Responses from aewarren

Vinyl Only
Ode To Billie Joe on Patricia Barber's Cafe Blue LP. Musical monotony, and skip-worthy.  
Listening Room
I solved that issue by moving my significant other.  
Favorite moment with music in your car.
Pre-8 Track days, I had a brand new '65 Comet Cyclone in which I installed an RCA car record player I ordered from a J C Whitney catalog. I added a pair of 6x9's on the rear shelf. The unit played a stack of 45's with an upside down tonearm, jukeb... 
How often, and how, do you clean your stylus?
I'm quite a bit older now but I still clean my stylus and sharpen my pencil as often as I can.   
Music first or sound first?
The sound of music.  
Picture Discs
Most picture discs are made of plastic, not vinyl. Colored vinyl is just that-colored vinyl.  
Magnepan 3.7i VS 2.7X
@jcadwell    Thanks for the response. I am not interested in the hassle of trying to integrate subs, so I may even go in a different direction altogether. Also, I see that Magnepan is tinkering with some new designs, so I might even just wait to s... 
Qualities Of An End-game System
Qualities of turning off the lights in the listening room: -Speakers disappear. -Room disappears. -Listener disappears, his mind is shut down/gone. -The listener doesn't know where any of the music came from, but it is all inside of him. Sex, ... 
Example of a piece o’ crap, useless review
I agree that this product deserves a better, more comprehensive review and a performance comparison with other TT's in its price range. The review was vague and bordered on a fluff piece, but each reviewer has his own style and ability. TAS has ha... 
Are You a Swifty?
How would you spend my next $5K?
Stay out of Best Buy stores and off audio forums with snarky repliers.  
Throw it out!
My interest in music is mostly in the jazz genre. I have often bought records that had music I did not fully appreciate and then pulled them out later to find my taste had either changed or matured to the point that I later found them enjoyable. T... 
Handling Heavy Amps
@ghdprentice My speakers have been known to move around the house at night, so I have to put them back in place the following morning. I hide my car keys under my pillow just in case they want to sneak out and go for a drive.  
You tube hifi influencers. Love them or hate them?
I attend one or two audio shows a year and trust my own ears.  
Anybody using the last record preservative
There's a guy on Youtube who uses WD-40 with similar results.