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Non-Standard Christmas/Holiday Music I like, ..and yours?
THE NEW AMERICAN GUITAR ENSEMBLE - A Collection Of Favourite Christmas Carolshttps://www.discogs.com/The-New-American-Guitar-Ensemble-Lewis-Ross-A-Collection-Of-Favourite-Christ...https://youtu.be/OHDY4cL10OcCLASSICAL 96.3FM PRESENTS - the Classic... 
Non-Standard Christmas/Holiday Music I like, ..and yours?
Chemayne Micallef - Christmas Piano Ranked #7 in NY TIMES classical Xmas list https://www.allmusic.com/album/christmas-piano-mw0000782958The Priests - Noel ( check out cuts on YouTube) Celtic Woman Home For Christmas Live From Dublin ( DVD / Blur... 
Speaker cables Mid High end
I have friends with an all-Mark Levinson electronics system driving WILSON MAXX speakers, that are cabled with an all- TRANSPARENT AUDIO array.in a word ...  “ magical “ audio performance. 
With the Holidays, what are your favorite films for the season?.........
Scrooge (released as A Christmas Carol in the United States) is a 1951 British Christmas fantasy drama film and an adaptationof Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol (1843). It stars Alastair Sim as Ebenezer Scrooge, and was produced and directed by ... 
Speaker cables Mid High end
If you are indeed married to the KIMBER 8TC speaker cables, then I would stick with KIMBER ICs and KIMBER power cords for an intuitive cable array system synergy .... the best models that you can afford.Both of your current ones on a first stab bl... 
Looking for a good system for my apartment. Any advise?
I saw this setup at an audio show in Toronto a year ago .... a GREAT. modest priced system....the in-person audition  was jaw-dropping for its price- point strata.Here is the show reporter take on it that echoes that sentiment . It impressed me en... 
Class A or AB Solid State Integrated Amp for Spendor D9's - Coming from Tubes
SPENDOR speakers - EXPOSURE integrated amp - VAN DEN HUL cables array I heard these systems at a Toronto audiofest .... terrific https://www.stereophile.com/ssi2009/spendor-exposure-van_den_hul/index.htmlhttps://www.stereophile.com/content/bluebir... 
What is the best audiophile speaker for a tiny square room?
Tannoy Autograph Minihttps://www.hifi.blog/tannoy-autograph-mini-ow-review-vintage-in-a-noble-compact-look/ 
Ever Hear a Tube CD player?
REGA ISIS VALVE cdp / dachttps://www.6moons.com/audioreviews/rega2/1.htmlSensational! 
Semi-Compact Integrated Amp w/ Excellent Sound Quality?
CYRUShttps://www.cyrusaudio.com/products/cyrus-one-hd/https://www.cyrusaudio.com/category/integrated-amplifiers/DIMENSIONS (MM). / INCHES) Height – 73 / 2,87Width – 215 / 8.46Depth – 360 / 14.17REVIEWSTHE ONE HD  https://www.whathifi.com/cyrus/one... 
Looking for a good compact cd/stereo receiver for my wife...
pre- ownedARCAM SOLO NEOARCAN SOLO MININewNAIM UNITI ATOMNAIM UNITI NOVA 
Electrocompaniet ECI 3 vs Primare A30.1/I30
Yep (1) REGA and ROKSAN would be my first choice on your list price point.(2) If you stretch your budget then a wide host of options open up, starting with move-up models in the above. Intuitively, you only get what you pay for in this crazy hobby... 
Electrocompaniet ECI 3 vs Primare A30.1/I30
Electrocompaniet website has a small Canadian outfit as its exclusive Canadian and US distributorhttps://electrocompaniet.com/pages/store-locatorRed Leaf Audio Distribution24 Pearl Street South, Hamilton, ON, Canada+1 (905) 746-9333http://www.redl... 
Electrocompaniet ECI 3 vs Primare A30.1/I30
You are limiting yourself to old / discontinued brand models . The $400 spread is immaterial in your decision tree IMO.MY TAKE ON CHOICE- because they are old / discontinued models, what’s the inevitable repairs and parts availability pathway?it E... 
1st Post Intro & Ramblings
Yep .... you can still get a great toe-tapping audio system without spending the wad or even straining the budget .I have four systems ranging from $1,000 to $40,000. The one that I listen to the most is my comparatively modest home office system ...