1 August 2022

** Special Offer ** MOON ACE / Voice 22 ** Special Offer **

We are delighted to extend the MOON ACE / Voice 22 offer until the 30th of September! The award-winning MOON ACE all-in-one music system is the ideal match for a pair of Voice 22s as they combine to bring the very best out of each other. So take the guesswork out of buying a complete […]

23 July 2022

New review of Nordost QNET in Hi-Fi+

As Alan Sircom puts it in his latest review of the QNET: “Thanks to Nordost’s QNET, network audio just took a leap forward in listenability. It makes your streamed music sound more like music and it’s only when you realise just how far from that goal we usually are with networked audio that you begin […]

4 July 2022

New review of the VPI Weisline tonearm cable by Nordost on Audiograde

As Andrew Simpson says, this cable is ideal not just for VPI owners, but for anyone with a premium turntable “that has the option to fit an external tonearm cable and crave a more transparent sound.” Read the full review here.

13 June 2022

The UK Hi-Fi Show Live – See you there!

Date for your diaries: 10-11 September Come and see us at the UK Hi-Fi Show Live at Ascot! https://hifishowlive.com Lots more details nearer the time…

19 May 2022

Unveiling of Audiovector’s new QR 7 loudspeaker in Munich

AUDIOVECTOR PUTS THE FUN BACK INTO MUSIC! Audiovector today unveiled its QR 7 loudspeaker at the High End Show in Munich. The QR 7 is the new flagship of the QR series and is designed to put the fun back into playing music. Its big and vibrant sound will transport you to the concert hall […]

11 May 2022

A Stereonet Applause Award for the MOON 250i integrated amplifier

“No-frills and plenty of skills”. That’s Jay Garrett’s verdict on this Canadian entry-level integrated amplifier… Click here to read the full review!  

11 May 2022

Review of Nordost’s flagship tonearm cable in Hi-Fi+

Alan Sircom’s review of Nordost’s newest Supreme Reference cable, the Odin 2 Tonearm Cable + is here and he was quite clear in his opinion when he wrote, “this is the best damn cable to hook a turntable to a phono stage. Ever”.   Throughout his time auditioning this stellar tonearm lead, Alan was taken […]

5 May 2022

The new MOON Voice 22 – Taking the guesswork out of buying loudspeakers

MOON now has its own voice!  The Canadian high-end audio manufacturer has used its audio design experience, premium materials and industry-leading technology to create the Voice 22. MOON customers no longer need to guess which pair of loudspeakers to buy when they are looking for the perfect match for their system – they can now […]

29 April 2022

Renaissance appointed as Audiovector’s exclusive UK distributor

In this picture, at the Audiovector factory, from left to right: Martin Dunhoff (Audiovector Sales Director), John Carroll (MD of Renaissance) and Mads Klifoth (Audiovector CEO). !! STOP PRESS !! From 1st June 2022, Danish loudspeaker manufacturer Audiovector joins MOON, VPI and Nordost in the Renaissance portfolio of award-winning brands. Following an extremely successful first year […]

27 April 2022

Come and meet the new member of the Audiovector family in Munich!

Audiovector will be at the High End Audio show in Munich 2022, 19-22 May and they are using this opportunity to launch a new and very exciting product! So if you’re planning a visit to Munich this year, make sure you visit the Audiovector room located in Atrium 4.2, room F203. The HIGH END, the internationally renowned audio exhibition, is the undisputed […]

20 April 2022

VPI Pink Player Winner!

That’s it, we have now closed our fundraising campaign for the World Association of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts having raised a whopping £1,512, thus beating our target! A huge THANK YOU to all of you who have generously donated to this great charity. And now, the moment you’ve all been waiting for! We can […]

18 April 2022

High End Munich 2022 – See you there!

The High End Munich is the leading international audio show. It has been providing ideas and impetus for producers, sellers and consumers of high-quality consumer electronics for four decades.

After two years out, the show is coming back to Munich, from the 19th to the 22nd of May and of course, Renaissance and its partners will be there… Find out exactly where here!

14 April 2022

Nordost AC Sort Kones Review

After receiving Nordost’s three Sort Kone models (AC, BC, and TC), Kermit Heartsong of AudioKey Reviews decided that they were all so impressive that each one merited its own article! The first in this series of reviews is a fervent testimonial of the impact of Nordost AC Sort Kones. In it, Heartsong insists that the […]

6 April 2022

Great new review on Nordost’s QPOINT

Check out this great new review on Nordost’s QPOINT from Marshall Nack in the US Publication, ‘Positive Feedback’ –  Marshall really captures the virtues of the QPoint in his lucid review. Read the review here.  

8 March 2022

International Women’s Day Fundraising Appeal

To celebrate this year’s International Women’s Day and all the wonderful women with whom we work, from Denmark to the USA, Canada, and at home, we ask our business partners, friends and families, and also Hi-Fi retailers, reviewers, journalists and manufacturers to help us raise money for the World Association of Girl Guides & Girl Scouts. WAGGS is the largest international youth […]

4 March 2022

Yet another award for the MOON 340i!

