below.

Two New Phono Amplifiers from Cambridge Audio | StereoNET

In case you missed it, we've announced our two new phono stages, Solo and Duo. The team at Stereonet take a look.

Best of '71, a playlist by Cambridge Audio on Spotify

Week 4 of our 50th Anniversary playlist countdown showcases songs from 1971.

Some consider '71 the best ever year for music... So make your mind up by heading to our Spotify playlist and listening to some of the best tracks from the year.

A Beginners Guide to Hi-Fi – What Makes a Hi-Fi System? | Cambridge Audio

So you've decided to invest in your first hi-fi system, amazing news! But where do you start when building your first system?

Our short animation is designed to help hi-fi newbies by going back to basics, looking at each individual unit you might find in a hi-fi system and what task they perform.

http://bit.ly/2CEUrzl

TVB2 (V2)

Enhanced sound, refined design. Introducing the TVB2 (V2) Soundbar and Subwoofer.

Building on the foundations of our original soundbar, the V2 boasts improved sound for your movies, whilst offering a refreshed look to fit seamlessly into any modern home.

What Does it Mean to Have “Good Taste” in Music?

Is it important to have good taste in music? Noisey think a mix between good and bad is a perfect formula. What do you think?

Best of '70, a playlist by Cambridge Audio on Spotify

Week 3 of our 50th Anniversary playlist countdown and we're taking our first step into the 1970s.

We're not going to lie, this week's playlist is a VERY good one. So make sure you head to our Spotify account and check it out.

Product review: Cambridge Audio DacMagic XS V2 | Richer Sounds Blog

"It’s a small price for a significant upgrade in performance."

Richer Sounds take a look at the DacMagic XS in their latest blog piece.

What Makes a Hi-Fi System? – A Beginners Guide to Hi-Fi

Looking for your first hi-fi system? Or maybe you know someone who is? Understandably, it can sometimes be overwhelming when investing in your first stack of separates!

Which is why our latest blog goes right back to basics to help audio beginners understand what each unit in a hi-fi system does. Full article below!

The death of the best of: why Rihanna will never get her greatest hits

Are you still a fan of the 'Best Of'?

Cambridge Audio USA (@WeAreCAUSA) | Twitter

Hey USA followers, our team in Chicago now have their own Twitter account.

If you use the platform, head on over, say hello and give them a follow!

Best of '69, a playlist by Cambridge Audio on Spotify

Week 2 of our 50th Anniversary playlist countdown and we've got a long road ahead of us...

We're closing out the swinging sixties with the best tracks of 1969. Check out the Spotify playlist and comment with your favourite songs from '69.

Lagoon - Mellow Gang | Richer Unsigned

A new year means new unsigned artists to discover with the Richer Unsigned lunchtime sessions in Melomania!

So until we kick off 2018's sessions, here's a look back at Mellow Gang from our final show in 2017.

A Beginners Guide to Hi-Fi – What Makes a Hi-Fi System? | Cambridge Audio

Looking to buy your first hi-fi system but not quite sure what you need? We're going back to basics to help audio newbies buy their first system.

Check out the second short animation in our series, designed to help explain each part of hi-fi and what they do in a system.

Rap overtakes rock as the most popular genre among music fans. Here's why.

Are hip-hop and rap the new rock and roll?

Duo

Introducing Duo, our latest Moving Coil and Moving Magnet Phono Stage.

With a new generation of records and vinyl lovers alike, the warm sound of vinyl is as relevant as ever. And thanks to our 50 years of audio expertise, it's now maintained with modern precision.

http://bit.ly/2CyfuH1

Tidal heading to Cambridge Audio network streamers - Inside CI

In case you missed it, TIDAL streaming is coming to our CXN and 851N Network Players this year!

Please note: Due to the festive period, we are currently experiencing a high volume of support queries. With this in mind, our reply times may take longer than usual. Thank you for your patience and Happy New Year!

Best of '68, a playlist by Cambridge Audio on Spotify

In celebration of our 50th anniversary, each week we'll be picking our favourite tracks from each year since our founding in 1968.

So let's start with the year of our inception: '68. Make sure you comment with your favourite tracks of 1968.

Solo

Hear vinyl at it's very best with our latest dedicated phono stages. Introducing Solo and Duo.

With a new generation of records and vinyl lovers alike, the warm sound of vinyl is as relevant as ever. And thanks to our 50 years of audio expertise, it's now maintained with modern precision.

Explore Solo: http://bit.ly/2AorC83
Explore Duo: http://bit.ly/2CyfuH1

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