18 August 2021

Nordost Odin Gold

We are delighted to share with you the launch of Nordost’s new flagship product range, Odin Gold. You can read our press release here. Discover Odin Gold.

17 July 2021

Holidays

We are on holidays from Monday 19th to Friday 23rd July inclusive. No emails shall be answered and no phones shall be lifted either that week. Thank you!

16 July 2021

280D Streamer review by Darko Audio

Darko Audio take a look at why, with a fresh start, the MOON 280D Streamer would be right up there on their buying list. Many thanks guys for a detailed and comparative review! Read the review here.

8 April 2021

Welcoming Audiovector to Scotland!

We are delighted to now be the distributor of Audiovector in Scotland. Discover Audiovector Read about it on Stereonet!

4 March 2021

No less than a front page and a stunning review for the Avenger turntable

VPI’s Avenger makes the front page of the March 2021 edition of HiFi+. Read its review by Roy Gregory here: Reviews tab on this page.

20 February 2021

*NEW* Valhalla 2 Ethernet Cable

Music lovers will soon be able to fully incorporate digital music storage and streaming into their reference audio systems, while maintaining, and even improving upon, their musical performance. Nordost’s Valhalla 2 Ethernet Cable will be available to order in the UK from March! £2670 for 1m (add £350 per additional 1 meter) Read this information sheet […]

18 February 2021

MOON: Update with TIDAL

In an effort to protect users’ privacy, MOON have worked with TIDAL to enable decentralised authentication. This new procedure will require a one-time intervention on the part of the user to activate the TIDAL account logged into their MiND. Here is the procedure: Verify that your MiND module and MiND Controller app are up to date (MiND: 1.42 / MiND 2: 1.11 / app: 2.1.8). On entering your […]

16 February 2021

New review of Nordost’s QKORE products

Nordost’s Ground Units keep getting more and more praise! “When the time came for me to remove the Nordost QKORE grounding units from the system, I noticed the difference immediately… I felt my system lost just a bit of its edge and clarity.” – Marc Phillips, Part-Time Audiophile You can read Part-Time Audiophile’s review its […]

6 January 2021

We’re still open!

Our offices are available to help you, on the telephone and by email, Monday to Friday from 10am to 4pm. For technical support and specific questions, please email support@renaissanceaudio.co.uk We have just received large shipments from all our brands so Renaissance will be available to supply you without delay all your favourite HiFi products from MOON, […]

7 December 2020

MOON products to feature Apple AirPlay 2

MOON is delighted to announce that its performance MiND2 audio streaming products* are even more connected as they now feature Apple AirPlay 2. The new integrated streaming module effortlessly allows Apple users to play music from any iOS device and change music with Siri voice control. AirPlay 2 also adds multi-room playback to MOON’s premium […]

24 September 2020

The new Prime 21 is revealed!

VPI is set to revolutionise the world of Hi-Fi with its new turntable – the Prime 21.  The multi-award winning VPI Prime was the starting point for the development of the Prime 21. With a host of new improvements and added features, this new turntable promises an even better sonic performance and a user friendly experience. Find more about the new […]

17 September 2020

Some much deserved attention for Nordost Frey 2 cables on Audiophilia.com

In a glowing review, Anthony Kershaw of Audiophilia.com, spoke to the benefits that a Frey 2 loom brought to his sound system. In his article Anthony applauded Frey 2’s synergy and loved how the cables “got out of the way of the music”. “The Frey 2’s performance and general neutral and happy nature never disappointed. And […]

9 September 2020

5-star review for the VPI Prime Signature in The Ear

Read here Chris Kelly’s new review of the VPI Prime Signature. Apparently, the only thing to worry about is dust… So just make sure you keep yours in a dust-free environment!!

24 August 2020

Nordost in the news

Nordost’s re-engineered Tonearm Cable + recently received some attention from Hi-Fi Choice. Reviewer Neville Roberts gave the Heimdall 2 Tonearm Cable + a “Five Star” rating, praising the energetic and refined attributes that the new cable brought to the performance of his analog system. “The instrument focus and clarity are both excellent and the soundstage […]

22 June 2020

We’re moving back to Commercial Quay!

Dear friends, customers and colleagues As of today, Monday 22 June, we are delighted to announce that we are moving back to our offices at Commercial Quay! As the move is happening over the next couple of days, please forgive us if we take a little longer to respond to your requests. Our trading hours […]

1 June 2020

MOON MiND Users: Possible Qobuz service interruption notice – UPDATE

Qobuz service update following our previous notice (below): Please note that Qobuz recently corrected a problem due to certificate expiration on May 30, 2020. As such, you may have to reactivate your account in the MiND Controller app. Please ensure that your login information is correct before continuing since successive failed login attempts could lock […]

26 March 2020

New VPI Weisline Tonearm Cable by Nordost

Discover this new high performance tonearm cable here.

23 March 2020

Closure at Renaissance

23RD March 2020 Dear friends, customers and colleagues Monday 23rd March 2020 will see the temporary closure of all supply operations at Renaissance in Edinburgh – for the next wee while at least. Making this move has been a difficult decision but we feel strongly that it is our social responsibility to look after the […]

11 February 2020

MOON Defies Obsolescence

Durability and sustainability at the heart of MOON. Read more on positive-feedback.com A Creative Forum for the Audio Arts.  

