10% off Linn this summer

5th July 2018

Yep, 10% off any* new Linn product or system when you trade in an old one. The traditional Linn summer promo is here. Celebrating 45 years of production for the Scottish Hi-fi pioneers, this year’s promotion is across the board – receive a 10% discount from retail on any new Klimax, Akurate, Majik, Series 5 […]

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New Sonos Beam

18th June 2018

We all know audio from TVs, even the all-singing, all-dancing ultra HD 4k new ones, has its limitations, but sometimes a standard Playbar or centre speaker is just too big. Step up Sonos Beam, the new, petite TV soundbar from Sonos. As with all Sonos, it’s not just a speaker. As well as improving your […]

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New from MOON: 390 streaming pre-amp and MiND2 app

25th May 2018

Watch out for two sizzling new releases from MOON by SimAudio this summer. MOON 390 is kind of hard to classify. It’s a new kind of integrated product – all-in-one streaming DAC, pre-amplifier, network player, phono stage and much more! The MOON 390 offers a complete high-end listening solution. Featuring a DAC, pre-amplifier, headphone amplifier, […]

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Complimentary Sonos or Chord with Linn Katalyst upgrade

18th May 2018

An exclusive Loud & Clear offer for our Linn Akurate and Linn Akudorik/Akubarik customers, as well as Klimax DS/DSM and Klimax Exakt loudspeaker owners. From Saturday 19th May until Saturday 30th June get more than you bargained for when you upgrade your Linn product to their latest Katalyst DAC architecture. Your choice: a FREE Sonos […]

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Hello Hegel

4th May 2018

And a very warm welcome to our newest member of the Loud & Clear family – Hegel. Hegel’s story began back in 1988 in Trondheim, Norway, when Bent Holter – then student at the Technical University in Trondheim (NTNU), now Hegel founder and owner – undertook his thesis on the original design of the amplifier […]

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Six months FREE music on TIDAL from Naim

19th March 2018

If you’re looking for a simple and stylish yet high quality one-box music system, Naim Audio’s Mu-so and Mu-so Qb certainly fit the bill. Throw in six months of free music with a TIDAL subscription and you really are on to a winner. From now until 16th April 2018, Naim are giving away a six […]

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KEF LS50 Wireless speakers

19th March 2018

KEF’s LS50 Wireless loudspeakers have arrived in Glasgow and ooo, they are the lovely. Available in three striking finishes – titanium grey/red; high gloss black/blue; and high gloss white/copper – the LS50 is a complete and fully active music system designed for modern high resolution music enjoyment, delivering the level of sound quality formerly only […]

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Katalyst Upgrade for Akurate out now

19th March 2018

Linn’s Katalyst DAC architecture revolutionised the performance of the reference Klimax DS streamer when it was launched in late 2016. Since then, that performance leap has been introduced to Klimax 350, Akubarik and Akudorik loudspeakers. Now it’s the turn of Akurate. Linn owners can upgrade Akurate DSM, Akurate DS and Akurate Exaktbox to Katalyst DAC […]

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Linn Sondek LP12 at 45 years old – the birthday upgrades!

5th February 2018

At 45 years, the Linn Sondek LP12 is older than most of us here at Loud & Clear 😉 and is celebrating in style with a some sensational birthday upgrades. New Lingo power supply. Neater. Smaller. Smarter; it makes your system sing like never before. Cutting-edge technology delivers more consistent, more accurate spin speeds for a better […]

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Two is better than one

26th January 2018

Starting today, 26th January, we are offering a special bundle package of two Sonos Ones for £349, saving £49. Sonos One: voice controlled smart speaker with Amazon Alexa built in delivers great multi-room sound, easy to use voice control and the widest selection of supported music and audio content services available anywhere. With Sonos One […]

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Merry Christmas from Loud & Clear!

