The Occasional Podcast | Buyers Guide 2024

The Occasional Podcast: Now on iTunes!

If you have visited the website over the weekend (also now available at the address you will have no doubt noticed our huge update to the Buyers Guide for 2024. Filled with all the recommendations and favorite products from the year,  it is our compendium of all the speakers, amps, wire, accessories and more for everything HiFi. This week on our audiophile-oriented The Occasional Podcast, we are once again joined by our full-time part-timer Editor-in-Chief Marc Phillips to discuss all the updates, budget breakthroughs, and highest performers for the upcoming year.

The Occasional Podcast has launched into its 9th season with an interview with speaker designer John Devore and our educational series starting with Crossovers With Andrew Jones Top 3 Things You Need To Know About Streaming Audio5 things to consider when buying a tube amplifier and How To Reduce Noise and Hum In Your System, and our interview with Steve Guttenberg and Herb Reichert from earlier this season. You can check out our live recording from Capital Audiofest 2023 just last month as well.

We also posted our second edition of our take on Halloween specials, based around the true life crime of the terrifying HiFi Murders in Ogden UT from 1974. We also have What’s Hot In Headphones For The Upcoming Holiday Season. Plus updates from Editor-in-Chief Marc Phillips travels abroad in a series we like to call Marc Phillips…On the Road.

You can stream the latest episode on our Buyers Guide 2024 direct from the embed below or subscribe to The Occasional Podcast on your favorite podcast platform including iTunesAndroidGoogle, Deezer, SpotifyiHeartRadio and more.

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Brian Hunter is the host of The Occasional Podcast by Part-Time Audiophile and the founder of