Q&A – David Brook
This is the page where folks involved with hi-fi tell you all their secrets, often inadvertently, by answering a few choice questionsâ€¦
Name & job: David Brook, M.D
Company: Mains Cables R Us (MCRU)
Your home hi-fi system:
Garrard 401 | NWA Bearing | Custom Slate Plinth | The Wand Tonearm | Ortofon Kontrapunkt B Cart.| LDA Tube Phono Stage | MCRU Music Server | LDA VDt1 DSD DAC | Canor EL-134 Tube Amp | Isotek Sigmas | Snell Type K Speakers | Tellurium Q Cabling
Your money-no-object system if you won the lottery, if required:
Too much choice at the high end to possibly say so would buy the lot!
Your money-no-object car if you won the lottery, if required:
Your five Desert island discs:
1. Jennifer Warnes â€śThe Wellâ€ť
2. Boyz II Men â€śGreatest Hitsâ€ť
3. Bobby Womack â€śThe Bravest Man In The Universeâ€ť
4. Kraftwerk â€ť Greatest Hitsâ€ť mainly because I could not take all their CDâ€™s with me!
5. Kate Bush â€ś50 Words for Snowâ€ť
How did you get into this industry?:
Needed a mains extension block for my av system many years ago. I purchased one from ebay and when it arrived I looked at it and thought to myself, I can make this for much less money!
What would you do if you did not have your current job?
I run a business designing and selling engineering plastics and industrial seals as well as MCRU!
What do you expect will be the industryâ€™s next â€śbig thingâ€ť?
DSD as I have it already and itâ€™s fantastic played on the right bit of kit!
Is there anything else you would like to say?
Malcolm Steward rocks!