22nd December 2017

Welcome to our Twelve Days of Christmas; twelve special treats for music lovers; twelve of our favourite things. You may well have seen these on emails and social media but for any you missed, here’s the final countdown of our 12 Christmas Treats: 12. A Chord Ethernet Cable Controversial? Good. Because we need your attention, […]

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Christmas Opening Hours

14th December 2017

Less than 2 weeks to go ’til the big day so we thought we’d let you know our opening times this Christmas: Saturday 23rd December – 10am – 5pm Sunday 24th December – Closed Monday 25th December – Closed Tuesday 26th December – Closed Wednesday 27th December – Closed Thursday 28th December – 10am – […]

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Naim Price Increase 1st January 2018

5th December 2017

If you’re thinking of asking Santa for some Naim Audio equipment this Christmas, make sure you write your letter early😉. Naim has announced it’s annual price increase will take effect from 1st January 2018, with an average 4% increase across the range. Any product ordered up to and including Saturday 30th December will be honoured at […]

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A Christmas cracker from Linn

4th December 2017

Christmas in Waterfoot clearly comes early. Linn HQ have today announced a rather special early Christmas gift: Buy a Klimax DS or DSM and receive a complimentary Majik DSM Buy an Akurate DS or DSM and receive a complimentary Sekrit DSM So an additional room of Linn DS audio for your home over the festive […]

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What Hi-Fi? – Best 29 Products of 2017

17th November 2017

Following the announcement a few weeks ago of the 104 award winners for 2017, excitement surrounding this week’s  revelation of the What Hi-Fi? Best Products of 2017 had reached fever-pitch. Well, the waiting is over. Here they are: What Hi-Fi? Best 29 Products of 2017 Well deserved awards for lots of our favourites on demonstration […]

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Shop Closure Day – Tuesday 7th November

31st October 2017

Inspired by the sparkling new premises of our sister store, Loud & Clear Edinburgh, the Glasgow shop will be closing the doors for a few days this weekend for a good old-fashioned clear-out. Success is lovely, but it has made us grow in every direction… and not always tidily. So we need to free up […]

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Rega Planar 6 and Ania MC – a perfect pairing

15th September 2017

“a wonderfully refined, articulate and precise turntable that’s lovely to listen to” What Hi-fi’s verdict on this delightful pairing from Rega Research, UK manufacturer of some of the best turntables we know. Planar 6 was launched to universal accolades last month, a turntable of such high quality engineering, it really deserves to be paired with […]

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FREE KEF M400 headphones worth £130

15th September 2017

Until 31st January 2018, purchase a pair of KEF speakers and receive a free pair of KEF M400 hi-fi headphones worth £130* Available only from KEF authorised retailers (like us, for example!), this offer applies to all hi-fi speakers and home theatre packages including E Series and T Series systems, the KEF LS50s, the 5* […]

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Naim Muso cashback offer

14th September 2017

Naim Audio likes to give something back. So, perhaps to celebrate the success of the new Uniti range, is offering it’s customers money back in their pockets for purchasing one of Naim’s wireless lifestyle Mu-so systems. This one is as straightforward as it gets: – Buy a Mu-so before 2nd October 2017 and receive £75 […]

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Geek Like Me – Loud & Clear’s weekly guides on how to enjoy your music more.

8th September 2017

Episode III:  WiFi Woes and Wonders

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Geek Like Me – Loud & Clear’s weekly guides on how to enjoy your music more.

1st September 2017

Episode II:  Beats and PCs – the pursuit of perfect digital music.

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Geek Like Me – Loud & Clear’s weekly guides on how to enjoy your music more.

25th August 2017

Episode I:  Music on the move – streaming in your car    

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New from MOON – 240i integrated amplifier

10th August 2017

We’ve just taken delivery of Moon’s brand new ‘entry-level’ integrated amplifier and wow, it is devastating! The 240i has everything you could need from an integrated amplifier. And it sounds terrific. 3 line-level inputs, including a moving magnet phono and 5 digital inputs covering DSD64/128/256 and PCM 32-bit/384kHz via USB. It also boasts a front-panel mini-jack input […]

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Uniti by Naim – now shipping!

24th July 2017

Today’s the day! After months of extended licensing, testing and approval challenges, Naim Audio are finally in a position to ship the long awaited and much anticipated Uniti by Naim range, starting today with the Atom. Uniti Atom is a beautiful, compact multi-source music player that will seduce you with its amazing sound quality and […]

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Rega Planar 6 – UK Hi-fi’s worst kept secret unveiled

18th July 2017

First we had 2016’s revamped Planar 3, quickly followed by Planar 2 and Planar 1, so much anticipation surrounded the next new Rega turntable last year. They’ve made us wait for it but now at last we can unveil the all new Rega Research Planar 6 and Neo PSU. Built around the hugely successful RP8 […]

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