16 January 2020

The Sound Advocate Review – Nordost White Lightning Cable Package

Nordost’s first review of 2020 focuses on the White Lightning cable range. In his review for The Sound Advocate, Howard Milstein was shocked at the “entry-level” status of these fantastic cables. Judging by the build quality and musicality, Howard dubbed them “the greatest buy in audio cables today!” Read the full review here: Nordost ‘LIEF’ White Lightning […]

23 January 2020

5-star review on the ear.net for the MOON 780D v2 and 700i v2

Read the full review here.

18 December 2019

New Products from Nordost

Find out about the new QSource DC cable PREMIUM and the Tonearm Cable + range.

17 October 2019

Read Alan Sircom’s review of the QPOINT and the QSOURCE

When the QPOINT Resonance Synchronizer and the QSOURCE Linear Power Supply were introduced to the public in Spring of this year, there was already a line of people waiting to get their hands on these innovative new products. The first in line was Alan Sircom. In his review, freshly published in Hi-Fi+, Alan describes his […]

16 October 2019

New Nordost Heimdall 2 tonearm cable review on Stereonet!

Read Jay Garrett’s review here!

14 October 2019

A sneaky preview of what you can expect at the UK HiFi Show Live 2019

Less than 2 weeks before the UK HiFi Show Live 2019! Click here for one of the show previews. After six years in Windsor, the UK’s longest-running premier high-end audio show moves to a new venue for 2019, offering an even greater range of beautifully-appointed spaces and event opportunities to showcase the world’s finest hi-fi. […]

10 October 2019

Urgent message to MOON MiND users – UPDATE

The situation regarding the MOON MiND Control App has now been rectified. If you have experienced any difficulties with your MOON MiND control app, please download version 2.1.1 from the app store. Once again, we are really sorry for any inconvenience.

3 October 2019

High Fidelity reviews the QPOINT Resonance Synchronizer

Some reviews stand above the rest. That is exactly the case with Wojciech Pacuta’s article on the QPOINT in this month’s edition of High Fidelity magazine. In his review, he says that the QPOINT may be “one of the most valuable improvements to [a] system”. In reading this piece, you’ll get a detailed description of […]

5 September 2019

Renaissance at the UK Hi-Fi Show Live at the Ascot Racecourse

After six years in Windsor, the UK’s longest-running premier high-end audio show moves to a new venue for 2019, offering an even greater range of beautifully-appointed spaces and event opportunities to showcase the world’s finest hi-fi.   We are delighted to announce that we will be at the Ascot Racecourse this October to showcase performance […]

6 August 2019

Nordost & MOON by Simaudio Event at Ceritech Audio

23-24 August 2019 Come and join the team at Ceritech Audio for a demonstration of the latest reference music streamer, the MOON 780Dv2 played through the truly awesome MOON 700iv2. The components will be power supplied and connected up with a full cable loom from the Nordost Norse Series and ground controlled using QKore technology. There […]

30 August 2019

Nordost In The News

Over the years, Nordost’s Valhalla 2 range has captured the attention and praise of reviewers from the most highly respected publications in their field. Now, six years after its release, audiophiles are still shocked at the improvements V2 brings to their systems. In the most recent HIFI CRITIC issue, reviewer Andrew Harrison shares the transformation […]

30 June 2019

Nordost Leif Series Blue Heaven Tonearm Cable Review

Check out this review on Stereonet, by Jay Garrett. Click here

30 May 2019

The new MOON 860A V2 power amplifier by Simaudio

Handcrafted in Canada, the 860A v2 is the long-awaited successor to the 860A and has been designed and refined to please the most demanding of music connoisseurs. Available from June 2019. Click here for more details.

29 April 2019

Award-winning rating for the HW-40 Anniversary Turntable

The HW-40 Anniversary Turntable from VPI just received a 10/10 rating from Paul Rigby! Read the full review here.

12 April 2019

Review of the MOON 110LP v.2

Fantastic review of the MOON 110LP v.2 on hifiandmusicsource.com. Link to the review

4 April 2019

Sound&Vision Best Gear of March

Check who is featuring in ‘Best Gear of March’ article, Sound&Vision… The MOON 390 of course! Link to the article

26 March 2019

5 star review from The Ear for the MOON 390 and 330A

“I think the Moon 390 and 330A represent the best fully featured amplification system I have heard at under £10,000, and calls into question why one would ever need to spend more. I have totally fallen in love with the sound, the functionality, the look and the quality of these Canadian beasts. Playing music has […]

29 December 2018

Nordost Product Reviews

For the past few years, Nordost has published their annual edition of “A Year in Reviews”. This yearly booklet is a great tool, ensuring that you always have the best Nordost product reviews on hand. In this edition, you will also find the awards that Nordost has earned throughout the year from notable publications in the industry.   Enjoy!!

15 February 2019

SuperFlatline – Roy Gregory Review

Nordost are happy to share a wonderful review of their newly released SuperFlatline Speaker Cable, recently published on TheAudioBeat.com.

17 December 2018

Award-winning rating from Paul Rigby for the VPI Prime Scout

Read the full review here.

15 December 2018

VPI’s HW-40 Direct Drive Turntable – Order it NOW!

Forty years ago, Harry Weisfeld founded VPI Industries with a goal of improving how we hear and play records. Today we can reveal the fruit of his labours in the form of the VPI HW-40 Direct Drive turntable. This zero cogging highly efficient turntable draws from the style of some of VPI’s and other historic turntable designs […]

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