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52nd Grammy Nominations on SA-CD
December 15, 2009
The GRAMMY Foundation was established in 1989 to cultivate the understanding, appreciation and advancement of the contribution of recorded music to American culture. The following SA-CDs were included in the nominations for the 52nd Awards: Best Surround Sound ... more
Multi Grammy winning team establish HD surround sound production centre of excellence
February 19, 2009
The Grammy Awards have for several years recognised the rapidly emerging field of surround sound music recording, and also the extraordinary creativity required to construct these three dimensional recordings. At this month’s 51st Grammy Awards presentation, the Grammy Award for Best Surround Sound Album went to the team that produced the Telarc ... more
SONY BMG Masterworks and Zenph Studios release Glenn Gould's Goldberg Variations (1955)
March 20, 2007
SONY BMG Masterworks and Zenph Studios announce the release of a breakthrough in the history of recorded music. Zenph’s re-performance of pianist Glenn Gould’s renowned 1955 rendition of the Bach Goldberg Variations lets listeners hear this celebrated work like never before and provides for a sonic rediscovery of an iconic recording. The Goldberg ... more
Genesis announce plans to re-issue 14 titles on SA-CD
November 7, 2006
Genesis have sold over 130 million albums, it is one of a small elite of British bands who have achieved global success and sustained it over four decades. Genesis was formed in 1966 by Tony Banks, Peter Gabriel, Mike Rutherford and Anthony Phillips, while still at school, but its most successful incarnation was the late 70's early 80's line-up of ... more
Super Audio CD Software Production Moves Into Network Age
May 19, 2006
AES, Paris, 20 May 2006 – Illustrating its strong on-going support for Super Audio CD, Sony has announced the introduction of a major new cutting master format which will simplify and speed up the production of Super Audio CDs, as well as significantly decreasing costs associated with the mastering process. Sony and Philips engineers have developed ... more
Mute releases major Depeche Mode SA-CD Series
March 31, 2006
London-based Mute Records has announced the re-release of three landmark Depeche Mode albums on Super Audio CD and DVD-Video. Speak and Spell, Music for the Masses, and Violator are released on April 3rd and all the remaining catalogue will be released on SA-CD later this year. According to Mute’s Head of Catalogue, David Rowntree, these album ... more
Marantz SA7001 and SA7001KI players out in Europe
February 27, 2006
Marantz has introduced two new players that provide an affordable way for listeners to hear the benefits of SA-CD. The SA7001 and SA7001KI are based on technology used in its flagship SA-11 and SA-15 models, but at a significantly cut down price. The SA7001 incorporates numerous sound enhancing features including all digital, analogue and control ... more
SonyBMG plan year of classical releases on SA-CD
January 25, 2006
Hot on the heels of SonyBMG’s release of John Legend, Duran Duran, John Mayer and Switchfoot on Super Audio CD, the record company has announced three new classical Super Audio CD titles slated for January release on its Sony Classical label. Building on a series of highly successful SA-CD releases, such as its Living Stereo set, this new ... more
Jeff Wayne's Musical Version of The War of The Worlds set for June release
May 10, 2005
SonyBMG are set to re-release the award-winning Jeff Wayne’s Musical Version of The War of The Worlds in June. The highly anticipated classic album will now be available in two formats, the original double album and a definitive 7-disc collector’s edition package which are both re-issued on double hybrid SA-CD with 5.1 surround sound and stereo ... more
Super Audio CD Version of Genius Loves Company Wins Best Surround Sound Album Grammy
February 17, 2005
17 February 2005, Los Angeles - Last Sunday, the 47th Annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles, posthumously recognised the creative talent of Ray Charles on his 250th and last album Ray Charles: Genius Loves Company. This inspirational album, which was released on Super Audio CD and CD by Concord Records, won a total of eight Grammy awards, including ... more

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