There's a nice piece about the series in the current (July 2005) issue of Stereophile magazine, by Robert Baird. Not sure if you can read the piece on-line, but look out for the magazine. It has a fine-looking speaker on the cover.
Samplers are being sent out as we speak, so if you asked for one you should be receiving it soon.
Jim Fusilli will be reading from his Pet Sounds book in Red Hook, Brooklyn on the afternoon of Sunday July 10th. More details to follow shortly.
The second instalment of Joe Pernice's riotously successful Cribs series is now ready for your viewing pleasure, should you be interested.