The MOON 340i D3PX (that’s with the DAC and a phono stage factory fitted) has received a Best Buy award from The Ear! You can read the full review here.

22 February 2022

HiFi Choice Blue Heaven RCA Interconnect Review

Please find here the official review reprint and Awards logo for Nordost’s Blue Heaven RCA interconnect review from the March issue of HiFi Choice.

23 February 2022

MOON products now feature TIDAL Connect

MOON is pleased to announce that its current streaming products* now feature TIDAL Connect. The addition of TIDAL Connect, together with the recent introductions of Spotify Connect and AirPlay 2, ensures MOON’s streaming products are at the forefront of audio connectivity. TIDAL Connect is quick and simple to use – select the TIDAL app, choose […]

20 February 2022

MOON products starring in Bel Air

Remember the Fresh Prince of Bel-Air sitcom from the 90s starring a young Will Smith, sent from Philadelphia to move in with his wealthy Uncle Phil’s Bel-Air mansion? In 2022, Will Smith is now the producer of Bel-Air, a full-on drama bringing up topics from climate change to politics. And why are we so interested? […]

1 February 2022

Great new review on Nordost’ QSource

Read this great new review on the QSource – the first review that evaluates it just as a power supply, not in conjunction with the QPoints. Nordost QSOURCE Linear Power Supply – Positive Feedback (positive-feedback.com)  

14 January 2022

The MOON 110LP v2 is one of What Hi-Fi’s Best phono preamps 2022

The MOON 110LP v2 has done it again! Number 5 in What Hi-Fi’s selection of the Best phono preamps 2022. Click here for more details.

11 January 2022

Happy new year!

It’s a New Year…maybe it’s time to get your system some new audio cables! Wishing everyone a healthy and happy new year, filled with music!

20 December 2021

Audiograde’s Best of 2021

Congratulations to the MOON 340i X and VPI’s Scout 21 for making Audiograde’s Editor’s Pick AND Best of 2021 winner!

23 December 2021

Merry Christmas!

Renaissance will be closing at 4pm on Friday 24th December and will reopen on Wednesday 5th January 2022 at 10am. We wish you a lovely Christmas and our best wishes for 2022!

22 December 2021

Reviews and Awards for 2021

2021 has been a busy and successful year for all of our manufacturers! Please scroll down for a list of the glowing reviews and awards MOON, VPI, Nordost and Audiovector have received. MOON BY SIMAUDIO   What Hi-Fi  2021 award winner: https://www.whathifi.com/reviews/moon-110lp-v2 https://www.whathifi.com/reviews/moon-680d   The Ear www.the-ear.net/review-hardware/moon-680d-dacstreamer   Hi-Fi News Simaudio MOON 280D MiND 2 […]

24 November 2021

MOON opens new communications studio

The new MOON Studio has been designed to allow the MOON team to deliver industry-leading communications to its customers and partners across the globe. Equipped with the very latest premium pro recording equipment, the facility will allow people and products to be seen and heard in brilliant audio-visual detail. As the traditional culture of face-to-face […]

23 November 2021

Nordost Blue Heaven Tonearm Cable + Review

An Applause Award from Jay Garrett of Stereonet for the Nordost Blue Heaven Tonearm Cable +! Click here to read the review.

10 November 2021

VPI Prime 21+ in Hi-Fi News’ Ultimate Hi-Fi 2021

“… the Prime 21+ is a magnificent-sounding turntable package. It brings out the best from less-than-perfect recordings while ensuring your well-produced LPs will shine”.

5 November 2021

Nordost Blue Heaven RCA Interconnect Cable Review in StereoNET

Fabulous review of the Blue Heaven RCA Interconnect Cable! Reviewer Neville Roberts concludes: “The Blue Heaven certainly lives up to its manufacturer’s claims of offering accurate signal transfer at a relatively affordable price. Certainly, the improvement garnered over only slightly less expensive interconnects I’ve heard was quite something – with especially impressive detail and sound staging. […]

21 October 2021

Valhalla 2 Ethernet Cable Review in Hi-Fi+

Not only does this in-depth review explore the construction of Nordost’s Reference Ethernet cable, it speaks to the audible differences that cable lengths make! For reviewer Andrew Harrison, of Hi-Fi+, the V2 Ethernet Cable transformed his system, allowing him to experience tighter, more controlled bass, improved top-end detail, lower noise floor, and a more natural performance […]

10 October 2021

MOON 280D Streaming DAC Review on StereoNET

“From its very opening gambit, the MOON 280D states its raison d’être with no fuss or fanfare. This Canadian streaming DAC has a job to do, and it does it very well. It might be low on fripperies such as headphone stages, preamps and fancy displays but, once you have it in your system, you […]

1 October 2021

Valhalla 2 range review on Audiophilia.com

Fabulous review published this month on Audiophilia.com of Nordost’s Valhalla 2 range. Anthony Kershaw was so impressed with the range he dubbed it one of Audiophilia’s Star Components! You can read the full review here.

29 September 2021

5 stars on The Ear.net for the VPI Prime 21+

A new 5-star review for the VPI Prime 21+, by Chris Kelley on The Ear.net: VPI Prime 21+ Review

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 […]

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