Lyra and MIBS are EXTREMELY grateful to Robert Harley and the staff and writers at The Absolute Sound for selecting Delos, Etna Lambda, Atlas Lambda and Atlas Lambda SL as Editor’s Choice Award Winners! Click here to see Delos and here for Etna- and Atlas Lambda.
The best got better, says Michael Fremer: “sounds like an entirely new cartridge …” with "luxurious textural suppleness, sustain, timbral generosity, and midband warmth, while losing none of the speed, slam, and detail retrieval.”Read More →
Roy Gregory finds that Lyra Etna Lambda and Etna Lambda SL offer “… both the significant step up in performance that these cartridges represent over the previous models and their absolute quality. Make no mistake -- these are genuine flagship products.”Read More →
Michel Fremer thinks Jonathan Carr pulled a feat of magic, opining that "it sounds in some ways as though a tiny, low-noise, low-distortion, super-linear vacuum tube has been inserted into the already-great Atlas.”Read More →
Editor Alan Sircom is swept off his feet by Lyra’s Etna SL, which he says, “sets a standard against which all other top-end cartridges should be referenced.”Read More →
Jacob Heilbrun found the Atlas SL to be one of those rare transcendant components that imparts the feel of being “in the studio watching the performers.”Read More →
Editor: A longtyime admirer of Lyra’s ultra-performance cartrtidges, Fremer believes these two might be Lyra’s best yet.Read More →
Editor: Thank you, Michael Fremer and Stereophile, for a careful and insightful review. Seldom do we get the chance to read a review which so accurately describes what we hear in our own systems. Well done!Read More →