I found the Manley Chinook to have that full-bodied tube sound that you’re looking for.
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You can't go wrong with any of the usual suspects. Herron,Manley,Zesto,Rogue...
I haven't tried the Rogue, but the 3 others. All have more in common than being different to my ears, so budget would probably be the most important factor. All will make whatever cart used, perform their best.
I'd look at something used, for the best value. I see the Manley come up often. Get one for half or near MSRP.
I have been living with my Vinyl Reference for about 3 weeks now and it is really a fine phonostage. I felt I gambled a bit as I did not know much about the company and the product but mow after learning about Kevins background and history in designing audio products I believe I not only made the right decision but got a steal. I haven't listened to digital n a month lol