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If you had access to a time machine, what concerts would you go back to see?
@artizen65  I saw him on that tour too, really amazing! I would have liked to see young Steve Winwood. 
to do or not to do?
Leave them alone:-)The braiding serves the same purpose as the Mapleshade style of separating the wires - eliminating interference. 
Why would 2 schiit aegir amps sound the same as 1?
You will get what you are looking for by bi amping not bridging. I'm not good at explaining why but here is a link.https://forum.audiogon.com/discussions/bridging-amps-good-idea-or-bad-idea 
Interconnect RCA Cables between Preamp to Poweramp
I like Silnote cables.Well made and reasonably priced. Silver will emphasize the leading edges and highs and copper is warmer. I think Silnote achieves both without leaning too far either way.As a matter of personal taste since I have mostly tubed... 
What Was Your Favorite “Game Changer” Moment?
Days of Future Passed....or Past....When I discovered how a really good power cable can transform everything. 
Tuning my system towards a darker tone
If you decide to experiment with cables,research Triode Wire Labs. Their power cables are very effective (especially with digital) at taming aggressive high frequencies. Thirty day audition period to return if they don't work out for you.Thick dra... 
Name a few albums which helped determine your musical tastes
Sgt Pepper BeatlesFreak Out ZappaYer Album James Gang 
An audio rack that really does make a difference.
If I were to replace my current console it would be a Timbernation.A friend has one and I really like the look and quality. 
If Steve Got You Last Week...
Cool!Now I don't feel so alone. I've been listening to CDs exclusively for a very long time. I do stream Amazon on the computer just to find more music to buy. 
Has "politically correct" killed the used audio market?
I usually stay out of these types of arguments. But all anyone has to do is fact check the nonsense MC is going on about. Where in the world is he coming up with his bizarre statistics?! Now I'll go back to ignoring his crazy talk. 
I love sad music
Peggy Lee - Is That All There IsEric Clapton Unplugged - Lonely Stranger 
What speaker – under $10k – has the best timbre and tonal qualities?
I've moved from Tekton to Harbeth for the same reason as the OP.I have nothing negative to say about the Tektons. I've never been as satisfied or looked forward to listening as much as I do now. 
Audiophile demographics?
There are quite a few female audiophiles on this site.You don't notice them because they avoid the long argumentive threads. 
What sends shivers down your spine when you play it on your system?
Anything by John Lee Hooker 
New WIREWORLD Eclipse 8 series FULL REVIEW
I tried an entire loom of WireWorld Eclipse8 plus Electra7 pcs.Not a good match for my system. The noise filtering design of those cables caused the music to sound dull to me. I never tried the Platinum. Some find them just perfect for their syste...