It's good to know that Clearer Audio can terminate its Copperline Alpha One interconnects with XLR or DIN plugs as well as the RCAs we've tested.
They provide a warm and nicely rounded listen, certainly, but this audio comfort is at the expense of detail (which is sparse) and insight (which is cursory).
As a result, intricate recordings like Ali Farka Toure's Ai Du are relatively short of tension and nuance. You can do better.
More after the break