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AV Rant #273: Interview with PJ Pesce

For this special episode of AV Rant, Tom welcomes Clint DeBoer, Editor in Chief of Audioholics and PJ Pesce. PJ is a writer, director, musician and more. He’s worked on tons of stuff over the years (check out his IMDB here) and has great insight into the…

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AV Rant #272: Badmouthing the Brits

Welcome to the last podcast where at least one of the core AV Rant members will be standing in the states. Yes, we’re fleeing like rats off a sinking ship. Liz is off to London this weekend and is sort of stressed. Tom steps up and basically talks the whole…

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AV Rant #271: Slow Clap for Sony

Welcome Liz back. We’ve got a couple of things on the horizon including a potential interview with a film director and a guest spot for Tom on another podcast. This week, lots of listener questions/comments from Jason, Grant, Alex, and John. Whitney…

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AV Rant #270: Shopping for Speakers

Liz is off across the pond doing moving things so Rob H. steps in on short notice. They talk a bunch about streaming and piracy. Specifically about this article at Forbes which makes a lot of good points. Amazon Prime streaming is on the way as is a new…

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AV Rant #269: CADS

A few disclaimers: We make up (co-opt really) a new curse word. Liz and Tom, for a time, mistake Neil Young for Neil Simon. Whoops. This week in Netflix? WB acts like a bunch of…well, CADS. Tom thinks you can take the conversation in this article and pretty…

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AV Rant #268: Shoutlin Monk

Liz has a big announcement that she starts the podcast with. It’s a doosy and may mean big changes for AV Rant. Stay tuned to future episodes for further details. Tom answers questions from Jason, Jonathan, and Andrew this week. Did you know AOL is still…

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AV Rant #267: Griffin

Tom is back! You may rejoice or curse at your discretion. If you didn’t notice the SOPA message on the website, we went black for a day (and again next week). Liz has some thoughts on Spotify and Rdio. Audyssey is branching out and Tom doesn’t like…

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AVRant #266: Honey Ryder

Second podcast of 2012 and we’re already innuendo-ing. Is that a word? Anyway, in today’s podcast, Rob H. is back on the air and as prolific as ever with a soup-to-nuts on soundproofing your room so your neighbors still like you when you up the…

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AV Rant #265: First!

Today’s the first podcast of the new year, Tom is still on vacation and Rob is here filling in. We’re talking about some sad news to start off the new year.  Kodak might be filing for bankruptcy, Berkline went out of…

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AV Rant #264: Holiday Hangover

Tom is still on vacation this week, and Liz has a bit of the post-holiday blues. Picking up the slack this week is loyal listener Will, bringing in the updates for your favorite set top boxes/roll-your-own software: XBMC, Boxee, Plex and Roku all announced…

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AV Rant #263: Boobies

Tom is on vacation in Thailand this week, so please welcome guest host Clint DeBoer of Audioholics.com. This week we ramble a bit about movies (LotR, the Hobbit, Great Gatsby in 3D) and Liz commits a mortal nerd sin and confuses Lord of the Rings…

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AV Rant #262: Way Off Topic

Content is thin in the weeks leading up to CES, but Tom and Liz are up to the challenge. The  iNuke Boom definitely made us say “Wow” (and some other things as well).  Ultraviolet is still not living…

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AV Rant #261: YMMV TL;DR

Were you wondering if Liz was the perfect woman? She makes her case on this week’s podcast. Tom has a few things to say about subs (most importantly, Audioholics.com is giving one away). Would you rent a toy for your kids? Tom got a tweet from…

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AV Rant #260: Vicodin Makes Her Slur

Liz had a bit of an accident this week and is pushing through the pain to get this out to you in a timely manner. This week Tom has more to say about NAD (Liz says he’s feeding the trolls), Google Music, and Steam. Tom and Liz discuss a new AV Rant…

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AV Rant #259: Audiophile Demos

Hope everyone had a great Thanksgiving. If you live in Perth or (probably) in Australia, you shouldn’t listen past the closing music. You’ve been warned. This week Liz and Tom tackle Google Music, audiophile demos, and Vudo-to-go. Liz has some…

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