Responses from lokie

Who's Your Favorite Bass Players; Why?
Flea- Red Hot Chili Peppers This is the best rock band in the last 10 years and his sound is a big reason why. He plays fast, loud, and funky. Great live performances. I've seen them 5 times and seeing them again in Atlanta next week. 
Is $18,000 enough for a high end HT?
I have a fealing that you would not get much more enjoyment out of a $50,000 system than you would with something like Krelldog's system. Your on the right track with this thread. Just keep asking questions. 
Best HT speaker system
I heard the GENELEC'S for the first time recently and was really impressed. These speakers are extremely flexible and can be tweaked to match just about any scenario. As mentioned before, each speaker has it's own amp but also an "eaquilizer". If ... 
Is There Big Trouble Brewing?
I think apple is on to something with its ITunes site (http://www.apple.com/itunes/) . They sold one million songs at $.99/ea in their first week of operation. A buck a song seems reasonable to me. If the technology gets even more hifi I would spe... 
Is There Big Trouble Brewing?
Wow, I cant' wait to sit down to dinner tonight and listen to an MP3 file and enjoy a nice bowl of soylent green 
Is There Big Trouble Brewing?
When I was fifteen I had the choice between The Who, Stones, and Allmand Bros. etc. etc.. There was no fabrication with these bands like there is now. I don't want to come across anti business but I just think there is too much meddling in the art... 
Is There Big Trouble Brewing?
Seandtatlor99 I think your comment 'The other good news is that technology may allow more artists to bypass record companies altogether and market direct via the web' is the shining light at the end of this tunnel. Like other industries the intern... 
Loud and Live
Great responses, forgot about some these old live classics and discovered some new ones. Can't wait to try out some of these the next time me and my old buds get together again. 
Greatest Guitar Band
Derick and the Dominoes, Has the Eagles been mentioned? 
Who is your overall favorite guitarist?
Clapton is the "cleanest" guitarist I've ever heard. But one thing he doesn't get enough credit for is the fact that he is a great singer. His guitar playing is versatile and he always plays the kind of music I like. Two examples are Derick and th... 
Two of your best audiophile Blues CD's ?
SRV SACDs?? Tell me more. 
Who is your overall favorite guitarist?
Here, Here tubgroover. From a Tennessean, the guitarist guitarist deseves a shout. 
Who is your overall favorite guitarist?
SRV- Just listen to Voodo Chile once. 
Two of your best audiophile Blues CD's ?
1. JOHN LEE HOOKER, "The Best of Friends" This modern recording has most of his classics with cameos by Bonnie Raite, Santana, Charlie Brown and Eric Clapton. If you like to listen to music while you exercise there is nothing better. 2. ERIC CLAPT...