In 2010 Silbatone started the tradition of bringing glorious vintage Western Electric sound to the High End fair in Munich. Each year they are bringing a more exciting, more exotic and more vintage set up and repeat to amaze and dazzle the visitors and stirr up the scene.
This year they brought a set up with the WE15A horns.
The horns were driven with WE555 field coil drivers.
Supported by a field coil tweeter, coupled with a cap which is just hanging at the cable:
Some views from different angles:
Note the Kraftwerk LP on the left. This was played a lot. A long with all kinds of music from classical to Black Sabbath which caused a lot of grey haired guys to show their head banging skills.
One of the sources was this uniquely designed turntable from Thomas Schick:
A huge sub with EV30 and Altec 515Bs, designed by JC Morrison supported the horns in the low frequency department:
Joe Roberts (right), Holger Barske (middle) and Thomas Schick (left)
After the show we ended the day with a get together in one of the most beautiful beer gardens in Munich.