Author Archives: Bill

The Falcon Acoustics LS3/5A have arrived

Our demostration pair of Falcon Acoustics LS3/5a’s and their dedicated stands have finally arrived! We are trying them with different amplification and sources to see what we can recommend to you that really makes them work at their best. Results so far? Spine tingling! Vocals are simply stunning with a projection into the room that can […]

Sonoma M1 Headphone system arrives at Criterion Audio

We are delighted to be appointed the first UK dealer for this wonderful new high-end headphone system! The Sonoma Acoustics M1 is the world’s first headphone to use a High-Precision Electrostatic Laminate Transducer (HPEL). The team responsible for creating the worlds first DSD recording and editing system have now conceived the stunning Sonoma M1. Using a class […]

The Falcon Acoustics original BBC licence LS3/5A coming soon to Criterion Audio!

Criterion Audio are proud to announce that we have been selected as the exclusive dealer in the Cambridgeshire area for the legendary BBC Licence LS3/5A loudspeaker that has been handmade to the exact specifications as the original loudspeaker from 1976 by Falcon Acoustics. This exceptional mini monitor has improved cabinet finishes, they are hand assembled […]

Classic Album Sunday’s present The Rolling Stones ‘Exile On Main St’

Celebrating it’s 45th anniversary The Rolling Stones ‘Exile on Main St.’ is our album of the month for June!  Criterion Audio will once again be providing a high-end system for another Classic Album Sunday’s event at Hidden Rooms Cambridge on the 4th of June.  A sprawling double album encompassing rock & roll, blues, soul, and […]

Criterion Audio and Classic Album Sundays present Radiohead ‘OK Computer’

As Radiohead’s OK Computer turns twenty in May, Classic Album Sundays have decided to celebrate with album listening sessions around the world. Criterion Audio will once again be providing another high-end audio system at Hidden Rooms Cambridge to play the vinyl version of this classic album on the 7th of May. Brimming with genuine emotion and […]

Criterion Audio and Classic Album Sunday’s present Lauryn Hill

The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill is an almost perfect album, lauded by many as the greatest album of the decade. It is a triumphant representation of the Afrocentric bohemianism once championed by Hill’s former multi-platinum group the Fugees with musical nods back to legendary figures such as Alice Coltrane and the always socially conscious Queen Latifah. Perhaps most […]

Criterion Audio appointed SME ‘Centre of Excellence’

“The very best of British hand-made audio engineering” For over 60 years SME Engineering have been producing some of the the finest vinyl playback systems, along with the legendary Series V tonearm (described by many as the finest pick-up arm in the world). For 2017, we’re proud to announce that we have been appointed one […]