The P7 is a better sounding Pre than the P5, and in my mind, so is the ZPre.
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Find a used Classe' Sigma SSP. The onboard Dac is way better than the Node. However, you can listen both ways, in XLR Bypass the Nodes dac would be used, with digital Bypass off the Classe's Dac would be used. Far superior to the node. You can find a used unit 2-3K. Its a steel! I would only use it in 2 channel. You can also run both subs from the Classe'.
I have very similar musical tastes and also use Parasound amplification (JC1's) with AQ cabling and have been really happy with my Levinson 326 preamp.
The rest of my system includes a Lumin streamer, Ayre QB-9 Twenty DAC, Aerial 10T's and a JL F112V2 sub.
I can listen all day with no fatigue and get excellent detail with outstanding bass performance. I've heard great things about the JC 2 preamp as well but no direct experience in my system.
If you wanted to venture into a tubed pre, I would look at the VTL options. I was very impressed with the 6.5II.
I don't know why you say tyour Triton Refs are bright as they are anything but. I also had them paired with a Rogue RP5 preamp, and Audible Illusions Modulus 3B preamp, a Conrad Johnson MF2550 amp and an Odyssey Stratos Extreme amp. None of them gave me a bright sound. I would play around with room acoustics first before spending more on electronics. You should not have any problems with bass response. Adjust the control on the back of the speaker. I have mine set at 10 O clock and the bass is very deep, defined and not boomy.