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My Long List of Amplifiers and My Personal Review of Each!
   
My Long List of Amplifiers and My Personal Review of Each!
I will be releasing the very first interview that Emile - (Taiko Audio's founder) has ever done on Youtube. I am glad to be the first person to interview him and i hope you all enjoy this.  I plan to release the video around 215pm Easter Time tod... 
My Long List of Amplifiers and My Personal Review of Each!
I just don't have the bandwidth to sustain all the work i do here plus doing the tweaking/ fine tuning needed with Vinyl but i might do that some day. I like the convenience of streaming and that is really the main reason why i am still doing it. ... 
My Long List of Amplifiers and My Personal Review of Each!
Yes, if you can upgrade to the n20, it will be a marked improvement. It's almost impossible to go back once you've owned a music server.   
My Long List of Amplifiers and My Personal Review of Each!
I didn't know there was a timeline for things?  In my current state, with my equipment and maybe due to the taiko's transparent sound, i am hearing the big difference between both formats. Also, it has been quite a while since i revisited my loca... 
My Long List of Amplifiers and My Personal Review of Each!
It was great. If you don't own a music server and have been using a laptop or something like it, i highly recommend it. There's no doubt that the improvements will be substantial.   
My Long List of Amplifiers and My Personal Review of Each!
@henry201 Not sure what you mean by "now that i finally have a good front end" as if i haven’t had a good one before 😂    
My Long List of Amplifiers and My Personal Review of Each!
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My Long List of Amplifiers and My Personal Review of Each!
   
My Long List of Amplifiers and My Personal Review of Each!
Impossible... I wish i was wrong... The density of the music and impact is so much better with local files.   
My Long List of Amplifiers and My Personal Review of Each!
I had told Emile that there was barely any difference but then i returned 3 hours later and it was quite apparent i was wrong.  Mike at Suncoast audio also did this exercise and he also said the same thing. The gentleman who sold me the vac monos... 
My Long List of Amplifiers and My Personal Review of Each!
I need to make a video today about what i am hearing with local files. WOW WOW WOW. I can’t believe the difference in sound quality between streaming and playing local files. I don’t even want to stream more music from Tidal or Qobuz. Greyhound s... 
My Long List of Amplifiers and My Personal Review of Each!
Do you all remember how a few months ago i had rated the Gryphon Essence as the second best amplifier from the Gryphon lineup? Well... stereophile just rated it as the best amplifier of 2021... My perception of this amp was SPOT ON and theirs seem... 
My Long List of Amplifiers and My Personal Review of Each!
   
My Long List of Amplifiers and My Personal Review of Each!
I think that would be a question for WBF... just make sure you ask an actual user and not a dealer or distributor..I don't think many folks here roll with that caliber of gear although there might be exceptions i am sure.   The Taiko is awesome i...