September 2019 Newsletter: Emily Barker House Concert. mYtunes! Kudos Titan Roadshow. We are delighted to welcome Emily Barker for a special house concert at brianandtrevors on Sunday October 6th, 3pm – 7pm. Emily Barker is an award-winning singer-songwriter, best known as the writer and performer of the theme to the BBC’s hugely successful crime drama Wallander starring Kenneth Branagh. Emily has released music as a solo artist and with various bands including The Red Clay Halo, Vena Portae and Applewood Road (with whom she released a remarkable album of original songs recorded live around a single microphone, dubbed “flawless” by The Sunday Times) and has written for film, including composing the soundtrack for Jake Gavin’s lauded debut feature Hector starring Peter Mullan and Keith Allen. Ticket price: £12 including VAT: Advance non-refundable payment by secure credit card link. Click here to book your seat and we will email you a secure WorldPay credit card link for payment. We will then email you confirming your payment and add you to the guest list. Seating is limited to the first 25 confirmed email bookings. Please arrive 2:45pm to take your seat. There will be an opportunity to meet and chat with Emily during the interval. Emily Barker is a captivating and accomplished performer, with an adept understanding of audiences that finds her equally at home touring with punk troubadour Frank Turner as she is with American multi-Grammy-winning musician Mary Chapin Carpenter. Most recently, Emily has released an album of collaborations with English folk legend Marry Waterson. A Window to Other Ways is out now on One Little Indian Records. Praise for Sweet Kind of Blue: “finally sets out her true claim for stardom” Q ★★★★ “the arrangements are exquisite and the clear love [Barker] has for this music brings its own integrity” The Times ★★★★ “the sweltering funk of Sunrise and the title track sound like lost Muscle Shoals gems” UNCUT 8/10 Mojo ★★★★ Express ★★★★ RnR ★★★★★ We are thrilled that Emily accepted our invitation to perform at our first house concert. Book your seat now for a fantastic Sunday afternoon on October 6th! Neil Kirby presents his mYtunes! on September 5th from 8pm. Neil Kirby presents his mYtunes! on September 5th from 8pm. Neil was inspired by attending our last mYtunes evening so decided to plunge through his vinyl collection and present us with his fourteen selections. Come along and listen to Neil’s personal mytunes tracks on September 5th, by registering here and we will email your confirmation. Curate and play your favourite 14 tracks at one of our mYtunes! playlist evenings. Listen to someone else’s personal curated favourites through one of our curated demonstration systems. mYtunes! evenings are designed for around a dozen guests to relax and enjoy around 3 hours of music with a break for further chat and refreshments. October mYtunes! On Thursday October 31st from 8pm we will be welcoming Richard Newton to select and present his mYtunes! playlist curated from an extensive audiophile collection of late 19th and early 20th century classical and opera recordings on vinyl and DSD. Register here to listen to Richard Newton’s mYtunes! Get involved as either a mYtunes! guest presenter or simply as a welcomed guest by registering your interest with us here. Kudos Titan Roadshow Kudos Titan Roadshow Another great Kudos Titan roadshow event at brianandtrevors on August 15th, showcasing the astonishing benefits going active can bring to your system. Thank you to everyone who joined us. Kudos Titan 505 Loudspeakers in a full Linn Active Exakt System at brianandtrevors Trevor with guests listening to Kudos Titan 505 Loudspeakers in the Linn Active Exakt System at brianandtrevors. Kudos Titan 808 Loudspeakers in a full Naim system with Snaxo Active Crossovers at brianandtrevors. Kudos Titan 808 Loudspeakers in a full Naim system with Snaxo Active Crossovers at brianandtrevors. Book your Kudos audition at brianandtrevors here Ex-Demonstration and Approved Used Ex-Demonstration and Approved Used We replenish our demonstration stock annually or sometimes even later, and which can be viewed here. We update this page as ex-dem becomes available and when we have approved-used to offer from our client trade-ins, so check our website from time to time. For items of interest, please get in touch for further details – but remember, even though the price may be right for the item, the item may not be right for you! We would rather discuss your needs so you can be sure you are making the right decision. Call or contact us here. Linn price increase from October 1st 2019 Linn price increase from October 1st 2019Typically 10% price increase across the range. Order with us before September 30th 2019 and avoid the price increase. Visit our website for our services and products. Contact us with any questions, or to make a demonstration appointment.