Audio Video Revolution (AVRev.com) is one of the largest AV and Home Theater publications in the world. AVRev.com reviews top performance high-end audio and video equipment and the latest in HD disc formats such as HD DVD and Blu-ray, as well as audiophile music and news from the world of AV technology.
Current Staff of Writers
Bryan Southard is a longtime contributer to Audio Video Revolution based in California. Since 2000, he has authored many reviews for the publication including components from MartinLogan, Mark Levinson, Transparent Audio and Pass Labs as well as working for many years as the managing editor.
Matthew Evert is another California native that has written in-depth product reviews of brands such as Anthem, Aperion Audio, Marantz, PSB and Infinity.
Todd Whitesel is the former editor of Goldmine and Discoveries magazines and current contributing writer for Goldmine, Limewire and his own ClassicRockMusicBlog.com. Whitesel is also a long-time record and music collector and audio enthusiast with a passion for new and vintage equipment, great sound and sharing it with others.
Andre Marc is a native New Yorker that has worked as a system consultant in the high end audio industry and written for several online hobby publications. He currently resides in Southern California.
Tom Volotta is the owner of a media production company in San Francisco. Over the past 20 years, he's collaborated with a major consumer electronics manufacturer regarding product development and the creation of authoring tools for video hardware.
Thomas Spurlin works in the advertising industry in Atlanta, Georgia. Besides writing hardware reviews for AVRev, he's an avid film critic and media journalist for a variety of audio / video websites.
Todd Daugherty is a news writer and media producer living in Los Angeles. He has a background in high-end home theater components, specifically custom home installation projects. He covers hardware for AVRev and writes Blu-ray reviews.
Roger Coakes is a media specalist living in Los Angeles. As a retired home theater installer, Roger tackles high-end video equipment and home theater projectors.
Dick Ward is a consumer electronics writer in Detroit, Michigan. A regular at CES each year, Dick enjoys everything involving high definition technology and audio equipment. Dick is a regular contributor to our news feed as well as equipment reviews.
Daniel Hirshleifer is a hiring manager in Los Angeles as well as a freelance entertainment journalist. Beyond conducting regular celebrity interviews for Fox, he also covers major theatrical releases for AVRev.
Mike Flacy is the content manager for Audio Video Revolution living in west Los Angeles. Growing up on the east coast, he helped install custom home theaters after college. After spending three years teaching advanced audio / video production tools to students in South Carolina, he was hired at Internet Brands to manage content for AVRev.