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The Absolute Sound – Siegfried II

Golden Ear 2013 Award

Siegfried II Power Amplifiers – “The new Siegfried thus couples a majestic soundstage with a sumptious level of finesse and bloom to offer a musical experience that lingers in the ear long after the notes themselves have faded away..”

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Audio Esoterica – MB-125

MB-125 Power Amplifiers – “…not trying the MB-125s is totally at your peril because, in the world of the high-end, the VTL MB-125 little monos are one hell of a bargain.”

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The Audio Beat – TL-7.5 series III

TL-7.5 series III Pre-Amplifier – “What puzzles and delights me is the existence of that special handful of components that make transcendence almost commonplace, even with recordings that are the essence of commonplace. Such components are not found often and the number that have done this in my audio lifetime would amount to a rather short list. The original TL-7.5 was one of them, and the TL-7.5 Series III Reference currently stands at the front of that very small pack.”

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The Absolute Sound – TL-7.5 series III

TL-7.5 series III Pre-Amplifier – “The TL-7.5 has the ability seemingly to push more air into the soundstage and to capture delicate filigree in the treble. It provides a hugely expansive soundstage, which envelops the listener…. Again and again, I was impressed by the power and punch, the dynamics and speed of the VTL preamplifier. But most impressive of all was its ability to play the loudest and most complex passages without even a hint of compression…”