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Dec, 2014

AUDIOASYLUM: NY AUDIO SHOW 2014

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I met the representative of (Brooklyn-based) Bache Audio. The room featured Bache Audio 001 speakers being driven by Aluxus Audio tube monoblocks, line and phono-stages. This room sounded very realistic and zesty and I was impressed that Brooklyn-based audio could compete with the best the world over. www.audioasylum.com

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Dec, 2014

THEAUDIOTRAVELER: BACHE AND ALEXUS, SET GOES WIDE BAND

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New-to-me manufacturer Bache Audio was showing off a new wide-band loudspeaker, which I’m pretty sure was the 001AB, an active-crossover model designed for use with SET amplifiers. The 001AB ($9,945/pair) is a powered speaker with a down-firing 8″ woofer powered by a 300 watt Class D amp. The wide-band driver is an 8″ Tang Band; the tweeter is a “Fostex Limited Edition FT-96A-EX2 that takes over at 10000 Hz. No high pass filter is used on the wide range 8” driver instead, it is allowed to roll off naturally.” Frequency […]

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Dec, 2014

AUDIOPHILIA: THE NEW YORK AUDIO SHOW 2014

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Bache Audio is a Brooklyn based manufacturer of speakers – their room sounded warm and musical. Bache Audio 001 ($9,945 per pair). They also sell the Bache Audio Monitor ($2,200 per pair). They were using Aluxus Audio for all else: Mono Block 33SE tube amps ($9,950 a pair), Line Stage ($5,950) and Phono Stage ($5,950). www.audiophilia.com

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Dec, 2014

ENJOYTHEMUSIC: NEW YORK AUDIO SHOW REPORT 2014

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Bache Audio, a small new company from Brooklyn who markets direct to consumer, was a new name to me. I had the pleasure of meeting Greg Belman, the unassuming designer. They were playing their 001AB floorstanding speaker ($9945) driven with Aluxus Audio33SE tube monoblocks ($9950), another name new to me. The Bache speaker featured a near full-range 8″ driver with a bamboo paper cone augmented by a Fostex Limited Edition FT-96A-EX2 tweeter from Japan that is no longer available. The downward firing 10″ bass driver with a wood fiber cone operated […]

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