The Internet has given consumers the ability to view a significant amount of equipment and price ranges via a computer or smart phone. This wealth of information does provide the availability for stereo equipment but not the ability to test or hear. Often, the selection of equipment is based on the “buzz” rather than the physical experience.
There is tight and nice lower bass that adds to the bass excitement. The mids are lush and transparent. The highs are extended without being etchy. There is nice air around the instruments. This is a warm sounding tube amp without any tube veiling.
JoLida made its name with what used to be called "popular priced" tubed electronics that offered exceptional value-for-dollar.