Sony are really hoping nostalgia pays off with their new Walkmans

Sony have unveiled 40th anniversary Walkman players that will offer less than a smartphone at a higher price, but with MQA support. Sony have unveiled their NW-A100TPS Walkman 40th Anniversary Mp3 player in the hopes…

Jay Z’s Tidal now lets you edit track lengths and tempos and save them in your playlists

Tidal are kicking off 2017 with some awesome new features starting with Master Quality Audio and now with Track Edit that allows you to customise the track. Earlier this month Tidal added Master Quality Audio…

Tidal are now the first streaming service with Master Quality Audio music

Tidal’s niche in music streaming has always been it’s high quality music offerings, and their music is now the highest quality around as they integrate Master Quality Audio (MQA) music. Tidal revealed in December last…

Master Quality audio format MQA hires WMG veteran as CEO

Mike Jbara, a veteran at Warner Music Group, has joined MQA to lead the new master quality audio format in it’s next stage. Mike Jbara will be taking the role of Chief Executive Officer at…

Warner Music First Major To Sign Deal With MQA (Master Quality Audio)

Warner Music Group are the first major label to sign a deal with MQA to “significantly increase music fans’ access to hi-resolution music globally”. Master quality audio isn’t new in itself but hi-res audio files…

Tidal to Offer the Highest Quality Streaming in the World

Tidal’s niche in the music streaming market has been high-quality streaming but now they’re to offer even higher quality audio streaming. Jay Z’s music streaming service Tidal is to start offering Master Quality Authenticated (MQA)…

Meridian and Tidal Join Forces To Create The Ultimate High-Res Streaming Platform

Following the release of Meridian’s new ‘compact’ high-res format and their high-res DAC, it’s clear they are interested in making an impact on the higher quality audio world. What’s the next step for the hi-fi…

Meridian Unveil MQA – Efficient Hi-Res Audio

Some recent advances in tech and new devices have pushed hi-res music closer to the public, but there are still a number of factors that are holding this shift from entering the mainstream. The size…

Meridian Explorer 2 – The MQA Friendly DAC

With the release of Meridian’s recent new compact audio format MQA, they spend no time in releasing the second edition of their Meridian Explorer DAC. Making it the first device compatible with the format. Forget…