Responses from jrwaudio
|what are your top "audio bargins" in your system history?|
I would have to say a Marantz 2265B reciever that someone gave me back in the early 80's That was the beginning of my audiophile journey Recently l bought a used Spectron musical MK lll class D amp designed by John Ulrich and the old beast almo...
|Why do we stop listening to new music as we get older?|
I’m an old fart and mostly stream, so l listen to all kinds of music From Diana Ankudinova (need to check her out! full stop) to Odesza, London Grammer and Daft Punk and so many more
|Hello and "THANKS IN ADVANCE"|
OMG it's been the late 70's since it was the last time l heard my friends Bose 901's I thought they where great, until l heard my other friends Infinity Kappa 9's
|What is your experience with amp power?|
I have Maggie's and typically drive them with my VAC tube amp (KT88) 100 watts per side I also have two subs in my system To me it sounds magical but at the same time, l felt something was missing When I use my other amp that puts out 500watts@8o...
|Opinion: Modern country is the worst musical genre of all time|
My daughter in law loves the current country and western music, and after an hour of listening (sort of)to the music I ask her why is the same singer performing all the songs, as they all sound the same? All is not lost because of new musicians l...
|How do you stop house guest from damaging your speakers?|
Hey l touch my own drivers in my speakers I lightly touch them occasionally to make sure everything is working Sure enough one night I just wasn't hearing the magic and l thought I was having an off night for listening to my stereo rig I walked ...
Aurora is very good! I actually discovered her a while back when I was watching another young female singer Diana Ankudinova Diana is the most interesting singer I've heard in decades as she's a rare contralto and also polyphonic
|I Was Stunned|
They are 90 degree straight elbows and he also uses straight tees Plus unions for assembly No welding required : )
|HT and 2 channel in same room? 1 or 2 systems?|
I have 2 channel and AV 5.1 in my low profile credenza I have a Oppo BD Blu-ray player that has RCA sub out that goes to my two Subs and HDMI that goes to my Emotiva XMC-2 AV preamp Also BNC digital out to my Exogal Comet Plus DAC From my DAC l go...
|A public service announcement |
One phono cart is too many and a hundred is not enough
|For the first time...|
I have record player, a 1914 Victor-Victrola console that still works perfectly I never play it though : ) I just really like all the convenience of streaming from my smartphone, and nevermind all the new artists that l have discovered from str...
|I want more bass…|
I have full range tower speakers with built in powered woofers And also have two subs and won't do any critical listening without my subs in the mix
|Ultimate stereo nightmare|
My stereo rig wiring looks like a NJ road map
|Wilson to Tekton to ????|
You know you're old when the stereo equipment you bought new is now considered vintage! Still have the same gear and it performs flawlessly One sale l regret was selling my Dunlavy SC lll 's but they were on the large size to store
|Favourite Guitarists |
Andres Segovia The GOAT: SRV New commer: Billy Strings