Direct Stream Digital Audio

Can you suggest a quality sound system starter kit for under $2000? $5000?

Can you suggest a quality sound system starter kit for under $2000? $5000?

Blue Coast Collection

More and more people want to get involved with DSD audio but don't know where to start.  What do you suggest to friends who have an interest in better quality sound but don't have the inclination to spend a lot of time or money setting it up?  Send us your best ideas and we'll post here!

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For a first purchase album, we suggest the original Blue Coast Collection -- The E.S.E. Sessions.  This group of 12 songs is available in SACD, CD and various formats for download.


This classic album by Blue Coast Records has been sold to more than 10,000 people worldwide who enjoy acoustic music and great sound.  Extended Sound Environment (E.S.E.) (a recording technique) was create for this album.  It is also available in surround sound on the SACD.

For those wanting to test their systems for the best format to purchase (for their system) Blue Coast Music offers a free downloadable song in multiple formats.