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Any truth to my feeling that MM carts are possibly better than MC on rock recordings?
I am in the initial stage of comparison of MM to my 1st new MC for various types of music. I get instant comparisons from my single TT with 3 arms/cartridges to identical system via SUT with 3 inputs and Pass for MM. shown in photo in my eBay list... 
YouTube video music
auxinputlast night, hopping about YouTube, favorite/familiar music videos, Google Chrome browser beat Firefox slightly, the reverse of the prior night’s slight advantage to Firefox.Any clues?..........................SSD. Streaming, is the Hard D... 
YouTube video music
auxinputjust to clarify, that link was just to illustrate the type/size, mine is a different one. mine has two sets of mouse buttons which I find handy, don't really use the trackpad much, slightly bigger buttons would be better.  
Your top movie or tv show soundtracks (emotional)?
Emotional, like kick asssss,Soundtrack from movie 'Domino'loosely based on a female Bounty Hunterhttps://www.imdb.com/title/tt0421054/ 
Is it better to have two matched subs or one
BASS IS/CAN BE STEREObass fundamentals, and their overtones give location, imaging of jazz or rock bass player is easy and enjoyable to perceive when done right.My speakers have 15" woofers. Think of them as a stereo pair of front firing subs. Exc... 
Having A Tough Time Justifying More Than One Table
my 3 arm TT is shown in the last photo of my ebay LP listing’shttps://www.ebay.com/itm/133587830551 
Having A Tough Time Justifying More Than One Table
My Single TT now has 3 Tonearms: MC; MM; MONO Vintage JVC Wood Plinth CL-P2 with 2 removable armboards, and a 3rd arm added on the narrow left side. Here’s a CL-P2 https://www.canuckaudiomart.com/details/649544904-jvc-victor-tt-81-dd-turntable-wit... 
YouTube video music
I use a PC with Intel Audio and Intel Video on the Motherboard to avoid the need for a separate video card and it’s heat which activates fan noise. You simply do not know it is on.https://support.hp.com/us-en/document/c05737506 Integrated audioAu... 
YouTube video music
auxinputthanks, I just downloaded Firefox, hopped about YouTube music videosFirefox is definitely better than YouTube via GoogleI'm going downstairs to download it onto my PC into my HT, and compare the Smart TV's YouTube to the PC's Firefox YouTube 
powered sub to an Adcom speaker selector box
thank you both for clarifications 
To amp or preamp?
Well, getting the speakers/tweeters in best location/height is important before changing equipment. 
powered sub to an Adcom speaker selector box
IF you go line level to sub, as yogi saidafter you split your preamp output into two left and two right, using the fitting he posted, or a pair of Y adaptershttps://www.amazon.com/LEIGESAUDIO-Female-Adapter-Splitter-Connector/dp/B07P45DT6K/ref=sr_... 
powered sub to an Adcom speaker selector box
that sub-woofer only has line level in as others have noted.IF you change to a different sub, some subs, like my Velodyne Servo 1200, have the option of speaker wire inputs or line level in. Adjustable crossover and Volume.In your setup, the 2 pai... 
To amp or preamp?
Your speakers are ideal to try tube amps, that complicates your options doesn't it.I had an older McIntosh SS pair: Amp: MC2250 (tested accurate to 305 wpc); Pre-Amp: C28I sold them, went to McIntosh Tube Tuner/Preamp mx110z; Cayin Integrated Tube... 
To amp or preamp?
I've never seen or heard them, I surely would enjoy a listen.A quick search gave me OEM site, and Stereophile Review, ...You mentioned speaker detail, I thought I would pass on this comment about the tweeters narrow vertical dispersion, some peopl...