lowrider57

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GREAT MUSIC - SO POORLY RECORDED...
Many of the Deutsch Gramophone recordings from the mid 70s to the 90s were ruined by over-mic'ing the orchestra. The technique of close mic'ing and multi mic'd instruments ruined the sense of space between instruments, tonal qualities, and ambienc... 
Optical vs coax vs spdif
the Marantz also has digital coax outYes, I looked at the images. That's the RCA SPDIF coax that you will use.And I'll be interested in how your 75ohm cables sound. 
Optical vs coax vs spdif
Most experts agree that 1.5 meters is the optimal length for digital coax. It has to do with having minimal reflections of the data stream as it passes from CD transport to DAC. You’re going to hear the term jitter used frequently. This "jitter" n... 
Optical vs coax vs spdif
Best way to go is with S/PDIF coax. You'll need to get a cable with RCA connectors to mate with your DAC. And the quality and design of the cable makes a difference to sonics.You should use the archives to research the different cables since this ... 
Tube Rolling Advice for the Backert Labs Rhumba Extreme?
 +1 @jackd Total agreement. 
Great musicians who should have been famous except....
Keith Moon...mega famous and not an underrated drummer.Isn't this what the thread is about? 
Yet another Qobuz vs. Tidal debate
I'm staying with Qobuz Hires since I listen mainly to classical and the quality is excellent. And new titles are being added every day including historic and rare classical recordings. For other genres Tidal has them beat.Qobuz also has a pretty d... 
Great musicians who should have been famous except....
The Rosanna shuffle...https://youtu.be/NMI81yIlT0Q 
Great musicians who should have been famous except....
Are only drummers unknown and underappreciated?? 
Great musicians who should have been famous except....
Elvin Jones, Philly Joe Jones, Jack DeJohnette. There is one big difference...DeJohnette got paid very well. 
Great musicians who should have been famous except....
It's true jazz drummers are unknown except to those that travel in that circle. I would consider Billy Cobham famous and recognized for his music and skill. He sells out shows whenever he plays, but isn't known to the general public. Drummers like... 
Tube Rolling Advice for the Backert Labs Rhumba Extreme?
I don’t want a syrupy or bloated tube sound, more airy and detailed on the top with holographic imaging with solid heft on the bottom end.I believe this preamp uses 12AU7's. Do you know how many and is there a phono stage?Amperex and Telefunken fi... 
Great musicians who should have been famous except....
John McGeoch, a brilliant guitarist who played with several bands of the post-punk era, including Siouxsie and the Banshees, Visage, Magazine, and Public Image Ltd.From Wikipedia...He has been described as one of the most influential guitarists of... 
... WHAT POWER CORD(S) ARE PLAYING IN YOU SYSTEM TODAY?
Furutech Nano... PreampCullen Crossover... AmpAudience Powerchord... Transport, DACCullen C7... Bluesound NodeVH Audio Flavor 4/Furutech Gold... EquiCore 1800 
It’s you.
This forum has become especially snarky with a lack of respect for members' thoughts and comments. And then there are the trolls, the instigators, provocateurs.